Terrance L Albrecht

Summary

Affiliation: Wayne State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding patient decisions about clinical trials and the associated communication process: a preliminary report
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:210-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Communication and informed consent
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 17:336-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A portable, unobtrusive device for videorecording clinical interactions
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara A Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:165-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Transdisciplinary studies of surgical oncology trial accrual: A National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute Roadmap-affiliated project update
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Department of Family Medicine, Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Cancer 107:171-4. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Studying the process of clinical communication: issues of context, concepts, and research directions
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Karmanos Cancer Institute and Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Health Commun 14:47-56. 2009
  6. pmc Influence of clinical communication on patients' decision making on participation in clinical trials
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:2666-73. 2008
  7. pmc Satisfaction with support versus size of network: differential effects of social support on psychological distress in parents of pediatric cancer patients
    Felicity W K Harper
    Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
    Psychooncology 25:551-8. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Parent communication and child pain and distress during painful pediatric cancer treatments
    Rebecca J W Cline
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, and Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:883-98. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Information seeking during "bad news" oncology interactions: Question asking by patients and their companions
    Susan Eggly
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:2974-85. 2006
  10. pmc Longitudinal study of parent caregiving self-efficacy and parent stress reactions with pediatric cancer treatment procedures
    Felicity W K Harper
    Karmanos Cancer Institute Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1658-64. 2013

Research Grants

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding patient decisions about clinical trials and the associated communication process: a preliminary report
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:210-4. 2003
    ..Relatively little is known about why patients enroll in such trials. This affects the training and education programs designed to increase such participation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Communication and informed consent
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 17:336-9. 2005
    ..To examine recent cancer research literature on the extent to which effective communication with adult and pediatric patients and their surrogates occurs during the informed consent process...
  3. ncbi request reprint A portable, unobtrusive device for videorecording clinical interactions
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Barbara A Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Behav Res Methods 37:165-9. 2005
    ..Data are presented to demonstrate that the system is unobtrusive during the interaction, yet fully compatible with institutional review board guidelines to protect human participants' privacy and freedom to control the recording process...
  4. ncbi request reprint Transdisciplinary studies of surgical oncology trial accrual: A National Institutes of Health/National Cancer Institute Roadmap-affiliated project update
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Department of Family Medicine, Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Cancer 107:171-4. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Studying the process of clinical communication: issues of context, concepts, and research directions
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Karmanos Cancer Institute and Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Health Commun 14:47-56. 2009
    ..Two examples from our empirical research program are described...
  6. pmc Influence of clinical communication on patients' decision making on participation in clinical trials
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:2666-73. 2008
    ..To investigate how communication among physicians, patients, and family/companions influences patients' decision making about participation in clinical trials...
  7. pmc Satisfaction with support versus size of network: differential effects of social support on psychological distress in parents of pediatric cancer patients
    Felicity W K Harper
    Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI, USA
    Psychooncology 25:551-8. 2016
    ..In both sets of analyses, we examined whether these effects depended on the dimension of social support provided (i.e., satisfaction with support versus size of support network)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Parent communication and child pain and distress during painful pediatric cancer treatments
    Rebecca J W Cline
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, and Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:883-98. 2006
    ..This typology provides a theoretical approach to understanding previous research and offers a framework for the continuing investigation of the influence of parents' communication during potentially painful pediatric oncology procedures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Information seeking during "bad news" oncology interactions: Question asking by patients and their companions
    Susan Eggly
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:2974-85. 2006
    ..Future research and physician training in communication would benefit from expanding the focus beyond the patient-physician dyad to the roles and influence of multiple participants in medical interactions...
  10. pmc Longitudinal study of parent caregiving self-efficacy and parent stress reactions with pediatric cancer treatment procedures
    Felicity W K Harper
    Karmanos Cancer Institute Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Psychooncology 22:1658-64. 2013
    ..We examined relationships between parents' caregiving self-efficacy, parents' affect in response to their children's cancer-related treatment procedures, and parents' symptoms of post-traumatic stress at follow-up...
  11. pmc Oncologists' recommendations of clinical trial participation to patients
    Susan Eggly
    Program in Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 70:143-8. 2008
    ..To describe the frequency, context and type of oncologists' recommendations to patients that they participate in a clinical trial and to analyze the relationship between recommendations and patients' decisions to participate...
  12. doi request reprint Randomized trial of a question prompt list to increase patient active participation during interactions with black patients and their oncologists
    Susan Eggly
    Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, Detroit, MI, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns . 2016
    ..We evaluated an intervention designed to increase patient active participation and other communication-related outcomes during interactions between Black patients and non-Black oncologists...
  13. pmc Patient, companion, and oncologist agreement regarding information discussed during triadic oncology clinical interactions
    Susan Eggly
    Department of Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Psychooncology 22:637-45. 2013
    ..We also investigated the effect of topic on agreement and patient/companion self-reported understanding of discussions...
  14. pmc The influence of patient expectations regarding cure on treatment decisions
    Marci E J Gleason
    Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 75:263-9. 2009
    ..Further, to test whether patients' expectations for cure are affected by the strength of the oncologist-patient alliance or the extent to which companions (if present) share patients' expectations for cure...
  15. pmc Variation in question asking during cancer clinical interactions: a potential source of disparities in access to information
    Susan Eggly
    Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MA 48201, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 82:63-8. 2011
    ..to investigate whether patient demographic characteristics and patients' companions influence variation in patient question asking during cancer clinical interactions, thus representing a potential disparity in access to information...
  16. pmc Parent caregiver self-efficacy and child reactions to pediatric cancer treatment procedures
    Amy M Peterson
    1Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 31:18-27. 2014
    ..Findings suggest the utility of identifying parents who would benefit from targeted interventions to increase self-efficacy about caregiving during treatment procedures. ..
  17. pmc Children's positive dispositional attributes, parents' empathic responses, and children's responses to painful pediatric oncology treatment procedures
    Felicity W K Harper
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 30:593-613. 2012
    ..These relationships provide critical understanding of the influence of parent-child relationships on coping with treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Discussing bad news in the outpatient oncology clinic: rethinking current communication guidelines
    Susan Eggly
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:716-9. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Do Patients and Oncologists Discuss the Cost of Cancer Treatment? An Observational Study of Clinical Interactions Between African American Patients and Their Oncologists
    Lauren M Hamel
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University and Josephine Ford Cancer Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
    J Oncol Pract . 2016
    ....
