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1977 …2025

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Publications

2020

Does response shift impact interpretation of change even among scales developed using item response theory?

Schwartz, C. E., Stucky, B. D., Michael, W. & Rapkin, B. D., Dec 1 2020, In : Journal of Patient-Reported Outcomes. 4, 1, 8.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Positive emotions despite substantial burden: The alchemy of haemophilia caregiving

Schwartz, C. E., Stark, R. B., Stucky, B. D., Michael, W. & Rapkin, B. D., Jan 1 2020, In : Haemophilia. 26, 1, p. 86-96 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019
3 Scopus citations

Bronx community collaborative opportunities for research and education: Implementation and evaluation of a community–academic partnership

Blank, A. E., Weiss, E. S., Salcedo, B., Leach, E. E., Rapkin, B., Barsanti, F., Meissner, P., Deleon, S., Hernandez, P. I. & Walker, E. A., Sep 1 2019, In : Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. 13, 3, p. 273-282 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Leveraging Latent Dirichlet Allocation in processing free-text personal goals among patients undergoing bladder cancer surgery

Li, Y., Rapkin, B., Atkinson, T. M., Schofield, E. & Bochner, B. H., Jun 15 2019, In : Quality of Life Research. 28, 6, p. 1441-1455 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Perceptions of Response Burden Associated with Completion of Patient-Reported Outcome Assessments in Oncology

Atkinson, T. M., Schwartz, C. E., Goldstein, L., Garcia, I., Storfer, D. F., Li, Y., Zhang, J., Bochner, B. H. & Rapkin, B. D., Feb 2019, In : Value in Health. 22, 2, p. 225-230 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Propensity-matched analysis of patient-reported outcomes for neoadjuvant chemotherapy prior to radical cystectomy

Feuerstein, M. A., Goldstein, L., Reaves, B., Sun, A., Goltzman, M., Morganstern, B. A., Shabsigh, A., Bajorin, D. F., Rosenberg, J. E., Donat, S. M., Herr, H. W., Laudone, V. P., Atkinson, T. M., Li, Y., Dalbagni, G., Rapkin, B. & Bochner, B. H., Nov 1 2019, In : World Journal of Urology. 37, 11, p. 2401-2407 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Reconsidering the minimally important difference: evidence of instability over time and across groups

Schwartz, C. E., Zhang, J., Rapkin, B. D. & Finkelstein, J. A., Apr 2019, In : Spine Journal. 19, 4, p. 726-734 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2 Scopus citations
2018

Assessing reserve-building pursuits and person characteristics: psychometric validation of the Reserve-Building Measure

Schwartz, C. E., Michael, W., Zhang, J., Rapkin, B. D. & Sprangers, M. A. G., Feb 1 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 2, p. 423-436 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Can a gastric cancer risk survey identify high-risk patients for endoscopic screening? A pilot study

In, H., Langdon-Embry, M., Gordon, L., Schechter, C. B., Wylie-Rosett, J., Castle, P. E., Margaret Kemeny, M. & Rapkin, B. D., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Surgical Research. 227, p. 246-256 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Development of a practical outcome measure to account for individual differences in quality-of-life appraisal: the Brief Appraisal Inventory

Rapkin, B. D., Garcia, I., Michael, W., Zhang, J. & Schwartz, C. E., Mar 1 2018, In : Quality of Life Research. 27, 3, p. 823-833 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Reserve-building activities attenuate treatment burden in chronic illness: The mediating role of appraisal and social support

Schwartz, C. E., Zhang, J., Michael, W., Eton, D. T. & Rapkin, B. D., Jan 1 2018, In : Health Psychology Open. 5, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The comparative effectiveness of decision aids in diverse populations with early stage prostate cancer: A study protocol for a cluster-randomized controlled trial in the NCI Community Oncology Research Program (NCORP), Alliance A191402CD

Pacyna, J. E., Kim, S., Yost, K., Sedlacek, H., Petereit, D., Kaur, J., Rapkin, B., Grubb, R., Paskett, E., Chang, G. J., Sloan, J., Basch, E., Major, B., Novotny, P., Taylor, J., Buckner, J., Parsons, J. K., Morris, M. & Tilburt, J. C., Aug 6 2018, In : BMC Cancer. 18, 1, 788.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017
8 Scopus citations

Distinguishing appraisal and personality influences on quality of life in chronic illness: introducing the quality-of-life Appraisal Profile version 2

Rapkin, B. D., Garcia, I., Michael, W., Zhang, J. & Schwartz, C. E., Jun 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Idiographic quality of life assessment before radical cystectomy

Anderson, C. B., Rapkin, B., Reaves, B. C., Sun, A. J., Morganstern, B., Dalbagni, G., Donat, M., Herr, H. W., Laudone, V. P. & Bochner, B. H., Feb 1 2017, In : Psycho-Oncology. 26, 2, p. 206-213 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Reducing Disparities in Cancer Screening and Prevention through Community-Based Participatory Research Partnerships with Local Libraries: A Comprehensive Dynamic Trial

Rapkin, B. D., Weiss, E., Lounsbury, D., Michel, T., Gordon, A., Erb-Downward, J., Sabino-Laughlin, E., Carpenter, A., Schwartz, C. E., Bulone, L. & Kemeny, M., Sep 2017, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 60, 1-2, p. 145-159 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Resilience to health challenges is related to different ways of thinking: mediators of physical and emotional quality of life in a heterogeneous rare-disease cohort

Schwartz, C. E., Michael, W. & Rapkin, B. D., Jun 28 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2016

Appraisal assessment in patient-reported outcome research: methods for uncovering the personal context and meaning of quality of life

Schwartz, C. E., Finkelstein, J. A. & Rapkin, B. D., Dec 17 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Care for a patient with cancer as a project: Management of complex task interdependence in cancer care delivery

Trosman, J. R., Carlos, R. C., Simon, M. A., Madden, D. L., Gradishar, W. J., Benson, A. B., Rapkin, B. D., Weiss, E. S., Gareen, I. F., Wagner, L. I., Khan, S. A., Bunce, M. M., Small, A. & Weldon, C. B., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of oncology practice. 12, 11, p. 1101-1113 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Distilling the essence of appraisal: a mixed methods study of people with multiple sclerosis

Rapkin, B. D. & Schwartz, C. E., Apr 1 2016, In : Quality of Life Research. 25, 4, p. 793-805 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Refining a Web-based goal assessment interview: item reduction based on reliability and predictive validity

Schwartz, C. E., Li, J. & Rapkin, B. D., Mar 10 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Reserve and Reserve-building activities research: Key challenges and future directions

Schwartz, C. E., Rapkin, B. D. & Healy, B. C., Sep 15 2016, In : BMC neuroscience. 17, 1, 62.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

When global rating of change contradicts observed change: Examining appraisal processes underlying paradoxical responses over time

Schwartz, C. E., Powell, V. E. & Rapkin, B. D., Oct 8 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Quality of Life Research. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2015

Advancing Symptom Science Through Use of Common Data Elements

Redeker, N. S., Anderson, R., Bakken, S., Corwin, E., Docherty, S., Dorsey, S. G., Heitkemper, M., Mccloskey, D. J., Moore, S., Pullen, C., Rapkin, B., Schiffman, R., Waldrop-Valverde, D. & Grady, P., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of Nursing Scholarship. 47, 5, p. 379-388 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations

Comparing open radical cystectomy and robot-assisted laparoscopic radical cystectomy: A randomized clinical trial

Bochner, B. H., Dalbagni, G., Sjoberg, D. D., Silberstein, J., Keren Paz, G. E., Donat, S. M. H., Coleman, J. A., Mathew, S., Vickers, A., Schnorr, G. C., Feuerstein, M. A., Rapkin, B., Parra, R. O., Herr, H. W. & Laudone, V. P., Jun 1 2015, In : European Urology. 67, 6, p. 1042-1050 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

264 Scopus citations
26 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations
2014

Community-led cancer action councils in queens, New York: Process evaluation of an innovative partnership with the queens library system

Roy, U. B., Michel, T., Carpenter, A., Lounsbury, D. W., Sabino, E. E., Stevenson, A. J., Combs, S., Jacobs, J., Padgett, D. & Rapkin, B. D., Feb 2014, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 11, 2014, 130176.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Erratum: Understanding appraisal processes underlying the thentest: A mixed methods investigation

Schwartz, C. E. & Rapkin, B. D., Feb 1 2014, In : Quality of Life Research. 23, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fluctuations in appraisal over time in the context of stable versus non-stable health

