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CPCRE - Staff Publications

Refereed Publications:


Cataldo J.K, Paul S, Cooper B, Skerman H, Alexander K, Aouizerat B, Blackman V, Merriman J, Dunn L, Ritchie C, Yates P & Miaskowski C. Differences in the symptom experience of older versus younger oncology outpatients: a cross-sectional study. BMC Cancer. 2013;13:art.6.

Chan R, Yates P & McCarthy A. A prospective longitudinal survey of fatigue self-management behaviours in patients with advanced cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer. 2013;21(s1),S30.

Exercise for health: a randomised, controlled trial evaluating the impact of a pragmatic, translational exercise intervention on the quality of life, function and treatment-related side effects following breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2013;137(1),175-186.

Haberecht J, Good P, Hardy J. Centre for Palliative Care Research and Education (CPCRE) 2013, Web App – “GP Pain Help” – available at  CPCRE launched the App at the ACRRM Conference, Cairns, Australia on 2nd November 2013. (This application suitable for iPhone/Android phone Smart Phones/ and free to download from the internet. Technical development by the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine).

Hardy J, Jenkins-Marsh S, Pinkerton E, Rickett K & Good P. Corticosteroids for the management of cancer-related pain in adults (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2013; Issue 10.Art.No.: CD010756. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010756.

Hardy J, Quinn S, Fazekas B, Agar M & Currow D. Can the LANSS scale be used to classify pain in chronic cancer pain trial. Journal Supportive Care in Cancer. 2013; Dec 21;(12):3387-91.doi:10.1007/s00520-013-1921-5. Epub 2013; Aug 10.

Hayes S, Rye S, DiSipio T, Yates P, Bashford J, Pyke C, Saunders C, Battistutta D & Eakin E. Langbecker D, Janda M. & Yates P. Health professionals’ perspectives on information provision for patients with brain tumours and their families. European Journal of Cancer Care. 2013;22(2),179-187.

Langbecker D, Yates P & Whiffen R. Findings from a systematic review on cancer care coordinators. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2013;9(Suppl.3),98.

Lou Y, Yates P, McCarthy A, & Wang H.M. Fatigue self-management: a survey of Chinese cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy. Journal of Clinical Nursing. 2013;22(7-8),1053-1065.

McCarthy A, Isenring E, Baumann S, Yates P, Skerman H, Walpole E & Thomson D. Nutrition screening and risk factors prior to chemotherapy in cancer patients 65 years and older. Supportive Care in Cancer. 2013;21(s1),S220.

McCarthy A.L, Tramm R, Shaban R & Yates P. Factors influencing health behaviours of younger women after menopause-inducing cancer treatment. Public Health Nursing. 2013,30(2),106-116.

McCarthy A.L, Yates P & Shaban R.Z. Cross-sectional survey of the health behavior of southeast Queensland women with cancer-treatment induced menopause: Implications for cancer and primary care nurses. Collegian. 2013;20(4), 223-231.

McKeon C, Smith C, Hardy J, Chang E. Acupuncture and/or acupressure for chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting: a systematic review. Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. 2013; 8(1):2-27.

Munday J, Hines S, Wallace K, Chang A.M, Gibbons K & Yates P. The clinical effectiveness of interventions to assist perioperative temperature management for women undergoing Cesarean Section: a systematic review. JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports. 2013;11(6),45-111.

Nikles J, Mitchell G, Hardy J, Agar M, Senior H, Carmont S, Schluter P, Good P, Vora R & Currow D. Do pilocarpine drops help dry mouth in palliative care patients? A protocol for an aggregated series of n-of-1 trials. BMC Palliative Care. 2013; Oct 31;12(1):39,MS: 7273549871055040.

Rose P & Yates P. Person centred nursing care in radiation oncology: A case study. European Journal of Oncology Nursing. 2013;17(5),554-562.

Sanderson C, Hardy J, Spruyt O, Currow D. Placebo and nocebo effects in randomised controlled trials: the implications for research and practice. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2013;S0885-3924(13)00110-3.

