Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
- Deciding upon and refining a research questionPatrick Stone
Department of Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Palliat Med 16:265-7. 2002
- Cancer-related fatigue--a difference of opinion? Results of a multicentre survey of healthcare professionals, patients and caregiversP Stone
Department of Psychiatry, St Georges Hospital Medical School, London SW17 ORE, UK
Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 12:20-7. 2003..Healthcare professionals need more information about the effectiveness of existing interventions for cancer-related fatigue and further research is required to improve the current management of this debilitating symptom...
- Investigation of diagnostic criteria for cancer-related fatigue syndrome in patients with advanced cancer: a feasibility studyHelen Murphy
Division of Mental Health, St George s University of London, London, SW17 0RE, UK
Palliat Med 20:413-8. 2006..The prevalence of clinically significant fatigue symptoms was 62.5% (10/16). The BFS was found to have a sensitivity of 70% and a specificity of 64% for detecting clinically significant fatigue. The prevalence of CRFS was 12.5% (2/16)...
- A systematic review and meta-analysis of the pharmacological treatment of cancer-related fatigueOllie Minton
Division of Mental Health, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1155-66. 2008..This systematic review and meta-analysis aims to review the available evidence and make recommendations for practice and research...
- Evaluation of central serotonin sensitivity in breast cancer survivors with cancer-related fatigue syndromeSusanna Alexander
Division of Mental Health, St George s University of London, London, UK
J Pain Symptom Manage 40:892-8. 2010..Increased central serotonin sensitivity is hypothesized to contribute toward the development of cancer-related fatigue syndrome (CRFS)...
- The measurement, causes and effective management of cancer-related fatiguePatrick Stone
Palliative Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Int J Palliat Nurs 8:120-8. 2002....
- Predicting survival in patients with advanced diseasePaul Glare
Department of Palliative Care, Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, Australia
Eur J Cancer 44:1146-56. 2008..More well-designed studies of prognosis and its impact on decision making are needed. The benefits and limitations of prognostication should be considered in many clinical decisions...
- Comparison between fatigue, sleep disturbance, and circadian rhythm in cancer inpatients and healthy volunteers: evaluation of diagnostic criteria for cancer-related fatigueRoland Fernandes
St George s University of London, London, United Kingdom
J Pain Symptom Manage 32:245-54. 2006..Despite cancer inpatients having greater impairments of sleep and circadian rhythm, it was found that fatigue severity did not appear to be related to these impairments...
- Fatigue in palliative care patients -- an EAPC approachLukas Radbruch
Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Palliat Med 22:13-32. 2008..Identification of the time point, where treatment of fatigue is no longer indicated is important to alleviate distress at the end of life...