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Mary E. Cooley, PhD, RN, FAAN

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Phone: (617) 632-4653
Fax: (617) 632-5636


mary_cooley@dfci.harvard.edu

Mary E. Cooley, PhD, RN, FAAN

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

EDUCATIONAL TITLES

  • Lecturer, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Nurse Scientist, Nursing and Patient Care, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

DF/HCC PROGRAM AFFILIATION

Research Abstract

Major research interests are tobacco control, smoking cessation interventions, symptom management, and quality of life during treatment for cancer with a particular emphasis on lung cancer.

Publications

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  • Green AC, Hayman LL, Cooley ME. Multiple health behavior change in adults with or at risk for cancer: a systematic review. Am J Health Behav 2015; 39:380-94. PubMed
  • Quinn BL, Sheldon LK, Cooley ME. Pediatric Pain Assessment by Drawn Faces Scales: A Review. Pain Manag Nurs 2014. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Blonquist TM, Catalano PJ, Lobach DF, Halpenny B, McCorkle R, Johns EB, Braun IM, Rabin MS, Mataoui FZ, Finn K, Berry DL, Abrahm JL. Feasibility of Using Algorithm-Based Clinical Decision Support for Symptom Assessment and Management in Lung Cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage 2014. PubMed
  • Poghosyan H, Bell JF, Joseph JG, Cooley ME. The association between having a first-degree family history of cancer and smoking status. Prev Med 2014. PubMed
  • Roper K, Cooley ME, McDermott K, Fawcett J. Health-related quality of life after treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma in young adults. Oncol Nurs Forum 2013; 40:349-60. PubMed
  • Poghosyan H, Sheldon LK, Leveille SG, Cooley ME. Health-related quality of life after surgical treatment in patients with non-small cell lung cancer: A systematic review. Lung Cancer 2013. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Finn KT, Wang Q, Roper K, Morones S, Shi L, Litrownik D, Marcoux JP, Zaner K, Hayman LL. Health Behaviors, Readiness to Change, and Interest in Health Promotion Programs Among Smokers With Lung Cancer and Their Family Members: A Pilot Study. Cancer Nurs 2012. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Emmons KM, Haddad R, Wang Q, Posner M, Bueno R, Cohen TJ, Johnson BE. Patient-reported receipt of and interest in smoking-cessation interventions after a diagnosis of cancer. Cancer 2011. PubMed
  • Cooley ME,Sarna L,Kotlerman J,Lukanich JM,Jaklitsch M,Green SB,Bueno R. Smoking cessation is challenging even for patients recovering from lung cancer surgery with curative intent. Lung Cancer 2009; 66:218-25. PubMed
  • Glazer G,Ponte PR,Stuart-Shor EM,Cooley ME. The power of partnership: addressing cancer health disparities through an academic-service partnership. Nurs Outlook 2009; 57:123-31. PubMed
  • Sarna L,Bialous SA,Cooley ME,Jun HJ,Feskanich D. Impact of smoking and smoking cessation on health-related quality of life in women in the Nurses' Health Study. Qual Life Res 2008; 17:1217-27. PubMed
  • Sarna L,Bialous SA,Jun HJ,Wewers ME,Cooley ME,Feskanich D. Smoking trends in the Nurses' Health Study (1976-2003). Nurs Res 2008; 57:374-82. PubMed
  • Sarna L,Cooley ME,Brown JK,Chernecky C,Elashoff D,Kotlerman J. Symptom severity 1 to 4 months after thoracotomy for lung cancer. Am J Crit Care 2008; 17:455-67; quiz 468. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Sipples RL, Murphy M, Sarna L. Smoking cessation and lung cancer: oncology nurses can make a difference. Semin Oncol Nurs 2008; 24:16-26. PubMed
  • Samarel N, Cooley ME, Tulman L, Fawcett J. In response to: Fu M.R., McDaniel R.W. & Rhodes V.A. (2007) Measuring symptom occurrence and symptom distress: development of the Symptom Distress Index. Journal of Advanced Nursing 59, 623-634. J Adv Nurs 2007; 60:702. PubMed
  • Griffin JP, Koch KA, Nelson JE, Cooley ME,. Palliative care consultation, quality-of-life measurements, and bereavement for end-of-life care in patients with lung cancer: ACCP evidence-based clinical practice guidelines (2nd edition). Chest 2007; 132:404S-422S. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Sarna L, Brown JK, Williams RD, Chernecky C, Padilla G, Danao LL, Elashoff D. Tobacco use in women with lung cancer. Ann Behav Med 2007; 33:242-50. PubMed
  • Wells M, Sarna L, Cooley ME, Brown JK, Chernecky C, Williams RD, Padilla G, Danao LL. Use of complementary and alternative medicine therapies to control symptoms in women living with lung cancer. Cancer Nurs 2007; 30:45-55; quiz 56-7. PubMed
  • Sarna L, Brown JK, Cooley ME, Williams RD, Chernecky C, Padilla G, Danao LL. Quality of life and meaning of illness of women with lung cancer. Oncol Nurs Forum 2005; 32:E9-19. PubMed
  • Sarna L, Cooley ME, Danao L. The global epidemic of tobacco and cancer. Semin Oncol Nurs 2004; 19:233-43. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Short TH, Moriarty HJ. Symptom prevalence, distress, and change over time in adults receiving treatment for lung cancer. Psychooncology 2003; 12:694-708. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Sarna L, Brown JK, Williams RD, Chernecky C, Padilla G, Danao LL. Challenges of recruitment and retention in multisite clinical research. Cancer Nurs 2004; 26:376-84; quiz 385-6. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Short TH, Moriarty HJ. Patterns of symptom distress in adults receiving treatment for lung cancer. J Palliat Care 2002; 18:150-9. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Kaiser LR, Abrahm JL, Giarelli E. The silent epidemic: tobacco and the evolution of lung cancer and its treatment. Cancer Invest 2001; 19:739-51. PubMed
  • Cooley ME. Symptoms in adults with lung cancer. A systematic research review. J Pain Symptom Manage 2000; 19:137-53. PubMed
  • Reid Ponte P, Hayman LL, Berry DL, Cooley ME. A new model for postdoctoral training: The Nursing Postdoctoral Program in Cancer and Health Disparities. Nurs Outlook 2015; 63:189-203. PubMed
  • Sarna L, Cooley ME, Brown JK, Chernecky C, Padilla G, Danao L, Chakravarty D, Elashoff D. Women with lung cancer: quality of life after thoracotomy: a 6-month prospective study. Cancer Nurs 2010; 33:85-92. PubMed
  • Roper K, McDermott K, Cooley ME, Daley K, Fawcett J. Health-related quality of life in adults with Hodgkin's disease: the state of the science. Cancer Nurs 2009; 32:E1-17; quiz E18-9. PubMed
  • Cooley ME. Quality of life in persons with non-small cell lung cancer: a concept analysis. Cancer Nurs 1998; 21:151-61. PubMed
  • Cooley ME, Jennings-Dozier K. Lung cancer in African Americans. A call for action. Cancer Pract 1998; 6:99-106. PubMed
  • Samarel N, Leddy SK, Greco K, Cooley ME, Torres SC, Tulman L, Fawcett J. Development and testing of the symptom experience scale. J Pain Symptom Manage 1996; 12:221-8. PubMed
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