Senior H, Mitchell G, Nikles J, Carmont S, Schluter P, Currow D, Vora R, Yelland M, Agar M, Good P, Hardy J. Using aggregated single patient (N-of-1) trials to determine the effectiveness of psychostimulants to reduce fatigue in advanced cancer patients: a rationale and protocol. BMC Palliative Care. 2013;12(1),17.

Yates P & Aranda S. 40 years of cancer nursing in Australia: the emergence of a specialty. Cancer Forum. 2013;37(1), 35-38.

Yates P, Schofield P, Zhao I & Currow D. Supportive and palliative care for lung cancer patients. Journal of Thoracic Disease. 2013;5(S5),S623-S628.

Yates P. Cancer. Chang E & Johnson A. (Eds) Chronic Illness and Disability, (2nd Ed). Elsevier: Sydney. 2013; 531-545.

Yates P. Caring for the cancer survivor. Crisp J, Taylor C, Douglas C, Rebeiro G. (Eds) Fundamentals of Nursing (4th Ed.) (Australian Adaptation), Elsevier: Sydney. 2013;1474-1483.

Yates P. Developing health professional’s capabilities in the provision of psychosexual care. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2013;9(Suppl.3), 93.

Yates P. The challenges in integrating care coordinators into cancer care – an analysis of Australian evaluation data. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2013;9(Suppl.3),129.

Zhang S-Y, Edwards H, Yates P, Elder R & Guo Q. Preliminary reliability and validity testing of a Self-Efficacy Questionnaire for Chinese family caregivers. Aging & Mental Health. 2013;17(5),630-637.

Zhang S-Y, Edwards H, Yates P, Elder R & Guo Q. Preliminary reliability and validity testing of a Self-Efficacy Questionnaire for Chinese family caregivers. Aging & Mental Health. 2013;17(5),630-637.

Kain V, Gardner G, Yates P. Neonatal Palliative Care Attitude Scale: Development of an instrument to measure the barriers to and facilitators of palliative care in neonatal nursing. Pediatrics, 2009; 123(2), E207-E213.

Currow D, Eagar K, Aoun S, Fildes D, Yates P, Kristjanson L. Review Series (Quality): Is it feasible and desirable to collect voluntarily quality and outcome data nationally in palliative oncology care? Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2008; 26(23), 3853-3859.

Glare P, Dunwoodie D, Clark K, Ward A, Yates P, Ryan S, Hardy J. (2008) Treatment of nausea and vomiting in terminally ill cancer patients. Drugs 2008, 68 (18).

Hardy J, Maresco-Pennisi D, Gilshenan K, Yates P. Barriers to the Best Care of the Dying in Queensland, Australia. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2008; 11(10), 1325-1329.

Liang S, Yates P, Edwards H, Tsay L. Opioid-taking self-efficacy amongst Taiwanese outpatients with cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, online May, 2008.

Liang S, Yates P, Edwards, H, Tsay L. Development and initial evaluation of reliability and validity of the opioid-taking self-efficacy scale. Oncology Nursing Forum, 2008; 35 (4), 602.

Liang S, Yates P, Edwards, H, Tsay L. Factors influencing opioid-taking self-efficacy and analgesic adherence in Taiwanese outpatients with cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 2008; 17(11), 1100-1107.

Liang S, Yates P, Edwards, H, Tsay L. Opioid-taking tasks and behaviours in Taiwanese outpatients with cancer. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 2008; 17(15), 2079-2088.

Tong H, Isenring E, Yates P. The prevalence of nutrition-impact symptoms and their relationship to quality of life and clinical outcomes in medical oncology patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, online June, 2008.

Turner J, Hargraves M, Yates P, Hausmann S, Connors V. Enhancing the supportive care of parents with advanced cancer: Development of a self-directed educational manual. European Journal of Cancer, 2008; 44(12), 1625-1631.

Zhou I, Yates P. Non-pharmacological interventions for breathlessness management in patients with lung cancer: A systematic review. Palliative Medicine, 2008; 22(6), 693-701.

