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Long-term complications in adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors.

Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program 2018 11;2018(1):146-153

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1182/asheducation-2018.1.146DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6245964PMC
November 2018

Damocles' syndrome revisited: Update on the fear of cancer recurrence in the complex world of today's treatments and survivorship.

Hematol Oncol Stem Cell Ther 2018 Sep 19;11(3):129-134. Epub 2018 Feb 19.

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hemonc.2018.01.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6098978PMC
September 2018

Patient-reported outcomes and health status associated with chronic graft--host disease.

Haematologica 2018 09 1;103(9):1535-1541. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3324/haematol.2018.192930DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6119141PMC
September 2018

Opportunities for improving oncology care.

Authors:
Karen L Syrjala

Lancet Oncol 2018 04;19(4):449

Dr Karen L Syrjala, Director of Biobehavioral Sciences, and Co-Director of Survivorship Program, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30208-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5951621PMC
April 2018

Anxiety and Depression in Cancer Survivors.

Med Clin North Am 2017 Nov 18;101(6):1099-1113. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

Biobehavioral Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, D5-220, Seattle, WA 98109, USA; Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcna.2017.06.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5915316PMC
November 2017

Evaluation and treatment of insomnia in adult cancer survivorship programs.

J Cancer Surviv 2017 02 5;11(1):74-79. Epub 2016 Aug 5.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-016-0564-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865603PMC
February 2017

Provision of integrated psychosocial services for cancer survivors post-treatment.

Lancet Oncol 2017 01;18(1):e39-e50

Biobehavioral Sciences Department, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1470-2045(16)30659-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865587PMC
January 2017

Filling the gaps in knowledge and treatments for sexual health in young adult male cancer survivors.

Authors:
Karen L Syrjala

Cancer 2016 07 12;122(14):2134-7. Epub 2016 May 12.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.29988DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4930404PMC
July 2016

Hot flashes in breast cancer survivors: Frequency, severity and impact.

Breast 2016 Jun 8;27:116-21. Epub 2016 Apr 8.

Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 825 Eastlake Ave E., Seattle, WA, 98109-1023, United States; Breast Medical Oncology, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave East, G3-630, Seattle, WA, 98109, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.breast.2016.02.013DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5893329PMC
June 2016

Psychometric properties of the Cancer and Treatment Distress (CTXD) measure in hematopoietic cell transplantation patients.

Psychooncology 2016 May 29;25(5):529-35. Epub 2015 Jun 29.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/pon.3861
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pon.3861DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4695330PMC
May 2016

Developing a Risk Prediction Model for Long-Term Physical and Psychological Functioning after Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Mar 11;22(3):549-56. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.11.1102DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4753122PMC
March 2016

Parent Outlook: How Parents View the Road Ahead as They Embark on Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation for Their Child.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2016 Jan 5;22(1):104-11. Epub 2015 Sep 5.

Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; Department of Pediatrics, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2015.08.040DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4706486PMC
January 2016

Resilience, health, and quality of life among long-term survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation.

Cancer 2015 Dec 19;121(23):4250-7. Epub 2015 Aug 19.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.29651DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4666727PMC
December 2015

Outcomes and satisfaction after delivery of a breast cancer survivorship care plan: results of a multicenter trial.

J Oncol Pract 2015 Mar;11(2):e222-9

Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; LIVESTRONG, Austin, TX; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; University of California, Los Angeles, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA; Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA; University of Colorado Cancer Center, Denver, CO; and University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chapel Hill, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JOP.2014.001404DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5706128PMC
March 2015

Comorbidity-age index: a clinical measure of biologic age before allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Oct 25;32(29):3249-56. Epub 2014 Aug 25.

