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  2. Clinical Correspondence

    1. The European organization for research and treatment of cancer — satisfaction with cancer care questionnaire: revision and extended application development

      Anne Brédart, Ariane Beaudeau, Teresa Young, Hugo Moura De Alberquerque Melo, Juan Ignacio Arraras, Liz Friend, Heike Schmidt, Krzysztof A. Tomaszewski, Mia Bergenmar, Amélie Anota, Anna Costantini, Frédéric Marchal, Iwona M. Tomaszewska, Vassilios Vassiliou, Wei-Chu Chie, José Hureaux, Thierry Conroy, John Ramage, Franck Bonnetain, Dagmara Kulis, Neil K. Aaronson and EORTC Quality of Life Group

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4127

  3. Papers

    1. Prevalence and associated positive psychological variables of anxiety and depression among patients with central nervous system tumors in China: a cross-sectional study

      Yijun Bao, Lizhuo Li, Yanlei Guan, Wei Wang, Yan Liu, Pengfei Wang, Xiaolong Huang, Shanwei Tao and Yunjie Wang

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4128

  4. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Coping, stress, and insomnia in hematopoietic stem cell transplant candidates

      Morgan S. Lee, Yasmin Asvat, Brian D. Gonzalez, Paul B. Jacobsen and Heather S. L. Jim

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4134

    2. Beliefs about medicines, doctor–patient relationship, and coping among European patients with cancer

      Luigi Grassi, Elena Meggiolaro, Maria Alejandra Berardi, Agustina Sirgo, Maria Cristina Colistro, Elisabeth Andritsch, Alessandra Montesi, Tatiana Bertelli, Clemens Farkas, Rosangela Caruso, Silvana Sabato, Sara Massarenti, Eva Juan Linarez and Maria Giulia Nanni

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4125

  5. Papers

    1. Unmet needs of non-Hodgkin lymphoma survivors in Korea: prevalence, correlates, and associations with health-related quality of life

      Soo Hyun Kim, Suyeon Lee, So Hee Kim, Oh Nam Ok, Im-Ryung Kim, Eunju Choi, Yoon-Koo Kang, Seok Jin Kim and Moon Hee Lee

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4136

    2. Co-worker perceptions of return-to-work opportunities for Japanese cancer survivors

      Hisashi Eguchi, Koji Wada, Yoshiyuki Higuchi and Derek R. Smith

      Article first published online: 13 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4130

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  8. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Preliminary report: training head and neck cancer dietitians in behaviour change counselling

      Alison Kate Beck, Ben Britton, Amanda Baker, Cathy Odelli, Chris Wratten, Judith Bauer, Luke Wolfenden and Gregory Carter

      Article first published online: 6 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4129

  9. Papers

    1. Comparing the meanings of living with advanced breast cancer between women resilient to distress and women with persistent distress: a qualitative study

      W. W. T. Lam, S. W. Yoon, W. K. Sze, A. W. Y. Ng, I. Soong, A. Kwong, D. Suen, J. Tsang, W. Yeo, K. Y. Wong and R. Fielding

      Article first published online: 6 APR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4116

    2. Promoting improved family caregiver health literacy: evaluation of caregiver communication resources

      Elaine Wittenberg, Joy Goldsmith, Betty Ferrell and Sandra L. Ragan

      Article first published online: 16 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4117

    3. Savoring moderates the association between cancer-specific physical symptoms and depressive symptoms

      Wai Kai Hou, Kam Man Lau, Sin Man Ng, Ashley Chi Kin Cheng, Tracy Chui Yu Shum, Sheung-tak Cheng and Hester Yui Shan Cheung

      Article first published online: 16 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4114

  10. Review Articles

  11. Papers

    1. Grief symptoms and difficult patient loss for oncologists in response to patient death

      Leeat Granek, Merav Ben-David, Shahar Shapira, Gil Bar-Sela and Samuel Ariad

      Article first published online: 14 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4118

    2. Avoidant coping and self-efficacy mediate relationships between perceived social constraints and symptoms among long-term breast cancer survivors

      Rebecca N. Adams, Catherine E. Mosher, Andrea A. Cohee, Timothy E. Stump, Patrick O. Monahan, George W. Sledge Jr, David Cella and Victoria L. Champion

