Affiliation: University of Virginia
- Quality of life as a clinical trial endpoint: determining the appropriate interval for repeated assessments in patients with advanced lung cancerPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, McLeod Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
Support Care Cancer 12:767-73. 2004..Retaining a high percentage of QOL information may lessen the effect of measurement bias due to patient attrition and may give more validity to QOL studies...
- Determining issues of importance for the evaluation of quality of life and patient-reported outcomes in breast cancer: results of a survey of 1072 patientsPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, 202 Jeanette Lancaster Way, Charlottesville, VA, 22903 3387, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 151:679-86. 2015..These results provide confidence in the content of quality of life measures for large groups of patients with breast cancer, including the new Breast Cancer Symptom Scale (BCSS) questionnaire. ..
- A substance use decision aid for medically at-risk adolescents: results of a randomized controlled trial for cancer-surviving adolescentsPatricia J Hollen
School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
Cancer Nurs 36:355-67. 2013..Adolescent survivors of childhood cancer engage in risky behaviors...
- Factors related to decision making and substance use in adolescent survivors of childhood cancer: a presenting clinical profileP J Hollen
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
J Cancer Surviv 7:500-10. 2013..Decision making related to risk behaviors is important as they have reached an age during which initiation of substance use risk behavior is common...
- A theory-based decision aid for patients with cancer: results of feasibility and acceptability testing of DecisionKEYS for cancerPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22903 3387, USA
Support Care Cancer 21:889-99. 2013..This report describes findings of the feasibility and acceptability of implementing a short, clinic-based decision aid and presents an in-depth clinical profile of the participants...
- Can a computerized format replace a paper form in PRO and HRQL evaluation? Psychometric testing of the computer-assisted LCSS instrument (eLCSS-QL)Patricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, 225 Jeanette Lancaster Way, Charlottesville, VA 22903 3387, USA
Support Care Cancer 21:165-72. 2013....
- Adapting the Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS) to mesothelioma: using the LCSS-Meso conceptual model for validationPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
Cancer 101:587-95. 2004..The patient-rated scale of the LCSS was modified slightly for patients with mesothelioma (LCSS-Meso), because no other mesothelioma-specific instrument was available...
- Substance use risk behaviors and decision-making skills among cancer-surviving adolescentsPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, USA
J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:264-73. 2007..In conjunction with the statistics related to higher health risks in this vulnerable group of teens, these findings support continued efforts in developing interventions for risk behavior counseling...
- Measuring quality of life in patients with pleural mesothelioma using a modified version of the Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS): psychometric properties of the LCSS-MesoPatricia J Hollen
University of Virginia, McLeod Hall, P O Box 800782, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
Support Care Cancer 14:11-21. 2006..005). The LCSS-Meso is a feasible, reliable, and valid instrument to assess health-related QOL in patients with pleural mesothelioma. One item, hemoptysis, was dropped from the original LCSS based on these findings...
- A comparison of visual analogue and numerical rating scale formats for the Lung Cancer Symptom Scale (LCSS): does format affect patient ratings of symptoms and quality of life?P J Hollen
School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0782, USA
Qual Life Res 14:837-47. 2005..The intent was to determine the degree of agreement between two formats to generalize the existing psychometric properties for the original measure to the new presentation...
- Capturing treatment decision making among patients with solid tumors and their caregiversRandy A Jones
School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 40:E24-31. 2013..To examine the feasibility and acceptability of using a decision aid with an interactive decision-making process in patients with solid tumors and their caregivers during cancer-related treatment...
- An intervention to change clinician behavior: Conceptual framework for the multicolored simplified asthma guideline reminder (MSAGR)Mary C O'Laughlen
University of Virginia School of Nursing, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0782, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 21:417-22. 2009....
- Patterns of fatigue in adolescents receiving chemotherapyJeanne M Erickson
School of Nursing, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
Oncol Nurs Forum 37:444-55. 2010..To describe patterns of fatigue in adolescents and the impact of fatigue during one month of chemotherapy, to explore variables that affect fatigue, and to explore the feasibility of collecting daily self-report data in this population...
- Fatigue, sleep-wake disturbances, and quality of life in adolescents receiving chemotherapyJeanne M Erickson
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:e17-25. 2011..This study measured fatigue, sleep disturbances, and quality of life in 20 adolescents over 1 month while they were receiving chemotherapy...
- Decision-making program for rural adolescents with asthma: a pilot studyHyekyun Rhee
University of Rochester, School of Nursing, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 23:439-50. 2008..The intervention was favorably received by participants. An approach enhancing decision-making quality can be effective in addressing the risk of substance use in adolescent with asthma by altering motivations...
- Making a difference: nursing scholarship and leadership in tobacco controlLinda Sarna
School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Nurs Outlook 61:31-42. 2013..The AAN is positioned to maximize nursing leadership in this effort...
- Prevention of tobacco use among medically at-risk children and adolescents: clinical and research opportunities in the interest of public healthKenneth P Tercyak
Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007 2401, USA
J Pediatr Psychol 33:119-32. 2008..This article provides an overview of considerations in the prevention of tobacco use in this special population...
- A Decision Aid for Cancer-Surviving AdolescentsPatricia Hollen; Fiscal Year: 2008..Data will be collected during a semistructured interview for the initial and 12-month clinic visits. Generalized linear models will be used for data analyses. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..