Kristen Abbott-Anderson

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CONTEXT Pain, fatigue, and sleep disturbance commonly co-occur in patients receiving treatment for advanced cancer. OBJECTIVES A pilot randomized controlled trial was conducted to assess initial efficacy of a patient-controlled cognitive-behavioral (CB) intervention for the pain, fatigue, and sleep disturbance symptom cluster. METHODS Eighty-six(More)
PURPOSE/OBJECTIVES To evaluate the feasibility of a patient-controlled cognitive-behavioral intervention for pain, fatigue, and sleep disturbance during treatment for advanced cancer and to assess initial efficacy of the intervention. DESIGN One group pre- and post-test design. SETTING Outpatient oncology clinics at a comprehensive cancer center in the(More)
OBJECTIVE To identify physical, psychological and social sexual concerns reported by gynecological (GYN) cancer survivors. METHODS A systematic review of the literature was conducted using CINAHL, PubMed and PsycInfo databases. Reference lists from articles provided additional relevant literature. Only research articles from peer-reviewed journals were(More)
The ability to successfully mentor others is an essential skill necessary for building and strengthening an infrastructure of well-prepared nurse faculty to accelerate advancements in nursing science. Mentoring is a fundamental part of the nurse faculty role, but new faculty are often unprepared to take on mentoring roles early in their academic career.(More)
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