      Article first published online: 10 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4119

    3. A randomized pilot trial of a videoconference couples communication intervention for advanced GI cancer

      Laura S. Porter, Francis J. Keefe, Donald H. Baucom, Maren Olsen, S. Yousuf Zafar and Hope Uronis

      Article first published online: 8 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4121

    4. Factors associated with self-perceived burden to the primary caregiver in older patients with hematologic malignancies: an exploratory study

      Yves Libert, Cindy Borghgraef, Yves Beguin, Nicole Delvaux, Martine Devos, Chantal Doyen, Stéphanie Dubruille, Anne-Marie Etienne, Aurore Liénard, Isabelle Merckaert, Christine Reynaert, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder, Nicole Straetmans, Eric Van Den Neste, Dominique Bron and Darius Razavi

      Article first published online: 4 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4108

    5. A qualitative study exploring health perceptions and factors influencing participation in health behaviors in colorectal cancer survivors

      Sarah J. Hardcastle, Chloe Maxwell-Smith, Nik Zeps, Cameron Platell, Moira O'Connor and Martin S. Hagger

      Article first published online: 3 MAR 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4111

    6. Physical activity in Black breast cancer survivors: implications for quality of life and mood at baseline and 6-month follow-up

      Allyson D. Diggins, Lauren E. Hearn, Suzanne C. Lechner, Debra Annane, Michael H. Antoni and Nicole Ennis Whitehead

      Article first published online: 28 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4095

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  13. Review Articles

    1. Psychological variables associated with quality of life following primary treatment for head and neck cancer: a systematic review of the literature from 2004 to 2015

      Simon Dunne, Orla Mooney, Laura Coffey, Linda Sharp, Deirdre Desmond, Conrad Timon, Eleanor O'Sullivan and Pamela Gallagher

      Article first published online: 26 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4109

  14. Papers

    1. Posttraumatic growth among head and neck cancer survivors with psychological distress

      K. Holtmaat, N. van der Spek, P. Cuijpers, C. R. Leemans and I. M. Verdonck-de Leeuw

      Article first published online: 25 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4106

  15. Original Articles

    1. What do women with breast cancer expect from their treatment? Correlates of negative treatment expectations about endocrine therapy

      Sarah R. Heisig, Meike C. Shedden-Mora, Pia von Blanckenburg, Winfried Rief, Isabell Witzel, Ute-Susann Albert and Yvonne Nestoriuc

      Article first published online: 23 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4089

  16. Papers

    1. Predictive factors of depressive symptoms of elderly patients with cancer receiving first-line chemotherapy

      S. Duc, M. Rainfray, P. Soubeyran, M. Fonck, J. F. Blanc, J. Ceccaldi, L. Cany, V. Brouste and S. Mathoulin-Pélissier

      Article first published online: 23 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4090

    2. Clinically assessed posttraumatic stress in patients with breast cancer during the first year after diagnosis in the prospective, longitudinal, controlled COGNICARES study

      Varinka Voigt, Franziska Neufeld, Judith Kaste, Markus Bühner, Philipp Sckopke, Rachel Wuerstlein, Karin Hellerhoff, Anikó Sztrókay-Gaul, Michael Braun, Franz Edler von Koch, Eliane Silva-Zürcher, Stephan Hasmüller, Ingo Bauerfeind, Gerlinde Debus, Peter Herschbach, Sven Mahner, Nadia Harbeck and Kerstin Hermelink

      Article first published online: 22 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4102

    3. Posttraumatic growth in breast cancer survivors: does age matter?

      Chloe C. Boyle, Annette L. Stanton, Patricia A. Ganz and Julienne E. Bower

      Article first published online: 18 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4091

  17. Review Articles

  18. Invited Perspective

    1. Current state and future prospects of research on fear of cancer recurrence

      Sophie Lebel, Gozde Ozakinci, Gerald Humphris, Belinda Thewes, Judith Prins, Andreas Dinkel and Phyllis Butow

      Article first published online: 18 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4103

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  21. Papers

    1. In sickness and in health: classmates are highly motivated to provide in-hospital support during childhood cancer therapy

