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A 1-YEAR FOLLOW-UP OF POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD) SYMPTOMS AND SOCIAL SUPPORT PERCEIVED IN CANCER
Gema Costa-Requena*1,2, Rafael Ballester Arnal2, Francisco Gil3
1Department of Psychiatry. Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron. CIBERSAM. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona., Spain, 2Department of Basic Psychology, Clinical psychology and Psychobiology. Universitat Jaume I., Spain, 3Psycho-oncology Unit. Hospital Duran i Reynals., Spain
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
A breast cancer specific screening questionnaire for psychosocial problems: The PDQ-BC
Jolanda De Vries*1,2, Mirjam Bogaarts3, Jan Roukema1,4, Brenda Den Oudsten1,5
1Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Dept of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Dept of Medical Psychology, St Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 3Dept of Oncology, St Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Dept of Surgery, St Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 5Dept of Education and Research, St Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
A Case Report of Application of Existential Approach in an Elder Cancer Patient with Suicide Ideation
Shu-Ting Zhuang*1,3, Chia-Ta Chan2,3
1Suicide and Substance Prevention Center, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 2Department of Psychiatry, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 3Taiwan Psycho-Oncology Society, Taiwan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
A large cohort study evaluating quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer, is it feasible?
A.J. van Nieuwenhuizen*1, L.M. Buffart2, R.H. Brakenhoff1, J.H. Smit3, R. Bree1, C.R. Leemans1, I.M. Verdonck-de Leeuw1,4
1Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3Department of Psychiatry, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 4Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
A Longitudinal Case-control Study on Goal Adjustment in Adolescents with Cancer
Esther Sulkers*1, Moniek Janse3, Aeltsje Brinksma1, Petrie F. Roodbol1, Willem A. Kamps2, Wim J.E. Tissing2, Robbert Sanderman3, Joke Fleer3
1University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, UMCG School of Nursing and Health, The Netherlands, 2University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology Beatrix Children’s Hospital, The Netherlands, 3University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Health Sciences, Health Psychology Section, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
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
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
A pilot study of an intervention for couples to facilitate communication where one member of the couple has advanced cancer
Elizabeth Lobb*1,2, Lis Lane4, Judith Lacey2, Harvey Max Chochinov5, Brian Kelly6, Meera Agar7, Jane Mowll1, Matthew Links8,9, John Kearsley8,9, Winston Liauw8,9, Jodi Lynch8,9, Christina Brock8
1Calvary Health Care Sydney, Australia, 2The Cunningham Centre for Palliative Care, Australia, 3The School of Medicine, the University of Notre Dame, Australia, 4Illawarra Cancer Centre, Australia, 5Cancer Care Manitoba, Manitoba Palliative Care Research Unit, Canada, 6The School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Australia, 7Braeside Hospital, Australia, 8Cancer Care Centre, St. George Hospital, Australia, 9Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
A Plea for Total Care: An Examination of the Doctor-Patient Relationship in the  Context of Breast Cancer Care in Egypt
Mai Kabbani
Dar El Fouad Hospital, Egypt
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
A Preliminary evaluation on the effectiveness of a memory enhancement psycho-educational group on improving mood and short-term memory in Hong Kong cancer patients
Elsa Yu
Hong Kong Cancer Fund, CancerLink Support Centre, Wong Tai Sin, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
A Preliminary Perspective of Distress Prevalence by Diagnosis and Disease Stage in a Sample of Brazilian Cancer Patients
Cristiane Decat Bergerot*, Paulo Gustavo Bergerot
Centro de Câncer de Brasília (CETTRO), Brazil
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
A randomised controlled trial of a psycho-educational intervention for melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease
Mbathio Dieng*1, Anne E Cust1, Rachael L Morton1, Daniel Costa3, Graham J Mann1, Scott W Menzies1, Phyllis Butow3, Nadine A Kasparian2
1Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia, 2UNSW Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Australia, 3School of Psychology, The University of Sydney, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
A randomized controlled trial of the efficacy of the Psychosocial Aspects of Hereditary Cancer (PAHC) questionnaire in reducing cancer worries and general psychological distress in cancer genetic counselees
Willem Eijzenga*1, Neil Aaronson1, Daniela Hahn1, Irma Kluijt1, Grace Sidharta1, Margreet Ausems2, Eveline Bleiker1
1The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
A Randomized Study Assessing the Efficacy of a 38-hour Training Program Designed to Improve Radiotherapy Team Members’ Communication Skills
France Delevallez*1, Isabelle Merckaert1,2, Aurore Liénard1,2, Yves Libert1,2, Nicole Delvaux1,3, Serge Marchal4, Anne-Marie Etienne5, Christine Reynaert6, Anne-Sophie Gibon1,2, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder4, Pierre Scalliet7, Paul Van Houtte2,10, Philippe Coucke8, Emile Salamon9, Darius Razavi1,2
1Université Libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l'Education, Belgium, 2Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium, 3Hôpital Universitaire Erasme, Service de Psychologie, Belgium, 4C.P.0. (Centre de Psycho-Oncologie), Belgium, 5Université de Liège, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l’Education, Belgium, 6Université Catholique de Louvain, Faculté de Psychologie et des Sciences de l’Éducation, Belgium, 7Université Catholique de Louvain, Faculté de Médecine, Belgium, 8Université de Liège, Faculté de Médecine, Belgium, 9Clinique Saint-Elisabeth, Belgium, 10Université Libre de Bruxelles, Faculté de Médecine, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
A re-assessment of meaning-making in patients with early-diagnosed incurable cancer: How do patients cope?
Elizabeth Lobb*1,2, Judith Lacey1,4, Winston Liauw4,5, Lesley White1, Annmarie Hosie1, John Kearsley4,5
1Calvary Health Care Sydney, Australia, 2Cunningham Centre for Pallaitive Care, Australia, 3School of Medicine, the University of Notre Dame, Australia, 4Cancer Care Centre, St. George Hospital, Australia, 5Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
A Study of Cancer Survivors' Wellbeing and Volunteering Work
Florence Oi Yan Chung, Elsa Yu*
Hong Kong Cancer Fund, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
A Systematic Review of Fertility and Parenthood Issues in Female Cancer Survivors
Aleksandra Sobota*, Gozde Ozakinci
University of St Andrews, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
A Systematic Review Of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Assessing Quality Of Patient-Centred Cancer Care
Flora Tzelepis*, Shiho Rose, Robert Sanson-Fisher, Tara Clinton-McHarg, Mariko Carey, Christine Paul
University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
A unique challenge: sexuality in young women after breast cancer treatment from a developmental perspective
Monika Jankowska
The Greater Poland Cancer Centre, Poland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
A web-based collaborative care intervention for patients with advanced cancer
Jennifer Steel*, Kevin Kim, David Geller, Deborah Brower, Chelsea Philips, Josh Ordos, Wallis Marsh, Allan Tsung
University of Pittsburgh, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
A web-based needs survey of young adult cancer service users in Hong Kong
Lee Siu Mei
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
accuracy of the emotion thermometers (et) screening tool in patients undergoing surgery for upper gastrointestinal malignancies
Jane R. Schubart1, Alex J. Mitchell*2, Laura Dietrich1, Niraj J. Gusani1
1The Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine, USA, 2University of Leicester, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Adapting evidence-based therapy to the computer screen in adolescent and young adult oncology: A randomised controlled trial evaluating the ‘Recapture Life' program.
Ursula M. Sansom-Daly*1,2, Claire E. Wakefield1,3, Richard A. Bryant2, Sarah J. Ellis1, Emma L. Doolan1, Richard J. Cohn1,3
1Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia, 2School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Australia, 3School of Women's and Children's Health, University of New South Wales, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
Adherence to Medication–A nation-wide study from the Children’s Cancer Hospital, Egypt
Hanan El Malla*1, Nathalie Helm Ylitalo1, Ulrica Wilderäng1, Yasser El Sayed Elborai3,4, Gunnar Steineck1,2, Ulrika Kreicbergs2
1Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden, 2Karolinska institutet, Sweden, 3Children's Cancer Hospital, Egypt, 4National Cancer Institute, Egypt
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Adult Cancer Patients’Representations of Cancer and Social Support. Relations between Perceived Social Support and Social Norm. Qualitative Psycho-Social Approach.
Laura PERLIER*, Marie-Frédérique BACQUÉ
EA 3071, university of Strasbourg, France
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Advance Directives is Romania - Accepted or Not ?
Andrada Parvu*1,2, Silvia Dumitras2, Rodica Gramma2, Angela Enache2, Stefana Moisa2, Gabriel Roman2, Beatrice Ioan2
1“Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania, 2Center of Ethics and Health Policies,“Gr T Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Adventure Therapy: A novel approach to increasing physical activity and physical self-concept in young adult cancer survivors
Lisa J. Belanger1, Erin McGowan3, Michael Lang*2, Lacy Bradley2, Kerry S. Courneya1
1University of Alberta, Canada, 2University of Calgary, Canada, 3Memorial University, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Age-differences in cancer beliefs, coping style, stress reactions, communication needs,  information source usage and their relationship with knowledge of chemotherapy
Julia van Weert*, Sifra Bolle
University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Communication Research / ASCoR, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
An eHealth Program for Parents of Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) Recipients Enhances Parents' Emotional Functioning with Continued Use: Results of the HSCT-Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System (CHESSTM) Study
Susan K. Parsons*1, Deborah K. Mayer2, Sara J. Ratichek3, Angie Mae Rodday4, Karen L. Syrjala5, Stella Davies6, Sunita K. Patel7, Lisa Schwartz8, Mary jo Kupst9, Kristin Bingen10, Eva C. Guinan11, Fiona McTavish12, Susan Stewart13, Norma Terrin14, David H. Gustafson15
1Tufts Medical Center, USA, 2University of North Carolina, USA, 3Tufts Medical Center, USA, 4Tufts Medical Center, USA, 5Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA, 6Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, USA, 7Beckman Rsearch Institute of the City of Hope, USA, 8Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA, 9Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, 10Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, 11Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA, 12University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, 13BMT InfoNet, USA, 14Tufts Medical Center, USA, 15University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
An Evaluation of a Reflexology Service for Cancer Patients and their Relatives
Emma Lewis, Rachel Foxwell*
Oncology Health Centre, Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
An innovative website resource for meeting the emotional and supportive care needs of young adults coping with cancer
Karen Fasciano*1,2, Kelly Trevino1,2
1Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA, 2Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
An Innovative, Interactive Intervention for the Internet: HelpingCancer patients find Solutions and Cope with Negative Feelings
Patricia Fobair
Stanford University Hospital, Cancer Center, Supportive Care Program, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
An Online Community for Oncology Professionals In Flanders
Eva Jacobs*1, Sabien Bauwens2, Wim Distelmans2, Sofie Eelen1, Angelique Verzelen1
1Cédric Hèle instituut vzw, Belgium, 2Universitair ziekenhuis, Belgium
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
An Online Psychological Intervention for Partners of Cancer Patients: Interest, Influencing Factors and Preferences
Nadine Köhle*1, Constance Drossaert2, Cornelia van Uden-Kraan3, Irma Verdonck -de Leeuw4, Ernst Bohlmeijer5
1University of Twente, The Netherlands, 2University of Twente, The Netherlands, 3VU University, The Netherlands, 4VU University, The Netherlands, 5University of Twente, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
An Online Relationship Focused Intervention for Young Couples Affected by Breast Cancer: Findings of a Feasibility Study
Karen Fergus1,2, Deborah McLeod*3,4, Joanne Stephen5, Wendy Carter6, Saunia Ahmed2, Sandra Gardner7, Ellen Warner6, Amanda Pereira1
1York University, Canada, 2Sunnybrook Odette Cancer Centre, Canada, 3QEII Health Sciences Centre, Canada, 4Dalhousie University, Canada, 5British Columbia Cancer Centre, Canada, 6Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Canada, 7Ontario HIV Treatment Network, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
Anxiety and depression are related to physical symptoms burden in Mexican patients with terminal cancer.
Edgar Landa-Ramírez*1, Ivonne Nalliely Pérez-Sánchez1, Sofía Sánchez-Román2, Alfredo Covarrubias-Gómez2
1Faculty of Psychology-National University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico, 2National Institute of Nutrition and Medical Science “Salvador Zubirán”, Mexico
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Anxiety And Depression Severity In Colorectal Cancer Survivors: A Comparison With The NESDA-Cohort
Annemarie Braamse*1, Sietze van Turenhout1, Jochim Terhaar sive Droste1, Gerrit de Groot2, René van der Hulst3, Michael Klemt-Kropp4, Sjoerd Kuiken5, Ruud Loffeld6, Tessa Uiterwaal7, Brenda Penninx1, Jan Smit1, Chris Mulder1, Joost Dekker1
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Rode Kruis Hospital, The Netherlands, 3Kennemer Gasthuis, The Netherlands, 4Medical Center Alkmaar, The Netherlands, 5Sint Lucas Andreas Hospital, The Netherlands, 6Zaans Medical Center, The Netherlands, 7Spaarne Hospital, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Anxiety symptoms in Hospitalized Haematological Patients  
António Barbosa1,2, Filipe Barbosa*1, Catarina Mota1, Daniel Sampaio1,2, Carlos Ferreira1,2
1Hospital de Santa Maria, Portugal, 2Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa, Portugal
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Are they crazy to refuse chemotherapy?Treatment refusal: does it result from Autonomism movement in western societies or does it reveal problems in the physician-patient relationship?
Livia Edery*, Marie-Frédérique Bacqué
Louis Pasteur university, France
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Assessing dignity-related distress in a sample of Italian cancer patients.
Maria Giulia Nanni*1, Alessandra Palma2,3, Cinzia Silvestrini4, Luigi Grassi1
1Psychiatry, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Italy, 2Dipartimento di Oncologia Medica dell'Arnas, Italy, 3Fondazione Alazio, Italy, 4Section of Psychiatry, University of Chieti, Italy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Assessing Psychological Distress Near the End of Life
Halima Nakawooza*1, Harriet Kebirungi1, Sarah Nandawula2
1Palliative Care Association of Uganda, Uganda, 2Hospice Africa Uganda, Uganda
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Assessment of cancer outpatient satisfaction with care: a systematic literature review of self-reported instruments
Anne Bredart1,2, Juan Arraras3, Fabio Efficace4,5, Jean-Luc Kop6, Sylvie Dolbeault*1,7
1Institut Curie, France, 2University Paris Descartes, France, 3Hospital of Navarre, Spain, 4GIMENA data center, Italy, 5University of Rome, Italy, 6University of Lorraine, France, 7University Paris-Sud, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Assessment of Psychiatric and Psychosocial Problems Among Newly Diagnosed Cancer Patients at the National Cancer Institute - Cairo University
Jafar Udwan*, Nelly Mahgoub, Amal Sami
Cairo University, Egypt
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Association between doctor-patient relationship and maladaptive coping to cancer in European countries
Elena Meggiolaro1, Maria Cristina Colistro2, Elena Samorì2, Maria Giulia Nanni3, Agustina Sirgo Ramirez4, Elisabeth Andritsch5, Marta Bellè6, Eva Juan Linares7, Maria Alejandra Berardi1, Laura Cavana2, Maura Muccini2, Federica Ruffilli1, Elisa Ruggeri2, Ilaria Strada2, Ilenia Pagliara2, Antonella Carbonara3, Luigi Grassi*3
1Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo studio e la Cura dei Tumori (IRST) S.r.l. IRCCS, Italy, 2Istituto Oncologico Romagnolo IOR, Italy, 3Division of Psychiatry, University of Ferrara, Italy, 4Psycho-oncology Unit Oncology Department University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus, Spain, 5University Clinic of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Austria, 6Department of Oncology, Cà Foncello Hospital of Treviso, Italy, 7Psycho-Oncology Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Association between symptom severity, depression, and relevant factors at six months after surgery in head and neck cancer patients
Wei-Lin Liu*, Yeur-Hur Lai, Yen-Ju Chen
National Taiwan University, College of Medicine, Department of Nursing, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Associations Between Psychological And Physical After-Effects In Women Undergoing Colposcopy And Related Procedures For Follow-up For An Abnormal Cervical Smear
Mairead O'Connor*1, Judith Murphy1, Christine White2,3, Carmel Ruttle3, Cara Martin2,3, Grainne Flannelly4, Gunther von Bunau3, John O'Leary2,3, Loretto Pilkington3, Mary Anglim3, Michael Turner3, Nadine Farah3, Sinead Cleary3, Tom Darcy3, Walter Prendiville3, Linda Sharp1
1National Cancer Registry Ireland, Ireland, 2Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 3Coombe Women's and Infants University Hospital, Ireland, 4National Maternity Hospital, Ireland
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Attitudes to Chemotherapy in Elderly Women with early-stage breast cancer (AChEW): patients' experiences
Helena Harder*1, Rachel Ballinger1, Alistair Ring2, Carolyn Langridge1, Lesley Fallowfield1
1SHORE-C, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, UK, 2Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
Attitudes toward Cancer and Influence of Cultural Values in African American Cancer Survivors
Amy Zhang*1, Faye Gary1, Hui Zhu2, Virginia Ju1
1Case Western Reserve University, USA, 2Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
Auditing Psychological Interventions In Oncology Patients With The Outcome Rating Scale And Session Rating Scale In A Clinical Health Psychology Setting
Bruce Pereira1,2, Monroope Phull1,3, Ines Ohlhausen1,4, Donna Court1, Iñigo Tolosa*1,2
1University Hospital Birmingham NHS FT, UK, 2Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS FT, UK, 3Aston University, UK, 4Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg, Germany
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Awareness and acceptability of preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) as a reproductive option among BRCA carrier couples
Joyce Gietel-Habets*1,2, Inge Derks-Smeets1,2, Aad Tibben3, Vivianne Tjan-Heijnen2,4, Joep Geraedts1,2, Ron van Golde5, Encarna Gomez-Garcia1, Marleen Kets6, Christine de Die-Smulders1,2, Liesbeth van Osch1,7
1Department of Clinical Genetics, Maastricht University Medical Centre+, The Netherlands, 2GROW - School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University Medical Centre+, The Netherlands, 3Centre for Human and Clinical Genetics, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 4Department of Internal Medicine, division of Medical Oncology, Maastricht University Medical Centre+, The Netherlands, 5Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Maastricht University Medical Centre +, The Netherlands, 6Department of Human Genetics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 7Department of Health Promotion/CAPHRI, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Balint inspired reflective forum in oncology for resident physicians: A summary of main themes after seven years
Pär Salander*1, Maria Sandström2
1Social Work, Sweden, 2Radiation Sciences, Sweden
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Behavioral and Biological Mechanisms Contributing to Cancer-Related Fatigue
Heather Jim*1, Brent Small2, Paul Jacobsen1
1Moffitt Cancer Center, USA, 2University of South Florida, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
Beliefs about medicines among cancer patients: an international study
Federica Ruffilli1, Alessandra Montesi2, Maria Giulia Nanni3, Elisabeth Andritsch4, Eva Juan Linares5, Marta Bellè6, Agustina Sirgo Rodriguez7, Maria Alejandra Berardi1, Laura Cavana2, Elena Meggiolaro1, Maura Muccini2, Elena Samorì2, Ilaria Strada2, Elisa Ruggeri2, Ilenia Pagliara2, Antonella Carbonara3, Luigi Grassi*3
1Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo studio e la Cura dei Tumori (IRST) S.r.l. IRCCS, Italy, 2Istituto Oncologico Romagnolo – IOR, Italy, 3Division of Psychiatry, University of Ferrara, Italy, 4University Clinic of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Austria, 5Psycho-Oncology Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain, 6Department of Oncology, Cà Foncello Hospital of Treviso, Italy, 7Psycho-oncology Unit Oncology Department, University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus, Spain
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Benefits and costs of screening in clinical practice to identify head and neck cancer patients with untreated psychological distress after treatment
Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw*1,2, Anne-Marie Krebber1, Pim Cuijpers2, Remco de Bree1, C Rene Leemans1
1VU University Medical Center, Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery, The Netherlands, 2VU University, Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
Benefits of Mindfulness improving Emotional Status and Quality of Life in Oncology patients. Comparison of two schedules of treatment.
Concha Leon*1,5, Rosanna Mirapeix1,5, Esther Jovell2, Tomás Blasco3, Esther Pousa4, Àngels Arcusa5, Miquel Àngel Seguí1
1IOV - Hospital Parc Tauli de Sabadell, Spain, 2Epidemiologia - Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa, Spain, 3Departamento Psicologia Básica UAB, Spain, 4Salut Mental - Hospital Parc Tauli de Sabadell, Spain, 5. IOV - Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa, Spain
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Best Foot Forward: Designing a pilot intervention and feasibility study of a peer-led delivered walking groups for breast cancer survivors
Karen Scanlon*1, Claire Knight1, Leanne Taylor-Sturdy1, Gill Hubbard2, Richard Kyle2
1Breast Cancer Care, UK, 2University of Stirling, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Between Two Worlds: Liminality and Late-stage Cancer-directed Therapy
Gail Adorno
University of Texas, Arlington, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Beware the difference: comparison of cancer patients' responses on the DT/PL online versus using paper forms
Floor Nuenen van*1,2, James Coyne2, Harry Wiel van de2, Josette Hoekstra-Weebers1,2
1Comprehensive Cancer Center Netherlands, The Netherlands, 2University of Groningen, University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
Biowave Assay for Distress Interaction between Advanced Cancer Patients
Hsu Qiwang*1, Liu Junkang2, Xu Weiwei2, Feng Qinghe3, Jiang Hailing1
1Hsu Qiwang (Beijing) International Medical Academy, China, 2Biowave Research Center, the Third Military Medical University, China, 3The Third Hospital of HeBei medical University, China
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Body Image Distress among Breast Cancer Women on Chemotherapy
Nor Zuraida Zainal1, Norley Shuib1, Zuraida Ahmad Sabki*1, Chong Guan Ng1, Anita Zarina Bustam2
1Department of Psychological Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Malaysia, 2Clinical Oncology Unit, University Malaya Medical Centre, Malaysia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Body Image in Cancer Survivors: A Systematic Review
Vicky Lehmann*, Marrit A. Tuinman, Mariët Hagedorn
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), Health Psychology Section, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Bone Health for Younger Women with Breast Cancer:  Effects of a YMCA-based intervention on exercise, bone density, body mass, and physical and mental health in a multi-ethnic sample.
