Afaf Girgis
Afaf Girgis
Professor, Director Psycho-oncology Research Group, UNSW Sydney
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The unmet supportive care needs of patients with cancer
R Sanson‐Fisher, A Girgis, A Boyes, B Bonevski, L Burton, P Cook, ...
Cancer 88 (1), 226-237, 2000
Breaking bad news: consensus guidelines for medical practitioners.
A Girgis, RW Sanson-Fisher
Journal of Clinical Oncology 13 (9), 2449-2456, 1995
Evaluation of an instrument to assess the needs of patients with cancer
B Bonevski, R Sanson‐Fisher, A Girgis, L Burton, P Cook, A Boyes, ...
Cancer 88 (1), 217-225, 2000
The psychosocial needs of breast cancer survivors; a qualitative study of the shared and unique needs of younger versus older survivors
B Thewes, P Butow, A Girgis, S Pendlebury
Psycho‐Oncology: Journal of the Psychological, Social and Behavioral …, 2004
The accuracy of self-reported health behaviors and risk factors relating to cancer and cardiovascular disease in the general population: a critical review
SA Newell, A Girgis, RW Sanson-Fisher, NJ Savolainen
American journal of preventive medicine 17 (3), 211-229, 1999
Clinical practice guidelines for communicating prognosis and end-of-life issues with adults in the advanced stages of a life-limiting illness, and their caregivers
JM Clayton, KM Hancock, PN Butow, MHN Tattersall, DC Currow
The Medical Journal of Australia 186 (12), S77, 2007
How well do medical oncologists' perceptions reflect their patients' reported physical and psychosocial problems? Data from a survey of five oncologists
S Newell, RW Sanson‐Fisher, A Girgis, A Bonaventura
Cancer: Interdisciplinary International Journal of the American Cancer …, 1998
Brief assessment of adult cancer patients' perceived needs: development and validation of the 34‐item Supportive Care Needs Survey (SCNS‐SF34)
A Boyes, A Girgis, C Lecathelinais
Journal of evaluation in clinical practice 15 (4), 602-606, 2009
How to recognize and manage psychological distress in cancer patients
H Ryan, P Schofield, J Cockburn, P Butow, M Tattersall, J Turner, A Girgis, ...
European journal of cancer care 14 (1), 7-15, 2005
Physical, psychosocial, relationship, and economic burden of caring for people with cancer: a review
A Girgis, S Lambert, C Johnson, A Waller, D Currow
Journal of Oncology Practice 9 (4), 197-202, 2013
Perceived needs of women diagnosed with breast cancer: rural versus urban location
A Girgis, A Boyes, RW Sanson‐Fisher, S Burrows
Australian and New Zealand journal of public health 24 (2), 166-173, 2000
Breaking bad news 1: current best advice for clinicians
A Girgis, RW Sanson-Fisher
Behavioral Medicine 24 (2), 53-59, 1998
Supportive Care Needs Survey: A guide to administration, scoring and analysis
P McElduff, A Boyes, A Zucca, A Girgis
Newcastle: Centre for Health Research & Psycho-oncology, 2004
Prevalence and correlates of cancer survivors’ supportive care needs 6 months after diagnosis: a population-based cross-sectional study
AW Boyes, A Girgis, C D’Este, AC Zucca
BMC cancer 12 (1), 150, 2012
Supportive care needs: are patients with lung cancer a neglected population?
J Li, A Girgis
Psycho‐Oncology: Journal of the Psychological, Social and Behavioral …, 2006
Does routine assessment and real‐time feedback improve cancer patients’ psychosocial well‐being?
A Boyes, S Newell, A Girgis, P McElduff, R Sanson‐Fisher
European journal of cancer care 15 (2), 163-171, 2006
Increasing oncologists' skills in eliciting and responding to emotional cues: evaluation of a communication skills training program
P Butow, J Cockburn, A Girgis, D Bowman, P Schofield, C D'Este, ...
Psycho‐Oncology: Journal of the Psychological, Social and Behavioral …, 2008
Do couple-based interventions make a difference for couples affected by cancer?: a systematic review
TW Regan, SD Lambert, A Girgis, B Kelly, K Kayser, J Turner
BMC cancer 12 (1), 279, 2012
Response rates in GP surveys: trialling two recruitment strategies
B Bonevski, P Magin, G Horton, M Foster, A Girgis
Australian family physician 40 (6), 427, 2011
A workplace intervention for increasing outdoor workers' use of solar protection.
A Girgis, RW Sanson-Fisher, A Watson
American Journal of Public Health 84 (1), 77-81, 1994
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