Lab Publications

Selected Publications for Psychosocial Medicine Lab (Collaborations between Dr. Hart and Ryerson graduate students)

*Note that TL Hart has also published under SL Hart

McGarragle, K., Aronson, M., Semotiuk, K., Holter, S., Hare, C., Ferguson, S., Cohen, Z., & Hart, T. L. (2019). Patient-physician relationships, health self-efficacy, and gynecologic cancer screening among women with Lynch syndrome. Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice, 17(1), 1-9.

Crangle, C. J., Torbit, L. A., Ferguson, S. E., & Hart, T. L. (2019). Dyadic coping mediates the effects of attachment on quality of life among couples facing ovarian cancer. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 43, 564-575.

McGarragle, K., Holter, S., Hare, C., Holter, S., Anglin Facey, D., McShane, K., Gallinger, S., & Hart, T. L. (2019). Examining intrafamilial communication of colorectal cancer risk status to family members and kin responses to colonoscopy: A qualitative study. Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice, 17, 16

Bryson, M. K., Taylor, E. T., Boschman, L., Hart, T. L., Gahagan, J., Rail, G., & Ristock, J. (2019). The Cancer’s Margins project: Access to knowledge and its mobilization by LGBQ/T cancer patients. Media and Communication, 7(1), 102-113

Albiani, J. J., McShane, K., Holter, S., Semotiuk, K., Aronson, M., Cohen, Z., & Hart, T. L. (2019). The impact of health anxiety on perceptions of personal and children’s health in parents with Lynch syndrome. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 28(3), 495-506

Hare, C. J., Crangle, C., Carney, C. E., & Hart, T. L. (2019). Insomnia symptoms, subjective appraisals, and fatigue: A multiple mediation model. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 17(3), 269-280.

Malivoire, B, Hart, C. J., & Hart, T. L. (2018). Psychological symptoms and perceived cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis: The role of rumination. Rehabilitation Psychology, 63(2), 286-294.

Bryson, M., Taylor, E., Boschman, L., Hart, T. L., Gahagan, J., Rail, G., & Ristock, J. (2018). Awkward choreographies from Cancer’s Margins: Incommensurabilities of biographical and biomedical knowledge in sexual and/or gender minority cancer patients’ treatment. Journal of Medical Humanities, 1-21

Hart, T. L., Charles, S. T., Gunaratne, M., Baxter, N. N., Cotterchio, M., Cohen, Z., & Gallinger, S. (2018). Symptom severity and quality of life among long-term colorectal survivors compared with matched controls: A population based study. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, 61(3), 355-363.

Crangle, C., & Hart, T. L. (2017). Adult attachment, hostile conflict, and relationship adjustment among couples facing multiple sclerosis. British Journal of Health Psychology, 22(4), 836-853.

Crangle, C. J., Latini, D. M., & Hart, T. L. (2017). The effects of attachment and outness on illness adjustment among gay men with prostate cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 26(4), 500-507

Torbit, L., Albiani, J. J., Aronson, M., Holter, S., Semotiuk, K., Cohen, Z., & Hart, T. L. (2016). Physician trust moderates the relationship between intolerance of uncertainty and cancer worry interference among women with Lynch syndrome. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 39(3), 420-428.

Li, J., Hart, T. L., Aronson, M., Crangle, C. & Govindarajan, A. (2016). Cancer worry, perceived risk, and cancer screening in first degree relatives of patients with familial gastric cancer. Journal of Genetic Counselling, 25(3), 520-528

Torbit, L., Crangle, C., Albiani, JJ., Latini, DM, Hart, TL. (2015). Fear of recurrence: The importance of self-efficacy and satisfaction with care in gay men with prostate cancer. Psycho-Oncology.

Hart, TL, Blacker, S., Panjwani, A., Evans, M. (2015). Development of Multimedia Informational Tools for Breast Cancer Patients with Low Levels of Health Literacy. Patient Education and Counselling.

Hart, TL., Coon, D., Kowalkowski, M., Zhang, K., Hersom, J., & Latini, DM. (2014). Changes in Sexual Roles And Quality of Life for Gay Men After Prostate Cancer: Challenges for Sexual Health Providers. Journal of Sexual Medicine. J Sex Med 2014;11:2308–2317. doi: 10.1111/jsm.12598.

Caplan, R.A., Maunder, R.G., Stempak, J.M., Silverberg, M.S,, & Hart, TL. (2014). Attachment, Childhood Abuse, and IBD-related Quality of Life and Disease Activity Outcomes. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 20(5),909-15.

Albiani, JJ., Hart, SL, Katz, L., Berian, J., Del Rosaio, A., Lee, J., Varma, M.G. (2013). Psychological symptoms mediate the relationship between constipation severity and mental health related quality of life. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 20, 123-32

Hart SL, Albiani, JJ, Crangle, C, Torbit, L, Varma MG. (2012) Development and assessment of the constipation-related disability scale. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 35, 183-192.

Hart SL, Torbit, LA, Crangle, CJ, Esplen, MJ, Holter, S., Semotiok, K., Borgida, A., Ardiles, P., Rothenmund, H., & Gallinger, S. (2012). Moderators of cancer-related distress and worry after a pancreatic cancer genetic counselling and screening intervention. Psycho-Oncology, 21, 1324-30

Blackmore, D, Hart, SL, Albiani JJ, Mohr DC. (2011). Partner support predicts sexual satisfaction among individuals with multiple sclerosis. Rehabilitation Psychology, 56, 117-22.

Selected Posters and Presentations for Psychosocial Medicine Lab

Tone, A., Van de Laar, E., Holter, S., Aronson, M., Eiriksson, L., Vicus, D., Lerner-Ellis, J., Pollett, A., Cesari, M., Hart, T. L., Lytwyn, A., Clarke, B., Ferguson, S. E. (2020, March). Use of a genetic navigator to maximize Lynch syndrome detection in women with endometrial and non-serous/mucinous ovarian cancer. Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, Toronto, ON, Canada

Kim, S. R., Pollett, A., Tone, A., Cesari, M., Clarke, B. A., Eiriksson, L., Hart, T. L., Holter, S., Litwin, A. Maganti, M., Oldfield, L., Pugh, T., Van de Laar, E., Vicus, D., & Ferguson, S. E. (2020, March). Assessment of strategies to identify Lynch syndrome in women with synchronous endometrial and ovarian cancer. Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Kim, S. R., Pollett, A., Tone, A., Cesari, M., Clarke, B. A., Eiriksson, L., Hart, T. L., Holter, S., Litwin, A. Maganti, M., Oldfield, L., Pugh, T., Van de Laar, E., Vicus, D., & Ferguson, S. E. (2020, March). Performance characteristics of screening strategies to identify Lynch syndrome in women with non-serous and non-mucinous ovarian cancer. Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Kim, S. R., Pollett, A., Tone, A., Cesari, M., Clarke, B. A., Eiriksson, L., Hart, T. L., Holter, S., Litwin, A. Lu, L., Oldfield, L., Pugh, T., Van de Laar, E., Vicus, D., & Ferguson, S. E. (2020, March). Understanding the clinical implication of mismatch repair deficiency in endometrioid endometrial cancer through a prospective study. Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Atlas, M., Hare, C. J., Hart, T. L., & Ferguson, S. E. (2019, November). Difficulties in emotion regulation and health anxiety in ovarian cancer patients is indirectly effected by hopelessness. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, 53rdAnnual Convention, Washington, DC, United States of America.

Atlas, M. & Hart, T. L. (2019, November, 15–16). The role of hope as a buffer between illness cognitions and fear of cancer recurrence in colorectal cancer patients. Poster presented at the 72nd Annual Ontario Psychological Association Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Hare, C., Carney, C. E. & Hart, T. L. (2018, November).The indirect effect of pain in the relationship between sleep disturbance and illness intrusiveness in patients with multiple sclerosis. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, 52nd Annual Convention, Washington, DC, United States of America

Albiani, J., McShane, K., Holter, S., Semotiuk, K., Aronson, M., Cohen, Z., & Hart, T. L. (2018, October). Examining the impact of health anxiety on perceptions of personal health, children’s health, and genetic testing amongst parents with Lynch syndrome. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Colorectal Cancer, San Diego, CA, United States of America.

Hare, C., Torbit, L., Crangle, C., Ferguson, S., & Hart, T. L. (2018, April). The role of coping strategies as mediators in the relationship between illness perceptions and anxiety severity in cancer patients. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA, United States of America.