Mohamed L. Sorror, Rainer F. Storb, Brenda M. Sandmaier, Fabiana Ostronoff, H. Joachim Deeg, Karen L. Syrjala, Elihu Estey, David G. Maloney, Frederick R. Appelbaum, Paul J. Martin, and Barry E. Storer, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Mohamed L. Sorror, Rainer F. Storb, Brenda M. Sandmaier, Fabiana Ostronoff, H. Joachim Deeg, Karen L. Syrjala, Elihu Estey, David G. Maloney, Frederick R. Appelbaum, and Paul J. Martin, University of Washington School of Medicine; Barry E. Storer, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA; Smita Bhatia, City of Hope School of Medicine, Duarte, CA; Richard T. Maziarz, Center for Hematologic Malignancies, Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Institute and School of Medicine, Portland, OR; Michael A. Pulsipher, University of Utah School of Medicine and Primary Children's Medical Center, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UT; and Michael B. Maris, Colorado Blood Cancer Institute School of Medicine, Denver, CO.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2013.53.8157DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4178523PMC
October 2014

Pain in cancer survivors.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Jun 5;32(16):1739-47. Epub 2014 May 5.

Paul A. Glare, Amitabh Gulati, Dawn Lemanne, Natalie Moryl, Kevin C. Oeffinger, and Michael D. Stubblefield, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medical College; Pamela S. Davies, Esmé Findlay, Judith A. Paice, and Karen L. Syrjala, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY; Pamela S. Davies, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, University of Washington; Karen L. Syrjala, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA; Esmé Finlay, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM; and Judith A. Paice, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2013.52.4629DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4031191PMC
June 2014

Psychological and behavioral approaches to cancer pain management.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Jun 5;32(16):1703-11. Epub 2014 May 5.

Karen L. Syrjala and Jean C. Yi, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Karen L. Syrjala, Mark P. Jensen, and M. Elena Mendoza, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and Hannah M. Fisher and Francis J. Keefe, Duke University, Durham, NC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2013.54.4825DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4031190PMC
June 2014

Resilience and psychosocial outcomes in parents of children with cancer.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2014 Mar 19;61(3):552-7. Epub 2013 Nov 19.

Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington; University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; Treuman Katz Center for Pediatric Bioethics, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.24854DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4066960PMC
March 2014

Development of a symptom index for patients with primary brain tumors.

Value Health 2014 Jan-Feb;17(1):62-9

Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2013.11.006DOI Listing
March 2014

Influence of conventional cardiovascular risk factors and lifestyle characteristics on cardiovascular disease after hematopoietic cell transplantation.

J Clin Oncol 2014 Jan 2;32(3):191-8. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Eric J. Chow, K. Scott Baker, Stephanie J. Lee, Mary E.D. Flowers, Kara L. Cushing-Haugen, Yoshihiro Inamoto, Wendy M. Leisenring, Karen L. Syrjala, and Paul J. Martin, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Eric J. Chow, K. Scott Baker, Seattle Children's Hospital; Eric J. Chow, K. Scott Baker, Stephanie J. Lee, Mary E.D. Flowers, and Paul J. Martin, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; and Nandita Khera, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2013.52.6582DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3887476PMC
January 2014

Development and initial validation of the NCCN/FACT symptom index for advanced kidney cancer.

Value Health 2013 Jul-Aug;16(5):789-96. Epub 2013 Jun 19.

Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2013.04.015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5886788PMC
November 2013

Measuring priority symptoms in advanced bladder cancer: development and initial validation of a brief symptom index.

J Support Oncol 2013 Jun;11(2):86-93

Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 710 N. Lake Shore Drive, Suite 729, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S154467941200142
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.suponc.2012.07.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5886785PMC
June 2013

Promoting resilience among parents and caregivers of children with cancer.

J Palliat Med 2013 Jun 6;16(6):645-52. Epub 2013 May 6.

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2012.0494DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3719479PMC
June 2013

The effect of pre-transplant distress on immune reconstitution among adult autologous hematopoietic cell transplantation patients.

Brain Behav Immun 2013 Mar 13;30 Suppl:S142-8. Epub 2012 Aug 13.

Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S088915911200203
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbi.2012.07.020DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3549315PMC
March 2013

Delivering care to long-term adult survivors of hematopoietic cell transplantation.

J Clin Oncol 2012 Oct 24;30(30):3746-51. Epub 2012 Sep 24.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109-1024, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2012.42.3038DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3675679PMC
October 2012

Hypnosis for symptom management in women with breast cancer: a pilot study.