      Lea H. Lindgren, Kjeld Schmiegelow, Anne Sofie Helms, Troels Thorsteinsson and Hanne B. Larsen

      Article first published online: 12 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4094

  22. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Psychological burden at the time of diagnosis among Mexican breast cancer patients

      Adriana Pérez-Fortis, Maya J. Schroevers, Joke Fleer, Patricia Alanís-López, María Guadalupe Veloz-Martínez, Rosa Elena Ornelas-Mejorada, Robbert Sanderman, Adelita V. Ranchor and Juan José Sánchez Sosa

      Article first published online: 12 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4098

  23. Papers

    1. Perceived diagnostic delay and cancer-related distress: a cross-sectional study of patients with colorectal cancer

      Anne Miles, Paula L. McClements, Robert J. C. Steele, Claudia Redeker, Nick Sevdalis and Jane Wardle

      Article first published online: 11 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4093

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      Health behaviours and fear of cancer recurrence in 10 969 colorectal cancer (CRC) patients

      A. Fisher, R. J. Beeken, M. Heinrich, K. Williams and J. Wardle

      Article first published online: 11 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4076

    3. Trajectories of total depression and depressive symptoms in prostate cancer patients receiving six months of hormone therapy

      Christopher F. Sharpley, David R.  H. Christie, Vicki Bitsika and Bradley J. Miller

      Article first published online: 9 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4100

  24. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Anxiety in common situations of everyday life and depression in women with mastectomies

      Francisco García-Torres, Francisco J. Alós and Carolina Pérez-Dueñas

      Article first published online: 8 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4074

    2. Assessing real-time sun protection decisions using audio diaries: feasibility and outcomes

      Laura Fitzpatrick, Joshua Pulinat, Elyse Shuk, Susan Holland, Jack Burkhalter and Jennifer L. Hay

      Article first published online: 8 FEB 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4080

  25. Papers

    1. Changes in social support predict emotional well-being in breast cancer survivors

      Angela J. Fong, Tanya M.F. Scarapicchia, Meghan H. McDonough, Carsten Wrosch and Catherine M. Sabiston

      Article first published online: 28 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4064

  26. Review Articles

    1. Risk of cancer among patients with depressive disorder: a meta-analysis and implications

      Hee Kyung Ahn, Jeong Hun Bae, Hong Yup Ahn and In Cheol Hwang

      Article first published online: 26 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4084

  27. Original Articles

  28. Papers

    1. The financial impact of head and neck cancer caregiving: a qualitative study

      Myles Balfe, Phyllis Butow, Eleanor O'Sullivan, Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Aileen Timmons and Linda Sharp

      Article first published online: 26 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4079

  29. Review Articles

    1. Economic evaluations of psychosocial interventions in cancer: a systematic review

      Mbathio Dieng, Anne E. Cust, Nadine A. Kasparian, Graham J. Mann and Rachael L. Morton

      Article first published online: 26 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4075

  30. Papers

    1. Perceived social support and health-related quality of life in AYA cancer survivors and controls

      Marta Tremolada, Sabrina Bonichini, Giuseppe Basso and Marta Pillon

      Article first published online: 26 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4072

    2. Linking dispositional mindfulness and positive psychological processes in cancer survivorship: a multivariate path analytic test of the mindfulness-to-meaning theory

      Eric L. Garland, Paul Thielking, Elizabeth A. Thomas, Mary Coombs, Shelley White, Joy Lombardi and Anna Beck

      Article first published online: 22 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4065

    3. Analysis of the psychological impact of cancer-related symptoms on patients with non-small cell lung cancer

      Mark S. Walker, Gerhardt M. Pohl, Arthur C. Houts, Gerson Peltz, Paul J. E. Miller, Lee S. Schwartzberg, Edward J. Stepanski and Martin Marciniak

      Article first published online: 20 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4071

  31. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Parenting stress related to raising infants receiving treatment for retinoblastoma

      Michie Nagayoshi, Taiko Hirose, Kyoko Toju, Shigenobu Suzuki, Motoko Okamitsu, Takahide Omori, Aki Kawamura and Naoko Takeo

