E C Clipp

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Considerations of psychosocial illness phase in cancer survival
    E C Clipp
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychooncology 10:166-78. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related vulnerabilities of older adults with colon adenomas: evidence from Project Prevent
    Elizabeth C Clipp
    School of Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 100:1085-94. 2004
  3. pmc The effect of spousal caregiving and bereavement on depressive symptoms
    D H Taylor
    Duke University Center for Health Policy, Durham, NC 27708, US
    Aging Ment Health 12:100-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors considered important at the end of life by patients, family, physicians, and other care providers
    K E Steinhauser
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center 152, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    JAMA 284:2476-82. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Preparing for the end of life: preferences of patients, families, physicians, and other care providers
    K E Steinhauser
    Program on the Medical Encounter and Palliative Care, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 22:727-37. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Caregiver psychological distress as a barrier to influenza vaccination among community-dwelling elderly with dementia
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Duke University School of Nursing, Trent Drive, DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Care 44:713-21. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of agreement between physicians' notation of 'no evidence of disease' (NED) and patients' report of cancer status
    Carolyn T Oates
    Department of Psychiatry, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Psychooncology 16:668-75. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Identifying, recruiting, and retaining seriously-ill patients and their caregivers in longitudinal research
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Duke University, NC 27705, USA
    Palliat Med 20:745-54. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Main outcomes of the FRESH START trial: a sequentially tailored, diet and exercise mailed print intervention among breast and prostate cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Duke School of Nursing, Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2709-18. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint The Diet Quality Index-Revised: a tool to promote and evaluate dietary change among older cancer survivors enrolled in a home-based intervention trial
    Denise Clutter Snyder
    School of Nursing, Duke University, Box 3322 Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1519-29. 2007

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Considerations of psychosocial illness phase in cancer survival
    E C Clipp
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychooncology 10:166-78. 2001
    ..Results indicate that psychosocial illness phase makes an independent contribution to survival time estimation (p<0.05) when all three dimensions are considered simultaneously...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related vulnerabilities of older adults with colon adenomas: evidence from Project Prevent
    Elizabeth C Clipp
    School of Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Cancer 100:1085-94. 2004
    ..S. overall and the first leading cause among individuals age > or = 75 years. Because polyp risk increases with age, interventions to prevent recurrent polyps among older adults likely would reduce CRC morbidity and mortality...
  3. pmc The effect of spousal caregiving and bereavement on depressive symptoms
    D H Taylor
    Duke University Center for Health Policy, Durham, NC 27708, US
    Aging Ment Health 12:100-7. 2008
    ..We conclude that caregiving increases depressive symptoms in the caregiver, but does not have a differential effect by gender. Increases in depressive symptoms following bereavement are short-term...
  4. ncbi request reprint Factors considered important at the end of life by patients, family, physicians, and other care providers
    K E Steinhauser
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center 152, 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    JAMA 284:2476-82. 2000
    ..Empirical evidence defining such factors, however, is lacking...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preparing for the end of life: preferences of patients, families, physicians, and other care providers
    K E Steinhauser
    Program on the Medical Encounter and Palliative Care, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 22:727-37. 2001
    ..Further research and training are needed to ensure that the desire for greater preparation is translated into improved action toward preparation in medical practice...
  6. ncbi request reprint Caregiver psychological distress as a barrier to influenza vaccination among community-dwelling elderly with dementia
    Joshua M Thorpe
    Duke University School of Nursing, Trent Drive, DUMC 3322, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Care 44:713-21. 2006
    ..A secondary aim was to determine whether psychologic distress mediates the relationship between other predisposing, enabling, and medical need variables and vaccination...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of agreement between physicians' notation of 'no evidence of disease' (NED) and patients' report of cancer status
    Carolyn T Oates
    Department of Psychiatry, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Psychooncology 16:668-75. 2007
    ..These findings also suggest the need for improved physician-patient communication and symptom recognition/management...
  8. ncbi request reprint Identifying, recruiting, and retaining seriously-ill patients and their caregivers in longitudinal research
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Duke University, NC 27705, USA
    Palliat Med 20:745-54. 2006
    ..The palliative care literature is replete with descriptions of studies unable to meet enrollment goals, and that as a result, do not have adequate power to test hypotheses or draw conclusions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Main outcomes of the FRESH START trial: a sequentially tailored, diet and exercise mailed print intervention among breast and prostate cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Duke School of Nursing, Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2709-18. 2007
    ..The FRESH START trial tested the efficacy of sequentially tailored versus standardized mailed materials on improving cancer survivors' diet and exercise behaviors...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Diet Quality Index-Revised: a tool to promote and evaluate dietary change among older cancer survivors enrolled in a home-based intervention trial
    Denise Clutter Snyder
    School of Nursing, Duke University, Box 3322 Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1519-29. 2007
    ..To utilize the Diet Quality Index-Revised (DQI-R) as a framework for delivering and evaluating an intervention to improve overall diet quality among older cancer survivors...
  11. pmc Identifying trajectories of depressive symptoms for women caring for their husbands with dementia
    Donald H Taylor
    Center for Health Policy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:322-7. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Childhood cancer survivors' perceived barriers to improving exercise and dietary behaviors
    Whitney D Arroyave
    School of Nursing, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:121-30. 2008
    ..To determine childhood cancer survivors' barriers to increasing exercise and consuming less fat and more fruits and vegetables, whole grains, and calcium-rich foods...
  13. pmc Identification of dementia: agreement among national survey data, medicare claims, and death certificates
    Truls Ostbye
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Center for Health Policy, School of Nursing, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2914 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:313-26. 2008
    ..To estimate the proportion of seniors with dementia from three independent data sources and their agreement...
  14. pmc Post-traumatic stress outcomes in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma survivors
    SOPHIA K SMITH
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:934-41. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Differences in health-related quality of life between older nursing home residents without cognitive impairment and the general population of Norway
    Jorunn Drageset
    Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 17:1227-36. 2008
    ..To advance the understanding of health-related quality of life among older nursing home residents by assessing their health-related quality of life and comparing this with norms from the general population...
  16. pmc Lifestyle intervention development study to improve physical function in older adults with cancer: outcomes from Project LEAD
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    School of Nursing, Department of Surgery, Older Americans Independence Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:3465-73. 2006
    ..Declines in physical functioning (PF) among elderly cancer patients threaten quality of life and the ability to maintain independence. Adherence to healthy lifestyle behaviors may prevent functional decline...
  17. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life at the end of life: validation of the QUAL-E
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Program on the Medical Encounter and Palliative Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Palliat Support Care 2:3-14. 2004
    ..To validate the QUAL-E, a new measure of quality of life at the end of life...
  18. ncbi request reprint Caregivers' reasons for nursing home placement: clues for improving discussions with families prior to the transition
    Gwendolen T Buhr
    Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, Box 3003, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gerontologist 46:52-61. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive assessment of the elderly cancer patient: the feasibility of self-report methodology
    Sally S Ingram
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:770-5. 2002
    ..The goal of the present study was to assess the ability of cancer patients to complete a self-administered CGA and then to characterize cancer patients across multiple domains and age groups...
  20. ncbi request reprint Patterns in functioning among residents of an affordable assisted living housing facility
    Stephanie J Fonda
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, MA 02472, USA
    Gerontologist 42:178-87. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Evolution in measuring the quality of dying
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Program on the Medical Encounter and Palliative Care, Durham VA Medical Center and Division of General Internal Medicine, Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:407-14. 2002
    ..The purpose of this paper is to evaluate quality-of-life instruments currently used to assess the experiences of dying patients, and to offer a design for a next generation instrument to measure quality at the end of life...
  22. ncbi request reprint Design of FRESH START: a randomized trial of exercise and diet among cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Duke University Medical Center DUMC, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:415-24. 2003
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  23. ncbi request reprint Management of terminal cancer in elderly patients
    Linda M Sutton
    Duke Oncology Network at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27701, USA
    Lancet Oncol 4:149-57. 2003
    ..We present a rational approach to nutritional issues along with a description of the psychosocial issues that must be included in the overall management of these patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Initial assessment of a new instrument to measure quality of life at the end of life
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Program on the Medical Encounter and Palliative Care, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:829-41. 2002
    ..We conducted this study to pilot a new multidimensional instrument to assess the quality of life at the end of life...
  25. doi request reprint Community-based service use by elders with dementia and their caregivers: a latent class analysis
    Anna S Beeber
    School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Nurs Res 57:312-21. 2008
    ..However, the research on factors that may explain CBSS use has been focused on individual characteristics, and how the care recipient and caregiver as a pair influence CBSS use has not been accounted for...
  26. ncbi request reprint Leading the Way in Exercise and Diet (Project LEAD): intervening to improve function among older breast and prostate cancer survivors
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Control Clin Trials 24:206-23. 2003
    ..In reporting our methods, we hope to give others "a leg up," so that they can hurdle with greater ease the barriers we experienced, and thus advance the field more rapidly...
  27. ncbi request reprint Survivors of childhood cancer and their guardians
    Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA demar001mc duke edu
    Cancer 103:2171-80. 2005
    ..Although some data regarding health behaviors of this population exist, receptivity to health promotion is largely unknown...
  28. ncbi request reprint Response rates to a mailed survey targeting childhood cancer survivors: a comparison of conditional versus unconditional incentives
    Philip M Rosoff
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, 222 Bell Building, Trent Drive, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1330-2. 2005
    ..A study was undertaken among childhood cancer survivors and their parents to determine if response rate to a mailed survey differed with provision of immediate versus delayed incentives...
  29. ncbi request reprint The association between oral health and general health and quality of life in older male cancer patients
    Sally S Ingram
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Duke University, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1504-9. 2005
    ..To describe the long-term effects of oral health problems on quality of life (QoL), functional status, pain, and general health in older male cancer patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint "Are you at peace?": one item to probe spiritual concerns at the end of life
    Karen E Steinhauser
    Centers for Palliative Care, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics, School of Nursing, Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Duke University, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:101-5. 2006
    ..A practical, evidence-based approach to discussing spiritual concerns in a scope suitable to a physician-patient relationship may improve the quality of the clinical encounter...
  31. ncbi request reprint Measuring the quality of dying in long-term care
    Jean C Munn
    College of Social Work, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1371-9. 2007
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  32. ncbi request reprint Congregational health ministries: a national study of pastors' views
    Ana Maria Catanzaro
    School of Nursing and Health Sciences, La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:6-17. 2007
    ..These Congregational Health Ministries (CHMs) emphasize health promotion and disease prevention. We compared the perceptions of pastors with and without organized CHMs and the characteristics of their congregations' health ministries...
  33. pmc Understanding the role of cancer worry in creating a "teachable moment" for multiple risk factor reduction
    Colleen M McBride
    National Human Genome Research Institute, Social and Behavioral Research Branch, 2 Center Drive, Building 2, Room E408, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:790-800. 2008
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