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Elizabeth Maunsell

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Hôpital du Saint-Sacrement
1050, chemin Sainte-Foy
Québec (Québec)

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Dr Maunsell is a full professor at the Department of Social and Preventive Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine, Université Laval.  She is also a full member of the Research Centre, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec.

Research domain
  • Population health
Research theme(s)
  • Breast cancer
Research interest
  • Short- and long-term quality of life after cancer diagnosis
  • Social and family consequences of cancer
  • Work experience after cancer
  • Direct and indirect financial costs of cancer for the patient and family, and effects of these costs on quality of life
  • Randomized trials evaluating (psychosocial) interventions designed to improve treatment, follow-up and quality of life after cancer
  • Psychosocial determinants of survival after cancer diagnosis
  • Psychosocial late effects among long-term survivors of childhood cancer
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Recent publications (see all publication from this researcher)

Lemieux J, Provencher L, Perron L, Brisson J, Amireault C, Blanchette C, Maunsell E. No effect of scalp cooling on survival among women with breast cancer. Breast cancer research and treatment,  2015. 149: 263-8
Maunsell E, Chlebowski RT, Ingle JN, Richardson H, Goss PE. Reply to P. Niravath et Al. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology,  2014. 32: 3780-1
Blais MC, Maunsell E, Grenier S, Lauzier S, Dorval M, Pelletier S, Guay S, Robidoux A, Provencher L. Validating the content of a brief informational intervention to empower patients and spouses facing breast cancer: perspectives of both couple members. Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice,  2014. 8: 508-20
Maunsell E, Goss PE, Chlebowski RT, Ingle JN, Ales-Martinez JE, Sarto GE, Fabian CJ, Pujol P, Ruiz A, Cooke AL, Hendrix S, Thayer DW, Rowland KM, Dube P, Spadafora S, Pruthi S, Lickley L, Ellard SL, Cheung AM, Wactawski-Wende J, Gelmon KA, Johnston D, Hiltz A, Brundage M, Pater JL, Tu D, Richardson H. Quality of life in MAP.3 (Mammary Prevention 3): a randomized, placebo-controlled trial evaluating exemestane for prevention of breast cancer. Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology,  2014. 32: 1427-36
Lauzier S, Campbell HS, Livingston PM, Maunsell E. Indicators for evaluating cancer organizations' support services: performance and associations with empowerment. Cancer,  2014. 120: 3219-27
Berube S, Lemieux J, Moore L, Maunsell E, Brisson J. Smoking at time of diagnosis and breast cancer-specific survival: new findings and systematic review with meta-analysis. Breast cancer research : BCR,  2014. 16: R42
Maunsell E, Lauzier S, Brunet J, Pelletier S, Osborne RH, Campbell HS. Health-related empowerment in cancer: validity of scales from the Health Education Impact Questionnaire. Cancer,  2014. 120: 3228-36
Dodin S, Blanchet C, Marc I, Ernst E, Wu T, Vaillancourt C, Paquette J, Maunsell E. Acupuncture for menopausal hot flushes. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online),  2013. 7: CD007410
Lauzier S, Levesque P, Mondor M, Drolet M, Coyle D, Brisson J, Masse B, Provencher L, Robidoux A, Maunsell E. Out-of-pocket costs in the year after early breast cancer among Canadian women and spouses. Journal of the National Cancer Institute,  2013. 105: 280-92
Germain M, Delage G, Blais C, Maunsell E, Decary F, Gregoire Y. Iron and cardiac ischemia: a natural, quasi-random experiment comparing eligible with disqualified blood donors. Transfusion,  2013. 53: 1271-9
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