Aoun S, Kristjanson LJ, Currow D, Skett K, Oldham L, Yates P. Terminally-ill people living alone without a caregiver: an Australian national scoping study of palliative care needs. Palliative Medicine, 2007; 21, 29-34.

Canning D, Rosenberg J, Yates P. Therapeutic relationships in specialist palliative care nursing practice. International Journal of Palliative Nursing, 2007; 13(5), 222-229.

Clayton JM, Hancock KM, Butow PN, Tattersall MH, Currow DC, Adler J, Aranda S, Auret K, Boyle F, Britton A, Chye R, Clark K, Davidson P, Davis JM, Girgis A, Graham S, Hardy J, Introna K, Kearsley J, Kerridge I, Kristjanson L, Martin P, McBride A, Meller A, Mitchell G, Moore A, Noble B, Olver I, Parker S, Peters M, Saul P, Stewart C, Swinburne L , Tobin B, Tuckwell K, Yates P. Clinical practice guidelines for communicating prognosis and end-of-life issues with adults in advanced stages of a life limiting illness, and their caregivers. Medical Journal of Australia, 2007; 186, (12Suppl), S77-S108.

Hardy JR, Haberecht J, Maresco-Pennisi D, Yates P. An audit of the care of the dying in a network of hospitals and institutions in Queensland. Internal Medicine Journal, 2007; 37(5), 315-320.

Hardy J, Herbert A, Reymond E. Opioids in patients on renal dialysis. Journal of Pain & Symptom Management, 2007; 33 (1), 1-2.

Hardy J, Herbert A, Reymond E. Opioids in patients on renal dialysis – authors' response. Journal of Pain & Symptom Management, 2007; 34 (1), 6.

Prior D. Decolonising research: a shift toward reconciliation. Nursing Inquiry, 2007; 14(1), 162-168.

Rosenberg J, Yates P.Schematic representation of case study research designs. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 2007; 60(4), 447-452.

Turner J, Clavarino A, Yates P, Hargraves M, Connors V, Hausmann S. Development of a resource for parents with advanced cancer: What do parents want? Palliative and Supportive Care, 2007; 5, 135-145.

Turner J, Clavarino A, Yates P, Hargraves M, Connors V, Hausmann S. Oncology nurses’ perceptions of their supportive care for parents with advanced cancer: challenges and educational needs. Palliative Medicine, 2007; Psycho-Oncology, 16(S1), 149-157.

Yates P, Evans A, Moore A, Heartfield M, Gibson T, Luxford K. Competency standards and educational requirements for specialist breast nurses in Australia. Collegian, 2007; 14(1), 11-15.

Published Extracts:

Skerman H, Yates P, Battistutta D. A path analysis modeling the symptom experience of cancer patients commencing adjuvant treatment in ambulatory clinics. Oncology Nursing Forum, 2007; 34(1), 214.

Yates P, White E, Skerman H. Evaluating alternative approaches for delivering non-pharmacological interventions for dyspnoea in patients with lung cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum, 2007; 34(2), 551.

Book Chapters:

Yates P.
  (2008)  ‘Cancer’.  In Chang E, Johnson A.  Chronic Illness and Disability.  Sydney: Elsevier,  pp.424-437.

Hardy J, Yates P. (2007) Palliative care: A patient centred approach. Chpt 6 'Reaching common ground – symptom management in palliative care'. G Mitchell Ed. Radcliffe Publishing.

Non-Refereed Publications:

Laurent K. PEPA Update. Nurses Oncology Interest Group Newsletter Cancer Council Queensland Sep 2008.

Laurent K. PEPA Update. Allied Health Oncology Interest Group Newsletter Cancer Council Queensland Nov 2008.

Hardy J. Quality use of medicines in palliative care. Cancer Forum, 2007; 31 (1), 9-12.

Yates P. Developing the primary palliative care workforce in Australia. Cancer Forum, 2007; 31(1), 12-15.

Yates P. Achieving coordinated cancer care. Cancer Forum, 2007; 31(3), 169-172.

Last updated: 2 October 2015