      Article first published online: 18 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4062

  32. Review Articles

    1. A systematic review and meta-analysis of prescribing practices of antidepressants in cancer patients

      Saira Sanjida, Monika Janda, David Kissane, Joanne Shaw, Sallie-Anne Pearson, Tracey DiSipio and Jeremy Couper

      Article first published online: 17 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4048

  33. Papers

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  35. Papers

    1. Mechanisms of navigating goals after testicular cancer: meaning and emotion regulation

      Michael A. Hoyt, Christian J. Nelson, Katie Darabos, Amanda Marín-Chollom and Annette L. Stanton

      Article first published online: 13 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4068

    2. Avoidance of cancer communication, perceived social support, and anxiety and depression among patients with cancer

      Ansuk Jeong, Dong Wook Shin, So Young Kim, Hyung Kook Yang and Jong-Hyock Park

      Article first published online: 11 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4060

    3. Post-diagnosis social networks, and lifestyle and treatment factors in the After Breast Cancer Pooling Project

      Candyce H Kroenke, Yvonne L. Michael, Xiao-Ou Shu, Elizabeth M. Poole, Marilyn L. Kwan, Sarah Nechuta, Bette J. Caan, John P. Pierce and Wendy Y. Chen

      Article first published online: 8 JAN 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4059

    4. Relationships between neurocognitive functioning, mood, and quality of life in patients with temporal lobe glioma

      Kyle R. Noll, Mariana E. Bradshaw, Jeffrey S. Weinberg and Jeffrey S. Wefel

      Article first published online: 17 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4046

    5. Psychometric properties of the Parenting Concerns Questionnaire in cancer survivors with minor and young adult children

      Laura Inhestern, Johanna C. Bultmann, Volker Beierlein, Birgit Möller, Georg Romer, Anna C. Muriel, Cynthia W. Moore, Uwe Koch and Corinna Bergelt

      Article first published online: 17 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4049

    6. Participation in pediatric oncology: views of child and adolescent patients

      Katharina M. Ruhe, Domnita O. Badarau, Pierluigi Brazzola, Heinz Hengartner, Bernice S. Elger, Tenzin Wangmo and for the Swiss Pediatric Oncology Group (SPOG)

      Article first published online: 17 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4053

    7. Role of family caregivers' self-perceived preparedness for the death of the cancer patient in long-term adjustment to bereavement

      Youngmee Kim, Charles S. Carver, David Spiegel, Hannah-Rose Mitchell and Rachel S. Cannady

      Article first published online: 10 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4042

    8. The impact of a spiritual legacy intervention in patients with brain cancers and other neurologic illnesses and their support persons

      Katherine M. Piderman, Carmen Radecki Breitkopf, Sarah M. Jenkins, Maria I. Lapid, Gracia M. Kwete, Terin T. Sytsma, Laura A. Lovejoy, Timothy J. Yoder and Aminah Jatoi

      Article first published online: 7 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4031

    9. Poor-prognosis disclosure preference in cancer patient–caregiver dyads and its association with their quality of life and perceived stress: a cross-sectional survey in mainland China

      Xin Nie, Dawei Ye, Qiming Wang, Anne Manyande, Lin Yang, Hong Qiu, Tengfei Chao, Peng Zhang, Chen Gong, Liang Zhuang, Shiying Yu and Huihua Xiong

      Article first published online: 7 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4055

    10. The complex interplay of physician, patient, and spouse in preoperative counseling for radical prostatectomy: a comparative mixed-method analysis of 30 videotaped consultations

      Johannes Huber, Jürg C. Streuli, Novica Lozankovski, Regina J. F. Stredele, Peter Moll, Markus Hohenfellner, Christian G. Huber, Andreas Ihrig and Tim Peters

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4041

    11. Crossed views of burden and emotional distress of cancer patients and family caregivers during palliative care

      Tanguy Leroy, Emmanuelle Fournier, Nicolas Penel and Véronique Christophe

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4056

    12. Repeated participation in pancreatic cancer surveillance by high-risk individuals imposes low psychological burden

      Ingrid C.  A.  W. Konings, Grace N. Sidharta, Femme Harinck, Cora M. Aalfs, Jan-Werner Poley, Jacobien M. Kieffer, Marianne A. Kuenen, Ellen M.  A. Smets, Anja Wagner, Jeanin E. van Hooft, Anja van Rens, Paul Fockens, Marco J. Bruno and Eveline M.  A. Bleiker

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4047

    13. Expecting the best and being prepared for the worst: structure, profiles, and 2-year temporal stability of dispositional optimism in women with breast cancer

      Fredrik Saboonchi, Lena-Marie Petersson, Kristina Alexanderson, Richard Bränström and Agneta Wennman-Larsen

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4045

    14. Comparison of patient-reported need of psycho-oncologic support and the doctor's perspective: how do they relate to disease severity in melanoma patients?

      Sandra Nolte, Sicco H. van der Mei, Kerstin Strehl-Schwarz, Johanna Köster, Armin Bender, Matthias Rose, Johannes Kruse and Eva M. J. Peters

      Article first published online: 3 DEC 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4050

    15. Validity, specificity, feasibility and acceptability of a brief pediatric distress thermometer in outpatient clinics

      Lori Wiener, Haven Battles, Sima Zadeh, Brigitte C. Widemann and Maryland Pao

      Article first published online: 30 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4038

    16. Idiographic quality of life assessment before radical cystectomy

      Christopher B. Anderson, Bruce Rapkin, Brieyona C. Reaves, Arony J. Sun, Bradley Morganstern, Guido Dalbagni, Machele Donat, Harry W. Herr, Vincent P. Laudone and Bernard H. Bochner

      Article first published online: 30 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4025

    17. Longitudinal social cognitive influences on physical activity and sedentary time in Hispanic breast cancer survivors

      Scherezade K. Mama, Jaejoon Song, Alexis Ortiz, Maribel Tirado-Gomez, Cristina Palacios, Daniel C. Hughes and Karen Basen-Engquist

      Article first published online: 25 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4026

    18. Social outcomes in adult survivors of childhood cancer compared to the general population: linkage of a cohort with population registers

      Anna Font-Gonzalez, Elizabeth (Lieke) Feijen, Elske Sieswerda, Eline van Dulmen-den Broeder, Martha Grootenhuis, Helena Maurice-Stam, Huib Caron, Marie-Louise Essink-Bot, Helena van der Pal, Ronald Geskus and Leontien Kremer

      Article first published online: 23 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4040

  36. Review

    1. Cancer-related hair loss: a selective review of the alopecia research literature

      Priya Dua, Mark F. Heiland, Amanda C. Kracen and Teresa L. Deshields

      Article first published online: 23 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4039

  37. Papers

    1. A pilot study of cancer patients' use of traditional healers in the Radiotherapy Department, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria

      C . C. Asuzu, T. Elumelu-Kupoluyi, M . C. Asuzu, O . B. Campbell, E . O. Akin-Odanye and D. Lounsbury

      Article first published online: 17 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4033

    2. Spiritual or religious struggle in hematopoietic cell transplant survivors

      Stephen Duane King, George Fitchett, Patricia E. Murphy, Kenneth I. Pargament, Paul J. Martin, Rebecca H. Johnson, David A. Harrison and Elizabeth Trice Loggers

      Article first published online: 15 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4029

  38. Clinical Correspondence

    1. Internet-delivered cognitive-behaviour therapy for recent cancer survivors: a feasibility trial

      Nicole M. Alberts, Heather D. Hadjistavropoulos, Blake F. Dear and Nickolai Titov

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4032

  39. Papers

    1. Fatalism, medical mistrust, and pretreatment health-related quality of life in ethnically diverse prostate cancer patients

      Natalie Escobio Bustillo, Heather L. McGinty, Jason R. Dahn, Betina Yanez, Michael H. Antoni, Bruce R. Kava and Frank J. Penedo

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4030

    2. The ‘cause’ of my cancer, beliefs about cause among breast cancer patients and survivors who do and do not seek IO care

      M. Robyn Andersen, Kelsey Afdem, Shelly Hager, Marcia Gaul, Erin Sweet and Leanna J. Standish

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1002/pon.4028


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