  20. pmc Pediatric Cancer Patients' Treatment-Related Distress and Longer-Term Anxiety: An Individual Differences Perspective
    Christopher J Trentacosta
    Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI Departments of Oncology, and Pediatrics, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI Department of Psychology, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 37:753-761. 2016
    ..Child gender was examined as a potential moderator of these relationships...
  21. doi request reprint The role of the clinician in cancer clinical communication
    SUSAN S EGGLY
    Communication and Behavioral Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4100 John R St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Health Commun 14:66-75. 2009
    ..This report highlights three areas of research in cancer clinician communication including key areas of current and emerging research and theories and approaches for future research...
  22. pmc Comparing thin slices of verbal communication behavior of varying number and duration
    April Idalski Carcone
    Pediatric Prevention Research Center, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 98:150-5. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of thin slices to characterize the verbal communication behavior of counselors and patients engaged in Motivational Interviewing sessions relative to fully coded sessions...
  23. pmc Measuring the use of examination room time in oncology clinics: a novel approach to assessing clinic efficiency and patient flow
    Lauren M Hamel
    Wayne State University Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and Josephine Ford Cancer Institute Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
    J Oncol Pract 10:e385-9. 2014
    ..We propose a novel method of objectively measuring patient time in cancer clinic examination rooms and evaluating its impact on overall system efficiency...
  24. pmc A social psychological approach to improving the outcomes of racially discordant medical interactions
    Louis A Penner
    Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Detroit, MI 485201, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1143-9. 2013
    ..Medical interactions between Black patients and non-Black physicians are less positive and productive than racially concordant ones and contribute to racial disparities in the quality of health care...
  25. pmc Temperament, personality, and quality of life in pediatric cancer patients
    Felicity W K Harper
    PhD, Population Studies and Disparities Research Program, Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R Street MM03CB, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 39:459-68. 2014
    ..This study examined whether these dispositional attributes contribute to positive quality of life (QOL) in pediatric cancer patients...
  26. pmc Knowledge of breast density and awareness of related breast cancer risk
    Mark A Manning
    Department of Oncology, Karmanos Cancer Institute Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4100 John R MM03CB, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:270-4. 2013
    ..The results highlight the need to disseminate information regarding breast density to women, while ensuring that the information is equally accessible to both Black and White women...
  27. pmc Barriers to Clinical Trial Enrollment in Racial and Ethnic Minority Patients With Cancer
    Lauren M Hamel
    Wayne State University, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Department of Oncology, Population Studies Disparities Research Program, Detroit, MI, USA
    Cancer Control 23:327-337. 2016
    ..Underenrollment of racial and ethnic minorities reduces the generalizability of research findings and represents a disparity in access to high-quality health care...
  28. pmc Barriers to cancer screening among Orthodox Jewish women
    Rifky Tkatch
    Department of Oncology, Wayne State University School of Medicine Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R, MM03BF, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    J Community Health 39:1200-8. 2014
    ..Findings from this study may serve to inform culturally appropriate cancer education programs to overcome barriers to screening in this and other similar communities. ..
  29. pmc Parents' perspectives on physician-parent communication near the time of a child's death in the pediatric intensive care unit
    Kathleen L Meert
    Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:2-7. 2008
    ..Our objective is to describe parents' perceptions of their conversations with physicians regarding their child's terminal illness and death in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  30. pmc Between-race differences in the effects of breast density information and information about new imaging technology on breast-health decision-making
    Mark Manning
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI, United States Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 99:1002-10. 2016
    ..We examined the effects of BD information and imaging technology information on 138 African-American (AA) and European-American (EA) women's intentions to discuss breast cancer screening with their physicians...
  31. doi request reprint Influences of race and breast density on related cognitive and emotion outcomes before mandated breast density notification
    Mark Manning
    Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University School of Medicine, 4100 John R Rd, Detroit, MI 48201, United States Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 169:171-179. 2016
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  32. pmc A disparity of words: racial differences in oncologist-patient communication about clinical trials
    Susan Eggly
    Department of Oncology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Health Expect 18:1316-26. 2015
    ..Minority under-enrolment may be, in part, due to differences in the way clinical trials are discussed in oncology visits with African American vs. White patients...
  33. pmc Breast cancer incidence rates among orthodox Jewish women
    Rifky Tkatch
    Department of Oncology, Wayne State University Karmanos Cancer Institute, 4100 John R MM03BF, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 16:1007-10. 2014
    ..Implications include more research on health behaviors that may contribute to breast cancer in this insular community. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Communication and consumer decision making about cancer clinical trials
    Terrance L Albrecht
    Medical Interaction Research Group, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology MDC 44, College of Medicine, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute at the University of South Florida, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 50:39-42. 2003
    ..We explore the question from the perspectives of the medical provider, the patient, and the accompanying family member, in order to better frame the complex interactional dynamics occurring during the interaction...
  35. ncbi request reprint Patient-physician communication barriers regarding fertility preservation among newly diagnosed cancer patients
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:784-9. 2008
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Research Grants3

  1. Effects of Physician Communication on Patient Accrual
    Terrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Parental Role in Pediatric Cancer Pain and Survivorship
    Terrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, psychosocial and health status will be assessed several days after treatment procedure. ..
  3. Biopsychosocial Processes and Treatment Decision Making
    Terrance Albrecht; Fiscal Year: 2005
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