The Women’S Wellness After Cancer Program
Grant number: 1056856 | Funding period: 2013 - 2016
Advances in diagnostics, treatment and clinical practice have transformed some cancers from fatal to chronic and sometimes curable diseases. Many Australian women now live with the effects of cancer treatment and are at risk of cancer recurrence, chronic disease and poor quality of life. The Womens Wellness After Cancer Program aims to maximise the wellbeing of women treated for cancer, utilising internet and Smartphone technology to support them to live healthier lifestyles.
Related publications (20)
Development and evaluation of an online educational resource about cancer survivorship for cancer nurses: a mixed-methods sequential study.
T Shaw, P Yates, B Moore, K Ash, L Nolte, M Krishnasamy, J Nicholson, M Rynderman, J Avery, M Jefford
Cancer survivorship is recognised globally as a key issue. In spite of the key role played by nurses in survivorship care, there i..
The Women's wellness after cancer program: a multisite, single-blinded, randomised controlled trial protocol
Debra Anderson, Charrlotte Seib, Dian Tjondronegoro, Jane Turner, Leanne Monterosso, Amanda McGuire, Janine Porter-Steele, Wei Song, Patsy Yates, Neil King, Leonie Young, Kate White, Kathryn Lee, Sonj Hall, Mei Krishnasamy, Kathy Wells, Sarah Balaam, Alexandra L McCarthy
Developing an Evidence-Based, Nurse-Led Psychoeducational Intervention With Peer Support in Gynecologic Oncology
Rebecca J Bergin, Suzi M Grogan, David Bernshaw, Ilona Juraskova, Sylvia Penberthy, Linda R Mileshkin, Meinir Krishnasamy, Alison C Hocking, Sanchia K Aranda, Penelope E Schofield
Psychological distress, quality of life, symptoms and unmet needs of colorectal cancer survivors near the end of treatment
Lahiru Russell, Karla Gough, Allison Drosdowsky, Penelope Schofield, Sanchia Aranda, Phyllis N Butow, Jennifer A Westwood, Mei Krishnasamy, Jane M Young, Jo Phipps-Nelson, Dorothy King, Michael Jefford
A mixed method feasibility study of a patient- and family-centred advance care planning intervention for cancer patients
N Michael, C O'Callaghan, A Baird, K Gough, M Krishnasamy, N Hiscock, J Clayton
Background Advance care planning (ACP) is a process whereby values and goals are sensitively explored and documented to uphold pat..