Schwartz, C. E., Quaranto, B. R., Rapkin, B. D., Healy, B. C., Vollmer, T. & Sprangers, M. A. G., Feb 1 2014, In : Quality of Life Research. 23, 1, p. 9-19 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The role and timing of palliative medicine consultation for women with gynecologic malignancies: Association with end-of-life interventions and direct hospital costs

Nevadunsky, N. S., Gordon, S., Spoozak, L., Van Arsdale, A. R., Hou, Y., Klobocista, M., Eti, S., Rapkin, B. D. & Goldberg, G. L., Jul 1 2014, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 69, 7, p. 400-402 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

The role and timing of palliative medicine consultation for women with gynecologic malignancies: Association with end of life interventions and direct hospital costs

Nevadunsky, N. S., Gordon, S., Spoozak, L., Van Arsdale, A., Hou, Y., Klobocista, M., Eti, S., Rapkin, B. & Goldberg, G. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Gynecologic Oncology. 132, 1, p. 3-7 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations
2013

Cognitive reserve and appraisal in multiple sclerosis

Schwartz, C. E., Snook, E., Quaranto, B., Benedict, R. H. B., Rapkin, B. D. & Vollmer, T., Jan 1 2013, In : Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. 2, 1, p. 36-44 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Factors associated with openness to research participation in an aging community: The importance of technophilia and social cohesion

Steinerman, J. R., Lipton, R. B., Rapkin, B. D., Quaranto, B. R. & Schwartz, C. E., Apr 25 2013, In : Gerontechnology. 11, 4, p. 504-512 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2012

Promoting family-focused evidenced-based practice in frontline HIV/AIDS care

Rapkin, B. D. & Mellins, C., Nov 1 2012, Family and HIV/AIDS: Cultural and Contextual Issues in Prevention and Treatment. Springer New York, Vol. 9781461404392. p. 303-328 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Sustaining CBPR partnerships to address health disparities in times of economic instability

Weiss, E. S., Stevenson, A. J., Erb-Downward, J., Combs, S., Sabino, E. E., Michel, T. A., Margaret Kemeny, M., Ackley-Kazdal, T., O'Connor, M. & Rapkin, B., Nov 1 2012, In : Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 23, 4, p. 1527-1535 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Understanding appraisal processes underlying the thentest: A mixed methods investigation

Schwartz, C. E. & Rapkin, B. A., Apr 1 2012, In : Quality of Life Research. 21, 3, p. 381-388 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Using the Interactive Systems Framework to Support a Quality Improvement Approach to Dissemination of Evidence-Based Strategies to Promote Early Detection of Breast Cancer: Planning a Comprehensive Dynamic Trial

Rapkin, B. D., Weiss, E. S., Lounsbury, D. W., Thompson, H. S., Goodman, R. M., Schechter, C. B., Merzel, C., Shelton, R. C., Blank, A. E., Erb-Downward, J., Williams, A., Valera, P. & Padgett, D. K., Dec 1 2012, In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 50, 3-4, p. 497-517 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2011

Advancing the science of community-level interventions

Trickett, E. J., Beehler, S., Deutsch, C., Green, L. W., Hawe, P., McLeroy, K., Lin Miller, R., Rapkin, B. D., Schensul, J. J., Schulz, A. J. & Trimble, J. E., Aug 1 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 8, p. 1410-1419 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

210 Scopus citations

The king's foot of patient-reported outcomes: Current practices and new developments for the measurement of change

Swartz, R. J., Schwartz, C., Basch, E., Cai, L., Fairclough, D. L., McLeod, L., Mendoza, T. R. & Rapkin, B., Oct 1 2011, In : Quality of Life Research. 20, 8, p. 1159-1167 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
20 Scopus citations
2010

Adaptation of an alcohol and HIV School-based prevention program for teens

Chhabra, R., Springer, C., Leu, C. S., Ghosh, S., Sharma, S. K. & Rapkin, B., Aug 1 2010, In : AIDS and Behavior. 14, 4 SUPPL., p. S177-S184

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

A 'short walk' is longer before radiotherapy than afterwards: A qualitative study questioning the baseline and follow-up design

Taminiau-Bloem, E. F., van Zuuren, F. J., Koeneman, M. A., Rapkin, B. D., Visser, M. R. M., Koning, C. C. E. & Sprangers, M. A. G., Sep 16 2010, In : Health and quality of life outcomes. 8, 69.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations