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Session U: Symptom Management
Friday, 8 November 2013, 10:30 - 12:00
Penn Room I
Chair: Marieke Gielissen
U-1 A Patient-Centered Approach to Persistent Urinary Incontinence in Prostate Cancer Patients
Amy Zhang*1, Donald Bodner2, Alex Fu3, Nahida Gordon1, Eric Klein4, Denise Kresevic5, Shirley Moore1, Michael Purdum5, Gerald Strauss5, Hui Zhu2
1Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, USA, 2University Hospitals of Cleveland, USA, 3Georgetown University Medical Center, USA, 4Cleveland Clinic, USA, 5Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
U-2 Evaluation of Cancer Care Talks: Community Cancer Self-management Education
Stefanie De Jesus*1, Anita Cramp1, Amy Kossert1, Daniel Lockwood2, Susan Cornish3, Cathy Page4
1University of Western Ontario, Canada, 2Wellspring Cancer Support Network, Canada, 3Canadian Cancer Society, Canada, 4London Regional Cancer Program, Canada
U-3 The effect of modafinil on fatigue, cognitive functioning and mood in primary brain tumor patients: a multi-center RCT.
Florien Boele*1, Linda Douw1, Marjolein de Groot1, Hinke van Thuijl1, Wilmy Cleijne1, Jan Heimans1, Martin Taphoorn3, Jaap Reijneveld1,2, Martin Klein1
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3Medical Center Haaglanden, The Netherlands
U-4 ‘Navigation' for High Grade brain tumour patients. A longitudinal qualitative evaluation of a shared decision making intervention.
Sarah Shepherd*1,2, Belinda Hacking2, Louise Wallace1, Sarah Scott1,2, Debra Bowyer1,2, Jeff Belkora3
1Coventry University, UK, 2Edinburgh Cancer Centre, NHS lothian, UK, 3University of California, USA
U-5 How do patients cope with living with untreated prostate cancer?
Maria Francesca Alvisi1, Lara Bellardita*1, Silvia Villa1, Tiziana Rancati1, Anthony W Love3, Jeremy W Couper4, Cristina Marenghi1, Tiziana Magnani1, Riccardo Valdagni1,2
1Prostate Cancer Program, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy, 2Radiation Oncology 1, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy, 3Victoria University, Australia, 4Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia