Publications 2017



  1. Krebber, AMH, van Uden-Kraan, CF, Melissant, HC, Cuijpers, P, van Straten, A, Becker-Commissaris, A, Leemans, CR & Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘A guided self-help intervention targeting psychological distress among head and neck cancer and lung cancer patients: motivation to start, experiences and perceived outcomes’, Supportive Care in Cancer, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 127-135.
  2. Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, Behandelprotocol zingevingsgerichte groepstherapie voor mensen met kanker. Handleiding voor therapeuten. Bohn Stafleu, Van Loghum.
  3. Jansen F, Krebber AMH, Coupé VHM, Cuijpers P, de Bree R, Becker-Commissaris A, Smit EF, van Straten A, Eeckhout GM, Beekman ATF, Leemans CR, Verdonck-de Leeuw IM. Cost-utility of stepped care targeting psychological distress in head and neck cancer and lung cancer patients. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jan 20;35(3):314-324.J Clin Oncol. 2016 Dec 5:JCO2016688739.
  4. Duman-Lubberding, S, van Uden-Kraan, CF, Jansen, F, Witte, BI, Eerenstein, SEJ, van Weert, S, de Bree, R, Leemans, CR & Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Durable usage of patient-reported outcome measures in clinical practice to monitor health-related quality of life in head and neck cancer patients’, Supportive Care in Cancer, vol. 25, no. 12, pp. 3775-3783.
  5. Al-Itejawi, HHM, Van Uden-Kraan, CF, Van De Ven, PM, Coupé, VMH, Vis, AN, Nieuwenhuijzen, JA, Van Moorselaar, JA & Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Effectiveness, cost-utility and implementation of a decision aid for patients with localised prostate cancer and their partners: Study protocol of a stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trial’, BMJ Open, vol. 7, no. 9, e015154.
  6. Buffart, LM, Kalter, J, Sweegers, MG, Courneya, KS, Newton, RU, Aaronson, NK, Jacobsen, PB, May, AM, Galvao, DA, Chinapaw, MJ, Steindorf, K, Irwin, ML, Stuiver, MM, Hayes, S, Griffith, KA, Lucia, A, Mesters, I, van Weert, E, Knoop, H, Goedendorp, MM, Mutrie, N, Daley, AJ, McConnachie, A, Bohus, M, Thorsen, L, Schulz, K-H, Short, CE, James, EL, Plotnikoff, RC, Arbane, G, Schmidt, ME, Potthoff, K, van Beurden, M, Oldenburg, HS, Sonke, GS, van Harten, WH, Garrod, R, Schmitz, KH, Winters-Stone, KM, Velthuis, MJ, Taaffe, DR, van Mechelen, W, Kersten, MJ, Nollet, F, Wenzel, J, Wiskemann, J, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM & Brug, J 2017, ‘Effects and moderators of exercise on quality of life and physical function in patients with cancer: An individual patient data meta-analysis of 34 RCTs’, Cancer Treatment Reviews, vol. 52, pp. 91-104.
  7. van der Hout, A, van Uden-Kraan, CF, Witte, BI, Coupé, VMH, Jansen, F, Leemans, CR, Cuijpers, P, van de Poll-Franse, LV & Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Efficacy, cost-utility and reach of an eHealth self-management application ‘Oncokompas’ that helps cancer survivors to obtain optimal supportive care: Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial’, Trials, vol. 18, no. 1, 228.
  8. van der Spek, N, Vos, J, Van Uden-Kraan, CF, Breitbart, W, Cuijpers, P, Holtmaat, K, Witte, BI, Tollenaar, RAEM & Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Efficacy of meaning-centered group psychotherapy for cancer survivors: A randomized controlled trial’, Psychological Medicine, vol. 47, no. 11, pp. 1990-2001.
  9. McNeill, NA, Kors, WA, Bosscha, MI, van Dijk, J, Fabius, AWM, Houffelaar, T, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM & Moll, AC 2017, ‘Feasibility of RetinoQuest: e-health application to facilitate and improve additional care for retinoblastoma survivors’, Journal of Cancer Survivorship, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 683-690.
  10. Dozeman, E, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM, Savard, J & van Straten, A 2017, ‘Guided web-based intervention for insomnia targeting breast cancer patients: Feasibility and effect’, Internet Interventions, vol. 9, pp. 1-6.
  11. Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, Kanker en persoonlijke zingeving. Werkboek voor cliënten. Bohn Stafleu, Van Loghum.
  12. Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, Meaning-centered group psychotherapy for cancer survivors. in Meaning-centered psychotherapy in the cancer setting, finding meaning and hope in the face of suffering. . The Oxford University Press.
  13. Holtmaat, K, Van der Spek, N, Witte, BI, Breitbart, W, Cuijpers, P & Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Moderators of the effects of meaning-centered group psychotherapy in cancer survivors on personal meaning, psychological well-being, and distress’, Supportive Care in Cancer, vol. 25, no. 11, pp. 3385-3393.
  14. Nugteren, IC, Duineveld, LAM, Wieldraaijer, T, van Weert, HCPM, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM, van Uden-Kraan, CF & Wind, J 2017, ‘Need for general practitioner involvement and eHealth in colon cancer survivorship care: Patients’ perspectives’, Family Practice, vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 473-478.
  15. Boele, FW, van Uden-Kraan, CF, Hilverda, K, Weimer, J, Donovan, HS, Drappatz, J, Lieberman, FS, Verdonck-de Leeuw, I & Sherwood, PR 2017, ‘Neuro-oncology family caregivers’ view on keeping track of care issues using eHealth systems: it’s a question of time’, Journal of Neuro-Oncology, vol. 134, no. 1, pp. 157-167.
  16. de Vries, AMM, Gholamrezaee, MM, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM, Passchier, J, Despland, JN, Stiefel, F & de Roten, Y 2017, ‘Patient satisfaction and alliance as a function of the physician’s self-regulation, the physician’s stress, and the content of consultation in cancer care’, Psycho-Oncology, vol. 26, no. 7, pp. 927-934.
  17. Cnossen, IC, van Uden-Kraan, CF, Witte, BI, Aalders, YJ, de Goede, CJT, de Bree, R, Doornaert, P, Rietveld, DHF, Buter, J, Langendijk, JA, Leemans, CR & Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM 2017, ‘Prophylactic exercises among head and neck cancer patients during and after swallowing sparing intensity modulated radiation: adherence and exercise performance levels of a 12-week guided home-based program’, European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, pp. 1129-1138.
  18. Slev, VN, Pasman, HRW, Eeltink, CM, Van Uden-Kraan, CF, Verdonck-De Leeuw, IM & Francke, AL 2017, ‘Self-management support and eHealth for patients and informal caregivers confronted with advanced cancer: An online focus group study among nurses’, BMC Palliative Care, vol. 16, no. 1, 55.
  19. Rood, JAJ, Nauta, IH, Witte, BI, Stam, F, van Zuuren, FJ, Manenschijn, A, Huijgens, PC, Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM & Zweegman, S 2017, ‘Shared decision-making and providing information among newly diagnosed patients with hematological malignancies and their informal caregivers: Not “one-size-fits-all”‘, Psycho-Oncology.
  20. Verdonck-de Leeuw, IM, Krebber, AMH & Jansen, F 2017, Stepped care voor patiënten met psychische distress na de behandeling van kanker. in Psychologische patiëntenzorg in de oncologie.. Koninklijke Van Gorcum.
  21. Köhle, N, Drossaert, CHC, Jaran, J, Schreurs, KMG, Leeuw, IMVD & Bohlmeijer, ET 2017, ‘User-experiences with a web-based self-help intervention for partners of cancer patients based on acceptance and commitment therapy and self-compassion: a qualitative study’, BMC Public Health, vol. 17, no. 1, 225.