Joan Bloom*1, Susan Stewart2, Ingrid Oakley-Girvan3, Judith Luce4, Deborah Sellmeyer5
1University of California, Berkeley, USA, 2University of California, Davis, USA, 3Cancer Prevention Institute of California, USA, 4University of California, San Francisco, USA, 5Johns Hopkins University, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
Brain tumors in children: A support tool for parent-child communication about the disease
Geraldina Poggi*1, Maura Massimino2, Carlo Alfredo Clerici2, Marta Tettamanti1, Veronica Biassoni2, Annarita Adduci1
1IRCCS E. MEDEA, Italy, 2Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Breast Cancer Patients: The Relationship of Chemotherapy Regimen and Distress Levels on Different Stages of Treatment
Cristiane Decat Bergerot*1,2, Karen Lynn Clark3, Bartholomeu Torres Tróccoli2, Marco Murilo Buso1, Matthew Loscalzo3
1Centro de Câncer de Brasília (CETTRO), Brazil, 2Universidade de Brasília (UnB), Brazil, 3City of Hope, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Breast cancer survivors and innovative return and stay at work intervention: a research protocol
Maryse Caron*1, Dominique Tremblay1,2, Marie-José Durand1,3
1Université de Sherbrooke, Canada, 2Centre de recherche de l'Hôpital Charles LeMoyne, Canada, 3Chaire de rechercher en réadaptation au travail J.A. Bombardier et Pratt & Whitney Canada, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Breast cancer survivors’ physical and psychosocial profiles and their relationship to the need for information and support after primary medical treatment: a cluster-analytic approach
Elke Van Hoof*1, Evelyn Pauwels1,2, Caroline Charlier2, Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij2
1Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium, 2UGent, Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Breast Cancer: Identity, Intimacy, Sexuality After Total Mastectomy
Carole Suzor
Butterfly-Projects, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Cancer and non-cancer pain – assessment and consequences
Valeri Nikolov*, Maya Galabova, Miroslava Petkova
Trakia University, Bulgaria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Cancer Disclosure- Account from A Pediatric Oncology Ward in Egypt 
Hanan EL Malla*1, Ulrika Kreicbergs2, Nathalie Helm Ylitalo1, Ulrica Wilderäng1, Yasser El Sayed Elborai3,4, Gunnar Steineck1,2
1Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden, 2Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, 3National cancer Institute, Egypt, 4Children's Cancer Hospital, Egypt
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Cancer hotline service working experiences and its effectiveness in the Hong Kong context
Pisa W.F. Lee*, Sau-Fong Chow
Hong Kong Cancer Fund, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
Cancer patients' referral wish: effects of socio-demographic, illness-related and psychosocial variables
J.M. Admiraal*1, A.K.L. Reyners1, J.E.H.M. Hoekstra-Weebers2,3
1Department of Medical Oncology, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Center Netherlands, Groningen, The Netherlands, 3Wenckebach Institute, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
Cancer related fatigue, depression and optimism: The psycho-immune association
Miri Cohen*1, Inbar Levkovich1, Geta Fried3, Keren Dromea3, Rina Katz2, Shimon Pollack2,4
1Gerontology Department, University of Haifa, Israel, 2Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel, 3Oncology Institute, Rambam Health Care Campus, Israel, 4Institute of Clinical Immunology, Allergy & AIDS, Rambam Health Care Campus, Israel
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
Cancer-related fatigue and exercise interventions: Physiological and psychosocial aspects
Martina Schmidt*1, Oliver Klassen2, Joachim Wiskemann2, Cornelia Ulrich2, Karin Potthoff3,2, Karen Steindorf1,2
1German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Germany, 2National Center for Tumor Diseases (NCT), Germany, 3University of Heidelberg Medical Center, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
Cancer's Positive Flip Side: Posttraumatic Growth in Swiss Childhood Cancer Survivors
Micòl Gianinazzi*1, Corina Rueegg1, Eva Bergstraesser2, Gisela Michel1,3
1Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM)-University of Bern, Switzerland, 2Department of Oncology-University Children's Hospital, Switzerland, 3Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy-University of Lucerne, Switzerland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
Carers in Medical Consultations; How can they support patients and be supported?
Phyllis Butow*1, Rebekah Laidsaar-Powell1, Ilona Juraskova1, Cathy Charles2, Wendy Lam3, Amiram Gafni2
1Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia, 2Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Centre for Health Economics & Policy Analysis McMaster University, Canada, 3School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Carry That Weight: A Comparison of the Impacts of Cancer Caregiving on Male and Female Chinese Family Caregivers
Adrian H.Y. Wan*1, Timothy H.Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S.M. Chan1, Jonathan S.T. Sham1, Cecilia L.W. Chan4
1Centre on Behavioral Health, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong, 4Department of Social Work & Social Adminsitration, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Challenges of Implementing a Randomized Controlled Trial of a Psychological Intervention in Patients Newly Diagnosed with Advanced Cancer
Melissa Henry*1,2, Shitong Wang2, S. Robin Cohen1,2, Robert Platt1,3, Laurent Azoulay1,2, Walter Gotlieb1,2, Susie Lau1,2, Khalil Sultanem1,2, Gerald Batist1,2, Bernard Lapointe1,2, Daren Heyland4,5
1McGill University, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 3McGill University Health Centre, Canada, 4Queen's University, Canada, 5Kingston General Hospital, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Challenging The Concept of Self Management: Ethnic Minority Women's Experiences Of Early Breast Cancer Survivorship
Karen Scanlon*1, Charlotte Tompkins1, Emma Ream2, Jo Armes2, Seeromanie Harding3
1Breast Cancer Care, UK, 2Kings College London, UK, 3Medical Research Council, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
Change of Uncertainty and Related Factors in Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer - A 12-month Longitudinal Follow-Up Study
Yu-Chien Liao*1, Yeur-Hur Lai2, Yun-Hsiang Lee2, Wei-Yu Liao2, Pan-Chyr Yang2, Chong-Jen Yu2
1Yuanpei University, Taiwan, 2National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
Changes in quality of life, anxiety, and depression of breast cancer women with and without post-mastectomy breast-reconstruction undergoing oncological rehabilitation: A prospective longitudinal study
Juergen M. Giesler*, Hans Helge Bartsch, Joachim Weis
Tumor Biology Center Freiburg, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
Changes in social relations as a result of participation on group intervention in cancer patients (2)
Tomoko Matsui*1, Kei Hirai1, Masako Shikoji2, Madoka Tokuyama2
1Osaka university, Japan, 2Toyonaka municipal hospital, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Characteristics associated with posttraumatic stress symptoms and quality of life in children with parental cancer in Japan
Miwa Ozawa*1, Sachiko Kiyoto2, Hiroyuki Ohtani3, Tomohiro Tamaki4, Shinichi Tsujimoto1
1St. Luke's International hospital, Japan, 2National Hospital Organization Shikoku Cancer Center, Japan, 3National Hospital Organization Kusyu Cancer Center, Japan, 4Hokkaido University Hospital, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Characteristics of cancer outpatients and their hesitation types while communicating with their doctors during medical consultations
Yuko Ogawa*1, Yuko Takei2, Harumi Koga1, Mai Shimada1, Ayami Nagao1, Miho Sasaki1,3, Yoshihiko Kunisato4, Keishi Tanigawa5, Shin-ichi Suzuki6
1Graduate School of Human Sciences, Waseda University, Japan, 2Faculty of Medicine, University of Miyazaki Hospital, Japan, 3Health Care Center, Kibi International University, Japan, 4Department of Psychology, School of Human Sciences, Senshu University, Japan, 5Biothera Clinic, Japan, 6Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Clinical applications of the ePOCS system: preliminary findings, challenges and implications
Penny Wright*1, Laura Ashley1, Angie Craig2, Emma Ingleson1, Dan Stark1, Krystina Kozlowska2, Galina Velikova1
1University of Leeds, UK, 2Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
Cognitive behavior therapy for fatigue in cancer survivors: recent findings and developments.
Martine Goedendorp*1,2, Hans Knoop2, Marieke Gielissen3,2, Stans Verhagen4, Gijs Bleijenberg2
1Department of Health Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, 2Expert Centre for Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3Medical Psychology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 4Medical Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
Cognitive control dificit and distress in patients with lymphoma
Ekaterina Stepanchuk
Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Cognitive Functioning in Children with AcuteLymphoblastic Leukemia Pre and Post Chemo and Radiation Therapy- A Cancer Institute (WIA), India Study.
Surendran Veeraiah*1, Thomas P Ninon2, Vidhubala Elangovan1, Rejiv Rajendranath1, Sagar Tenali Gnana1
1Cancer Institute(WIA), India, 2University of Madras, India
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
Cognitive Functions among Adult Lymphoma Cancer Survivors
Sugumar Venkatesan*1, Surendran Veeraiah1, Prasanth Ganesan1, Rejiv Rajendranath1, Arun Tipandjan2
1Cancer Institute, India, 2International centre for Psychological Counseling adn Social Research, India
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression and anxiety in advanced cancer: a literature review
Edgar Landa-Ramírez*1, Angélica Rivero-Rosas1, Georgina Cárdenas-López1, Joseph Andrew Greer2, Sofía Sánchez-Roman3, Andy Field4
1Faculty of Psychology. National University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico, 2Department of Psychiatry Massachusetts General Hospital & Harvard Medical School, USA, 3National Institute of Nutrition and Medical Science “Salvador Zubirán”, Mexico, 4School of Psychology. University of Sussex, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Collaboration between Italy and Romania in training in Psycho-Oncology
Marco Romeo*1,5, Rossana Berardi1,2, Sergiu Stan3, Ettore Tito Menichetti1,4
1Istituto Oncologico Semper Onlus, Italy, 2Clinica di Oncologica Medica , Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy, 3Patronato di Medicina Integrativa, Romania, 4Asur Area Vasta 2, Italy, 5Asur Area Vasta 1, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
College Males HPV Vaccine Decision-Making in the Post-Recommendation Era
Samara Perez*1,2, Leonora King4,1, Zeev Jewish General Hospital1,3
1McGill University, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 3Louise Granofsky Psychosocial Oncology Program, Segal Cancer Center, Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 4Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Communicating cancer treatment information through the Web - How can we use the patient's perspective in developing useful information?
Wendy Hopmans*, Olga Damman, Danielle Timmermans, Cornelis Haasbeek, Ben Slotman, Suresh Senan
VU University medical center, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Communication about Breast Cancer Genetic Counseling Results with Daughters and Sisters in the long term
Jessica Baars*1,2, Margreet Ausems1, Els van Riel1, Marijke Kars3, Eveline Bleiker2
1Department of Medical Genetics, Division of Biomedical Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2Division of Psychosocial Research and Epidemiology & Family Cancer Clinic, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 3Department of Medical Humanities, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Communication at the end-of-life: An RCT of a nurse-delivered intervention incorporating a QPL for advanced cancer patients and caregivers
Adam Walczak*1, Phyllis Butow1, Martin Tattersall1, Josephine Clayton2,1, Patricia Davidson3, Jane Young4, Frances Bellemore1, Ronald Epstein5
1CeMPED, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia, 2HammondCare Palliative and Supportive Care Service, Greenwich Hospital, Australia, 3Cardiovascular and Chronic Care Centre, University of Technology, Australia, 4School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia, 5Department of Family Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Centre, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
Communication in couples facing cancer: Self-disclosure and responsiveness
Mariet Hagedoorn*, Meirav Dagan, Robbert Sanderman
University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
Communication of genetic test results for a breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility: Report of a 2-year follow-up study and comparison of three scoring systems
Julie Lapointe*1,2, Michel Dorval1,2, Catherine Noguès3,4, GENEPSO Cohort3,5, Claire Julian-Reynier5,6
1Faculté de pharmacie, Université Laval, Canada, 2Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec, Canada, 3Centre René Huguenin, France, 4Institut Curie, France, 5Inserm U912, France, 6Institut Paoli-Calmettes, UMR 912, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Communication Of Health Practitioners With Parents Of Children With Malignant Diseases
Marina Grubic*1, Ana Bogdanic1, Zoran Cipek2
1University Hospital Centre Zagreb, Croatia, 2Association for helping children and families facing malignant disease “Firefly”, Croatia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Communication Skills Of Nurses Caring For Oncology Patients: A Multicentric Study
Nazmiye KOCAMAN YILDIRIM, Güşlen TERAKYE, Azize ATLI ÖZBAŞ*
Oncology Nursing Association of Turkey, Turkey
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Communication Skills Training for oncologists on on how to explain clinical trials to patients -How do participants actually benefit from this training? - Results from a randomized controlled study
Alexander Wuensch*1, Marcelo De Figueiredo2, Eva Schneid2, Heribert Sattel1, Kurt Fritzsche2
1Klinikum rechts der Isar, University Hospital of the Technical University Munich, Germany, 2Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
Communication Skills Training Program for Internship Year Nursing Students to Reduce Oncology Patient Emotional Distress in Egypt
Somaya Abou Abdou
Suez Canal University, Egypt
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Community-based Exercise Intervention for Oncology Patients suffering from Fatigue: Effects on Symptoms, Psychosocial Health, Aerobic Fitness and Body Composition: A pilot study
Stefanie De Jesus*1, Lyndsay Fitzgeorge2, David Massel3, Harry Prapavessis1, Michael Sanatani3, Neville Suskin3, Karen Unsworth0
1The University of Western Ontario, Canada, 2Fanshawe College, Canada, 3London Health Sciences Centre, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Co-morbidity of depression among cancer subjects and its implication to treatment options for improved outcome : A perspective from a developing country
Andrew Toyin Olagunju*1,2, Olatunji Francis Aina1,2, Babatunde Fadipe2, Foluke Oladele Sarimiye3, Tinuke Oluwasefunmi Olagunju4
1Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, PMB 12003,, Nigeria, 2Lagos University Teaching Hospital, PMB 12003, Nigeria, 3Department of Radiotherapy, University College Hospital, Nigeria, 4Health Service Commission, Nigeria
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Comparing Depression and Anxiety in Spousal Relatives with Cancer Patients: Meta-analysis of Long Term Cancer Survivors
Alex J Mitchell*1, John S Gill2
1University of Leicester, UK, 2University of Leicester Medical School, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Comparing quality of life between adult survivors of childhood cancer and siblings: The role of post-traumatic stress symptoms
I-Chan Huang*1, Tara Brinkman2, Gregory Armstrong2, Leslie Robison2, Kevin Krull2
1University of Florida College of Medicine, USA, 2St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Comparison Between Patients with Hepatocellular Carcinoma and Hepatitis C in    Fatigue and Psychological Distress Before Receiving Treatment
Shiow-Ching Shun*1, Yeur-Hur Lai1, Chen-Hua Liu2
1College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Comparison of two psychosocial cancer care models for rural areas: the P-O-LAND study
Mechthild Hartmann*, Markus Haun, Halina Sklenarova, Andrea Hellmann, Brigitte Schlehofer, Wolfgang Herzog
Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics; Division of Psycho-Oncology, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Connecting cancer care researchers and graduate students through an innovative research training initiative: The Canadian PORT (Psychosocial Oncology Research Training) program reaches to international partners
Carmen G. Loiselle1,2
1McGill University, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
‘Cope, Adapt, Survive': Trialling An Online Psychological Intervention For Parents After Their Child's Cancer Treatment
Claire E. Wakefield*1,2, Ursula M. Sansom-Daly1,3, Sarah J. Ellis1,2, Emma L. Doolan1,2, Richard J. Cohn1,2
1Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia, 2School of Women's and Children's Health, UNSW Medicine, Australia, 3School of Psychology, University of NSW, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
Coping Profiles Of Patients With Different Functional And Psychosocial Status: A Person-oriented Approach
Juliane Lessing*1, Martine Hoffmann2, Dieter Ferring1, Gilles Michaux3
1INSIDE, University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2RBS - Center fir Altersfroen, Luxembourg, 3Centre of Health Promotion, Zitha Clinic, Luxembourg
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Coping Strategies among Latino Men and Women with a Cancer Diagnosis living in the U.S.
Iraida Carrion*1, Frances Nedjat-Haiem2, Melania Macip-Billbe1
1University of South Florida, USA, 2VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Coping with Breast Cancer in an Intercultural Context: The Experience of Israeli-Arab Women
Hadass Goldblatt*1, Miri Cohen1, Faisal Azaiza1, Rimon Manassa2
1University of Haifa, Israel, 2Holy Family Hospital, Israel
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
Coping with cancer: An interactive approach
Joachim Weis
Tumor Biology Center, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
Coping, and Distress Among Informal Caregivers to Older Cancer Patients: Does Age Matters?
Gil Goldzweig*1,2, Sharon Merims2, Lea Baider1,3
1School of Behavioral Sciences,The Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel, 2Sharett Institute of Oncology, Hadassah University Hospital, Israel, 3Institute of Oncology, Assuta Hospital, Israel
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
Corticosteroids–Induced Neuropsychiatric Episodes in Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Adolescent Patients
Marzena Samardakiewicz*1, Małgorzata Mitura-Lesiuk2, Jerzy R. Kowalczyk1,2
1Medical University, Poland, 2Dept. of Pediatric Hematology, Oncology and Transplantology, Poland
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Cost-evaluation of online guided self-help targeting psychological distress in cancer survivors
Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw*1,2, Anne-Marie Krebber1, Filip Smit2, Birgit Witte3, Remco de Bree1, Pim Cuijpers2, Annemieke van Straten2, Guus Eeckhout4, AartJan Beekman4, C. Rene Leemans1
1VU University Medical Center, Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, The Netherlands, 2VU University, Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands, 3VU University Medical Center,Department Epidemiology and Biostatistics,, The Netherlands, 4VU University Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
Counselees agreements with the risk estimation and their adherence to surveillance recommendations in breast cancer genetic counselling
A Albada*1, S Van Dulmen2,3, H Dijkstra2, MGEM Ausems1
1University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2NIVEL (Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research), The Netherlands, 3Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 4Buskerud University College, Norway
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
Couples' Experiences of Undergoing Treatment for Prostate Cancer Adjustment-Related Difficulties: A Qualitative Study
Anna Collins*1, Anthony Love2, Annette Street4, Sidney Bloch3, Gillian Duchesne1, Jeremy Couper1,3
1Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia, 2Victoria University, Australia, 3St Vincent's Hospital & University of Melbourne, Australia, 4LaTrobe University, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Course and predictors of hopelessness and demoralization
Sigrun Vehling*1, Anja Mehnert1,2
1University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany, 2University Medical Center Leipzig, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Course of Behavioral Adjustment of Children diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: from diagnosis until end of treatment
Simone M Sint Nicolaas*1, Esther MM Meijer-van den Bergh1, Peter M Hoogerbrugge2, Judith B Prins1, Reinoud JBJ Gemke3, Chris M Verhaak2
1Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology, The Netherlands, 3VU University Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
Creating a New Public Psycho-oncology Service In a Private Hospital
Amit Laron*, Baider Lea, Rafael Peper, Lili Borochov
Assuta hospital, Israel
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Creative therapy for children of cancer patients
Emilie Hennus*1, Loekie Van der Burg1, Adriaan Visser1,2
1Resarch assistent, clinical psychologist Psycho- Oncology Centre De Vruchtenburg, The Netherlands, 2Creative therapist, Psycho-oncolgy Centre De Vruchtenburg, The Netherlands, 3Researcher at Psycho-oncology Centre De Vruchtenburg; senior researcher at the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Knowledge Centre Innovations in Care., The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Current Research Activities in the EORTC Quality of Life Group (QLG)
Mogens Groenvold*1,2, Neil Aaronson3, Andrew Bottomley4, Deborah Fitzsimmons5, Eva Greimel6, Bernhard Holzner7, Jaap Reijneveld8, Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw0
1University of Copenhagen, Denmark, 2Bispebjerg University Hospital, Denmark, 3Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 4EORTC Quality of Life Dept., Belgium, 5Unicersity of Swansea, UK, 6University of Graz, Austria, 7University of Innsbruck, Austria, 8VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Current Status of Psycho - Oncology Services in India: A Survey Study.
SHAMEEM VARIKKODAN*, SURENDRAN VEERAIAH, VIDHUBALA ELANGOVAN
Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Current-situation Survey Regarding the way of presenting information for End-of-Life Care in Japan after Enactment of Basic Anticancer Law
Mika Kobayashi*1, Kanako Ichikura2, Ayako Matsuda5, Wataru Noguchi3, Toshiko Matsushita4, Eisuke Matsushima2
1Toho University, Japan, 2Graduate School of Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan, 3Graduate School of Keio University, Japan, 4Yokohama City University, Japan, 5National Cancer Center, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Dance Movement Therapy for Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy: A Qualitative Investigation of Motivation, Needs and Benefits
Phyllis H.Y. Lo*1, Rainbow T.H. Ho1,2, Irene K.M. Cheung1, Caitlin K.P. Chan1, Cecilia L.W. Chan1,2, Paul S.F. Yip2, Mai Yee Luk3
1Centre on Behavioral Health, Hong Kong, 2Department of Social Work and Social Administration, Hong Kong, 3Department of Clinical Oncology, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Dealing and responding appropriately to patients with potential dysfunctional beliefs in a multicultural context: a challenge for psycho-oncology
Darius Razavi1,2
1Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium, 2Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 5: Cancer: Narrative of Care: Cultural Variation of Words and Silences  -  10:30 - 12:00
Dealing with cancer – does gender matter? Gender differences as an important psychosocial aspect in cancer patients
Anahita Paula Rassoulian*, Birgit Flechl, Olivera Cenic, Andras Acel, Cathrin Skrabs, Heinz Gisslinger, Christine Marosi, Gerald Prager, Markus Raderer, Christoph Zielinski, Ulrich Jäger, Alexander Gaiger
Department of Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology and Division of Oncology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Decision making on preimplantation genetic diagnosis and prenatal diagnosis: a challenge for BRCA carrier couples
I.A.P. Derks-Smeets1, J.J.G. Gietel-Habets1, A. Tibben2, V.C.G. Tjan-Heijnen3, M. Meijer-Hoogeveen4, J.P.M. Geraedts1, R. van Golde5, E. Gomez-Garcia1, C.E.M. de Die-Smulders1, L.A.D.M. van Osch*1,6
1Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Clinical Genetics, The Netherlands, 2Leiden University Medical Centre, Centre for Human and Clinical Genetics, The Netherlands, 3Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, The Netherlands, 4University Medical Centre Utrecht, Department of Reproductive Medicine, The Netherlands, 5Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Netherlands, 6Maastricht University, Department of Health Promotion/CAPHRI, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
Depression as a possible risk factor for Cancer: A Systematic Review of Prospective Studies
Deepa Damodaran1, Varghese Paul*2
1Research scholar, Department of Psychology, Bharathiar University, India, 2Head, Dept of Psychology, Prajyoti Niketan College, India
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Depressive Disorder in adult cancer patients referred to psycho-oncology service in a tertiary care cancer institute in a developing country: clinical profile, interventions used and outcome
Jayita Deodhar, Savita Goswami*, Lekhika Sonkusare, Rohini Hawaldar
Tata Memorial Hospital, India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Determinants and changes in psychological adaptation and quality of life during chemotherapy for diffuse large B cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in the vulnerable and frail elderly ("Psy-Frail" study)
Florence Cousson-Gélie*1,2, Priscilla Allart3, Stéphanie de Chalvron1, Pierre Soubeyran4,3
1University of Montpellier 3, Epsylon Laboratorie, France, 2Institute Cancer Montpellier, ICM, France, 3University of Bordeaux, France, 4Institute Bergonié, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Determinants of Seeking Psychosocial Care in Dutch Men with Prostate Cancer
Adriaan Visser*, Laura Daeter
The Vruchtenburg, Rotterdam ;University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Developing an eHealth portal targeting survivorship cancer care: an user-centred design approach
S. Lubberding*1, C. F. Van Uden - Kraan1,2, W.J.M.J. Cuijpers2, C.R. Leemans1, I.M. Verdonck-de Leeuw1,2
1Dept. of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Department of Clinical Psychology, VU University, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
Developing Consensus-based Clinical Referral Pathways For The Management Of Psychological Distress (Depression And Anxiety) For Adults With Cancer In Australia
Nicole Rankin*1, Phyllis Butow1, Thida Thein1, Melanie Price1, Tracy Robinson1, Kerry Clover2, Peter Grimison3
1The University of Sydney, Australia, 2The University of Newcastle, Australia, 3Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
Development and feasibility of a web-based question prompt sheet aimed to increase the discussion of health related quality of life topics in the initial follow-up consultation after esophageal cancer surgery
Marc Jacobs*, Inge Henselmans, Derk Arts, Mark van Berge Henegouwen, Mirjam Sprangers, Hanneke de Haes, Ellen Smets
Academid Medical Center / University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Development and Psychometric Evaluation of A Quality of Patient-Centred Cancer Care Measure
Flora Tzelepis*, Robert Sanson-Fisher, Alix Hall, Mariko Carey, Christine Paul, Tara Clinton-McHarg
University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Development of a self-management psychosocial intervention for men with prostate cancer and their partners: lessons learnt from the ‘real world’
Eilis McCaughan1, Gillian Prue*2, Oonagh McSorley1, Kader Parahoo1
1Institute of Nursing and Health Research, University of Ulster, UK, 2School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queens University Belfast, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Digitally Empowered:  Psychometric Validation of an Instrument to Measure Patient Reports of Informational and Decisional Empowerment.
