Affiliation: University of Leeds
- Anxiety disorders in cancer patients: their nature, associations, and relation to quality of lifeD Stark
Cancer Research UK Clinical Centre at Leeds, St James s University Hospital, and Academic Unit of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
J Clin Oncol 20:3137-48. 2002....
- Reassurance and the anxious cancer patientD Stark
The Cancer Research UK Clinical Centre at Leeds, St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
Br J Cancer 91:893-9. 2004..Some reassurance was counterproductive for the most anxious patients. Oncologists may need to use reassurance as a procedure, balancing risk, and benefits, and patient selection and to manage cancer patients in remission...
- Self-reported quality of life of individual cancer patients: concordance of results with disease course and medical recordsG Velikova
Imperial Cancer Research Fund Cancer Medicine Research Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom
J Clin Oncol 19:2064-73. 2001....
- Quality of life instruments in oncologyG Velikova
ICRF Cancer Medicine Research Unit, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, U K
Eur J Cancer 35:1571-80. 1999....
- The initial development of an item bank to assess and screen for psychological distress in cancer patientsA B Smith
Cancer Research UK, Clinical Centre, St James s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
Psychooncology 16:724-32. 2007..Additional items are required to more accurately assess patients across the whole continuum of psychological distress...
- Improving outcomes for teenagers and young adults (TYA) with cancerD Stark
Oncology, Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Leeds, United Kingdom
Klin Padiatr 225:331-4. 2013..In some there are established teams, bringing together paediatric and adult specialists from many healthcare professions, reviewing and contributing to the optimal care of all TYA with cancer as part of national health policy. ..
- 'Listening to Patients': what is the value of age-appropriate care to teenagers and young adults with cancer?S Marris
Undergraduate Medical School, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 20:145-51. 2011..Some of these needs are unmet in non-specialist units. There remains, however, a paucity of rigorous comparative studies quantifying the value of specialist cancer care for this patient group...
- Cancer incidence among the south Asian and non-south Asian population under 30 years of age in Yorkshire, UKM van Laar
Paediatric Epidemiology Group, Division of Epidemiology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9NL, UK
Br J Cancer 103:1448-52. 2010..Few studies have examined epidemiological differences between ethnic groups for children and young adults with cancer...
- Prospective study of the prevalence, genotyping, and clinical relevance of Dientamoeba fragilis infections in an Australian populationD Stark
Department of Microbiology, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, Australia
J Clin Microbiol 43:2718-23. 2005..This study shows the potential pathogenic properties of D. fragilis and the need for all laboratories to routinely test for this organism...