HelpLine 1-800-298-2436

Scientific Papers

Below is a listing of recently published scientific papers authored by our staff.


Stigma, Self-blame, and Satisfaction with Care Among Patients with Lung Cancer.
Weiss J, Yang H, Weiss S, Rigney M, Copeland A, King JC, Deal AM.
J Psychosoc Oncol. 2016 Sep 8:0. [Epub ahead of print]

Planning and Implementation of Low-Dose Computed Tomography Lung Cancer Screening Programs in the United States.
Qiu R, Copeland A, Sercy E, Porter NR, McDonnell KK, Eberth J.
Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2016 Feb;20(1):52-8.

Readiness of Lung Cancer Screening Sites to Deliver Smoking Cessation Treatment: Current Practices, Organizational Priority, and Perceived Barriers.
Ostroff JS, Copeland A, Borderud SP, Li Y, Shelley DR, Henschke CI.
Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 May;18(5):1067-75.


A Qualitative Analysis of "Naturalistic" Conversations in a Peer-Led Online Support Community for Lung Cancer.
Lobchuk M, McClement S, Rigney M, Copeland A, Bayrampour H.
Cancer Nurs. 2015 Sep-Oct;38(5):E21-31.

Lung Cancer Workshop XI: Tobacco-Induced Disease: Advances in Policy, Early Detection and Management.
Mulshine JL, Avila R, Yankelevitz D, Baer TM, Estépar RS, Ambrose LF, Aldigé CR.
J Thorac Oncol. 2015 May;10(5):762-7.


Preventative care: Lung-cancer screens now worth the cost.
Fenton-Ambrose L, Kazerooni EA
Nature. 2014 Oct 2;514(7520):35.

Public attitudes about lung cancer: stigma, support, and predictors of support.
Weiss J, Stephenson BJ, Edwards LJ, Rigney M, Copeland A.
J Multidiscip Healthc. 2014 Jul 16;7:293-300.