Gul Seckin*, Ilkem Coskun
Isik University, Turkey
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
Dispositional optimism and fatigue in breast cancer survivors.
Inger Schou Bredal
Oslo University Hospital and the University in Oslo, Norway
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Dispositional optimism in breast cancer: relations with disease-related quality of life
Antoni Font*, Silvia Pastells
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Distress in women recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
F.K. Ploos van Amstel*, M.F.M. Gielissen, K.H. Sessink, W.T.A. van der Graaf, J.B. Prins, P.B. Ottevanger
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Distress reduction with an unguided self-management website for women after curative breast cancer treatment: a multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Sanne W Van den Berg*1, Marieke FM Gielissen1, Winette TA Van der Graaf2, Petronella O Ottevanger2, Judith B Prins1
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Dept. Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Dept. Medical Oncology, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
Distress screening by Distress Thermometer in a community psycho-social oncology center - sharing of the local experience in Hong Kong
Wong Ka Yuk*, Wong Kam Fung
CancerLink Support Centre of Hong Kong Cancer Fund, Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Distress, Problems, And Supportive Care Needs After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Annemarie Braamse*1,2, Berno van Meijel2,4, Otto Visser3, Peter Huijgens3, Aartjan Beekman1, Joost Dekker1
1Department of Psychiatry and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Inholland University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health, Sports & Welfare / Cluster Nursing, Research Group Mental Health Nursing, The Netherlands, 3Department of Hematology, VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 4Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Do healthy single people want to date a cancer survivor?
Marrit Tuinman*, Mariët Hagedoorn
University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
Does Caregiver Stress Mean Differently for Male and Female Cancer Caregivers? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Primary Cancer Caregivers
Adrian H.Y. Wan*1, Timothy H.Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S.M. Chan1, Jonathan S.T. Sham1, Cecilia L.W. Chan4
1Centre on Behavioral Health, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong, 4Department of Social Work & Social Adminsitration, Univesity of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Does psychosocial screening improve patients' health related outcomes, referral to caregivers and patient-radiotherapist communication?
Anna Braeken*2,7, Lilian Lechner2, Daniëlle Eekers1,3, Ruud Houben4, Francis van Gils5, Ton Ambergen6, Gertrudis Kempen7
1Maastro Clinic, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands, 2Open University of The Netherlands, Faculty of Psychology, The Netherlands, 3Verbeeten Institute, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands, 4Maastro Clinic, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands, 5Maastro Clinic, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands, 6Maastricht University, Department of Methodology & Statistics, The Netherlands, 7Maastricht University, Department of Health Services Research, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
Does the very first disclosure of the risk of having cancer mediate the effects of later communication between the patient and his/her physician on patient perception of illness ?
Marina KRETSCH*1, Sébastien MONTEL2, Elisabeth SPITZ1
1Université de Lorraine, France, 2Université de Paris 8, France
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
Dutch oncologists' views on and self-reported use of risk prediction models in the breast cancer setting
Ellen Engelhardt*1, Arwen Pieterse1, Nanny van Duijn-Bakker1, Ellen Smets2, Hanneke de Haes2, Anne Stiggelbout1
1Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Dyadic coping of patients with hematologic malignancies – preliminary findings of a longitudinal study
Gregor Weißflog*1, Ulrike Ruppin2, Klaus Hönig3, Harald Gündel2, Anja Mehnert1, Jochen Ernst1
1University Leipzig, Department for Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Section Psychosocial Oncology, Germany, 2University Medical Center Ulm, Department for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Germany, 3University Medical Center Ulm, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
Early palliative care for improving quality of life and survival time in adult patients with advanced cancer: Protocol of a Cochrane Review
Markus Haun*1, Sabine Sommerfeldt1, Gerta Rücker2, Hans-Christoph Friederich3, Michael Thomas4, Mechthild Hartmann1
1Department of General Internal Medicine & Psychsomatics, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany, 2German Cochrane Centre, Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany, 3Division of Psycho-Oncology at the National Center of Tumor Diseases, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany, 4Department of Thoracic Oncology, Thoraxklinik at Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Early Parental Death and Risk of Hospitalization for Affective Disorder in Adulthood
Charlotte Weiling Appel*1, Christoffer Johansen1, Isabelle Deltour1, Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton1, Annemarie Dencker1, Jes Dige1, Per Bøge1, Bo Andreassen Rix1, Pernille Enevold Bistrup1, Atle Dyregrov2, Preben Engelbrecht3, Henrik Hjalgrim4
1Danish Cancer Society, Denmark, 2Center for Crisis Psychology, Norway, 3Children, Adolescents and Grief, Denmark, 4Children's Welfare, Denmark
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Early stage lung cancer survivors' characteristics and relevant factors of sleep disturbance
Yow Shan Han*, Yeur Hur Lai, Chia Tai Hung, Chia Ling Chang
National Taiwan University School of Nursign, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effect of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) on weight loss and the acceptance of body image in breast cancer patients
Giuseppe Deledda*1,2, Roberta Mandragona3, Catia Barutti2, Claudia Goss2, Lidia Del Piccolo2, Luisa Bissoli3, Elena Fiorio1, Micaela Lenotti1, Elisa Filippi1, Veronica Parolin1, Mario Ballarin2, Mariangela Mazzi2, Annamaria Nalini4, Mauro Zamboni3, Annamaria Molino1
1O.U. of Oncology d.O., Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Italy, 2Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, Section of Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, University of Verona, Italy, 3Department of Medicine Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Verona, Italy, 4Associazione Nazionale Donne Operate al Seno, A.N.D.O.S. Onlus, Verona, Italy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Effect Of Brief Psychoeducation using Tablet PC On Depression And Quality Of Life In Distressed Patients During Chemotherapy: A Pilot Study
Joo-Young Lee*1,2, Dooyoung Jung1, Mihye Moon3, Bhumsuk Keam4, Hye Yoon Park1,5, Bong-Jin Hahm1,5
1Department of Neuropsychiatry, Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea, 2Advanced education for clinician-scientists, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, 3Department of Nursing, Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea, 4Department of Internal Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea, 5Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, Republic of Korea
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effect of communication styles on marital satisfaction of parents of pediatric cancer patients: a prospective longitudinal study
Barbara Wijnberg-Williams*1, Harry van de Wiel2, Willem Kamps1, Josette Hoekstra-Weebers2,3
1University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Sector C/Pediatrics, The Netherlands, 2University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Wenckebach Institute, The Netherlands, 3Comprehensive Cancer Center Netherlands, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
Effect of group counseling for the empowerment of mental health on resilience in cancer patients
Chaliya Wamaloon, Sopit Tubtimhin*, Monlika Puttichat, Pimwadee Treerojporn
1Ubonratchathani Cancer Hospital, Department of Medicine, Thailand
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effect of group meaning- centered hope therapy for cancer patient and their families on their quality of life
Negar Reisi-Dehkordi1, Mehran Farhadi2, Razieh Ghorbani*3, Ali Zargham-Boroujeni4
1Islamic azad university of Hamedan, Iran, 2Dept. of Psychology, Boali University, Iran, 3Saied-al-Shohada Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Iran, 4Nursing and Midwifery care Research cerner, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
EFFECT OF RELAXATION EXERCISE ON FATIGUE, DEPRESSION AND LEVEL OF QUALITY OF LIFE IN DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST AND COLORECTAL CANCER WITHIN PATIENTS UNDER ADJUVANT CHEMOTHERAPY
Sibel Dogan*1, Havva Tel2, Metin Ozkan3
1Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey, 2Cumhuriyet University, Turkey, 3Erciyes University, Turkey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effectiveness of a hospital-based work support intervention for cancer patients - a multi-centre randomised controlled trial
Sietske Tamminga*1, Jos Verbeek1,2, Monique Frings-Dresen1, Angela de Boer1
1Coronel Institute of Occupational Health/Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
Effectiveness of an integrated adventure-based training and health education program in promoting physical activity among childhood cancer survivors
Ho Cheung William LI*, Oi Kwan Joyce Chung
The University of Hong Kong, China
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
Effectiveness of Dutch psycho-social interventions for oncology patients: Balancing between research facts and health care policy
Marieke Wildenbeest, MSC*1, Adriaan Visser2
1Research assistant Psychosocial Oncology Centre De Vruchtenburg, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; Department of Health Economics Policy and Law, Institute of Health Policy and Management, The Netherlands, 2Researcher at Psychosocial oncology centre De Vruchtenburg, Rotterdam, the Netherlands; senior researcher at the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Knowledge Centre Innovations in Care, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effects of a Brief Outpatient Rehabilitation Program for Cancer Patients on Physical Activity, Return to Work and Quality of Life
Maren Hjelle Guddal1, Alv A. Dahl2,3, Roy Nystad*1, Lene Thorsen2, Sophie D. Fosså2,3, Sigbjørn Smeland3,4
1Dept of Rehabilitation and clinical service, Division of Cancer Medicine, Surgery and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital, Norway, 2National Resource Center for late effects after cancer treatment, Division of Cancer Medicine, Surgery and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital, Norway, 3University of Oslo, Norway, 4Division of Cancer Medicine, Surgery and Transplantation, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Effects of a Nurse-led Psychosocial Intervention on Depressive Symptoms and Health-related Quality of Life in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Ingeborg van der Meulen*, Anne May, Wynand Ros, Miriam Oosterom, Gert-Jan Hordijk, Ron Koole, Rob de Leeuw
University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
Effects of covert sensitization and group therapy intervention in fostering tobacco smoking cessation among Nigerian commercial motorcyclists in Ibadan
Chioma Asuzu*, Joyce Tondo
University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Effects of Healthy Lifestyle Behavior Changes on Psychological Adjustment among Family Cancer Caregivers Five Years After the Relative's Initial Diagnosis
Youngmee Kim*1, Bernardine Pinto2, Kelly Shaffer1, Aurelie Lucette1, Rachel Cannady3, Charles Carver1
1University of Miami, USA, 2Brown University, USA, 3American Cancer Society, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
Effects of psychodynamic psychotherapy in depressive breast cancer patients on sub dimensions of quality of life and fatigue - a randomized controlled trial
Gregor Weißflog*1, Katja Leuteritz1, Elmar Brähler3, Yvette Barthel3, Susanne Kuhnt3, Barbara H. Imruck2, Christian Ruckes4, Rüdiger Zwerenz2, Manfred E. Beutel2
1University Leipzig, Department for Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Section Psychosocial Oncology, Germany, 2University Medical Center Mainz, Department for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Germany, 3University Leipzig, Department for Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Germany, 4University Medical Center Mainz, Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Trials, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
Effects of qigong practice on salivary cortisol in cancer patients and their caregivers: A randomized waitlist-controlled trial
Timothy H. Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S. M. Chan1, Jonathan S. T. Sham1, Cecilia L. W. Chan1, Adrian Wan*1
1Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Efficacy and Cost Evaluation of Meaning-Centered Group Psychotherapy in Cancer Survivors: Protocol of a Randomized Controlled Trial
Nadia van der Spek*1, Joel Vos2, Cornelia F. van Uden-Kraan1, Kitty Knipscheer-Kuipers3, Vincent Willemsen3, William Breitbart4, Rob A.E.M. Tollenaar5, Christi J. van Asperen5, Pim Cuijpers1, Irma M. Verdonck-de Leeuw1,6
1VU University, Department of Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Department of Clinical Genetics, Center for Human and Clinical Genetics, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3Ingeborg Douwes Centrum, Center for psychological care for cancer patients, The Netherlands, 4Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA, 5Department of Surgery, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 6VU University Medical Center, Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
Efficacy of a 3-session psychoeducational intervention for cancer patients and their families at the time of diagnosis. Preliminary data.
Concha León*1,4, Rosanna Mirapeix1,4, Esther Jovell2, Tomás Blasco3, Àngels Arcusa4, Miquel Àngel Seguí1
1IOV - Hospital Parc Tauli de Sabadell, Spain, 2Epidemiology - Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa, Spain, 3Departamento Psicologia Básica UAB, Spain, 4IOV - Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa, Spain
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Emesis and quality of life among  European cancer patients
Maria Alejandra Berardi1, Tatiana Bertelli1, Maria Giulia Nanni2, Elisabeth Andritsch3, Agustina Sirgo Ramirez4, Eva Juan Linares5, Marta Bellè6, Laura Cavana7, Elena Meggiolaro1, Maura Muccini7, Federica Ruffilli1, Elena Samorì7, Elisa Ruggeri7, Ilaria Strada7, Antonella Carbonara2, Luigi Grassi*2
1Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo studio e la Cura dei Tumori (IRST) S.r.l. IRCCS, Italy, 2Division of Psychiatry, Department of Biomedical and Specialty Surgical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Italy, 3University Clinic of Internal Medicine, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Austria, 4Psycho-oncology Unit Oncology Department University Hospital Sant Joan de Reus, Spain, 5Psycho-Oncology Unit, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain, 6Department of Oncology, Cà Foncello Hospital of Treviso, Italy, 7Istituto Oncologico Romagnolo, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Empowering cancer patients towards a positive mind: Preliminary findings of a positive psychology program
Simon SO, Freda Lee*
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Empowerment and Related Factors In Oncology Nurses
Azize Atlı Özbas*1, Havva Tel2
1Hacettepe University Faculty of Nursing, Turkey, 2Cumhuriyet Üniversity Faculty Of Health Scıences, Turkey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
End-of-life communication interventions: Where are we and where do we need to go?
Adam Walczak*1, Phyllis Butow1, Stella Bu1, Josephine Clayton2,1
1CeMPED, School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia, 2HammondCare Palliative and Supportive Care Service, Greenwich Hospital, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
Enhancing patient participation in oncology consultations: a best evidence synthesis of patient-targeted interventions
Inge Henselmans*, Hanneke JCM De Haes, Ellen MA Smets
Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Evaluating the design and effectiveness of Question Prompt Lists in oncology: a systematic literature review.
Kim Brandes*1, Annemiek Linn2, Julia van Weert2, Phyllis Butow3
1School of Psychology, University of Sydney, Australia, 2Amsterdam School of Communication Research, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 3Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making, University of Sydney, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Evaluating the Efficacy of an Occupational Development Program for Young Adult CNS Survivors
David Strauser*1, Fong Chan2
1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, 2University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
Evaluation of advanced cancer patients most important concerns: the Italian validation of the Concerns Checklist and the Cancer Behaviour Inventory-brief version.
Samantha Serpentini*2,1, Paola Del Bianco1, Gian Carlo Odorico3, Irene Guglieri1, A. Chirico6, Chiara Berti2, Francesca Busa2, Guido Biasco4, Thomas V. Merluzzi5, Eleonora Capovilla1
1Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV-IRCSS, Italy, 2Az. ULSS 3, Italy, 3Fondazione Hospice M.T.C. Seràgnoli, Italy, 4Academy of the Sciences of Palliative Medicine (ASMEPA), Italy, 5Institute for Scolarship in the Liberal Arts (ISLA), University of Notre Dame, USA, 6Dipartimento di Senologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori "Fondazione Pascale"-IRCCS, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
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
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
Evaluation of Group Medical Consultations in the Follow-up of Breast Cancer: a Randomized Controlled Pilot Study
Annemiek Visser*1, Hanneke Van Laarhoven1,2, Margrethe Schlooz1, Thijs Van Dalen3, Judith Prins1
1Radboud University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 3Diakonessenhuis, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Evaluation of the effectiveness of telephone counseling intervention on early-stage breast cancer patients
ISIL ISIK
Koc University School of Nursing, Turkey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Evidence-Based Practice Related to Effects of Peripheral Neuropathy Caused by Chemotherapy on Quality of Life in Japan: A Literature Review
Noriko Nemoto*, Reiko Makabe
School of Nursing, Fukushima Medical University, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Examining the Sustainability of Screening for Distress, the 6th Vital Sign, in 2 Outpatient Oncology Clinics
Shannon Groff*1,2, Jayna Holroyd-Leduc1,2, Deborah White1, Barry Bultz1
1University of Calgary, Canada, 2Alberta Health Services, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
Existential interventions in cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Joël Vos*1, Meghan Craig2, Mick Cooper2
1University of Roehampton, Department of Psychology, UK, 2Strathclyde University, Counselling Unit, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
Exploring the association of patient age and symptom presentation on physician diagnostic decisions for colorectal cancer
Maria D. Thomson*, Laura A. Siminoff
Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Exploring the emotional impact of research on the researcher
Marta Wanat
Oxford Brookes University, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Exploring the utility of the metacognitive model in predicting emotional distress after diagnosis of cancer.
Sharon Cook*1,3, Peter Salmon1,3, Graham Dunn2, Chris Holcombe3, Philip Cornford3, Peter Fisher1
1University of Liverpool, UK, 2The University of Manchester, UK, 3Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
Facilitating decision making of women considering breast reconstruction following mastectomy: Results from a randomised controlled trial of the BRECONDA web-based decision aid
Kerry Sherman*1,2, Diana Harcourt4, Thomas Lam2,3, John Boyages3, Paul Brown5, Linda Cameron5, Laura-Kate Shaw1, Caleb Winch1
1Macquarie University, Australia, 2Westmead Breast Cancer Institute, Australia, 3Macquarie University Cancer Institute, Australia, 4University of the West of England, UK, 5University of California, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
Factors Associated with Physical Activity Intervention Adherence and Maintenance incancer survivors during and after treatment: A Systematic Review
Caroline Kampshoff, Mai Chinapaw, Femke Jansen, Johannes Brug, Willem Mechelen van, Laurien Buffart*
VU Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Factors influencing functioning at work after cancer: a focus group study with cancer survivors and health care professionals.
Heleen Dorland*1, Femke Abma1, Corné Roelen1,2, Ans Smink3, Adelita Ranchor3, Ute Bültmann1
1Department of Health Sciences, Community & Occupational Medicine, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2365/ArboNed, The Netherlands, 3Department of Health Sciences, Health Psychology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Factors influencing the return-to-work experience of women survivors of gynecological cancers: an exploratory descriptive study
Marie-José Durand*, Maryse Caron, Amélie Bertrand
Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Familial or hereditary? Differences in informational needs, communication behavior and perceived quality of care (QoC) between patients with Lynch syndrome and familial colorectal cancer
L.A.D.M. van Osch*1,2, B. Salden3, C. Hoving1, M. Laven1, K. Holtkamp1, A.A. Masclee3, S. Sanduleanu3
1Maastricht University, Department of Health Promotion/CAPHRI, The Netherlands, 2Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Health Promotion/CAPHRI, The Netherlands, 3Maastricht University Medical Centre, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Family members taking care of cancer patients older than 50 with a Turkish or Northwest African background in Belgium: Meaning of caregiving
Ineke van Eechoud*1, Mieke Grypdonck1, Johan Leman2, Myriam Deveugele1, Nele Van Den Noortgate3, Sofie Verhaeghe1
1Ghent University, Belgium, 2Catholic University Leuven, Belgium, 3Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Family participation in the adjustment of children and adolescents who survive cancer  
Geohanna Noel*1,2, Marilda Arellano1, Dayana Astorga1, Joseph Fernandez1, Daiviris Vielma1
1Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela, 2Centro de Investigaciones Psicológicas, Venezuela
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
FAMOCA: Family online counseling for families with parental cancer
Harriet Huggenberger*1, Binia Roth2, Jens Gaab3, Brigitta Wössmer4, Christoph Rochlitz5, Judith Alder1
1Gyn. Social Medicine and Psychosomatics,University Hospital Basel, Switzerland, 2Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services of Bruderholz, Switzerland, 3Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Departement of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland, 4Psychosomatics, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland, 5Oncology, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Fatigue and Depression among Younger and Older Breast Cancer Patients: the Mediating Role of Optimism
Inbar Levkovich*1, Miri Cohen1, Shimom Pollack2, Karen Drumea2, Ilanna Duvdevany1, Georgeta Fried3
1University of Haifa, Israel, 2Oncology Unit, Rambam Medical Center, Israel, 3Institute of Clinical Immunology, Rambam Medical Center, Israel
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Fatigue in Patients with Advanced and Incurable Cancer
Marlies Peters*, Martine Goedendorp, Stans Verhagen, Winette van der Graaf, Gijs Bleijenberg
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
Fatigue in women treated for various forms of gynecological cancers
Ragnhild Johanne Tveit Sekse
Haukeland University Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Norway
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Patients with Colorectal Cancer - a Retrospective Study
José Custers*1, Marieke Gielissen1, Stephanie Janssen2, Hans De Wilt2, Judith Prins1
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Surgery, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Fear of Disease Progression in Patients with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)
José Custers*1, Ronald Tielen2,3, Judith Prins1, Hans De Wilt2, Marieke Gielissen1, Winette Van der Graaf3
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Surgery, The Netherlands, 3Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Oncology, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
Fear of recurrence after breast cancer treatment
Sarah Hauspie*1, Geert Crombez2
1AZ Maria Middelares, Belgium, 2Universiteit Gent, Department of Experimental clinical and health psychology, Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
Fear of recurrence in head and neck cancer patients.
Brooke Swash*1, Nicholas Hulbert-Williams1, Gozde Ozakinci2, Jason Fenemore1, Gerry Humphries2, Simon Rogers3
1University of Chester, UK, 2University of St Andrews, UK, 3Aintree University Hospital, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Feasibility And Acceptability Of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) In Patients With Lung Cancer And Their Partners:  A Mixed-Method Pilot Study
Desiree van den Hurk, Melanie Schellekens*, Johan Molema, Judith Prins, Anne Speckens, Miep van der Drift
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
Feasibility Of Assessing Quality Of Prostate Cancer Care By Means Of Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMS): Results From The Population-Based PROFILES Registry
Lonneke van de Poll-Franse*1,2, Rob Verhoeven2, Paul Kil3, Valery Lemmens2,4
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, The Netherlands, 3Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Erasmus University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Fertility and motherhood: Qualitative research among young breast-cancer patients
Efrat Dagan*, Suzi Modiano-Gattegno
Department of Nursing, University of Haifa, Israel
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
‘Fitter na kanker': The effectiveness and working mechanisms of two different e-health interventions for people suffering from chronic fatigue after cancer.
FZ Everts*1,3, ML Van de Lee1, MDJ Wolvers2,3, MMR Vollenbroek-Hutten2,3
1Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands, 2Roessingh Research and Development, The Netherlands, 3Telemedicine group, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
From vision to action - innovation and implementation of an integrated cancer rehabilitation within clinical practice.
Patrik Göransson*1,2, Elinore Börjesson1, Birgitta Wahlgren1
1Hallands Hospital, Sweden, 2Halmstad University, Sweden
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Further validation of the Symbolic Assessment of Fatigue Extent (SAFE)
Subathra Jeyaram*, Surendran Veeraiah, Vidhubala Elangovan
Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Gender differences in cancer caregiving: a Italian study on strain and coping.
Annalisa Stablum1, Samantha Serpentini*1,2, Dora Capozza3, Ines Testoni3, Eleonora Capovilla1
1Veneto Institute of Oncology, IOV - IRCCS, Italy, 2Azienda ULSS 3, Italy, 3Department Of Philosophy, Sociology, Education & Applied Psychology, University of Padua, Italy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Goal adjustment strategies operationalized and empirically examined in patients with cancer
Moniek Janse*1, Esther Sulkers1, Wim J. E. Tissing1, Robbert Sanderman1, Mirjam A.G. Sprangers2, Adelita V. Ranchor1, Joke Fleer1
1University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, 2Academical Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Health and wellbeing in portuguese health care providers in women with breast cancer
Maria joao Cunha1, João Paulo Pereira*1, Santiago Gascon2, João Pereira3, Marisa Costa1
1ISMAI, Portugal, 2Universidad Zaragoza, Spain, 3ISCTE, Portugal
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Health behavior in cancer survivorship: prospective investigations in the Danish Diet, Cancer and Health cohort
Pernille Bidstrup*1, Randi Karlsen1, Marianne Holm2, Anne Tjonneland2, Christoffer Johansen1
1Unit of Survivorship, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark, 2Unit of Diet Genes and Environment, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
Health Literacy In Cancer Patients: State Of The Art And Future Directions
Nicole Ezendam*1,2, Mariette Verkissen1,2, Olga Husson1,2, Christian Von Wagner4, Marie-Louise Essink-Bot3, Mirjam Fransen3
1CoRPS – Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Neuropsychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Center South, The Netherlands, 3Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands, 4Department of Epidemiology and Public Health - University College London, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Health Related Quality of Life (HRQOL) and side-effects in the course of low-dose interferon-alpha therapy in malignant melanoma - in comparison to a control group without interferon-alpha
Karoline Albrecht*1,2, Frank Meiss1, Dorothée Nashan3, Katrin Reuter2
1University Freiburg - Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Germany, 2University Freiburg - Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Germany, 3Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH, Department of Dermatology, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) following surgical treatment for penile cancer
Jacobien Kieffer*, Rosa Djajadiningrat, Erik Muilekom, van, Simon Horenblas, Neil Aaronson
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
Health-related stigma in lung cancer: piloting an acceptance-based approach
Suzanne Chambers1, Samantha Clutton*1, Elizabeth Foley1, Bronwyn Morris1, Diane O’Connell1, Penelope Schofield1, Jeff Dunn1
1Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Australia, 27Cancer Council Queensland, Australia, 3Mind Potential. Centre for Training and Research, Australia, 4Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Australia, 5Peter McCallum Cancer Centre, Australia, 6Cancer Council New South Wales, Australia, 77Cancer Council Queensland, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Hope and meaning in the context of different psychological intervention settings: when-  to whom - how?  
Elisabeth Andritsch
Division of Clinical Oncology, Medical University of Graz, Austria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Hope and Optimism - the additional benefit for patients with cancer in the interdisciplinary treatment - from the perspective of psychoneuroimmunology
Thomas Bauernhofer*, Elisabeth Andritsch, Silke Zloklikovits, Stefanie Stanzer
Division of Clinical Oncology, Medical University Graz, Austria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Horticultural therapy:The use of gardening in a Support Group in Cancer Ward
Chung Ching Hui
Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
How are Verbal and Paraverbal Contents Associated with the Use of Communication Skills in a Highly Emotional Simulated Interview ? A Pilot Study
L. Van Achte*1,10, C. Reynaert2, A. Liénard3, Y. Libert4, I. Merckaert5, A. Moucheux6, M. Caillier7, F. Delevallez8, J.-F. Durieux9, D. Razavi10
1Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 3Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 4Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 5Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 6Centre de Psycho-oncologie, Belgium, 7Centre de Psycho-oncologie, Belgium, 8Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 9Centre de Psycho-oncologie, Belgium, 10Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
How Can Oncologist Communication And Patient Personality Characteristics Impact On Cancer Patients' Trust? An Experimental Study
Marij Hillen*1, Hanneke de Haes1, Lukas Stalpers1, Jean Klinkenbijl1, Eric-Hans Eddes2, Jane van der Vloodt1, Phyllis Butow3, Mathilde Verdam1, Ellen Smets1
1Academic Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Deventer Hospital, The Netherlands, 3University of Sydney, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
How do Australian palliative care nurses address existential and spiritual concerns? Facilitators, barriers and strategies
Robyn Keall1, Josephine Clayton1,2, Phyllis Butow*2
1Greenwich Hospital, Australia, 2University of Sydney, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
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
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
How does a resistance and aerobic exercise program improve physical and general health in men undergoing androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer?
Laurien Buffart*1, Daniel Galvão2, Mai Chin A Paw3, Johannes Brug1, Dennis Taaffe2,4, Nigel Spry2,5, David Joseph2,5, Robert Newton2
1EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and VU University Medical Center, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The Netherlands, 2Edith Cowan University Health and Wellness Institute, Edith Cowan University, Australia, 3EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research and VU University Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, The Netherlands, 4School of Environmental and Life Science, University of Newcastle, Australia, 5University of Western Australia, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
How helpful is dyadic coping to parents’ relationship during the pediatric cancer experience?
Lori Wiener*1, Elaina Vasserman-Stokes1, Haven Battles1, Caitlyn Loucas2, Anna Muriel2
1National Cancer Institute, USA, 2Dana Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
How is psycho-oncological care delivered in France: a nationwide survey Part 1 - Institutional care
Sarah Dauchy*1,2, Françoise Ellien1,3, Bénédicte Isquin1, Cécile Charles2
1French Society of Psycho-Oncology (SFPO), France, 2Gustave Roussy - Cancer Campus - Grand Paris, France, 3Reseau SPES, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
How is psycho-oncological care delivered in France: a nationwide survey Part 2 - Non-institutional care
Sarah Dauchy*1,2, Françoise Ellien1,3, Bénédicte Isquin1, Cécile Charles2
1French Society of Psycho-Oncology (SFPO), France, 2Gustave Roussy - Cancer Campus - Grand Paris, France, 3Réseau SPES, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
How many people with distress or depression receive psychosocial care in cancer settings? An updated meta-analysis
Alex J Mitchell*, Paul Symonds
University of Leicester, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Human-Centred Research and Its Application to the Rapid and Iterative Design of Digital Treatment-Decision-Making Support Tools
Julie Man*2, Nicholas Woolridge1, Jodie Jenkinson1, Shelley Wall1, Susan Bartlett2, Michelle McCune2
1University of Toronto, Canada, 2Bridgeable, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Identification of distinct trajectories of benefit finding and psychological symptoms in cancer patients
Lei Zhu*1, Maya J. Schroevers1, Marije van der Lee2, Bert Garssen2, Robbert Sanderman1, Adelita V. Ranchor1
1Department of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Identifying information gaps and resources required to support the development of a patient education toolkit for the Adolescent Young Adult (AYA) Oncology patient population.
Lina Mayorga*, Kayla Fulginiti, Marisol Trujillio, JoAnn Namm, Renee Ortiz, Jeanelle Folbrecht, Natalie Kelly
City of Hope Cancer Center, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Illness perceptions of cancer patients: relationships with illness characteristics and coping
Petra Hopman*, Mieke Rijken
Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research (NIVEL), The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Impact of a Bilingual Education Intervention on the Quality of Life of Latina Breast Cancer Survivors
Gloria Juarez*, Arti Hurria, Gwen Uman, Betty Ferrell
City of Hope, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Impact of Active Surveillance, Chlorambucil and Chemo-/Immunotherapy on Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in The Netherlands. Results of the Population-based PHAROS-registry
Simone Oerlemans*1,2, Esther Van den Broek1, Ward Posthuma3, Marten Nijziel4, Jan Willem Coebergh1,5, Lonneke Van de Poll-Franse1,2
1Comprehensive Cancer Center South/Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands, 2Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 3Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 4Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands, 5Erasmus University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Impact of chemotherapy-induced alopecia distress on body image, psychosocial well-being, and depression in breast cancer patients
Eun-Kyung Choi*1, Im-Ryung Kim1, Oliver Chang2, Danbee Kang3, Seok-Jin Nam4, Jeong Eon Lee4, Se Kyung Lee4, Young-Hyuck Im5, Yeon Hee Park5, Jung-Hyun Yang6, Juhee Cho3,7
1Cancer Education Center, Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 2Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, USA, 3Department of Health Science and Technology, School of Medicine and SAHIST, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea, 4Department of Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 5Department of Hematology and Oncology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 6Department of Surgery, Konkuk University Medical Center, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 7Departments of Health, Behavior and Society and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Impact Of Partners Variables On Depression And Quality Of Life In Couples Facing Cancer
Natalie Drabe*1, Richard Klaghofer1, Diana Zwahlen2, Stefan Büchi3, Josef Jenewein1
1Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Switzerland, 2Department of Psychosomatics, Switzerland, 3Clinic for Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics “Hohenegg“, Switzerland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Impact of surgery on psychosocial needs among older Chinese colorectal cancer patients: a longitudinal analysis.
Richard Fielding*, Wendy W.T. Lam, Wylie W.Y. Li, Jensen Poon, Wai Lun Law
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Implementation of Distress Screening by Cancer Clinicians during Routine Clinical Care. Part I. Focus on Efficiency and Acceptability of Frontline Screening
Alex J Mitchell*, Paul Symonds
University of Leicester, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
Implementation of electronic Patient Reported Outcomes in pediatric clinical practice: the KLIK experience
Martha Grootenhuis*1, Sasja Schepers1, Hedy van Oers1, Perrine Limperg1, Simone Sint Nicolaas2, Chris Verhaak2, Heleen Maurice-Stam1, Lotte Haverman1
1Emma Children's Hospital AMC, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 6: Providing interventions in pediatric oncology using e-health  -  10:30 - 12:00
Implementing the Dutch multidisciplinary guideline Cancer rehabilitation seems feasible: an analysis of current practice
Miranda Velthuis*1, Saskia Lunter2, Marjolein van der Pol1,4, Brigitte Gijsen3
1IKNL, The Netherlands, 2IKNL, The Netherlands, 3IKNL, The Netherlands, 4IKNL, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
Improving Patient-Centered Communication in Cancer Pain Management Nursing: a Randomized Controlled Study Assessing the Efficacy of a Communication Skills Training Program
Delphine Canivet*1,3, Nicole Delvaux1,3, Anne-Sophie Gibon1,2, Cyrielle Brancart4, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder4, Darius Razavi1,2
1Université Libre de Bruxelles - Unité de Recherche en Psychosomatique et Psycho-oncologie, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l’Education, Belgium, 2Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium, 3Hôpital Universitaire Erasme - Service de Psychologie, Belgium, 4Centre de Psycho-Oncologie - Groupe de Recherche et de Formation, Belgium
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
Improving Respons in PRO measures: results of the population-based online PROFILES Registry
Nicole Horevoorts*1,2, Pauline Visser1,2, Floortje Mols1,2, Melissa Thong1,2, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse2,1
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
Improving subjective perception of personal cancer risk: systematic review and meta-analysis of educational interventions for people with cancer or at high risk of cancer
Mbathio Dieng*1, Caroline G. Watts1, Nadine A. Kasparian2, Rachael L. Morton1, Graham J. Mann1, Anne E. Cust1
1The University of Sydney, Australia, 2The University of NSW, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
In sickness and in health: Diurnal salivary cortisol patterns in people with cancer and their spouses
Timothy H. Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S. M. Chan1, Jonathan S. T. Sham1, Cecilia L. W. Chan1, Adrian Wan*1
1Centre on Behavioral Health, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
IN THE NAME OF GOD THE COMPATIONATE THE MERCIFUL  +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ PSYCHODYNAMIC OF PSYCHIATRIC PROBLEMS OF HEAD AND NECK CANCERS COMPAIRING WITH  OTHER  CANCERS.
gholamhossein mobaraky*, Saeed Soheilipour
university of medicin, Iran
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
In what ways and fields can the ORS/SRS (PCOMS) be useful in clinical practice? A Literature Review
Inès Ohlhausen1, Ruchika Gajwani2, Iñigo Tolosa*3,4
1Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Germany, 2The University of Birmingham, UK, 3Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health FNHST, UK, 4University Hospital Birmingham FNHST, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Information And Support Needs Among A Diverse Sample Of Adult Cancer Survivors In The First Year After Completion Of Their Primary Treatment
Roy Willems*1, Ilse Mesters2, Catherine Bolman1, Iris Kanera1, Audrey Beaulen1, Lilian Lechner1
1Open University of the Netherlands, The Netherlands, 2Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Information to design a surgical decision aid for young breast cancer patients
Alejandra Recio-Saucedo*, Claire Foster, Sue Gerty, Ramsey Cutress, Diana Eccles
University of Southampton, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Initial Evidence of Religious Practice and Belief in Depressed African American Cancer Patients
Amy Zhang*1, Faye Gary1, Hui Zhu2
1Case Western Reserve University School of Nursing, USA, 2Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Innovative uses of health education technologies can reduce distress and empower newly diagnosed cancer patients to take an active role in their care
Lina Mayorga*, Ben Laroya, Laura Simmons
City of Hope Cancer Center, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Intellectual disabilities and cancer: A review of the current literature
Samantha Flynn*1, Nick Hulbert-Williams1, Ros Bramwell1, Lee Hulbert-Williams2
1University of Chester, UK, 2University of Wolverhampton, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
International variation in breast surgeons' attitudes towards prophylactic surgeries and intensive screening- comparison between France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK
Mariska Den Heijer*1, Christi van Asperen2, Hilary Harris3, Irma Nippert4, Joerg Schmidtke5, Anne-Deborah Bouhnik6,7, Claire Julian-Reynier6,7, D Gareth Evans8, Aad Tibben2,1
1Erasmus Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3University of Manchester, UK, 4Westfaelische Wilhelms-Universitaet, Germany, 5Hannover Medical School, Germany, 6Aix-Marseille Université, France, 7Institut Paoli-Calmettes, France, 8St. Mary’s Hospital, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
Interventions to improve the well-being of breast cancer survivors at the end of active treatment: A systematic review of the literature.
Nick Hulbert-Williams*1, Samantha Flynn1, Lisa Heaton-Brown1, Karen Scanlon2
1University of Chester, UK, 2Breast Cancer Care, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Introducing "CancerStories" An Innovative Video Diary Programme Providing Peer Support Online: Development and Pilot Evaluation
Alex J Mitchell
University of Leicester Medical School, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
Irrationality and response expectancies: impact on chemotherapy induced side effects and quality of life in breast cancer patients
Ancuta-Mihaela David
MEDISPROF, Romania
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Is implementing screening for distress an efficient means to recruit patients to a psychosocial intervention trial?
Corinne van Scheppingen*1, Maya J. Schroevers1, Grieteke Pool1, Ans Smink1, Véronique E.M. Mul3, James C. Coyne1,2, Robbert Sanderman1
1University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Department of Health Sciences, The Netherlands, 2Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA, 3University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
Is Primary Caregiving Stress Related to Secondary Caregiving Stress? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Cancer Caregivers
Adrian H.Y. Wan*1, Timothy H.Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S.M. Chan1, Jonathan S.T Sham1, Cecilia L.W. Chan4
1Centre on Behavioral Health, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong, 4Department of Social Work & Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
"It is not that easy to switch off to it- the second time round": Experiences of patients with a recurrent bowel cancer and their partners
Marta Wanat*1, Eila Watson1, Mary Boulton1, Bee Wee2
1Oxford Brookes University, UK, 2Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
"It never be the same:" Adjusting to real life after breast cancer treatment
SooJung Park*1, Im-Ryung Kim2, Jung Hee Yoon2, Danbee Kang1, Eun-Kyung Choi2, Juhee Cho3
1Department of Health Science and Technology, School of Medicine and SAHIST, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea, 2Cancer Education Center, Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 3Departments of Health, Behavior and Society and Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Junior investigators face a choice between a high and low road to success
James Coyne
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
Kanker Nazorg Wijzer: Supporting Cancer Survivors With Psychosocial And Lifestyle Problems Using An Online Tailored Intervention
Roy Willems*1, Catherine Bolman1, Ilse Mesters2, Iris Kanera1, Audrey Beaulen1, Lilian Lechner1
1Open University of the Netherlands, The Netherlands, 2Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Knowledge and attitudes towards cancer in an old sample: final report
Tania Estapé*, Jordi Estapé, Sara Soria, Ariadna Torres
FEFOC, Spain
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Launching a career in psychosocial oncology research: The powerful combination of strong mentorship and timely program of research
Julie Lapointe*1,3, Fay J. Strohschein1,2, Shannon Groff4, Carmen G. Loiselle1,3
1Christine and Herschel Victor/Hope & Cope Chair in Psychosocial Oncology, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 3Department of Oncology and Ingram School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Canada, 4University of Calgary, Community Health Sciences & Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Lay Perceptions of Cancer and Attitudes Towards Cancer Survivors in Community: Lay People and Cancer Survivors' Perspectives in Japan
Miyako Tsuchiya
Chiba University, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Living with haematological cancer: Patient experiences of psychosocial need.
Brooke Swash*1, Ros Bramwell1, Edwin Lee2, Nick Hulbert-Williams1
1University of Chester, UK, 2Countess of Chester Hospital, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
Living with untreated prostate cancer: a longitudinal study on the impact of active surveillance on anxiety and distress levels
Lionne DF Venderbos*1,2, Roderick CN van den Bergh1, Monique J Roobol1, Fritz H. Schröder1, Marie-Louise Essink-Bot2,3, Chris H Bangma1, Ewout W Steyerberg2, Ida J Korfage2
1Erasmus University Medical Center, Department of Urology, The Netherlands, 2Erasmus University Medical Center, Department of Public Health, The Netherlands, 3Academic Medical Center, Department of Public Health, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Long term effects of altered appearance due to breast cancer treatment
Danbee Kang*1, Im-Ryung Kim2, Eun-Kyung Choi2, Soo Jung Park1, Juhee Cho1,3
1Department of Health Science and Technology, School of Medicine and SAHISTSungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea, 2Education Center, Samsung Comprehensive Cancer Center, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 3Department of Health, Behavior and Society and EpidemiologyJohns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Longitudinal associations between illness perceptions, coping and distress among breast cancer patients attending a psycho-educational intervention.
Maarten J. Fischer*1, Marion E. Wiesenhaan-Breeuwer1, Aukje Does-Den Heijer2, Wim C. Kleijn1, Johan W.R. Nortier1, Adrian A. Kaptein1
1Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Diaconessenhuis, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Looking at the Mirror: Different Approaches in Assessing Body Image in Breast Cancer Patients
Simone Cheli*1, Lucia Caligiani1, Francesca Focardi1, Luisa Fioretto2
1Psycho-oncology Unit, Department of Oncology, Italy, 2Health Director, Department of Oncology, Italy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Looking Beyond Disfigurement:The Experience of Patients With Head and Neck Cancer
Melissa Henry*1,2, Angela Ho1, Sylvie Lambert4, Franco Carnevale1,5, Brian Greenfield1,5, Christina MacDonald2, Alex Mlynarek1,2, Anthony Zeitouni1,3, Zeev Rosberger1,2, Michael Hier1,2, Martin Black1,2, Karen Kost1,3, Saul Frenkiel1,2
1McGill University, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 3McGill University Health Centre, Canada, 4University of New South Wales, Australia, 5Montreal Children's Hospital, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
Looking towards the future: Consumer preferences for blood-based screening for colorectal cancer
Ian Zajac*1, Amy Duncan2, Ingrid Flight1, Carlene Wilson3, Deborah Turnbull2
1CSIRO, Australia, 2University of Adelaide, Australia, 3Flinders University, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
Low SES and Mental Health Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer Survivors:   Using the PROFILES System to Conduct Cancer Survivorship Research. 
Michael Andrykowski*1, Mieke Aarts2, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse3,2, Floorjte Mols3,2, Gerrit Slooter4, Melissa Thong3,2
1University of Kentucky, USA, 2Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands, 3Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 4Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
Making Psycho-Oncology research a career - how to survive.
Phyllis Butow
Psycho-Oncology Co-operative Research Group (PoCoG), University of Sydney, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
Male Cancer and Sexual Function
Luca Incrocci
Erasmus MC, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
Managing Fear Of Cancer Recurrence With The SWORD Study (Survivors' Worries Of Recurrent Disease)
M.A. van de Wal*1, M.F.M. Gielissen1, A.S. Speckens2, J.B. Prins1
1Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Department of Psychiatry, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
Meaning in life of the Japanese female breast cancer patients -its idiographic aspects-
Chiaki IHARA
Kyoto Gakuen University, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Meaning Making in Cancer Survivors: a Focus Group Study
Nadia van der Spek*1, Joel Vos2, Cornelia van Uden-Kraan1, William Breitbart4, Rob Tollenaar1, Pim Cuijpers1, Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw1,3
1VU University, The Netherlands, 2Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 4Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Measure of hope & spirituality in End Stage Renal Disease
Abhijit Dam*, Priya Khanna, Nikesh Kumar, Anwesha Banerjee
Kosish-the hospice, India
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Medical end-of-life decisions at the University Hospital of Brussels (UZ Brussel, Belgium).
Willem Distelmans, Sabien Bauwens, Catherine Baillon, Eveline Clemmen*, Vicky Van de Velde, Annelien Tack
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Mental disabilities in children with head brain tumors - reality or parents' predisposition
Yulia Malova1,2
1Faculty of Psychology Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia, 2Russian Scientific Center of Radiology, Russia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
mental health of health care providers in a cancer hospital, a three year follow-up.
Chihtao Cheng1,2, Shenghui Hsu1, Yichen Hou1, Pohsien Lin*1, Ginglong Wang1, Shihming Shih1
1KFSYSCC, Taiwan, 2Department of psychology and social work, National defense university, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Methods and measures for assessing the HRQoL of long-term survivors of testicular and prostate cancer previously participating in EORTC phase III clinical trials
Marieke van Leeuwen*1, Fabio Efficace2, Sophie Fossa3, Michel Bolla4, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse5,6, Bernhard Holzner7, Ronald de Wit8, Hendrik van Poppel9, Susanne Osanto10, Neil Aaronson1
1Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2Italian Group for Adult Hematologic Diseases (GIMEMA) Data Center, Italy, 3Rikshospitalet-Radiumhospitalet Medical Center, Norway, 4Centre Hospitalier Universitaire A Michallon, France, 5Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 6Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands, 7Innsbruck University Hospital, Austria, 8Erasmus University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 9University Hospital, K.U. Leuven, Belgium, 10Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy reduces chronic cancer related fatigue
Marije van der Lee*, Bert Garssen
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
Monitoring Quality of Life (QoL) and distress in patients with breast cancer: the Care Notebook study.
Maarten J. Fischer*, Elly M.M. Krol-Warmerdam, Gemma M.C. Ranke, Mathieu H.W. Zegers, Roeland Aeijelts Averink, Astrid N. Scholten, Judith R. Kroep, Adrian A. Kaptein, Johan W.R. Nortier
Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Mother-adolescent dyads in paediatric oncology during remission stage: Factors associated with their respective emotional status
Yves Libert*1,2, Isabelle Merckaert1,2, Julie Beckers2, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder2, Darius Razavi1,2
1Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 2Centre de Psycho-Oncologie, Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
Motivating (Former) Cancer Patients To Increase Their Physical Activity: The Computer Tailored OncoActive+ Project
RHJ Golsteijn*1, C Bolman1, DA Peels1, H de Vries2, L Lechner1
1Open University of the Netherlands, The Netherlands, 2Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Motivation for childhood cancer patients to participate in a combined physical and psychosocial intervention program; "Quality of Life in Motion"
E.M. van Dijk-Lokkart*1, K.I. Braam2, G.J.L. Kaspers3, T. Takken4, I. Streng5, M.A. Grootenhuis6, J. Huisman7
1VU University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2VU University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology, The Netherlands, 3VU University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology, The Netherlands, 4Wilhelmina's Childrens Hospital/UMC Utrecht, Department of Pediatric Physiotherapy and Exercise Physics, The Netherlands, 5Sophia's Childrens Hospital/Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology, The Netherlands, 6Emma's Childrens Hospital/Academic Medical Center, Psychosocial Department, The Netherlands, 7Wilhelmina's Childrens Hospital/UMC Utrecht, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
"Moving Forward": developing a new evidence-based information resource for breast cancer survivors 
Karen Scanlon*1, Liz Reed2, Emma Blows3, Julie Wray4, Debbie Fenlon5
1Breast Cancer Care, UK, 2Princess Alice Hospice, UK, 3Kings College London University, UK, 4Service Research User Partnership, Breast Cancer Care, UK, 5University of Southampton, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Multicenter implementation of electronic Patient Reported Outcomes (ePROs) during treatment in pediatric oncology practice (KLIK): Is it feasible?
Sasja A Schepers*1, Simone M Sint Nicolaas2, Antoinette YN Schouten-van Meeteren3, Peter M Hoogerbrugge4, Margreet A Veening5, Chris M Verhaak2, Martha A Grootenhuis1
1Academic Medical Center/Emma Children’s Hospital, Psychosocial Department, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 3Academic Medical Center/Emma Children’s Hospital, Department of Pediatric Oncology, The Netherlands, 4Radboud University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology, The Netherlands, 5VU University Medical Center, Department of Pediatric Oncology & Hematology, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
Multidisciplinary care for CDH1 carriers opting for prophylactic gastrectomy 
Eveline Bleiker*1, Maurits de Boer1, Irma Kluijt1, Alex Hartig1, Daniela Hahn1, John Plukker2, Rolf Sijmons2, Richard van Hillegersberg3, Annemiek Cats1, Margreet Ausems3
1the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, 3University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
Multidisciplinary support needs in cancer patients in a German comprehensive cancer centre
Hans-Christoph Friederich*1, Anette Brechtel1, Robert Schiel1, Jürgen Walther1, Joachim Wiskemann2, Ingeborg Rötzer2, Dirk Jäger1,2, Mechthild Hartmann1
1Medical University Hospital, Germany, 2National Center for Tumor Diseases, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Music as a therapy for cancer patients
Monika Malgorzata Stanczyk
Greater Poland Cancer Centre, Poland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Myth or Reality: Are Head and Neck Cancer Patients At Increased Risk for Suicidal Thoughts and Gestures? - Preliminary Results
Melissa Henry*1,2, Zeev Rosberger1,2, Christopher Longo1,4, Saul Frenkiel1,2, Michael Hier1,2, Martin Black1,2, Anthony Zeitouni1,3, Karen Kost1,3, Alex Mlynarek1,2, Christina MacDonald1, Juli Atherton5, Michael Meaney1,3
1McGill University, Canada, 2Jewish General Hospital, Canada, 3McGill University Health Centre, Canada, 4McMaster University, Canada, 5Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
Navigating the Cancer Experience: A Study of LIVESTRONG Cancer Navigation Services
Ruth Rechis, Emily Hendrick, Melissa Stewart*
LIVESTRONG Foundation, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
‘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
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
Neuropathic symptoms among colorectal cancer patients with diabetes: Results from the population-based PROFILES registry
P.A.J. Vissers*1,2, F.M. Mols1,2, M.S.Y. Thong1,2, F. Pouwer1, L.V. van de Poll-Franse1,2
1CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Neuropsychological follow-up of children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia
Jurgen Lemiere1, Trui Vercruysse*1, Nathalie Nolf5, Elke Van Gysel1, Ben Van Calster2,3, Nady Van Broeck4, Marleen Renard1, Yves Benoit5, Anne Uyttebroeck1
1Paediatric Haemato-Oncology, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium, 2Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, Belgium, 3Biostatistics Unit, Leuvens Kankerinstituut, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium, 4Clinical Psychology, KU Leuven, Belgium, 5Pediatric Haemato-Oncology, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Nordic Walking for patients with early stage breast cancer.
Maarten J. Fischer*1, Elly M.M. Krol-Warmerdam1, Gemma M.C. Ranke1, Henricus M. Vermeulen1, Joke Van der Heijden2, Johan W.R. Nortier1, Adrian A. Kaptein1
1Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Action4vitality, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Nurses' Decision-making Support for Families of Cancer Patients
Kiyoko Yanagihara*, Maiko Okabe
Tokai University, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Nurses' Need of a Learning Program for Evidence-based Practice at Center Hospitals for Cancer Care in Japan: A Content Analysis of Interviews           
Reiko Makabe*, Noriko Nemoto
Fukushima Medical University, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
OmSorg - Dealing with Bereavement  Lessons learnt from the implementation of Action Plans in all Danish Schools and Kindergartens
Per Bøge*1, Jes Dige2, Annemarie Dencker1
1Danish Cancer Society, Denmark, 2Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
OMSORG - Dealing With BereavementIntegrating Training Groups for Bereaved Children in Public School Settings in Denmark
Annemarie Dencker*1, Per Bøge1, Jes Dige2
1Danish Cancer Society, Denmark, 2Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
OMSORG - Dealing With BereavementWorking with Training Groups for Bereaved Children
Jes Dige*1, Per Bøge2, Annemarie Dencker2
1Danish Cancer Society, Denmark, 2Danish Cancer Society, Denmark
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Oncological Casemanagement and Care for Concerns Regarding Meaning, a Case Study
Anja Visser*1, Henry Wolterink2, Rineke Leys2
1Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands, 2Maasstad Hospital, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Oncological patients’ desire to receive psychological support-- A Peruvian representative sample
Samuel Gonzales-Puell
Universidad de San Martin- Psychology Department Research Institute, Peru
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Oncologists’ Recognition of Depressive Symptoms in Advanced Cancer Patients: What Symptoms do they Accurately Detect and How?
Lucie Gouveia1, Sophie Lelorain4, Anne Brédart3, Sylvie Dolbeault3, Serge Sultan1,2, Willow Burns*5
1Université de Montréal, Canada, 2Centre hospitalier universitaire Sainte-Justine, Canada, 3Insitut Curie, France, 4Université Paris Descartes, France, 5CHU Sainte-Justine and Université de Montréal, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
On-line assessment of psychological distress in breast cancer patients
Tania Estapé*1, Jordi Estapé1, Sara Soria1, Anna Díez2
1FEFOC, Spain, 2Institut de Medicina Predictiva i Personalitzada del Càncer (IMPPC), Spain
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
Online Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy for Chronic Cancer-Related Fatigue - a pilot study
FZ Everts*, ML Van der Lee, E De Jager Meezenbroek
Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic in a Portuguese Cancer Center,  2013
Andreia Ribeiro1, Cristina Vale2, Lúcia Monteiro*3
1Instituto Português de Oncologia, Portugal, 2Instituto Português de Oncologia, Portugal, 3Instituto Português de Oncologia, Portugal
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Paediatric cancer through the lens of attachment theory: A systematic-critical review of the literature on marital adjustment in the parental couple
Willow Burns*1,2, Serge Sultan1,2, Katherine Peloquin1
1Universite de Montreal, Canada, 2CHU Sainte-Justine, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Pain and social activity in colorectal cancer patients
Miroslava Petkova*, Valeri Nikolov, Maya Galabova
Trakia University, Bulgaria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Pain, fatigue and quality of life in Hong Kong Chinese women with early stage breast cancer: before-versus-after adjuvant radiotherapy
Tracy Kwan*1, Rainbow Ho1,2
1Centre on Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2Department of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
Parental Decision-Making about the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine for their Daughters
Andrea Krawczyk2,1, Bärbel Knäuper2, Vladimir Gilca4,5, Eve Dubé4,5, Zeev Rosberger*1,3
1Louise Granofsky Psychosocial Oncology Program, Segal Cancer Center, Jewish General Hospital,, Canada, 2McGill University, Canada, 3Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research and McGill University, Canada, 4Institut national de santé publique du Québec, Canada, 5Laval University, Canada
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Pathways linking childhood cancer late effects to anxiety and depression in adult survivors: A report from the St. Jude Lifetime Cohort Study
Tara M. Brinkman1, S. Cristina Oancea1, Kevin R. Krull*1, Leslie L. Robison1, Melissa M. Hudson1, James G. Gurney1,2
1St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA, 2School of Public Health, University of Memphis, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
Patient Competence in the Context of Cancer: A Contribution to Construct Validation
Tina Zeiss, Juergen M. Giesler*, Joachim Weis
Tumor Biology Center Freiburg, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Patient preferences in treatment decision-making at the end of life: a qualitative study
Linda Brom*2, H. Roeline W. Pasman2, Guy A.M Widdershoven2, Maurice J. van der Vorst3, Jaap Reijneveld1, Bregje D. Onwuteaka-Philipsen2
1VU University Medical Center, Department of Neurology, The Netherlands, 2VU University Medical Center, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, The Netherlands, 3VU University Medical Center, Department of Medical Oncology, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
Patient-centered communication (PCC), illness perceptions and self-management behaviors in lung cancer patients: Ongoing research project
Julie G. Trudel*1, Doris Howell2
1University Health Network, Behavioural Sciences and Health Research Division, Toronto General Hospital and Lawrence S. Bloomberg, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada, 2University Health Network, Behavioural Sciences and Health Research Division, Princess Margaret Hospital and Lawrence S. Bloomberg, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Patients' decision-making in a multidisciplinary approach: met and unmet needs
Lara Bellardita1, Silvia Villa*1, Tiziana Magnani1, Davide Biasoni2, Silvia Stagni2, Sergio Villa3, Riccardo Valdagni1,3
1Prostate Cancer Program, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy, 2Dept. of Urology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy, 3Radiation Oncology 1, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Italy
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Patients perspectives on Adherence to treatment in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
Michelle Normen*1, Surendran V2, Prasanth Ganesan3, Rejiv Rajendranath4, T.G Sagar5
1Madras Cancer Care Foundation, India, 2Cancer Institute (WIA), India, 3Cancer Institute (WIA), India, 4Cancer Institute (WIA), India, 5Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Patients' views on shared decision making concerning a new treatment approach for early stage lung cancer - a mixed methods study
Wendy Hopmans*, Olga Damman, Suresh Senan, Egbert Smit, Danielle Timmermans
VU University medical center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Patients with head and neck cancer narrate the importance of being included in a helping system
Joakim Isaksson*1, Pär Salander1, Brith Granström1, Göran Laurell2
1Umeå University, Sweden, 2Uppsala University, Sweden
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Patients' words into action: Occupational Therapy Approaches in a Lebanese Hospital. 
Sally Souraya1,3
1Hotel Dieu de France Hospital, Lebanon, 2Lebanese Association for Self Advocacy, Lebanon, 3Lebanese Occupational Therapy Association, Lebanon, 4Rafik Hariri University Hospital from 2010 till 2012, Lebanon
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Patients’ and Partners’ Expressed Emotion in Couples where the Woman has Breast Cancer
Linda Charvoz*1, Nicolas Favez2, Sarah Cairo Notari1, Bénédicte Panes-Ruedin3, Tania Antonini2, Jean-François Delaloye4
1NCCR LIVES, Psychology and educational sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland, 2Psychology and educational sciences, University of Geneva, NCCR LIVES, Switzerland, 3NCCR LIVES, Breast Centre, University Hospital CHUV, Switzerland, 4Breast Centre, University Hospital CHUV, NCCR LIVES, Switzerland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
Patterns and predictors of supportive care referrals in ambulatory oncology patients in Victoria, Australia
Karla Gough*1,2, Allison Drosdowsky1,2, Sibilah Breen1,2, Meinir Krishnasamy1,2
1Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia, 2Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session O: Screening for Distress  -  13:30 - 15:00
Patterns of coping strategies after bereavement among spouses of cancer patients
Mariko Asai*1, Yutaka Matsui2, Yosuke Uchitomi3
1Graduate School of Clinical Psychology, Teikyo Heisei University, Japan, 2Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan, 3Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Patterns of Daily Physical Activity and Fatigue in Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study
Josien Timmerman*1,2, Marit Dekker1,2, Roel Kurvers2, Thijs Tönis1,2, Hermie Hermens1,2, Miriam Vollenbroek-Hutten1,2
1Roessingh Research and Development, Telemedicine Group, The Netherlands, 2Twente University, Biomedical Signals and Systems Group, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
pediatric cancer patients' and their families informational, psychological and emotional needs
Laura Bratikaite,*1,2, Akvile Smalakyte1
1Lithuanian Cancer Patient Coalition, Lithuania, 2BENE ESSE, -
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Peer Mentoring To Promote Exercise Among Cancer Survivors: A Community Partnership
Bernardine Pinto*1,2, Kevin Stein3, Shira Dunsiger1,2
1Miriam Hospital, USA, 2W. Alpert Medical School, USA, 3American Cancer Society, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 12: Staying Healthy Together: Community and Family Based Approaches for Improving Lifestyles After Cancer  -  10:30 - 12:00
Peer relationships and emotional adjustment in pediatric brain tumor survivors: Risk associated with intensive treatment and medical late effects
Kathryn Vannatta*1,2, Brian Misiti1, Jessica Clymer3,2, Cynthia Gerhardt1,2, Andrea Patenaude4,5, Maru Barerra6, Mary Jo Kupst7, Diane Fairclough8
1The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, USA, 2The Ohio State University College of Medicine, USA, 3Nationwide Children's Hospital, USA, 4Dana Farber Cancer Institute, USA, 5Harvard Medical School, USA, 6Hospital for Sick Children, Canada, 7Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, 8University of Colorado at Denver, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
Perceived Information Provision and Satisfaction among Patients with Ovarian Tumors: the Role of Health Literacy
M.N. Verkissen*1,2, N.P.M. Ezendam1,2, M.P. Fransen3, M.J. Aarts2, O. Husson1,2
1CoRPS – Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Center South (CCCS), The Netherlands, 3Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Personal Growth in Cancer Patients: The Cognitive Orientation Approach
Shulamith Kreitler*1,2, Michal M. Kreitler1
1Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 2Sheba Medical Center, Israel
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Personality Correlates of Colorectal Cancer
Shulamith Kreitler*1,2, Michal M. Kreitler1
1Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 2Sheba Medical Center, Israel
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Personality factors in adhesion to Tobacco cessation after lung cancer diagnosis
Jonathan GRAFFI*1, Elisabeth QUOIX2, Anita MOLARD2, Marie-Frédérique BACQUÉ3
1Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, EA 3071 University of Strasbourg, France, 2Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France, 3EA 3071, University of Strasbourg, France
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Personality traits and coping styles explain anxiety in lung cancer patients to a greater extent than other factors
Ken Shimizu
National Cancer Center Hospital, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Phase I pilot of a Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction intervention for Head and Neck Cancer patients receiving radiotherapy of curative intent.
Jeremy Couper*1, Annabel Pollard1, David Castle2, Kate Neilson2, Jodie Burchell1, Maria Ftanou1,2, June Corry1, Danny Rischin1, David Kissane3, Meinir Krishnasamy1, Tom Trauer2,3, Linda Carlson4
1Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia, 2University of Melbourne, Australia, 3Monash University, Australia, 4University of Calgary, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Phenomenology of subsyndromal delirium in postoperative esophageal cancer patients
Akiko Hayashi*, Noriatsu Tatematsu, Toshiya Murai
Kyoto University, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Physical activity intervention for cognitive & emotional functioning in breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
Kajal Gokal*1, Fehmidah Munir1, Deborah Wallis1, Samreen Ahmed2, Ion Boiangiu2, Kiran Kancherla2
1Loughborough University, UK, 2Leicester Royal Infirmary, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Physical and mental support in young patients during cancer treatment, a multidisciplinary pilot intervention study
Åse Sagen*, Kjersti Tveten, Guro Hydle Kvalsvik, Gerd Guldbrandsen, Alexandra Østgaard, Inger Thune
Oslo Uiversity Hospital, Norway
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Physical and psychosocial problems in cancer survivors beyond return to work: a systematic review
Saskia Duijts*1, Martine van Egmond1, Evelien Spelten2, Peter van Muijen1, Johannes Anema1, Allard van der Beek1
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Dutch Organisation of Psychosocial Oncology, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Physical Exercise and Return to Work: Cancer Survivors' Experiences
Iris Groeneveld, Angela de Boer*, Monique Frings-Dresen
Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Pilot study of a decision aid about fertility preservation for breast cancer patients
Mirjam Garvelink*1, Moniek ter Kuile1, Leoni Louwé1, Carina Hilders2, Anne Stiggelbout3
1Department of Gynecology, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Department of Gynecology, Reinier de Graaf Hospital, The Netherlands, 3Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Pilot Study on Diagnosis Communication and Patient's Rights in an Eastern European Country
Anca Bojan, Andrada Parvu*, Anca Farcas
“Iuliu Hatieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
POST- CANCER PAIN IN LONG-TERM CANCER SERVIVOR.
Diocles Kaimukilwa
Makerere, Uganda
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Posttraumatic Growth in Parents of Childhood Cancer Survivors
Gisela Michel*1,2, Zina Heg-Bachar1, Micòl Gianinazzi1, Nicolas von der Weid3, Claudia Kuehni1
1Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland, 2Department of Health Sciences and Health Policy, University of Lucerne, Switzerland, 3University Children’s Hospital Basel, Switzerland
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms in Parental Dyads of Children Diagnosed with Cancer: A Longitudinal Analysis
Nicola Silberleitner1, Louise von Essen2, Martin Cernvall*2
1University of Konstanz, Germany, 2Uppsala University, Sweden
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Power of the past: a randomized controlled trial to assess efficacy of life review therapy in palliative cancer patients.
Gitta Kleijn*1, Irene Riepma1, Annemarie Becker2, Corien Eeltink2, Anne Marie Bruynzeel2, Vincent Willemsen3, Kitty Knipscheer3, René Leemans2, Egbert Smit2, Michiel van den Brekel4, Bas Steunenberg5, Ernst Bohlmeijer6, Pim Cuijpers1, Irma Verdonck - de Leeuw1,2
1VU University, The Netherlands, 2VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3Ingeborg Douwes Center, The Netherlands, 4The Netherlands Cancer Institute - Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, The Netherlands, 5University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands, 6University of Twente, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Predicting OptimaL cAncer RehabIlitation and Supportive care (POLARIS); meta-analyses of individual patient data of randomized controlled trials evaluating the effect of physical activity, exercise and psychosocial interventions on health-related quality of life in cancer survivors.
Laurien Buffart1,2, Joeri Kalter*1,2, Mai Chinapaw1,2, Martijn Heymans1,2, Neil Aaronson3, Kerry Courneya4, Paul Jacobsen5, Robert Newton6, Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw1,7, Johannes Brug1,2
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, The Netherlands, 3The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 4University of Alberta, Canada, 5Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, USA, 6Edith Cowan University, Australia, 7VU University, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
Predictors of Distress in Cancer Patients Under Chemotherapy Treatment
Cristiane Decat Bergerot*1,2, Tereza Cristina Cavalcanti Ferreira Araujo2, Marco Murilo Buso1
1Centro de Câncer de Brasília (CETTRO), Brazil, 2Universidade de Brasília (UnB), Brazil
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Predictors of emotional well-being of adolescent childhood cancer survivors
Marek Blatný*1, Martin Jelínek1, Irena Komárková2, Tomáš Kepák3
1Inst of Psychology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic, 2Dpt of Psychiatry, University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic, 3Dpt of Paediatric Oncology, University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Predictors Of Physical Health-Related Quality Of Life In Colorectal Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review
Anne Rutte*, Annemarie Braamse, Hanna Bomhof-Roordink, Henk Verheul, Chris Mulder, Jochim Terhaar sive Droste, Raymond Ostelo, Joost Dekker
VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
Predictors of psychological well-being among prostate cancer survivors
Frances Drummond1, Heather Kinnear2, Eamonn O'Leary1, Anna Gavin2, Linda Sharp*1
1National Cancer Registry Ireland, Ireland, 2Northern Ireland Cancer Registry, Ireland
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Pre-operative exercise training in advanced rectal cancer patients: Exploring perceptions of quality of life during active treatment
Shaunna Burke*1, Jennifer Brunet2, Catherine Sabiston3, Sandy Jack4, Michael Grocott5, Malcolm West6
1University of Leeds, UK, 2University of Ottawa, Canada, 3University of Toronto, Canada, 4University Hospital Southampton, UK, 5University of Southampton, UK, 6Aintree University Hospital, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Prevalence And Predictors Of Anxiety And Worry In Women After Colposcopy: A Longitudinal Study
Mairead O'Connor*1, Judith Murphy1, Christine White2,3, Carmel Ruttle3, Cara Martin2,3, Grainne Flannelly4, Gunther von Bunau3, John O'Leary2,3, Loretto Pilkington3, Mary Anglim3, Michael Turner3, Nadine Farah3, Sinead Cleary3, Tom Darcy3, Walter Prendiville3, Linda Sharp1
1National Cancer Registry Ireland, Ireland, 2Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, 3Coombe Women's and Infants University Hospital, Ireland, 4National Maternity Hospital, Ireland
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Prevalence, Course, and Clinical Predictors of Cancer-Related Fatigue (CRF) in the Post-treatment Period
Paul Jacobsen*1, Heather Jim1, Brent Small2, Martine Goedendorp3, Michael Andrykowski4
1Moffitt Cancer Center, USA, 2University of South Florida, USA, 3Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 4University of Kentucky, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
Prevalence, intensity, and predictors of the supportive care needs of women diagnosed with breast cancer.
Chavie Fiszer*1,2, Sylvie Dolbeault1,3, Serge Sultan4,5, Brédart Anne1,2
1Psycho-oncology Unit, Supportive Care Department, Institute Curie, France, 2Institut Curie; LPPS Paris Descartes, France, 3INSERM U 699, France, 4University of Montreal, Canada, 5Centre de Recherche du CHU Ste Justine, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
Prevention research in the field of psychosocial oncology: A golden opportunity?
Samara Perez*1,2, Zeev Rosberger1,2
1McGill University, Canada, 2Louise Granofsky Psychosocial Oncology Program, Segal Cancer Center, Jewish General Hospital, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Professional psychosocial care offered to breast cancer patients undergoing rapid genetic counseling and testing in breast cancer patients: What is the problem?
Daniela Hahn*1,2, Eveline Bleiker2,3, Marijke Wevers3,4, Titia Brouwer4, Senno Verhoef2, Marianne Kuenen3, Elly Kaats1,2, Sanne Stehouwer4, Margreet Ausems4, Neil Aaronson3
1Department of Psychosocial Counseling and Family, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2Family Cancer Clinic, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 3Division of Psychosocial Research and Epidemiology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 4Division of Biomedical Genetics, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Professionals' And Patients' Perspective On Facilitators And Barriers For Return To Work In Unemployed Cancer Patients: A Focus Group Study
M.P. van Egmond*, S.F.A. Duijts, S.J. Vermeulen, A.J. van der Beek, J.R. Anema
VU University Medical Center, Department of Public and Occupational Health, EMGO+ Institute, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Prognostic Awareness and Communication of Prognostic Information in Malignant Glioma: A Systematic Review
Allison Applebaum, Eli Diamond, Geoffrey Corner, Antonio DeRosa, William Breitbart*
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Prognostic factors of work disability in sick-listed cancer survivors
P van Muijen*, S.F.A. Duijts, A.J. van der Beek, J.R. Anema
VU University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
Prolonged Grief Disorder (PGD) in the cancer context: results of a longitudinal study pre- and post-death among spouses of cancer patients.
Léonor Fasse*1,2, Cécile Flahault1,2, Anne Brédart1,2, Sylvie Dolbeault2, Serge Sultan3
1Institut Curie, France, 2Université Paris Descartes, France, 3Université de Montréal, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Promoting women's sexual recovery after cancer treatment
Isabel White1,2
1The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, UK, 2Florence Nightingale School of Nursing & Midwifery, Kings College London, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
Prostate Cancer Related Fatigue
Andrew Roth1,2
1Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA, 2Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 1: How to understand, evaluate and treat fatigue in cancer patients  -  11:00 - 12:30
Prostate Specific Antigen Utility and Anxiety in the Management of Prostate Cancer by Active Surveillance
Jake Anderson1,2, Jane Fletcher*2,5, Lina Ricciardelli1, Susan Burney2,5, Joanne Brooker2,5, Mark Frydenberg3,4
1School of Psychology, Deakin University, Australia, 2Cabrini Monash Psycho-Oncology, Cabrini Institute, Cabrini Health,, Australia, 3Department of Surgery Monash University, Australia, 4Department of Urology, Monash Medical Centre, Southern Health, Australia, 5Department of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Providing Care to a Child with Cancer: A Longitudinal Study on Parents' Experiences with Caregiving During the First Year after Diagnosis
Esther Sulkers*1, Wim J.E. Tissing2, Aeltsje Brinksma1, Petrie F. Roodbol1, Willem A. Kamps2, Roy E. Stewart3, Joke Fleer3, Robbert Sanderman3
1University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, UMCG School of Nursing and Health, The Netherlands, 2University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Pediatric Oncology/Hematology Beatrix Children’s Hospital, The Netherlands, 3University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Department of Health Sciences, Health Psychology Section, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session V: Pediatrics  -  10:30 - 12:00
Psychiatric disorders and background characteristics of the bereaved seeking medical counseling at a cancer center
Mayumi Ishida*1, Hideki Onishi1, Satoshi Kawada1, Hiroaki Toyama1, Yosuke Uchitomi2
1Department of Psycho-Oncology, Saitama International Medical Center, Saitama Medical University, Japan, 2Department of Neuropsychiatry, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychiatric Intervention for Hospitalized Patients in a Portuguese Cancer Center - evaluation & evolution
Cristina Vale1, Andreia Ribeiro2, Lúcia Monteiro*3
1Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa, Portugal, 2Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa, Portugal, 3Instituto Português de Oncologia de Lisboa, Portugal
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychiatric Rehabilitation of Patients with Oesophageal Cancer
Gholam Mobaraky
Isfahan University of Medical Science, Iran
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychiatric Rehabilitation of Patients with Oesophageal Cancer.
gholamhossein mobaraky*, Shohreh EMAMI, mona hadi mohammadabadi, Mahbobeh Mardanshah
University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychiatric Symptoms & Brain Tumors - updating
Vânia Viveiros1, Lúcia Monteiro*2
1Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa, Portugal, 2Instituto Português Oncologia de Lisboa, Portugal
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
PSYCHIATRIST IN A MOBILE PALLIATIVE TEAM
Tomislav Peharda*, Ivica Sain, Dragan Trivanovic
General Hospital Pula, Croatia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychological Distress And Quality Of Life Of Cancer Patients And Their Caring Relatives
Heide Götze*, Norbert Köhler
University of Leipzig, Department of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychological distress in caregivers of cancer patients
Savita Goswami*, Jayita Deodhar, Lekhika Sonkusare, Rohini Hawaldar
Tata Memorial Hospital, India
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychological distress in patients with cancer: is screening the effective solution?
Joost Dekker*, Henk Verheul
VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 2: Screening for distress in patients with cancer: an efficient and effective way to improve patients psychological well-being?  -  11:00 - 12:30
Psychological factors associated with non-adherence to treatment in Indonesian patients with breast cancer
Aulia Iskandarsyah*1,2, Cora de Klerk2, Drajat Suardi4, Monty Soemitro4, Sawitri Sadarjoen1, Jan Passchier0
1Padjadjaran University, Indonesia, 2Erasmus MC University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3VU University, The Netherlands, 4Hasan Sadikin Hospital, Indonesia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session P: Cultural Issues in Cancer Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS RELATED TO CANCER   VARGHESE PAUL. K  *Head, PG. Department of Clinical Psychology, Prajyoti Niketan College, Pudukad, Thrissur (Dt), Kerala - 680 301- India
VARGHESE PAUL K
PRAJYOTI NIKETAN COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY OF CALICUT KERALA INDIA, India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychological Reactions of Children and Adolescents to Malignant Disease and Treatment and Their Parents Reactions - assessment and support
Tamara Klikovac
Institut for Oncology, Serbia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychological states and coping strategies after bereavement among spouses of cancer patients: a quantitative study in Japan
Mariko Asai*1,2, Nobuya Akizuki3, Maiko Fujimori1, Yutaka Matsui2, Hiroya Kinoshita4, Yosuke Uchitomi1
1Psycho-Oncology Division, Research Center for Innovative Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital East, Japan, 2Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan, 3Psycho-Oncology Division, Chiba Cancer Center, Japan, 4National Cancer Center Hospital East, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychological stress of raised CA125 in post treatment asymptomatic ovarian carcinoma follow up
Biman Chakrabarti*, Nidhuranjan Mondal, Tanmoy Chatterjee, Rahul Roychowdhuri
SGCC&RI, India
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychological well-being and need for psycho-oncological support in spouses of laryngectomized cancer patients one to three years post-laryngectomy
Alexandra Meyer*1, Dorit Wollbrueck1, Judith Keszte1, Anja Mehnert1, Susanne Singer2
1Department of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology, Germany, 2Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics (IMBEI), Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session A: Couple and Family Issues  -  11:00 - 12:30
Psychometric properties of the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale for cancer patients in the Mexican population
Oscar Galindo Vázquez*1, Corina Benjet2, Francisco Juárez García2, Edith Rojas Castillo4, Angélica Riveros Rosas5, José Luis Aguilar Ponce6, Miguel Ángel Álvarez Avitia6, Salvador Alvarado Aguilar4
1School of Psychology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, National Institute of Cancer of Mexico, Mexico, 2Epidemiological and Psychosocial Research Division, National Institute of Psychiatry ¨Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz¨, Mexico, 3Epidemiological and Psychosocial Research Division, National Institute of Psychiatry ¨Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz¨, Mexico, 4Psycho-oncology Service, National Cancer Institute of Mexico, Mexico, 5Division of Research, School of Accounting and Administration, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, 6Division of Internal Medicine, National Cancer Institute of Mexico, Mexico, 7Division of Internal Medicine, National Cancer Institute of Mexico, Mexico, 8Psycho-oncology Service, National Cancer Institute of Mexico, Mexico
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
‘Psycho-Oncology Online’: A New Approach In Psycho-Oncology Service Strategy
Tanja C Vollmer*1, Volker Beck2, Sandra Feldt3
1Institute of Applied Psychology in Architecture & Health, The Netherlands, 2Department of Social Science and Social Work, University of Applied Science, Germany, 3Berlin School of Public Health, University Hospital Charité, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
Psychosocial and physical problems experienced by patients visiting a skin- and melanoma center
Frank Weesie*, Marianne Crijns, Marianne Kuenen, Germaine Relyveld, Sylvia ter Meulen, Biljana Zupan, Eveline Bleiker
the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychosocial Care For Cancer Patients: A Key Priority In The Dutch Cancer Society's Policy
Linda Bossenbroek, Iris Candido, Martijntje Hesselink, Fleur Huijsman, Eveline Scheres, Everdien Klein Poelhuis*
Dutch Cancer Society, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Psychosocial Care in Europe: preliminary results from a survey conducted under the Psychosocial Oncology Action of the European Partnership for Action Against Cancer
Luzia Travado*1, Josep Borras2
1Champalimaud Cancer Center, Portugal, 2Institut Catalan of Oncology, Spain
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
Psycho-social Correlates of Fatigue in Chronic Myeloid Leukemia.
Subathra Jeyaram*, Vidhubala Elangovan, Rejiv Rajendranath
Cancer Institute (WIA), India
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychosocial factors in medical decision making of the multidisciplinary team for cancer treatment - an observational study
Cordula Wetzel*, Stephan Seitz, Olaf Ortmann
University Medical Centre Regensburg, Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Germany
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
Psychosocial impact of rapid genetic counseling and testing in breast cancer patients: findings from a RCT
Marijke Wevers*1,2, Margreet Ausems2, Eveline Bleiker1, Emiel Rutgers1, Arjen Witkamp2, Daniela Hahn1, Titia Brouwer2, Rob van der Luijt2, Frans Hogervorst1, Thijs van Dalen3, Evert Theunissen4, Bart van Ooijen5, Marnix de Roos6, Paul Borgstein7, Bart Vrouenraets8, Eline Vriens9, Wim Bouma10, Herman Rijna11, Hans Vente12, Neil Aaronson1
1the Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands, 3Diakonessen Hospital, The Netherlands, 4St. Antonius Hospital, The Netherlands, 5Meander Medical Center, The Netherlands, 6Rivierenland Hospital, The Netherlands, 7Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, The Netherlands, 8St. Lucas Andreas Hospital, The Netherlands, 9Tergooi Hospitals, The Netherlands, 10Gelre Hospitals, The Netherlands, 11Kennemer Gasthuis, The Netherlands, 12Zuwe Hofpoort Hospital, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
Psychosocial Interventions for Fatigue during and after Cancer Treatment
Marieke Gielissen*, Martine Goedendorp, Stans Verhagen, Gijs Bleijenberg, Hans Knoop
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 8: Current issues in Cancer-related fatigue  -  13:30 - 15:00
Psychosocial interventions to improve quality of life and emotional wellbeing for recently diagnosed cancer patients.
Karen Galway*1, Amanda Black2, Marie Cantwell1, Chris Cardwell1, Moyra Mills3, Michael Donnelly1
1Queen's University Belfast, UK, 2Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, USA, 3Northern Health and Social Care Trust, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Psychosocial model of intervention in palliative care for patients/parents with underaged children
Inge Merete Manuel*, Lisbeth Langkilde
Odense Universitets Hospital, Denmark
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 2  -  12:30 - 13:15
PSYCHOSOCIAL -ONCOLOGY IN KENYA: THE CURRENT STATE AND FUTURE PROSPECTS
Philip Odiyo Ouma
Faraja Cancer Support, Kenya
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychosocial predictors of breast cancer survivors’ supportive care needs at the end of radiotherapy.
Chavie Fiszer*1,2, Sylvie Dolbeault1,3, Serge Sultan4,5, Anne Brédart1,2
1Psycho-oncology Unit, Supportive Care Department, Institute Curie, France, 2Institute of Psychology, LPPS, University Paris Descartes, France, 3INSERM U 699, France, 4University of Montreal, Canada, 5Centre de Recherche du CHU Ste Justine, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
Psychosocial predictors of survival in invasive ovarian cancer: a population-based prospective study
Melanie Price*1,2, Phyllis Butow1,2, Melanie Bell2,1, Michael Friedlander3,4, Anna deFazio5,6, Penelope Webb7, The Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group7,8, The Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Quality of Life Investigators1,7
1The University of Sydney, Australia, 2Psycho-oncology Co-operative Research Group, Australia, 3Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia, 4Australia New Zealand Gynaecological Oncology Group, Australia, 5The University of Sydney at Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia, 6Westmead Hospital and Westmead Institute for Cancer Research, Australia, 7Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Gynaecological Cancers Group, Australia, 8Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
Psychosocial risk factors for depression in patients with hematological malignant diseases who were going to receive hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Takeshi Horie*1, Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi1, Yoshiyuki Takimoto1, Yasuhito Nannya2, Mineo Kurokawa2,3, Akira Akabayashi1
1Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 2Department of Hematology/Oncology, The University of Tokyo, Japan, 3Department of cell Therapy and Transplantation Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychosocial Screening Program: Decreased of Distress and Increased Quality of Life
Cristiane Decat Bergerot*1,2, Tereza Cristina Cavalcanti Ferreira Araujo2, Alexandre Nonino1, Marco Murilo Buso1
1Centro de Câncer de Brasília (CETTRO), Brazil, 2Universidade de Brasília (UnB), Brazil
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Psychosocial support needs of Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) transplant patients
Lina Mayorga*1, Jonathan Espenschied1, Liz Cooke1, Marcia Grant1, Jennifer Gotto1, Rachel Lynn2, David Snyder1
1City of Hope National Medical Center, USA, 2MD Anderson, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Quality Of Life In Indian Breast Cancer Patients After Breast Conservation Surgery Or Modified Radical Mastectomy
Shehroo Pudumjee*, Anupama Mane, Sanjay Deshmukh, Kamlesh Bokil, Arunima Guha, S P Sane
Ruby Hall Clinic - Kamalnayan Bajaj Cancer Centre, India
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Quality of life in the informal carers of cancer patients with cachexia
Sally Wheelwright*1, Anne-Sophie Darlington1, Deborah Fitzsimmons2, Jane Hopkinson3, Colin Johnson1
1University of Southampton, UK, 2Swansea University, UK, 3Cardiff University, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Quality of Life Trajectory and Its Sub-Patterns in Newly Diagnosed Advanced Lung Cancer Patients During the First 12 Months of Being Diagnosed 
Yeur-Hur Lai*1, Yun-Hsiang Lee1, Yu-Chien Liao2, Shiow-Ching Shun1, Wei-Yu Liao1, Chong-Jen Yu1, Pan-Chyr Yang1
1National Taiwan University, Taiwan, 2Yuanpei University, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Quality of life, distress and coping in women with ovarian cancer: a population based, longitudinal study.
Phyllis Butow*1, Melanie Price1, Melanie Bell1, Joanne Fardell1, Lynley Aldridge1, Naomi McGowan1, Anna de Fazio2, Michael Friedlander3, Penelope Webb4
1Centre for Medical Psychology and Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED), University of Sydney, Australia, 2Department of Gynaecological Oncology, Westmead Hospital and Westmead Institute for Cancer Research, University of Sydney at the Westmead Millennium Institute, Australia, 3Department of Medical Oncology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia, 4Cancer and Population Studies, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
Quality of Life, Spirituality and Hope in Elderly Palliative Care Patients:an Italian Experience
Samantha Serpentini*1,2, E. Pasquin1, P. Del Bianco2, C. Berti1, F. Busa1, E. Capovilla2
1Az. ULSS 3 Bassano del Grappa (Vicenza-Italy, Italy, 2Veneto Institute of Oncology IOV-IRCSS, Italy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Quality of Life, Vulnerability to Stress and Coping Strategies in Patients with Oral Cavity Cancer: presentation of preliminary results of a study conducted in Portugal.
Sara Duarte*, Maria Joao Cunha, Joao Paulo Pereira
ISMAI, Portugal
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Quality treatment for PCa: a patients' view
Hans Ransdorp
prostaatKankerStichting, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Quantifying Facial Expression of Head and Neck Cancer Patients Undergoing Reconstructive Surgery: How Does Smiling Intensity Relate to Psychosocial Functioning?
Michelle Fingeret*1, Juhun Lee2, Irene Teo1, Gregory Reece1, Mia Markey2
1The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA, 2The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Randomized-Controlled Multi-Site Trial of Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery (MBCR) versus Supportive Expressive Group Therapy (SET) among Breast Cancer Survivors (MINDSET): Long-Term Follow-up Results
Linda Carlson1,3, Rie Tamagawa*1,3, Joanne Stephen2, Richard Doll2, Michael Speca1,3
1University of Calgary, Canada, 2BC Cancer Agency, Canada, 3Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
Recognition of the patient before medical treatment affects the reduction of pain in cancer patients (PartⅡ)
Hiromichi Matsuoka*1, Chihiro Makimura1, Atsuko Koyama1, Masatomo Otsuka2, Kiyohiro Sakai1, Ryo Sakamoto1, Kazuhiko Nakagawa3
1Department of Medical Oncology, Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Japan, 2Department of Palliative Care Medicine, Sakai Hospital, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Japan, 3Department of Medical Oncology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Reducing breast cancer patients' psychological distress related to fear of recurrence: A randomized study comparing the efficacy of a therapy group and a support group
Florence Lewis*1, Isabelle Merckaert1,2, Marie Caillier3, France Delevallez1, Yves Libert1,2, Aurore Liénard1,2, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder3, Darius Razavi1,2
1Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, 2Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium, 3Centre de Psycho-Oncologie, Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
Reducing the psychological distress of family caregivers of home based palliative care patients: Short term effects from a randomised controlled trial
Peter Hudson*1,2, Tom Trauer3, Brian Kelly4, Moira O'Connor5, Tina Thomas1, Michael Summers6, Rachel Zordan1, Vicki White7
1Centre for Palliative Care (c/o St Vincent's Hospital and The University of Melbourne), Australia, 2Queen's University, UK, 3St Vincent's Hospital, Australia, 4University of Newcastle, Australia, 5Curtin University, Australia, 6La Trobe University, Australia, 7Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session S: Psychosocial Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Relation between perceived threat and depression among cancer patients: the moderating role of health locus of control
Gil Goldzweig*1, Ilanit Hasson-Ohayon2, Shirly Alon3, Efrat Shalit1
1The Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, Israel, 2Department of Psychology, Bar-Ilan University, Israel, 3Psychological Services "Meir" Medical Center, Israel
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Relationship between Sleep Problem and Anxiety in the Head-and-Neck Cancer Survivors.
Yu-Ju Hung*, Yeur Hur Lai, Yun Hsiang Lee, Yen-Ju Chen, Chia Tai Hung
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Relationship of fatigue, exercise intensity, depression, physical status and fatigue related factors in head and neck cancer survivors in Taiwan
Yen-Ju Chen*, Yeur-Hur Lai, Yun-Hsiang Lee, Yuan-Yuan Fang
National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Reliability and utility of the Dutch translation of the Psychosocial Assessment Tool (PAT)
Simone M Sint Nicolaas*1, Sasja A Schepers2, Martha A Grootenhuis2, Chris M Verhaak1
1University Medical Center, Department of Medical Psychology, The Netherlands, 2Academic Medical Center/Emma Children’s Hospital, Psychosocial Department, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Reported differences in unmet psychosocial supportive care needs mostly attributable to culture and health system, rather than disease.
Richard Fielding*1, Wendy W.T. Lam1, Toru Okuyama2, Shiow Ching Shun3, Tatsuo Akechi2, Yeur Hur Lai3, Wylie Wai Yee Li1
1The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Japan, 3National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session K: Models and Systems of Care Delivery  -  10:30 - 12:00
Representation in psycho-oncology:  exploring the cancer continuum for lesbian, gay and bisexual populations.
Joanna Semlyen1, Nick Hulbert-Williams*2
1London Metropolitan University, UK, 2University of Chester, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
RESTORE: An online intervention to enhance self-efficacy to self manage cancer related fatigue following treatment
Claire Foster*1, Chloe Grimmett1, Christine May1, Lynn Calman1, Lucy Yardley1, Alison Richardson1, Peter Smith1, Matthew Breckons1, Deborah Fenlon1, Jo Armes2, Jessica Corner1, Claire Hulme3, Carl May1, Emma Ream2
1University of Southampton, UK, 2Kings College London, UK, 3University of Leeds, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
Return to Work After Cancer in the UK: Attitudes and Experiences of Line Managers
Ziv Amir*1, Philip Wynn2, Chan Fong3, David Strauser4
1Salford University, UK, 2Durhasm County Council, UK, 3University of Wisconsin–Madison, USA, 4University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session I: Rehabilitation  -  14:00 - 15:30
Risk Factors and Prevention of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Breast Cancer Patients
Giedre Bulotiene1, Jurgita Matuiziene*2, Kestutis Zagminas3
1Institute of Oncology, Vilnius University, Lithuania, 2Vilnius College, University of Applied Sciences, Lithuania, 3Vilnius University, Faculty of Medicine, Lithuania
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Risk factors linked to distress in the pre-surgical and pre-chemotherapy phases. Do they have the same psychological basis?
Cristina Civilotti*1,2, Efrem Sabatti3, Claudia Romano3, Francesca Facchi3, Gianluca Fogazzi3
1Department of Psychology, University of Turin, Italy, 2Edo ed Elvo Tempia Foundation, Italy, 3Sant'Anna Clinic Institute, San Donato Group, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Satisfaction with information and its association with illness perception and quality of life in Indonesian Breast cancer patients
Aulia Iskandarsyah*1,2, Cora de Klerk2, Dradjat Suardi4, Monty Soemitro4, Sawitri Sadarjoen1, Jan Passchier3
1Padjadjaran University, Indonesia, 2Erasmus MC University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3VU University, The Netherlands, 4Hasan Sadikin Hospital, Indonesia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
Screening and treatment of psychological distress in colorectal cancer (CRC) with metastasized disease: the TES-trial.
Hanna Bomhof-Roordink, Aartjan T.F. Beekman, Adriaan Honig, Adriaan Hoogendoorn, Mecheline H.M. van der Linden, Berno van Meijel, Chris J.J. Mulder, Maurits W. van Tulder, Elisabeth C.W. Neefjes, Maurice J.D.L. van der Vorst, Henk M.W. Verheul, Joost Dekker*
VU Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Screening cancer patients distress and care needs: translation and validation of the Cancer Rehabilitation Evaluation System (CARES) for the Flemish population in Belgium
Bojoura Schouten*1, Johan Hellings1,2, Patrick Vankrunkelsven3,4, Kris Vanhaecht5,6
1Department of Medicine and Life Sciences, University of Hasselt, Belgium, 2ICURO, Belgium, 3Academic Centre for General Practice (ACHC), Department of Medicine, University of Leuven, Belgium, 4Belgian Center for Evidence-Based Medicine (CEBAM), Belgium, 5Center for Health Services and Nursing Research (CZV), Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Leuven, Belgium, 6The European Pathway Association (EPA), Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Screening Dysfunctional Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Breast Cancer Patients Wishing a Psychological Help: The Validity of The Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory (FCRI)
Sophie Herman*1, Isabelle Merckaert1,2, Florence Lewis1, Marie Caillier3, France Delevallez1, Yves Libert1,2, Aurore Liénard1,2, Jean-Louis Slachmuylder3, Darius Razavi1,2
1Université Libre de Bruxelles, Faculté des Sciences Psychologiques et de l’Éducation, Belgium, 2Institut Jules Bordet, Belgium, 3C.P.0. (Centre de Psycho-Oncologie), Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
Self-report behavioral measures associate more strongly than psychosocial measures with diurnal salivary cortisol patterns in persons with cancer
Irene K.M. Cheung1, Timothy H.Y. Chan*1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jessie S.M. Chan1, Jonathan S.T Sham1, Cecilia L.W. Chan1
1Centre On Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Sense of Coherence and Self Concept Patterns in individuals at risk of Hereditary Colorectal Cancer (Lynch syndrome)
Helle Vendel Petersen*1,2, Steen Ladelund1, Christina Carlsson2, Mef Nilbert1,2
1The Danish HNPCC-register, Clinical research Center, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark, 2Department of Oncology, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Sex: A Lost Frontier for Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Cancer Patients
Chiara Acquati*1, Brad Zebrack2, Anna Faul1, Kathleen A. Meeske3, Leanne Embry4, Christine Aguilar4, Rebecca Block5, Brandon Hayes-Lattin5, Steven Cole6
1University of Louisville, Kent School of Social Work, USA, 2University of Michigan School of Social Work, USA, 3University of Southern California, Children's Hospital Los Angeles, USA, 4University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA, 5Oregon Health and Sciences University, USA, 6HopeLab Foundation, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
Sexual function among young breast cancer survivors in Japan correlates with sexual communication with partners
Miyako Takahashi*1, Akira Oshima2, Norikazu Masuda3, Ayako Shikata3, Atsuko Kitano4, Eriko Tokunaga5, Atsushi Fukuuchi6, Shinji Ohno2
1National Cancer Center, Japan, 2National Kyushu Cancer Center, Japan, 3NHO Osaka National Hospital, Japan, 4St Luke’s International Hospital, Japan, 5Kyushu University, Japan, 6Mitsui Memorial Hospita, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Sexual functioning, quality of sexual life, and the sexual healthcare needs after colorectal cancer
Brenda Den Oudsten*1,2, Marjan Traa1, Jan Anne Roukema1,2, Jolanda De Vries1,2
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2St. Elisabeth hospital, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
Sexual issues among cervical cancer survivors: How can we help women seek help?
Willemijn Vermeer*1, Rinske Bakker1, Anne Stiggelbout2, Gemma Kenter3, Cor de Kroon1, Moniek ter Kuile1
1Department of Gynaecology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3Centre for Gynaecological Cancer Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 4: Sexual functioning in cancer survivors  -  14:00 - 15:30
Sexuality and cancer in the elderly : what about  Moroccan patient ?
Sihame Lkhoyaali*, Meryem Ait el haj, Reda Khmamouche, Saoussane Kharmoum, Youssef Bensouda, Hassan Errihani
National Institute of oncology Moulay Abdellah, Morocco
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Shared Decision Making in Dermato-Oncology – Preference for Involvement of Melanoma Patients
Karoline Albrecht*1,2, Frank Meiss1, Dorothée Nashan3, Katrin Reuter2
1University Freiburg - Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Germany, 2University Freiburg - Medical Center, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Germany, 3Klinikum Dortmund gGmbH, Department of Dermatology, Germany
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Sharing Data For Academic Use: Experiences From The PROFILES Registry Group
Lonneke van de Poll-Franse*1,2, Nicole Horevoorts1,2, Floortje Mols1,2
1Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, The Netherlands, 2Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 13: Innovative Data Collection and Data Sharing in psycho-oncology  -  13:30 - 15:00
Short-term courses of communication skill training in general hospitals
Chun-Kai Fang*1,2, Woung-Ru Tang2,3, Sheng-Hui Hsu2,4, Yeong-Yuh Juang2,5, Shih-Che Chiu2,6, Kuan-Yu Chen2,7
1Department of Psychiatry & Suicide Prevention Center, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 2Taiwan Psycho-Oncology Society, Taiwan, 3Graduate Institute of Nursing, Chang Gung University, Taiwan, 4Department of Psychiatry, Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan, 5Department of Psychiatry, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 6Department of Radiation-Oncology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 7Division of Psychosomatic Medicine, Taipei City Psychiatric Center, Taipei City Hospital, Taiwan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session H: Genetics  -  14:00 - 15:30
Social connotations of breast cancer-work in progress
Anna Katharina Wulfert*1, Andrea Schumacher2
1University of Münster, Germany, 2Dept. Med. A, Hematology/Oncology, University Hospital of Münster, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Social Connotations of Prostate-Cancer - work in progress
Johannes Temme*1, Andrea Schumacher2
1University of Münster, Germany, 2Dept. Med. A, University Hospital of Münster, Germany
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Social support and post traumatic growth among women with breast cancer: diversity of agents and types of support
Ilanit Hasson-Ohayon*1, Rivka Tuval-Mashiach1, Gil Goldzweig2, Rienat Levi1, Noam Pizem3, Bela Kaufman3
1Department of Psychology, Israel, 2School of Behavioural Sciences, The Academic College of Tel-Aviv Yaffo, Israel, 3Division of Oncology, Chaim Sheba medical center Tel Hashomer, Israel
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Social support of childhood cancer survivors and healthy children: are there any differences?
Veronika Koutná*1,2, Marek Blatný1,2, Tomáš Kepák3, Martin Jelínek1,2, Tereza Blažková2
1Institute of Psychology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic, 2Institute of Psychology, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University, Czech Republic, 3Department of Paediatric Oncology, Children's Medical Centre, University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Spiritual care by nurses in curative cancer care: experiences and expectations of patients
Marieke Groot*1, Helen Koning1, Anja Visser1, René Leeuwen, van2, Bert Garssen1
1Helen Dowling Institute, The Netherlands, 2Reformed University for Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Spiritual needs of patients and the role of doctors in meeting them
Megan Best*1, Phyllis Butow1, Ian Olver2
1POCOG, University of Sydney, Australia, 2Cancer Council, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
Spirituality/religious conviction in cancer patients
Anahita Paula Rassoulian*1, Arndt Büssing2, Alexander Gaiger1
1Department of Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria, 2Department of Medical Theory and Complementary Medicine, University Witten/Herdecke, Germany
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Start the Talk: Supporting Children and Adolescents When a Family Member Has Cancer - A Guide for Educators and Health Care Professionals
Jill Taylor-Brown1, Deborah McLeod*2, Linda Corsini3, Mary Jane Esplen4, Joan Hamilton9, Laura Labelle5, Andrea Laizner6, Gina MacKenzie7, Shane Sinclair5, Andrea Warnick8
1CancerCare Manitoba, Canada, 2Dalhousie University, Canada, 3The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre, Canada, 4University Health Network, Canada, 5Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Canada, 6McGill University Health Centre, Canada, 7BC Cancer Agency, Canada, 8Mount Sinai Hospital, Canada, 9CDHA QEII Cancer Care Program, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Study Protocol: A Randomized Study Of An Internet-Based Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Program For Sexuality And Intimacy Problems In Women Treated For Breast Cancer
Susanna B. Hummel*1, Jacques J.D.M. van Lankveld2, Hester S.A. Oldenburg3, Neil K. Aaronson4
1The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 2Open University, The Netherlands, 3The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands, 4The Netherlands Cancer Institute, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Suffering in cancer – conceptualization, assessment and interventions.  A systematic literature review.
Lynley Aldridge*1, Megan Best1, Phyllis Butow1, Melanie Price1, Helen Zorbas2, Fleur Webster2, Ian Olver3
1PoCoG, University of Sydney, Australia, 2Cancer Australia, Australia, 3Cancer Australia, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
Support Group for Children Whose Parent Has Cancer - Implementation and Evaluation of the CLIMB ® Program in Japan
Mariko Kobayashi*1, Kaori Osawa2, Miwa Ozawa3
1The Open University of Japan, Japan, 2Tokyo Kyosai Hospital, Japan, 3St. Luke’s International Hospital, Japan
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Supporting counselees in disclosing hereditary cancer information to at-risk relatives: A pilot study
Eveline de Geus*1, Cora Aalfs1, Fred Menko2, Rolf Sijmons3, Hanneke de Haes1, Ellen Smets1
1Academic Medical Centre/University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2VU University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3University Medical Centre Groningen, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Survivor Unmet Needs Survey (SUNS) for hematological cancer survivors: A psychometric assessment
Alix Hall*1, Catherine D'Este1,2, Flora Tzelepis1, Marita Lynagh1, Robert Sanson-Fisher1
1Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia, 2Priority Research Centre for Gender Health & Aging; and Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Survivorship Care Plans to inform the Primary Care Physician of gynaecological cancer patients: trial results and implications for future development
Nicole Ezendam*1,2, Kim Nicolaije1,2, Roy Kruitwagen3, Johanna Pijnenborg4, Caroline Vos5, Dorry Boll4, Marjo van Bommel2, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse1,2
1CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Center South, The Netherlands, 3Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and GROW - School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, The Netherlands, 4Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, TweeSteden Hospital, The Netherlands, 5Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St. Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Tailoring Vocational Services to Survivor’s Employment Status
Fong Chan1, Chung-Yi Chiu2, David Strauser*2
1University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, 2University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
Taiwan physicians' dilemma on cancer truth telling
Woung-Ru Tang*1, Chen-Yi Kao2, Ji-Hong Hong2, Chun Kai Fang3,4, Ji-Tseng Fang1,2
1Chang Gung University, Taiwan, 2Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 3Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 4Mackay Medical College, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Talking about death and dying with African pediatric oncology patients.
Sokhna NDIAYE*1, Serigne Modou NDIAYE2, Claude MOREIRA1, Mame Ndella DIOUF1, Fatou Binetou DIAGNE AKONDE1
1Hôpital Aristide le Dantec, Senegal, 2Hôpital Principal de Dakar, Senegal
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session B: Palliative Care  -  11:00 - 12:30
Testing a new intervention for cancer patients to address spiritual concerns.
R. Kruizinga*1, M. Scherer-Rath2, J.B.A.M. Schilderman2, M.A.G. Sprangers1, H.W.M. van Laarhoven1
1Academic Medical Center,, The Netherlands, 2Radboud University, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 14: Spiritual Needs of Cancer Patients  -  13:30 - 15:00
The Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for increase the psychological flexibility of cancer patients
Giuseppe Deledda*1, Magarotto Roberto2, Stefania Gori2
1Service Clinical Psycology, Hospital Sacro Cuore-Don Calabria, Negrar, Italy, 2U.O. Oncology, Hospital Sacro Cuore-Don Calabria, Negrar, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The analysis of the relationship between marital adjustment and coping strategies in married women with breast cancer
Elcin Akdeniz
Maltepe University, Turkey
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The cancer patient anno 2013: informed, decisive, assertive and critical?
Inge Henselmans, Marij Hillen, Dorine van Woerden, Kirsten Douma, Ellen Smets*
Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center/University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
The Cancer Survival Index – a prognostic score integrating psychosocial and biological factors in patients diagnosed with cancer
Alexander Gaiger*1, Andras Acel2, Olivera Cenic1, Andrea Schrott3, Anahita Paula Rassoulian1, Cathrin Skrabs1, Heinz Gisslinger1, Christine Marosi2, Gerald Prager1, Gabriela Kornek2, Robert Pirker2, Günther G. Steger2, Markus Raderer2, Ingrid Simonitsch-Klupp4, Renate Thalhammer5, Christoph Zielinski2, Ulrich Jäger1
1Department of Medicine I, Division of Hematology and Hemostaseology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria, 2Department of Medicine I, Division of Oncology, Medical University of Vienna, both Comprehensive Cancer Center,Medical University Vienna-General Hospital, Austria, 3Statistikambulanz KG, Austria, 4Clinical Institute of Pathology, Austria, 5Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
The Cédric Hèle Institute: 10 Years Of Development of Expertise in Psycho-oncology In Flanders
Sofie Eelen*1, Sabien Bauwens2, Wim Distelmans2, Eva Jacobs1, Angelique Verzelen1
1Cédric Hèle instituut vzw, Belgium, 2Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel - Oncology Centre, Belgium
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The CHANGE study: Web-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Fatigued Breast Cancer Survivors
Harriët Abrahams*1, Marieke Gielissen1, Martine Goedendorp2, Marlies Peters3, Stans Verhagen3, Hans Knoop1
1Expert Centre for Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Department of Health Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands, 3Department of Medical Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
The characteristics of female patients in a specific psycho-oncology outpatient service
Atsuko Koyama*, Hiromichi Matsuoka, Chihiro Makimura, Ryo Sakamoto, Kiyohiro Sakai
Kinki University, Faculty of Medicine, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The construction of cancer cause: from identification to psychosocial dynamic
Patrice CANNONE*1, Lionel DANY2, Aude TEMPLIER3, Pascale TOMASINI4, Marjorie BACIUCHKA-PALMARO5, Marie-Frédérique BACQUÉ6
1CHU Timone, service oncologie médicale et oncologie digestive, France, 2Université de Provence, France, 3CHU Timone, service oncologie médicale et oncologie digestive, France, 4CHU hôpital Nord, service oncologie multidisciplinaire et innovations thérapeutiques, France, 5CHU Hôpital Nord, service oncologie multidisciplinaire et innovations thérapeutiques, France, 6EA 3071, University of Strasbourg, France
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The contribution of attachment to psychological adjustment in women facing breast cancer
Sarah Cairo Notari*1, Nicolas Favez1, Linda Charvoz1, Luca Notari1, Bénédicte Panes-Ruedin1, Jean-François Delaloye2
1NCCR Lives & FPSE, University of Geneva, Switzerland, 2CHUV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The contribution of general and cancer-related variables in explaining physical activity in a breast cancer population three weeks to six months after their primary medical treatment.
Elke Van Hoof*1, Caroline Charlier2, Evelyn Pauwels1,2, Ilse De Bourdeaudhuij2
1Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium, 2UGent, Belgium
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session W: Psychosocial Interventions  -  13:30 - 15:00
The Counseling Cancer Centre of the Tuscany Region: the experience of a contact center service and psychological skills in needs assessment and in the supporting care
Olivia Stanzani*1,2, Francesca Grandi1,2, Paolo Cortini1,2, Cecilia Dell'Olio1,2, Luca Pianigiani1,2
1Assessorato alla Salute, Italy, 2Istituto Tumori Toscano, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The detection of positive responses after a breast cancer diagnosis: A systematic review
Anna Casellas*, Antoni Font, Jaume Vives
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The development of a vocational rehabilitation intervention (the REJOIN intervention) to support people with cancer to remain in work
Gail Eva*1, Diane Playford1, Kate Radford2, Chris Burton3
1UCL Institute of Neurology, UK, 2University of Nottingham, UK, 3University of Bangor, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 9: Cancer and Work: Towards Intervention  -  13:30 - 15:00
The development of prostate cancer patients' information needs: patients', GPs' and significant others' perceptions focusing on diet
Angelos Kassianos*, Monique Raats, John Nichols
University of Surrey, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Distress Thermometer and the PHQ-2 for ultra-brief screening depression of cancer patients in Korea
Hye Yoon Park*1,2, Jong-Heun Kim3, Bong-Jin Hahm1,2
1Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea, 2Seoul National University College of Medicine, Republic of Korea, 3National Cancer Center, Republic of Korea
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The dynamics of perceived control on the evolution of emotional distress in women with breast cancer
Bertrand Porro*1,3, Stéphanie de Chalvron1,3, Florence Cousson-Gélie2,3
1Paul Valéry Montpellier 3 University, France, 2Epidaure, ICM, France, 3Epsylon Laboratory, France
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Effect of Age on Perceptions of E-health in Men with Prostate Cancer (PCa)
Camella J. Rising*1, Nadine Bol2, Samira Hosseini1, Selamawit Tesfaya1, Gary L. Kreps1
1Department of Communication, George Mason University, USA, 2Amsterdam School of Communication Research/ASCOR, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The effect of decision aids on treatment decision making for breast cancer surgery: A randomized controlled trial
Wendy WT Lam*1, Miranda Chan2, Amy Or2, Ava Kwong1, Dacita Suen1, Richard Fielding1
1The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session G: Treatment Decision Making  -  14:00 - 15:30
The Effect of Group Psychological Intervention in Chinese Gastric Cancer Patients' Rehabilitation
Tang Lili, Pang Ying, Wang Yapeng, Zhang Yening*
Peking University Cancer Hospital, China
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The effect of mindfulness based stress reduction (MBSR) on somatic symptoms among women 3-18 moths post diagnosis of breast cancer: Results from a randomized controlled trial (MICA, NCT00990977)
Hanne Würtzen*1,2, Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton1, Klaus Kaa Andersen1, Henrik Flyger3, Randi Valbjørn Karlsen1, Christoffer Johansen1,4
1Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark, 2National Research Center for the Working Environment, Denmark, 3Department of Breast Surgery, Denmark, 4Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet - Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 7: Mindfulness-Based Interventions In Cancer Patients  -  10:30 - 12:00
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
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session U: Symptom Management  -  10:30 - 12:00
The Effects of Body-mind-spirit (BMS) group therapy and Supportive-expressive (SE) group therapy on Perceived Stress and Emotional Control in Breast Cancer Patients
Rainbow Tin Hung Ho*, Ted Chun Tat Fong, Cecilia Lai Wan Chan
The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Effects of Communication of Diagnosis on Coping Strategies and Emotion Regulation of Patients with Chronic Lymphoid Leukemia
Ibolya Nétling*1, Enikő Kiss2, Bernadette Péley3, Imre Repa4
1Kaposi Mór Teaching Hospital, Hungary, 2University of Pécs, Institute of Psychology, Hungary, 3University of Pécs, Institute of Psychology, Hungary, 4University of Kaposvár, Center of Health, Hungary
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
The efficacy of a 6-week group psycho-educational program on mood symptoms and quality of life among Philippine breast cancer patients: a randomized, controlled trial.
Dianne Ledesma*1, Miyako Takahashi2, Ichiro Kai1
1University of Tokyo, Japan, 2National Cancer Center, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Efficacy of Cognitive Existential Couple Therapy (CECT) for Men with Early Stage Prostate Cancer and their Partners: Longitudinal Findings from a Randomised Controlled Trial
Anna Collins*1, Anthony Love2, Annette Street4, Sidney Bloch3, Gillian Duchesne1, Jeremy Couper1,3
1Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia, 2Victoria University, Australia, 3St Vincent’s Hospital and University of Melbourne, Australia, 4La Trobe University, Australia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session F: Psychosocial Interventions  -  14:00 - 15:30
The experience of a son cancer. Reflections of a study in Portugal.
Maria Joao Cunha*1, Joao Paulo Pereir1, Joao Maria Pereira2
1ISMAI, Portugal, 2ISCTE, Portugal
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The first analysis of quality of life of patients with acute leukemia in Republic of Armenia
Yervand Hakobyan*, Smbat Daghbashyan
Hematology Center RA, Armenia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Generic and Stoma-Specific Quality of Life of Cancer Patients with a Colostomy, Ileostomy or Urostomy
Femke Jansen*1, Nelly van Uden-Kraan1,2, Anne Braakman3, Irma Verdonck-de Leeuw1,2
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2VU Faculty of Psychology and Education, The Netherlands, 3Dutch Ostomy Association, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The impact of a clown intervention on the symptoms of anxiety and depression of adult patients with advanced cancer
Guilherme Kenzzo Akamine*, Érika Neves de Souza Moraes, Flávio Mitio Takahagui, Gabriel Henrique Beraldi, Sandra Scivoletto
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Impact of an Automatically Generated Survivorship Care Plan on Patient Reported Outcomes (ROGY Care): Results of a Pragmatic Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial among Endometrial Cancer Patients
Lonneke van de Poll-Franse*1,2, Kim Nicolaije1,2, Nicole Ezendam1,2, Caroline Vos3, Dorry Boll4, Johanna Pijnenborg4, Anne Roukema1,3, Roy Kruitwagen5
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, The Netherlands, 3Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Tweesteden Hospital, The Netherlands, 5Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Impact of An Automatically Generated Survivorship Care Plan (ROGY Care): Evaluation from a Healthcare Professionals' Perspective
Kim Nicolaije*1,2, Nicole Ezendam1,2, Caroline Vos3, Johanna Pijnenborg4, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse1,2, Roy Kruitwagen5
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Center South, The Netherlands, 3St. Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4TweeSteden Hospital, The Netherlands, 5Maastricht University Medical Center, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session D: Survivorship  -  11:00 - 12:30
The Impact Of Being Diagnosed With Lung Cancer: A Qualitative Interview Study
Sijrike van der Mei*1, Geke Dijkstra2, Ria Ziengs3, Marleen Stokroos4, Robbert Sanderman5
1Dept. of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2Dept. of Applied Research in Care, UMCG, The Netherlands, 3Dept. of Pulmonary Diseases, UMCG, The Netherlands, 4Dept. of Pulmonary Diseases, UMCG, The Netherlands, 5Dept. of Health Psychology, UMCG, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Impact of Chronic Health Conditions on Neurocognitive and Psychological Functioning in Long-term Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Kevin Krull
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
The Impact Of Physical Symptoms In The Course Of Distress, Anxiety And Depression In Lung Cancer Patients During Chemotherapy
Claudia van Helden*1, Anja van den Hout1, Lilian Lechner2, Nele Jacobs2, Jill Lobbestael3
1Atrium medisch centrum, The Netherlands, 2Open Universteit Nederland, The Netherlands, 3RINO Zuid Nederland, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The individual and combined effects of colorectal cancer and diabetes on health-related quality of life and sexual functioning: 1+1=3?
P.A.J. Vissers*1,2, M.S.Y. Thong1,2, F. Pouwer1, B.L. den Oudsten1,3, G.A.P. Nieuwenhuijzen4, L.V. van de Poll-Franse1,2
1CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic diseases, Department of Medical Psychology and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands, 3Department of Education and Research, St. Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Department of Surgery, Catharina Hospital, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The influence of chemotherapy on cognitive functioning in patients with breast cancer
Paulina Andryszak*1, Pawel Izdebski1, Monika Wilkosc1,2, Bogdan Zurawski3, Jerzy Tujakowski3
1Institute of Psychology, Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland, 2Department of Psychiatry, Collegium Medicum w Bydgoszczy, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, 3Franciszek Lukaszczyk Oncology Center, Poland
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The influence of paediatric cancer on parents’ marital satisfaction: Differential predictors for mothers and fathers’ marital satisfaction when caring for a child with cancer
Willow Burns*1,2, Serge Sultan1,2, Katherine Peloquin1, Sophie Marcoux2, Philippe Robaey2
1Universite de Montreal, Canada, 2CHU Sainte-Justine, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The Information Needs Of Italian Breast Cancer Patients During A First Oncological Consultation
Claudia Goss1, Alessandro Bottacini1, Giuseppe Deledda*1,2, Lidia Del Piccolo1, Irene Bighelli1, Maria Angela Mazzi1, Annamaria Molino2, Christa Zimmermann1, INCA group1,2
1Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Italy, 2O.U. of Oncology d.O., Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Hospital Trust of Verona, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session Q: Communication  -  13:30 - 15:00
"the interview with adult cancer patients: a qualitative survey. cancer as an expression of the shadow"
Christina Sanson
Free-lancer, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The INvolvement of breast CAncer patients during oncological consultations. A multi-centre randomized controlled trial. The INCA study protocol.
Claudia Goss1, Alberto Ghilardi3, Giuseppe Deledda*1,2, Chiara Buizza3, Alessandro Bottacini1, Irene Bighelli1, Maria Angela Mazzi1, Lidia Del Piccolo1, Michela Rimondini1, Federica Chiodera1, Mario Ballarin1, Maria Grazia Strepparava4, Annamaria Molino2, Elena Fiorio2, Rolando Nortilli5, Chiara Caliolo5, Alessandra Auriemma5, Edda Lucia Simoncini6, Richard Brown7, Christa Zimmermann1
1Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Verona, Italy, 2O.U. of Oncology d.O., Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Hospital Trust of Verona, Verona, Italy, Italy, 3Department of Childcare and Biomedical Technologies, Section of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Brescia, Italy, 4Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy, 5Oncology Unit of Oncology, Policlinico G. Rossi, Hospital Trust of Verona, Italy, 6Medical Oncology, Spedali Civili, Italy, 7Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Life experience of patients with Hepatocellular carcinoma
In-Fun Li1,2
1Doctoral Candidate, School of Nursing, National Taipei University of nursing and health Sciences, Taiwan, 2Supervisor, Department of Nursing, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
The loneliness predict the function of Japanese head and neck cancer patients
Kanako Ichikura*1,4, Aya Yamashita1, Taro Sugimoto2, Seiji Kishimoto3, Eisuke Matsushima1
1Section of Liaison Psychiatry and Palliative Medicine, Graduate school of Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Japan, 2Department of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, Medical Hospital of Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Japan, 3Section of Head and Neck Surgery, Graduate school of Tokyo Medical & Dental University, Japan, 4Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Japan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Patient oriented Psychosomatic Model for Oncohematology
Anatoly Zhirkov*, Anastasija Yakovleva
St Petersburg State University, Russia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The Peculiarities of Perception of Cancer of the Oncologikal Patients, People Related to Them and within The Society
Yeva Asribabayan
Yerevan State University, Armenia
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The Perceived Severity of Chemotherapy Side Effects: A Comparative Study Between Cancer Patients and Non-Patients
Sifra Bolle, Julia van Weert*
University of Amsterdam/Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The prevalence and correlates of supportive care needs in testicular cancer survivors: A cross-sectional study
Allan 'Ben' Smith*1, Madeleine King1,2, Phyllis Butow1, Tim Luckett3, Peter Grimison2,4, Guy Toner2,5, Martin Stockler2,4, Elizabeth Hovey2,6, John Stubbs2,7, George Hruby8, Howard Gurney9, Sandra Turner9, Mahmood Alam10, Keith Cox4, Ian Olver11
1Psycho-Oncology Co-operative Research Group (PoCoG), The University of Sydney, Australia, 2Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group (ANZUP), Australia, 3Improving Palliative Care through Clinical Trials (ImPaCCT), South Western Sydney Clinical School, The University of New South Wales, Australia, 4Sydney Cancer Centre, Australia, 5Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and University of Melbourne, Australia, 6Prince of Wales Hospital, Australia, 7Cancer Voices Australia, Australia, 8Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia, 9Crown Princess Mary Cancer Centre, Westmead Hospital, Australia, 10Liverpool Hospital, Australia, 11Cancer Council Australia, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session L: Survivorship  -  10:30 - 12:00
The Recall of Information after First Oncological Consultations in Female Patients with Breast Cancer
Giuseppe Deledda*1,2, Claudia Goss1, Alessandro Bottacini1, Maria Angela Mazzi1, Lidia Del Piccolo1, Irene Bighelli1, Mario Ballarin1, Elena Fiorio2, Annamaria Molino2, Christa Zimmermann1
1Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Verona, Italy, 2Oncology Unit of Oncology, Ospedale Civile Maggiore, Hospital Trust of Verona, Italy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The Regional Counseling Cancer Center (CCOR): specifity and role of psychological support by telephone within the network of care services.
Francesca Maffei1,2, Ludovica Mazzei1,2, Giulia Spalla1,2, Luca Pianigiani*1,2
1Assessorato alla Salute, Italy, 2Istituto Tumori Toscano, Italy
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Relationship Between Emotional Expression And Resilience In A Long Term Telephone Group For Women With Secondary Breast Cancer
Mary O'Brien*1, Leigh Yong Li2, Tom O'Brien3, Janine Giese-Davis4
1The Women's Psychotherapy Service Inc., Australia, 2Department of Oncology, University of Calgary; Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Department of Psychosocial Resources, Canada, 3University of Queensland, Australia, 4Department of Oncology, University of Calgary; Tom Baker Cancer Centre, Department of Psychosocial Resources, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Relevance of Implementation Science To Psycho-oncology: Evidence-Practice Gaps In Lung Cancer
Nicole Rankin*, Timothy Shaw, Deborah McGregor, Phyllis Butow, Kate White, Tracy Robinson, Jane Young
Sydney Catalyst, The University of Sydney, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session N: Site Specific  -  13:30 - 15:00
THE ROLE OF A PSYCHIATRIST IN A MOBILE PALLIATIVE TEAM
Tomislav Peharda*, Ivica Sain, Dragan Trivanovic
General Hospital Pula, Croatia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Role of Dyadic Interactions in Parent and Sibling Distress after a Child's Death from Cancer
Laura Schwartz*1, Sam Manring1, Brian Misiti1, Marci Eversole1, Maru Barrera2, Bruce Compas3, Diane Fairclough4, Terrah Foster3, Mary Jo Gilmer3, Kathryn Vannatta1, Cynthia Gerhardt1
1The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, USA, 2The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada, 3Vanderbilt University, USA, 4University of Colorado Denver, USA
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
The Role Of Facebook And Twitter In Signposting People Affected By Breast Cancer To Relevant Information And Support Services: A Case Study Of Breast Cancer Care UK
Karen Scanlon*, Liz Carroll
Breast Cancer Care, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session E: E-Health  -  14:00 - 15:30
The role of psychological trauma and traumatic situation in the pathogenesis of cancer
Eugenia Ananyeva
Chelyabinsk Regional Oncology Center, Russia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Romanian Example of an Active Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Survivorship Community Impacting Clinical Practice with Current Patients and Learning About Advocacy as a Special Interest Group 
Katie Rizvi
Little People Association, Romania and the Republic of Moldova, Romania
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Symposium 3: Post-Traumatic Growth, Progress at a Price and Patients as Policy Advocates: The Many Faces of Survivorship in Pediatric Oncology  -  14:00 - 15:30
The sights and sounds of palliative care: Caregivers' experiences at the deathbed
Christine Sanderson1, Elizabeth Lobb*1,2, Jane Mowll1, Phyllis Butow3,4, Melanie Price3,4, Naomi McGowan3
1Calvary Health Care Sydney, Australia, 2The Cunningham Centre for Palliative Care, Australia, 3Centre for Medical Psychology & Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED), Australia, 4School of Psychology, The University of Sydney, Australia, 5School of Medicine, The University of Notre Dame, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Significance of Testicular Cancer for Younger Adult Survivors: A Conceptual Model
Lauren Matheson*, Mary Boulton, Verna Lavender, Eila Watson
Oxford Brookes University, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Y: Adolescents and Young Adults  -  13:30 - 15:00
The socio economic costs of back pain on working children of working patients with cancer of the cervix
John Weru
Aga Khan University Hospital, Kenya
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The theory of planned behavior predicting physical activity in French children aged between 5 to 11 years old.
Monica Takito*1,6, Bruno Frégeac2, Simon Dallifard3, Bertrand Porro4, Oliver Coste5, Florence Cousson-Gélie6
1USP, Brazil, 2ICM, Institut régional du cancer, Epidaure. Professeur des écoles, France, 3Université de Montpellier 1, France, 4Université de Montpellier 3, Epsylon, France, 5Direction Générale de la Jeunesse et des Sports, France, 6ICM Institut régional du cancer, Epidaure. Université de Montpellier 3. Epsylon., France
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The therapeutic stage setting. Towards a greater acceptance of care and for better wellbeing of cancer patients.
Yannick BRESSAN*, Marie-Frédérique BACQUÉ
(INSERM, EA 3071, UDS), France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The TIRED [Treatment of fatIgue duRing palliativE care for advanced or metastatic Disease] study: Two Interventions for Fatigued Advanced Cancer Patients, a Randomised Controlled Trial
H Poort*1, CA Verhagen2, ME Peters2, MM Goedendorp1,3, WT van der Graaf2, H Knoop1
1Expert Centre for Chronic Fatigue, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Department of Medical Oncology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 3Department of Health Sciences, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
The topic Complementary Medicine within the Doctor-Patient-Dialogue - a qualitative study
Kathrin Gschwendtner*1, Jennifer Wägerle1, Gudrun Klein2, Corina Guethlin2, Claudia Lampert3, Christine Holmberg4, Hans Helge Bartsch1, Joachim Weis1
1Tumor Biology Center at the University of Freiburg, Germany, 2Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany, 3University of Hamburg, Germany, 4Charité, Germany
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 3  -  12:30 - 13:15
The Use of Narrative Therapy to Manage Emotional and Existential Distress in the Oncology Setting
Jeanelle Folbrecht*1, Miguel Fernanez2, Liz Cooke1
1City of Hope National Medical Center, USA, 2Psychological & Educational Consultancy, Australia
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The Use of Psychodrama in Teaching Oncology Nurses Death Awareness Through Confronting Their Own Death.
Azize ATLI ÖZBAŞ
Hacettepe ünversity Faculty of Nursing, Turkey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
The use of social media to recruit participants in cancer care research: challenges and opportunities
Carolina Casañas i Comabella, Marta Wanat*
Oxford Brookes University, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
The variance of Physical Activity and Psychological Distress of Patient with Early Stage Lung Cancer through three months after tumor removal
Chia Tai Hung*1, Yeur Hur Lai1, Yun Hsiang Lee1, Chia Ling Chang1, Jin Shing Chen2
1National Taiwan University School of Nursing, Taiwan, 2National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Thinking about the needs of early career professionals in psycho-oncology and future directions for support.
Claire Wakefield*1,2, Kirsten Douma3, Inge Henselmans3, Wendy Lichtenthal4, Michelle Peate5
1Kids Cancer Centre, Sydney Children's Hospital, Australia, 2School of Women's and Children's Health, UNSW Medicine, University of NSW, Australia, 3Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 4Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA, 5Prince of Wales Clinical School, UNSW Medicine, University of NSW, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Symposium 11: How to survive and thrive as an early career professional in psycho-oncology  -  10:30 - 12:00
Title: Struggling for a sense of control in order to be prepared: consequences of chemotherapy-related fear among breast cancer patients.
Karin Stinesen-Kollberg*1, Ulrica Wilderäng1, Gunnar Steineck1,2
1University of Gothenburg, Sweden, 2Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
To prevent burnout and to promote spiritual well-being in physicians among cancer care
Chun-Kai Fang*1, Yuh-Cheng Yang1, Pei-Yi Li2
1Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan, 2National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taiwan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Training front-line health professionals:  an innovative approach to building psychosocial capacity in routine clinical care
Jane Turner*1, Brian Kelly2, David Clarke3, Patsy Yates4, Sanchia Aranda5, Suzanne Chambers6, Maryanne Hargraves7
1University of Queensland, Australia, 2University of Newcastle and John Hunter Hospital, Australia, 3Monash University and Monash Medical Centre, Australia, 4Queensland University of Technology, Australia, 5University of Melbourne: the Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology and Department of Nursing and Cancer Institute of NSW, Australia, 6Griffith Health Institute, Griffith University, Australia, 7Haematology and Oncology Clinics of Australia, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session R: Communication/Interventions  -  10:30 - 12:00
Trajectories of marital satisfaction for couples confronted to husband’s prostate cancer
Olivier Lareyre*1,2, Stéphanie de Chalvron1, Anaïs Lafaye1, Florence Cousson-Gélie1,2
1Laboratory Epsylon, France, 2Epidaure, France
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Trajectories of psychosocial distress and its correlation with physical problems, social support, coping styles and posttraumatic growth among breast cancer survivors
Ging-Long Wang1,2, Shih-Ming Shih1, Yi-Chen Hou1, Sheng-Hui Hsu1, An-Chen Feng1, Chih-Tao Cheng1,3, Po-Hsien Lin*1
1Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan, 2National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine, Taiwan, 3National Defense University, Taiwan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Trajectory patterns of supportive care needs among Chinese women with advanced breast cancer
Wendy WT Lam*1, Janice Tsang1, Winnie Yeo2, Joyce Suen2, Wing Ming Ho2, Tze Kok Yau3, Inda Soong3, Ka-yan Wong4, Ava Kwong1, Dacita Suen1, Wing Kin Sze5, Alice WY Ng5, Afaf Girgis6, Richard Fielding1
1The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 3Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong, 4Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong, 5Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong, 6University of New South Wales, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session X: Quality of Care  -  13:30 - 15:00
Transfer to an acute care hospital for nursing home residents without cognitive impairment with a diagnosis of cancer
Jorunn Drageset*1, Geir Egil Eide2, Charlene Harrington3, Anette Hylen Ranhoff4
1Bergen University College & University of Bergen, Norway, 2University of Bergen&Western Norway Regional Health Authority, Norway, 3University of California, USA, 4Haraldsplass Hospital and Department of Clinical Science, University of Bergen, Norway
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Trends in cancer distress: results of a representative population-based investigation
Csaba László Dégi*1, Éva Kállay1, Mária Kopp2
1Babes-Bolyai University, Romania, 2Semmelweis University, Hungary
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
U-CARE: YoungCan - Development of an internet-based self-help program of psychosocial support and psychological treatment
Malin Ander*, Louise von Essen, Gustaf Ljungman, Elisabet Mattsson, Teolinda Toft, Annika Lindahl Norberg
Uppsala University, Sweden
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
UK Women With Advanced Ovarian Cancer Need More Support
Susan Catt*, Valerie Jenkins, Kathryn Monson, Carolyn Langridge, Lesley Fallowfield
University of Sussex, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Unbearable Suffering Cancer Patients Dying At Home:A Dutch Study Of The Relationship Between Intensity Of Symptoms And Bearability
Cees Ruijs*1, Ad Kerkhof2, Gerrit Van der Wal1, Bregje Onwuteaka-Philipsen0
1VU University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2VU University, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Understanding health and health behaviors among people who are confronted with cancer
Ewa Wojtyna*1, Agnieszka Wiszniewicz2, Malgorzata Bereza3, Katarzyna Marek1, Anna Syska-Bielak4, Jolanta Grabowska-Markowska2, Agata Basek2
1University of Silesia, Poland, 2Hospicy Cordis, Poland, 3The Iskierka Foundation, Poland, 4Maria Curie-Sklodowska Memorial, Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Poland
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Understanding mediation effect of cancer-related rumination between physical symptom distress and psychological distress in Chinese Colorectal cancer patients
Wai Yee Wylie Li*1, Wing Tak Wendy Lam1, Wai Lun Law2, Jensen Poon2, Richard Fielding1
1Centre for Psycho-oncological Research and Training, School of Public Health, HKU, Hong Kong, 2Department of Surgery, HKU, Hong Kong
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Unemployment among breast cancer survivors
Kathrine Carlsen*1, Marianne Ewertz2, Susanne O. Dalton3, Merete Osler1
1Research Centre for Prevention and Health, Denmark, 2Department of Oncology, Odense University Hospital, Institute of Clinical Research, Denmark, 3Survivorship, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Denmark
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Unmarried women with breast cancer: their psychological distress and quality of life after treatment
Rainbow T. H. Ho*1,2, Irene K. M. Cheung1, M. Y. Luk3, Paul S. F. Yip2, Phyllis H. Y. Lo1, Caitlin K. P. Chan1, Cecilia L. W. Chan2
1Centre On Behavioral Health, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2Dept of Social Work and Social Administration, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 3Dept of Clinical Oncology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Unmet needs: What do hematological cancer survivors want help with?
Alix Hall*1, Marita Lynagh1, Robert Sanson-Fisher1, Flora Tzelepis1, Catherine D'Este1,2
1Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia, 2Priority Research Centre for Gender Health & Aging; Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle & Hunter Medical Research Institute, Australia
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session Z: Survivorship  -  13:30 - 15:00
Use of a values clarification exercise about fertility preservation leads to more clarity about values and more knowledge in healthy participants
Mirjam Garvelink*1, Moniek ter Kuile1, Anne Stiggelbout2, Marieke de Vries3
1Department of Gynecolog, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 2Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands, 3Department of Social Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Using a Publicly Funded Population Level Survey to Explore Psychosocial Outcomes in Cancer Survivors
Michael Lang*, Dave Campbell, Janine Giese-Davis
University of Calgary, Canada
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session M: Minority and Underserved Populations  -  10:30 - 12:00
Using Data to Guide Effective Cancer Advocacy Group Leadership Training and Support Programs:  The Case of the Global Advocacy Leadership Academy (GALA)
Gary Kreps*, Paula Kim
George Mason University, USA
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Using Ritalin & Ketamine In Depressed cancer patients
Jamal Khatib
King Hussein Cancer Center-KHCC, Jordan
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Using the Internet to Provide An Insomnia Intervention for Cancer Survivors
Lee Ritterband
University of Virginia Health System, USA
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Symposium 10: E-HEALTH: Online interventions to support cancer survivors manage the impact of cancer and its treatment on their everyday lives  -  13:30 - 15:00
Validation of the Zarit Scale for assessment of caregiver burden in Mexican primary caregivers of cancer patients
Oscar Galindo Vázquez*1,3, Corina Benjet2, María Haydeé Cruz Nieto3, Edith Rojas Castillo3, Angélica Riveros Rosas4, Francisco Juárez García2, José Luis Aguilar Ponce5, Miguel Ángel Álvarez Avitia6, Salvador Alvarado Aguilar3
1Facultad of Psychology, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, 2Dirección Epidemiological and Psychosocial Research, National Institute of Psychiatry ¨ Ramon de la Fuente Muñiz ¨, Mexico, 3Department of Psycho-Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Mexico, 4Division of Research, School of Accounting and Administration, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, 5Subdirección of Internal Medicine, National Cancer Institute, Mexico, 6Department Medical Oncology, National Cancer Institute, Mexico
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Valleys: A Webseries about Survivorship and Caregiving for Young Adults with Metastatic Cancer
Michael Lang
University of Calgary, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Variation in fatigue among 6011 cancer survivors and the normative population: a study from the population-based PROFILES registry
Olga Husson1, Floortje Mols1,2, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse1,2, Jolanda de Vries1,3, Goof Schep4, Melissa Thong*1,2
1Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Comprehensive Cancer Center South, The Netherlands, 3St. Elisabeth Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Maxima Medical Center, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
What affects health care use among endometrial cancer survivors?
Nicole Ezendam*1,2, Kim Nicolaije1,2, Dorry Boll3, Marnix Lybeert4, Floortje Mols1,2, Johanna Pijnenborg3, Lonneke van de Poll-Franse1,2
1CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 2Eindhoven Cancer Registry, Comprehensive Cancer Center South, The Netherlands, 3Department of Obestetrics and Gynecology, TweeSteden Hospital, The Netherlands, 4Department of Radiotherapy, Catharina Hospital, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Session J: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
What Are the Factors Associating with Caregiver Identity in Cancer Care? A Cross-sectional Study of Chinese Family Cancer Caregivers
Adrian H.Y. Wan*1, Timothy H.Y. Chan1, Lai Ping Yuen2, Tammy Lee3, Jonathan S.T. Sham1, Cecilia L.W. Chan4
1Centre on Behavioral Health, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2International Association and Health and Yangsheng, Hong Kong, 3The Hong Kong Anti-Cancer Society, Hong Kong, 4Department of Social Work & Social Administration, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Oral Poster Session 1  -  13:00 - 13:45
"What bothers me: the memory”:  An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis
Léonor Fasse*1,2, Cécile Flahault1,2, Anne Brédart1,2, Sylvie Dolbeault1, Serge Sultan3
1Institut Curie, France, 2Université Paris Descartes, France, 3université de Montréal, Canada
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
When a Parent has Cancer: Developing an Educational Programme to Enhance Supportive Care for Patients and Young Families
Lucy Grant*, Sara Lister, Theresa Wiseman
Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Where to Die? This is the Question
Shulamith Kreitler*1,2, Frida Barak3, Sophie Livshits3, Nava Siegelmann-Danieli4
1Tel-Aviv University, Israel, 2Sheba Medical Center, Israel, 3Barzilai Medical Center, Israel, 4Maccabi Healthcare Service, Israel
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Which health-related quality of life outcomes should be discussed during the initial follow-up consultation after surgery for esophageal cancer? Preliminary findings of a Delphi survey
Marc Jacobs*1, Inge Henselmans1, Rhiannon Macefield2, Natalie Blencowe2, Ellen Smets1, Hanneke de Haes1, Mirjam Sprangers1, Jane Blazeby2,3, Mark van Berge Henegouwen1
1Academic Medical Center / University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2School of Social and Community Medicine / University of Bristol, UK, 3Division of Surgery Head and Neck / University Hospitals Bristol, UK
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Which treatment outcomes should be addressed in the pre-radiation consultation with rectal cancer patients? A Delphi consensus study among patients and radiation oncologists
Marleen Kunneman*1, Arwen H. Pieterse1, Anne M. Stiggelbout1, Corrie AM. Marijnen2
1Department of Medical Decision Making, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands, 2Department of Clinical Oncology, Leiden University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Session C: Communication  -  11:00 - 12:30
Why bothering? Experience-based co-design makes 1+1 = 3 P. den Hartog, master advanced nursing specialist, J. van der Klooster, senior oncology nurse, Dr. W.L.E. Vasmel, hematologist. On behalf of patients and staff of the hematology/ oncology department, Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis. Amsterdam. The Netherlands.
Peggy den Hartog*, Janny van der Klooster, Wies Vasmel
Sint Lucas Andreas Ziekenhuis, The Netherlands
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Women's experiences of social support during the first year following primary breast cancer surgery 
Sigrunn Drageset*1, Torill Christine Lindstrøm2, Tove Giske3
1Bergen University College, Faculty of Healh and Social Sciences, Norway, 2University of Bergen, Faculty of Psychology, Norway, 3Haraldsplass Deaconess University College, Norway
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Work It Out For Carers: The Development of a Work-Focused Self-Management Tool for Informal Carers of People Affected by Cancer
Katryna Kalawsky1, Fehmidah Munir1, Deborah Wallis*1, Emma Donaldson-Feilder2
1Loughborough University, UK, 2Affinity Health at Work, Ltd, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Session T: Quality of Care  -  10:30 - 12:00
Work it out: Development of a self-led return-to-work intervention tool using a Delphi consensus-building method
Deborah J Wallis*1, Fehmidah Munir1, Katryna Kalawsky1, Emma Donaldson-Feilder2
1Loughborough University, UK, 2Affinity Health at Work, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Work it out: The six steps of intervention mapping process for designing a self-led return -to-work intervention tool
Fehmidah Munir*1, Deborah Wallis1, Katryna Kalawsky1, Emma Donaldson-Feilder2
1Loughborough Univeristy, UK, 2Affinity Health at Work Consultancies, UK
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
Work status and work disability in colorectal cancer survivors: a population-based study
Sijrike van der Mei*1, Melissa Thong2,3, Angela De Boer4, Lonneke Van de Poll-Franse2,3, Floor Mols2,3
1Dept. of Health Sciences, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands, 2CoRPS - Center of Research on Psychology in Somatic Diseases, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, 3Comprehensive Cancer Centre South, Eindhoven Cancer Registry, The Netherlands, 4Coronel Institute of Occupational Health, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
WORK-RELATED STRESS AND HELPING PROFESSIONS: THE EXPERIENCE OF THE ONCOHEMATOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF COSENZA HOSPITAL
Angela Piattelli*1,3, Enzo Cordaro2, Filippo Canino1, Deianira Di Nicola2, Armodio Lombardo3, Luigi Marafioti1, Lucio Marrocco1, Candida Mastroianni1, Salvatore Palazzo1, Fortunato Morabito1
1Dipartimento di Oncoematologia Azienda Ospedaliera, Italy, 2APOLIS (Associazione di Psicologia del Lavoro e delle Organizzazioni In Sicurezza), Italy, 3Ordine Psicologi Calabria, Italy
Wednesday, 6 November 2013:  Poster Session 1  -  13:30 - 14:00
Writing a spiritual autobiography: inner dialogue, life orientation and resilience in cancer patients
Irma Verdonck1,2, Ruard Ganzevoort1, Lenneke Post*2, Jannette Delver2
1VU university, The Netherlands, 2VU mc, The Netherlands
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
"YES, I HAVE CANCER, BUT I AM GOING TO BEAT IT! ONLY THEN WILL I BECOME A MOTHER". A CASE REPORT FROM THE PSYCHOSOCIAL PERSPECTIVE: EMBRYO PRESERVATION IN BREAST CANCER
Ozcan Yildiz1, Sibel Dogan*1, Seher Sen1, Kadriye Slocum2
1Istanbul Medipol University, Turkey, 2Istanbul Sehir University, Turkey
Thursday, 7 November 2013:  Poster Session 2  -  13:00 - 13:30
Yoga on Psychological Recovery From “Object Loss” for Breast Cancer Survivors – Results from a Pilot Study
YAYOI YAMAUCHI*1, YOSHIO NAKAMURA2
1Graduate school of Waseda University, Japan, 2Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University, Japan
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30
"You shouldn't be too suspicious of your wellbeing" - hope and courage to face life in women undergoing ovarian cancer surgery
Lene Seibaek*1, Niels Christian Hvidt2, Lise Hounsgaard2
1Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark, 2University of Southern Denmark, Denmark
Friday, 8 November 2013:  Poster Session 3  -  13:00 - 13:30