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Pediatric Psycho-Oncology Professionals
General References
  • Noll RB, Patel S, Embry L, Hardy KK, Pelletier W, Annett R, Patenaude A, Lown A, Sands S, & Barakat LP. (2013). Children’s Oncology Group’s 2013 blueprint for research: Behavioral Sciences. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 60, 1048-1054. doi: 10.1002/pbc.24421

  • Hildenbrand AK, Clawson K, Alderfer MA, Marsac ML. (2011). Coping with pediatric cancer: Strategies employed by children and their parents to manage cancer-related stressors during treatment. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 28(6):344-354. E-publication 2011 doi:10.1177/1043454211430823

  • Wakefield CE, McLoone J, Goodenough B, Lenthen K, Cairns DR, Cohn RJ. (2010). The psychosocial impact of completing childhood cancer treatment: a systematic review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 35(3), 262-274.

  • Annett RD, Bender BG, Skipper B, & Allen C. (2010). Predicting moderate improvement and decline in pediatric quality of life over 24 months. Quality of Life Research, 19(10), 1517-1527.
  • Annett RD & Erickson SJ. (2009). Feasibility of a school re-integration program for children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. European Journal of Cancer Care, 18, 421-428.
  • Bingen K, Kent MW, Rodday AM, Ratichek SJ, Kupst MJ, & Parsons SK. (2012). Children's coping with hematopoietic stem cell transplant stressors: Results from the Journeys to Recovery study. Children's Health Care, 41(10), 145-161. DOI: 10.1080/02739615.2012.656551.

  • Bonilla M, Rossell N, Salaverria C, Gupta S, Barr R, Sala A, Metzger ML, & Sung L. (2009). Prevalence and predictors of abandonment of therapy among children with cancer in El Salvador. International Journal of Cancer. 125(9), 2144-2146.

  • Compas BE, Jaser S, Dunn MJ, & Rodriguez EM. (2012). Coping with chronic illness in childhood and adolescence. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 8, 255-280. DOI: 10.1146.annurev-clinpsy-032511-143108.

  • Currier JM, Hermes S, & Phipps S. (2009). Children's response to serious illness: perception of benefit and burden finding in a pediatric cancer population. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 34(10), 1129-1134.

  • Engelen V, Detmar S, Koopman H, Maurice-Stam H, Caron H, Hoogerbrugge P, Egeler RM, Kaspers G, & Grootenhuis M. (2012). Reporting health-related quality of life scores to physicians during routine follow-up visits of pediatric oncology patients: Is it effective? Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 58(5), 766-774.

  • Kasparian NA, McLoone JK, & Butow PN. (2009). Psychological responses and coping strategies among patients with malignant melanoma: a systematic review of the literature. Archives of Dermatology, 145, 1415-1427. Accompanied by an invited editorial:
    • Smith N, Fuhrmann T, Tausk F. (2009). Psychneuro-oncology: Its Time Has Arrived. Archives of Dermatology, 145(12), 265-278.

  • Kazak AE, Rourke MT, Alderfer MA, Pai A, Reilly AF, & Meadows AT. (2007). Evidence-based assessment, intervention and psychosocial care in pediatric oncology: a blueprint for comprehensive services across treatment. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32(9), 1099-1110.

  • Massimo LM, Wiley TJ, & Caprino D. (2008). Health emigration: a challenge in paediatric oncology. Journal of Child Health Care, 12(2), 106-115.
  • Matteo B & Pierluigi B. (2008). Descriptive survey about causes of illness given by the parents of children with cancer. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 12, 134-141.

  • Michel G, Abel T, Fuhr DC, Bisegger C, & The Kidscreen Group. (2009). Age and gender differences in health related quality of life of children and adolescents across Europe: a multilevel analysis. Quality of Life Research, 18(9), 147-157.

  • Miller KL, Vannatta K, Compas BE, Vasey M, McGoran K, Salley CG, & Gerhardt CA.. (2009). The role of coping and temperament in the adjustment of children with cancer. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 10(34), 1135-1143.

  • Noll RB & Kupst MJ. (2007). Commentary: The psychological impact of pediatric cancer: hardiness, the exception or the rule? Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32, 1089-1098.
  • Pai ALH & Drotar D. (2010). Treatment adherence impact: the systematic assessment and quantification of the impact of treatment adherence on pediatric medical and psychological outcomes. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 35(4), 383-393.
  • Pao M, Ballard E, Rosenstein D, Wiener L, & Wayne A. (2006). Psychotropic medication use in pediatric patients with cancer. Archives of Pediatric Adolescent Medicine, 160, 818-822.
  • Parsons SK, Saiki-Craighill S, Mayer DK, Sullivan AM, Jeruss S, Terrin N, Tighiouart H, Nakagawa K, Iwata Y, Hara J, Grier GE, & BLock S. (2007). Telling children and adolescents about their cancer diagnosis: Cross-cultural comparisons between pediatric oncologists in the US and Japan. Psycho-Oncology, 16(1), 60-68.
  • Phipps S. (2007). Adaptive style in children with cancer: implications for a positive psychology approach. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 32(9), 1055-1066.
  • Ramirez LY, Huestis S, Yap TY, Zyzanski S, Drotar D, & Kodish E. (2009). Potential chemotherapy side effects. What do oncologists tell parents? Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 52, 497-502.

  • Rosen GM & Brand SR. (2011). Sleep in children with cancer: A case review of seventy children. Supportive Care in Cancer, 19, 985-994.

  • Vannatta K, Salley CG, & Gerhardt CA. (2009). Pediatric oncology: Progress and future directions. In M. Roberts and R. Steele (Eds.), Hanbook of Pediatric Psychology (4th ed., pp. 319-333). New York: Guilford Press.

  • Wakefield CE, McLoone J, Goodenough B, Lenthen K, Cairns DR, & Cohn RJ. (2010). The psychosocial impact of completing childhood cancer treatment: A systematic review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 35(3), 262-274.

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