Int J Clin Exp Hypn 2012 ;60(2):135-59

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00207144.2012.648057DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865596PMC
July 2012

Community-based exercise program effectiveness and safety for cancer survivors.

J Cancer Surviv 2012 Jun 13;6(2):219-28. Epub 2012 Jan 13.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, D5-220, P.O. Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-011-0213-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4821160PMC
June 2012

Systematic review of psychosocial morbidities among bereaved parents of children with cancer.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2012 Apr 28;58(4):503-12. Epub 2011 Oct 28.

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.23386DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3270147PMC
April 2012

Children's psychological distress during pediatric HSCT: parent and child perspectives.

Pediatr Blood Cancer 2012 Feb 25;58(2):289-96. Epub 2011 May 25.

Department of Psychiatry, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pbc.23185DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3257159PMC
February 2012

A brief symptom index for advanced lung cancer.

Clin Lung Cancer 2012 Jan 23;13(1):14-23. Epub 2011 May 23.

Department of Medical Social Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cllc.2011.03.033DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4486486PMC
January 2012

Supportive care of hematopoietic cell transplant patients.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2012 Jan;18(1 Suppl):S12-6

Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2011.10.029DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3445407PMC
January 2012

Development and implementation of an Internet-based survivorship care program for cancer survivors treated with hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.

J Cancer Surviv 2011 Sep 5;5(3):292-304. Epub 2011 May 5.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, D5-220, P.O. Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-011-0182-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3260882PMC
September 2011

Adult cancer survivorship care: experiences from the LIVESTRONG centers of excellence network.

J Cancer Surviv 2011 Sep 10;5(3):271-82. Epub 2011 May 10.

Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB #7461, 1700 Martin Luther King Blvd, Room 316, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-011-0180-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3739450PMC
September 2011

Sexual functioning in obese adults enrolling in a weight loss study.

J Sex Marital Ther 2011 ;37(3):224-35

Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0092623X.2011.564530DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3201733PMC
August 2011

Factors associated with adherence to preventive care practices among hematopoietic cell transplantation survivors.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2011 Jul 8;17(7):995-1003. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2010.10.023DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3062948PMC
July 2011

Pre- and post-transplantation risk factors for delirium onset and severity in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation.

J Clin Oncol 2011 Mar 24;29(7):895-901. Epub 2011 Jan 24.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2010.28.4521DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3068062PMC
March 2011

Development and validation of 11 symptom indexes to evaluate response to chemotherapy for advanced cancer.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2011 Mar;9(3):268-78

Department of Medical Social Sciences, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865593PMC
March 2011

A new index of priority symptoms in advanced ovarian cancer.

Gynecol Oncol 2011 Feb 13;120(2):214-9. Epub 2010 Nov 13.

Kellogg Cancer Center, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Evanston, IL 60201, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ygyno.2010.09.025DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5865601PMC
February 2011

Impact of delirium on decision-making capacity after hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation.

Psychosomatics 2010 Jul-Aug;51(4):320-9

Morristown Memorial Hospital, 100 Madison Ave., Morristown, NJ 07962, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1176/appi.psy.51.4.320DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6397775PMC
October 2010

Measuring musculoskeletal symptoms in cancer survivors who receive hematopoietic cell transplantation.

J Cancer Surviv 2010 Sep 8;4(3):225-35. Epub 2010 May 8.

Biobehavioral Sciences Department, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11764-010-0126-xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3288113PMC
September 2010

Pain in long-term breast cancer survivors: frequency, severity, and impact.

Pain Med 2010 Jul 8;11(7):1099-106. Epub 2010 Jun 8.

Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1526-4637.2010.00880.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5886791PMC
July 2010

Impact of delirium on distress, health-related quality of life, and cognition 6 months and 1 year after hematopoietic cell transplant.

Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 2010 Jun 25;16(6):824-31. Epub 2010 Jan 25.

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98125, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbmt.2010.01.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4486483PMC
June 2010