Dr Daniel Costa

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Selected grants

2016

  • Developing a Patient-Reported Symptom Index for Non-muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer; Patel M, Rutherford C, Hayne D, King M, Smith D, Frydenberg M, Sengupta S, Costa D; Cancer Australia/Priority Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Francis, R., Hawes, D., Abbott, M., Costa, D. (2018). Cognitive mechanisms for worry in early adolescence: Re-examining the role of high verbal intelligence. Personality and Individual Differences, 120, 179-184. [More Information]
  • Lau, P., Hawes, D., Hunt, C., Frankland, A., Roberts, G., Wright, A., Costa, D., Mitchell, P. (2018). Family environment and psychopathology in offspring of parents with bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 226. [More Information]
  • Rutherford, C., Costa, D., King, M., Smith, D., Patel, M. (2017). A conceptual framework for patient-reported outcomes in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 25(10), 3095-3102. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., Ager, B., Turner, S., Costa, D., Kneebone, A., Pearse, M., Woo, H., Tesson, S., Juraskova, I., Butow, P. (2017). A randomised controlled trial evaluating the utility of a patient Decision Aid to improve clinical trial (RAVES 08.03) related decision-making. Radiotherapy and Oncology, 125, 124-129. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., King, M., Stockler, M., Costa, D., Milross, C. (2017). Barriers to radiotherapy utilization: Consumer perceptions of issues influencing radiotherapy-related decisions. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 13(5), e489-e496. [More Information]
  • Morandini, J., Blaszczynski, A., Costa, D., Godwin, A., Dar-Nimrod, I. (2017). Born This Way: Sexual Orientation Beliefs and Their Correlates in Lesbian and Bisexual Women. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 64(5), 560-573. [More Information]
  • Francis, R., Hawes, D., Abbott, M., Costa, D. (2017). Development and Preliminary Validation of the Threat Appraisal Questionnaire for Children (TAQ-C). Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 39, 322-341. [More Information]
  • te West, N., Parkin, K., Hayes, W., Costa, D., Kasparian, N., Moore, K. (2017). Does Motivation Predict Outcome of Pelvic Floor Muscle Retraining? Neurourology and Urodynamics, 36(2), 316-321. [More Information]
  • Walczak, A., Butow, P., Tattersall, M., Davidson, P., Young, J., Epstein, R., Costa, D., Clayton, J. (2017). Encouraging early discussion of life expectancy and end-of-life care: A randomised controlled trial of a nurse-led communication support program for patients and caregivers. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 67, 31-40. [More Information]
  • Bousquet, J., Farrell, J., Crooks, G., Hellings, P., Bel, E., Bewick, M., Chavannes, N., Costa, D., Jenkins, C., Bosnic-Anticevitch, S., et al (2017). Erratum to: Scaling up�strategies of�the chronic respiratory disease programme of�the European Innovation Partnership on�Active and�Healthy Ageing (Action Plan B3: Area 5). Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7(5), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Caponecchia, C., Costa, D. (2017). Examining workplace bullying measurement using item response theory. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 32(4), 333-350. [More Information]
  • Fardell, J., Jones, G., Smith, A., Lebel, S., Thewes, B., Costa, D., Tiller, K., Simard, S., Feldstain, A., Beattie, S., Conquer Fear authorship group, C., Butow, P., et al (2017). Exploring the screening capacity of the Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory-Short Form for clinical levels of fear of cancer recurrence. Psycho-Oncology. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Asghari, A., Nicholas, M. (2017). Item response theory analysis of the Pain Self-Efficacy Questionnaire. Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 14, 113-117. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Kasparian, N., Mireskandari, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Morton, R., Mann, G., Menzies, S., Cust, A. (2017). Psychoeducational intervention for people at high risk of developing another melanoma: a pilot randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 7(e015195). [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2017). Screening for clinical levels of fear of cancer recurrence. Psycho-Oncology, 26(11), 2002-2003. [More Information]
  • Bae, K., Park, J., Kim,, J., Cho, C., Oh, B., Costa, D., Lim, S., Deng, G., Yoo, H. (2017). Traditional Oriental Herbal Medicine and Natural Killer Cells for Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Phytotherapy Research, 31(4), 519-532. [More Information]
  • Tesson, S., Richards, I., Porter, D., Phillips, K., Rankin, N., Costa, D., Musiello, T., Marven, M., Butow, P. (2017). Women's preferences for contralateral prophylactic mastectomy following unilateral breast cancer: What risk-reduction makes it worthwhile? The Breast, 31, 233-240. [More Information]
  • Flitcroft, K., Brennan, M., Costa, D., Wong, A., Snook, K., Spillane, A. (2016). An evaluation of factors affecting preference for immediate, delayed or no breast reconstruction in women with high-risk breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 25(12), 1463-1469. [More Information]
  • Puspitasari, H., Costa, D., Aslani, P., Krass, I. (2016). An explanatory model of community pharmacists' support in the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(1), 104-118. [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2016). Changing pain-related knowledge may or may not reduce pain and improve function through changes in catastrophising. Pain, 157(9), 2141-2142. [More Information]
  • McDonald, F., Patterson, P., White, K., Butow, P., Costa, D., Kerridge, I. (2016). Correlates of unmet needs and psychological distress in adolescent and young adults who have a parent diagnosed with cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 25(4), 447-454. [More Information]
  • Flitcroft, K., Brennan, M., Costa, D., Spillane, A. (2016). Documenting patterns of breast reconstruction in Australia: The�national picture. The Breast, 30, 47-53. [More Information]
  • Fietz (Noetel), M., Miskovic-Wheatley, J., Costa, D., Crosby, R., Hay, P., Kohn, M., Madden, S., Touyz, S. (2016). Exercise for the compulsive exercisers? An exploratory study in adolescent inpatients with anorexia nervosa. Advances in Eating Disorders: Theory, Research and Practice, 4(3), 264-276. [More Information]
  • Tesson, S., Sundaresan, P., Ager, B., Butow, P., Kneebone, A., Costa, D., Woo, H., Pearse, M., Juraskova, I., Turner, S. (2016). Knowledge, attitudes and decision-making preferences of men considering participation in the TROG RAVES Prostate Cancer Trial (TROG 08.03). Radiotherapy and Oncology, 119(1), 84-90. [More Information]
  • Rutherford, C., Costa, D., Mercieca-Bebber, R., Rice, H., Gabb, L., King, M. (2016). Mode of administration does not cause bias in patient-reported outcome results: a meta-analysis. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 559-574. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., Figtree, G., Costa, D., Eade, T., Hruby, G., Lim, S., Elfiky, A., Martine, N., Rosenthal, D., Clarke, S., Back, M. (2016). Oxidative stress in prostate cancer patients: A systematic review of case control studies. Prostate International, 4(3), 71-87. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., Milross, C., Stockler, M., Costa, D., King, M. (2016). Phase 1 in the development of a patient-reported measure to quantify perceived inconvenience of radiotherapy: generation of issues. Quality of Life Research, 25(9), 2361-2366. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Cust, A., Kasparian, N., Butow, P., Costa, D., Menzies, S., Mann, G., Morton, R. (2016). Protocol for a within-trial economic evaluation of a psychoeducational intervention tailored to people at high risk of developing a second or subsequent melanoma. BMJ Open, 6(10), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Butow, P., Costa, D., Morton, R., Menzies, S., Mireskandari, S., Tesson, S., Mann, G., Cust, A., Kasparian, N. (2016). Psychoeducational intervention to reduce fear of cancer recurrence in people at high risk of developing another primary melanoma: results of a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 34(36), 4405-4414. [More Information]
  • Brebach, R., Sharpe, L., Costa, D., Rhodes, P., Butow, P. (2016). Psychological intervention targeting distress for cancer patients: a meta-analytic study investigating uptake and adherence. Psycho-Oncology, 25, 882-890. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Dieng, M., Cust, A., Butow, P., Kasparian, N. (2016). Psychometric properties of the Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory: an item response theory approach. Psycho-Oncology, 25(7), 832-838. [More Information]
  • King, M., Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Grimison, P., Janda, M., Kemmler, G., Norman, R., et al (2016). QLU-C10D: a health state classification system for a multi-attribute utility measure based on the EORTC QLQ-C30. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 625-636. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Costa, D., Butow, P., Lovell, M., Agar, M., Velikova, G., Teckle, P., Tong, A., Tebbutt, N., Clarke, S., King, M., et al (2016). Symptom Clusters in Advanced Cancer Patients: An Empirical Comparison of Statistical Methods and the Impact on Quality of Life. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 51(1), 88-98. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Mercieca-Bebber, R., Rutherford, C., Gabb, L., King, M. (2016). The Impact of Cancer on Psychological and Social Outcomes. Australian Psychologist, 51, 89-99. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Smith, A., Fardell, J. (2016). The sum of all fears: conceptual challenges with measuring fear of cancer recurrence. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Norman, R., Viney, R., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Costa, D., Fayers, P., Kemmler, G., Peacock, S., Pickard, A., King, M., et al (2016). Using a discrete choice experiment to value the QLU-C10D: feasibility and sensitivity to presentation format. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 637-649. [More Information]
  • McDonald, F., Patterson, P., Costa, D., Shepherd, H. (2016). Validation of a Health Literacy Measure for Adolescents and Young Adults Diagnosed with Cancer. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, 5(1), 69-75. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., King, M., Stockler, M., Costa, D., Milross, C. (2015). Barriers to radiotherapy utilisation in New South Wales Australia: Health professionals' perceptions of impacting factors. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 59(4), 535-541. [More Information]
  • Krass, I., Costa, D., Dhippayom, T. (2015). Development and validation of the Attitudes to Pharmacist Services for Diabetes Scale (APSDS). Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 11(1), 74-84. [More Information]
  • Morandini, J., Blaszczynski, A., Ross, M., Costa, D., Dar-Nimrod, I. (2015). Essentialist Beliefs, Sexual Identity Uncertainty, Internalized Homonegativity and Psychological Wellbeing in Gay Men. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 62(3), 413-424. [More Information]
  • Mansoor, S., Krass, I., Costa, D., Aslani, P. (2015). Factors influencing the provision of adherence support by community pharmacists: A structural equation modeling approach. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 11(6), 769-783. [More Information]
  • Heiniger, L., Sherman, K., Shaw, L., Costa, D. (2015). Fatalism and Health Promoting Behaviors in Chinese and Korean Immigrants and Caucasians. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 17(1), 165-171. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Van, C., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2015). Investigating general practitioner engagement with pharmacists in home medicines review. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 29(5), 469-475. [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2015). Reflective, causal, and composite indicators of quality of life: A conceptual or an empirical distinction? Quality of Life Research, 24, 2057-2065. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Smith, A., Lim, B., Fardell, J. (2015). Simplifying the assessment of cancer information overload: A comment on Jensen et al. (2014). Patient Education and Counseling, 98(11), 1450-1450. [More Information]
  • Willaby, H., Costa, D., Burns, B., MacCann, C., Roberts, R. (2015). Testing complex models with small sample sizes: A historical overview and empirical demonstration of what Partial Least Squares (PLS) can offer differential psychology. Personality and Individual Differences, 84, 73-78. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Velikova, G., King, M. (2015). Testing the measurement invariance of the EORTC QLQ-C30 across primary cancer sites using multi-group confirmatory factor analysis. Quality of Life Research, 24(1), 125-133. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Kasparian, N., Morton, R., Mann, G., Butow, P., Menzies, S., Costa, D., Cust, A. (2015). The Melanoma care study: protocol of a randomised controlled trial of a psycho-educational intervention for melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease. BMC Psychology, 3(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Anazodo, A., Costa, D., Wakefield, C., White, K., Thompson, K., Osborn, M. (2015). Validation of the distress thermometer for use among adolescents and young adults with cancer in Australia: a multicenter study protocol. Clinical Oncology in Adolescents and Young Adults, 2015 (5), 51-62. [More Information]
  • Livesey, E., Costa, D. (2014). Automaticity and conscious control in single and choice response time versions of the Perruchet effect. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 67(4), 646-664. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Fayers, P., Grimison, P., Janda, M., Pallant, J., Rowen, D., Velikova, G., Viney, R., Young, T., King, M. (2014). Deriving a preference-based utility measure for cancer patients from the European Organisation for the Research and Treatment of Cancer's Quality of Life Questionnaire C30: a confirmatory versus exploratory approach. Patient Related Outcome Measures, 5, 119-129. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., Butow, P., Boyle, F., Beale, P., Costa, D., Pavlakis, N., Bell, D., Davis, E., Choi, S., Lee, M., Clarke, S., et al (2014). Effects of Qigong on Quality of Life, Fatigue, Stress, Neuropathy, and Sexual Function in Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Feasibility Study. International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2(4), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Butow, P., White, K., Costa, D., Millar, B., Bell, M., Wakefield, C., Cohn, R. (2014). Psychometric evaluation of the Sibling Cancer Needs Instrument (SCNI): an instrument to assess the psychosocial unmet needs of young people who are siblings of cancer patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(3), 653-665. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Lovell, M., Agar, M. (2014). Symptom Clusters in Patients With Advanced Cancer: A Systematic Review of Observational Studies. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 48(3), 411-450. [More Information]
  • Boakes, R., Costa, D. (2014). Temporal contiguity in associative learning: Interference and decay from an historical perspective. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, 40(4), 381-400. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Dhillon, H., Shields, C. (2014). The influence of patient-centered communication during radiotherapy education sessions on post-consultation patient outcomes. Patient Education and Counseling, 95(3), 305-312. [More Information]
  • King, M., Bell, M., Costa, D., Butow, P., Oh, B. (2014). The Quality of Life Questionnaire Core 30 (QLQ-C30) and Functional Assessment of Cancer-General (FACT G) differ in responsiveness, relative efficiency, and therefore required sample size. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 67(1), 100-107. [More Information]
  • Kleitman, S., Costa, D. (2014). The role of a novel formative assessment tool (Stats-mIQ) and individual differences in real-life academic performance. Learning and Individual Differences, 29, 150-161. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., Kimble, B., Costa, D., Davis, E., McLean, A., Orme, K., Beith, J. (2013). Acupuncture for treatment of arthralgia secondary to aromatase inhibitor therapy in women with early breast cancer: pilot study. Acupuncture in Medicine, 31(3), 264-271. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., King, M. (2013). Conceptual, classification or causal: models of health status and health-related quality of life. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 13(5), 631-640. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2013). Development and validation of a measure and a model of general practitioner attitudes toward collaboration with pharmacists. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 9(6), 688-699. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Butow, P., White, K., Costa, D., Pearce, A., Bell, M. (2013). Psychometric evaluation of the Offspring Cancer Needs Instrument (OCNI): an instrument to assess the psychosocial unmet needs of young people who have a parent with cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(7), 1927-1938. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Abbott, P., Mitchell, B., Krass, I. (2012). Community pharmacist attitudes towards collaboration with general practitioners: development and validation of a measure and a model. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2012). Development and initial validation of the Pharmacist Frequency of Interprofessional Collaboration Instrument (FICI-P) in primary care. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 8, 397-407. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2012). Development and validation of the GP frequency of interprofessional collaboration instrument (FICI-GP) in primary care. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 26(4), 297-304. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2011). Varying temporal contiguity and interference in a human avoidance task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 37(1), 71-78. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Mullan, B., Kothe, E., Butow, P. (2010). A web-based formative assessment tool for Masters students: A pilot study. Computers & Education, 54(4), 1248-1253. [More Information]
  • Price, M., Butow, P., Costa, D., King, M., Aldridge, L., Fardell, J., deFazio, A., Webb, P. (2010). Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers. The Medical Journal of Australia, 193(5), S52-S57. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2009). Context blocking in rat autoshaping: Sign-tracking versus goal-tracking. Learning and Motivation, 40(2), 178-185. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2007). Maintenance of responding when reinforcement becomes delayed. Learning and Behavior, 35(2), 95-105. [More Information]

Conferences

  • Costa, D., King, M., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Peacock, S., Pickard, S., Rowen, D., et al (2012). Adaptation of a method for developing a preference-based measure from a descriptive health-related quality of life measure (HRQOL): a confirmatory versus exploratory approach for the cancer-specific QLQ-C30. International Society for Quality of Life Research 18th Annual Conference, USA: Springer.
  • King, M., Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Peacock, S., Pickard, S., Rowen, D., et al (2012). The development of an internationally valid cancer-specific multi-attribute utility instrument (MAUI) from the EORTC Core HRQOL questionnaire, QLQ-C30. Joint Meeting of IPOS 14th World Congress and COSA's 39th Annual Scientific Meeting, Asia: Wiley Online Library.

2018

  • Francis, R., Hawes, D., Abbott, M., Costa, D. (2018). Cognitive mechanisms for worry in early adolescence: Re-examining the role of high verbal intelligence. Personality and Individual Differences, 120, 179-184. [More Information]
  • Lau, P., Hawes, D., Hunt, C., Frankland, A., Roberts, G., Wright, A., Costa, D., Mitchell, P. (2018). Family environment and psychopathology in offspring of parents with bipolar disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 226. [More Information]

2017

  • Rutherford, C., Costa, D., King, M., Smith, D., Patel, M. (2017). A conceptual framework for patient-reported outcomes in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 25(10), 3095-3102. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., Ager, B., Turner, S., Costa, D., Kneebone, A., Pearse, M., Woo, H., Tesson, S., Juraskova, I., Butow, P. (2017). A randomised controlled trial evaluating the utility of a patient Decision Aid to improve clinical trial (RAVES 08.03) related decision-making. Radiotherapy and Oncology, 125, 124-129. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., King, M., Stockler, M., Costa, D., Milross, C. (2017). Barriers to radiotherapy utilization: Consumer perceptions of issues influencing radiotherapy-related decisions. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 13(5), e489-e496. [More Information]
  • Morandini, J., Blaszczynski, A., Costa, D., Godwin, A., Dar-Nimrod, I. (2017). Born This Way: Sexual Orientation Beliefs and Their Correlates in Lesbian and Bisexual Women. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 64(5), 560-573. [More Information]
  • Francis, R., Hawes, D., Abbott, M., Costa, D. (2017). Development and Preliminary Validation of the Threat Appraisal Questionnaire for Children (TAQ-C). Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 39, 322-341. [More Information]
  • te West, N., Parkin, K., Hayes, W., Costa, D., Kasparian, N., Moore, K. (2017). Does Motivation Predict Outcome of Pelvic Floor Muscle Retraining? Neurourology and Urodynamics, 36(2), 316-321. [More Information]
  • Walczak, A., Butow, P., Tattersall, M., Davidson, P., Young, J., Epstein, R., Costa, D., Clayton, J. (2017). Encouraging early discussion of life expectancy and end-of-life care: A randomised controlled trial of a nurse-led communication support program for patients and caregivers. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 67, 31-40. [More Information]
  • Bousquet, J., Farrell, J., Crooks, G., Hellings, P., Bel, E., Bewick, M., Chavannes, N., Costa, D., Jenkins, C., Bosnic-Anticevitch, S., et al (2017). Erratum to: Scaling up�strategies of�the chronic respiratory disease programme of�the European Innovation Partnership on�Active and�Healthy Ageing (Action Plan B3: Area 5). Clinical and Translational Allergy, 7(5), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Caponecchia, C., Costa, D. (2017). Examining workplace bullying measurement using item response theory. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 32(4), 333-350. [More Information]
  • Fardell, J., Jones, G., Smith, A., Lebel, S., Thewes, B., Costa, D., Tiller, K., Simard, S., Feldstain, A., Beattie, S., Conquer Fear authorship group, C., Butow, P., et al (2017). Exploring the screening capacity of the Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory-Short Form for clinical levels of fear of cancer recurrence. Psycho-Oncology. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Asghari, A., Nicholas, M. (2017). Item response theory analysis of the Pain Self-Efficacy Questionnaire. Scandinavian Journal of Pain, 14, 113-117. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Kasparian, N., Mireskandari, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Morton, R., Mann, G., Menzies, S., Cust, A. (2017). Psychoeducational intervention for people at high risk of developing another melanoma: a pilot randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 7(e015195). [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2017). Screening for clinical levels of fear of cancer recurrence. Psycho-Oncology, 26(11), 2002-2003. [More Information]
  • Bae, K., Park, J., Kim,, J., Cho, C., Oh, B., Costa, D., Lim, S., Deng, G., Yoo, H. (2017). Traditional Oriental Herbal Medicine and Natural Killer Cells for Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Phytotherapy Research, 31(4), 519-532. [More Information]
  • Tesson, S., Richards, I., Porter, D., Phillips, K., Rankin, N., Costa, D., Musiello, T., Marven, M., Butow, P. (2017). Women's preferences for contralateral prophylactic mastectomy following unilateral breast cancer: What risk-reduction makes it worthwhile? The Breast, 31, 233-240. [More Information]

2016

  • Flitcroft, K., Brennan, M., Costa, D., Wong, A., Snook, K., Spillane, A. (2016). An evaluation of factors affecting preference for immediate, delayed or no breast reconstruction in women with high-risk breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 25(12), 1463-1469. [More Information]
  • Puspitasari, H., Costa, D., Aslani, P., Krass, I. (2016). An explanatory model of community pharmacists' support in the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(1), 104-118. [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2016). Changing pain-related knowledge may or may not reduce pain and improve function through changes in catastrophising. Pain, 157(9), 2141-2142. [More Information]
  • McDonald, F., Patterson, P., White, K., Butow, P., Costa, D., Kerridge, I. (2016). Correlates of unmet needs and psychological distress in adolescent and young adults who have a parent diagnosed with cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 25(4), 447-454. [More Information]
  • Flitcroft, K., Brennan, M., Costa, D., Spillane, A. (2016). Documenting patterns of breast reconstruction in Australia: The�national picture. The Breast, 30, 47-53. [More Information]
  • Fietz (Noetel), M., Miskovic-Wheatley, J., Costa, D., Crosby, R., Hay, P., Kohn, M., Madden, S., Touyz, S. (2016). Exercise for the compulsive exercisers? An exploratory study in adolescent inpatients with anorexia nervosa. Advances in Eating Disorders: Theory, Research and Practice, 4(3), 264-276. [More Information]
  • Tesson, S., Sundaresan, P., Ager, B., Butow, P., Kneebone, A., Costa, D., Woo, H., Pearse, M., Juraskova, I., Turner, S. (2016). Knowledge, attitudes and decision-making preferences of men considering participation in the TROG RAVES Prostate Cancer Trial (TROG 08.03). Radiotherapy and Oncology, 119(1), 84-90. [More Information]
  • Rutherford, C., Costa, D., Mercieca-Bebber, R., Rice, H., Gabb, L., King, M. (2016). Mode of administration does not cause bias in patient-reported outcome results: a meta-analysis. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 559-574. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., Figtree, G., Costa, D., Eade, T., Hruby, G., Lim, S., Elfiky, A., Martine, N., Rosenthal, D., Clarke, S., Back, M. (2016). Oxidative stress in prostate cancer patients: A systematic review of case control studies. Prostate International, 4(3), 71-87. [More Information]
  • Sundaresan, P., Milross, C., Stockler, M., Costa, D., King, M. (2016). Phase 1 in the development of a patient-reported measure to quantify perceived inconvenience of radiotherapy: generation of issues. Quality of Life Research, 25(9), 2361-2366. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Cust, A., Kasparian, N., Butow, P., Costa, D., Menzies, S., Mann, G., Morton, R. (2016). Protocol for a within-trial economic evaluation of a psychoeducational intervention tailored to people at high risk of developing a second or subsequent melanoma. BMJ Open, 6(10), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Butow, P., Costa, D., Morton, R., Menzies, S., Mireskandari, S., Tesson, S., Mann, G., Cust, A., Kasparian, N. (2016). Psychoeducational intervention to reduce fear of cancer recurrence in people at high risk of developing another primary melanoma: results of a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 34(36), 4405-4414. [More Information]
  • Brebach, R., Sharpe, L., Costa, D., Rhodes, P., Butow, P. (2016). Psychological intervention targeting distress for cancer patients: a meta-analytic study investigating uptake and adherence. Psycho-Oncology, 25, 882-890. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Dieng, M., Cust, A., Butow, P., Kasparian, N. (2016). Psychometric properties of the Fear of Cancer Recurrence Inventory: an item response theory approach. Psycho-Oncology, 25(7), 832-838. [More Information]
  • King, M., Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Grimison, P., Janda, M., Kemmler, G., Norman, R., et al (2016). QLU-C10D: a health state classification system for a multi-attribute utility measure based on the EORTC QLQ-C30. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 625-636. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Costa, D., Butow, P., Lovell, M., Agar, M., Velikova, G., Teckle, P., Tong, A., Tebbutt, N., Clarke, S., King, M., et al (2016). Symptom Clusters in Advanced Cancer Patients: An Empirical Comparison of Statistical Methods and the Impact on Quality of Life. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 51(1), 88-98. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Mercieca-Bebber, R., Rutherford, C., Gabb, L., King, M. (2016). The Impact of Cancer on Psychological and Social Outcomes. Australian Psychologist, 51, 89-99. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Smith, A., Fardell, J. (2016). The sum of all fears: conceptual challenges with measuring fear of cancer recurrence. Supportive Care in Cancer, 24(1), 1-3. [More Information]
  • Norman, R., Viney, R., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Costa, D., Fayers, P., Kemmler, G., Peacock, S., Pickard, A., King, M., et al (2016). Using a discrete choice experiment to value the QLU-C10D: feasibility and sensitivity to presentation format. Quality of Life Research, 25(3), 637-649. [More Information]
  • McDonald, F., Patterson, P., Costa, D., Shepherd, H. (2016). Validation of a Health Literacy Measure for Adolescents and Young Adults Diagnosed with Cancer. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology, 5(1), 69-75. [More Information]

2015

  • Sundaresan, P., King, M., Stockler, M., Costa, D., Milross, C. (2015). Barriers to radiotherapy utilisation in New South Wales Australia: Health professionals' perceptions of impacting factors. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 59(4), 535-541. [More Information]
  • Krass, I., Costa, D., Dhippayom, T. (2015). Development and validation of the Attitudes to Pharmacist Services for Diabetes Scale (APSDS). Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 11(1), 74-84. [More Information]
  • Morandini, J., Blaszczynski, A., Ross, M., Costa, D., Dar-Nimrod, I. (2015). Essentialist Beliefs, Sexual Identity Uncertainty, Internalized Homonegativity and Psychological Wellbeing in Gay Men. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 62(3), 413-424. [More Information]
  • Mansoor, S., Krass, I., Costa, D., Aslani, P. (2015). Factors influencing the provision of adherence support by community pharmacists: A structural equation modeling approach. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 11(6), 769-783. [More Information]
  • Heiniger, L., Sherman, K., Shaw, L., Costa, D. (2015). Fatalism and Health Promoting Behaviors in Chinese and Korean Immigrants and Caucasians. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 17(1), 165-171. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Van, C., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2015). Investigating general practitioner engagement with pharmacists in home medicines review. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 29(5), 469-475. [More Information]
  • Costa, D. (2015). Reflective, causal, and composite indicators of quality of life: A conceptual or an empirical distinction? Quality of Life Research, 24, 2057-2065. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Smith, A., Lim, B., Fardell, J. (2015). Simplifying the assessment of cancer information overload: A comment on Jensen et al. (2014). Patient Education and Counseling, 98(11), 1450-1450. [More Information]
  • Willaby, H., Costa, D., Burns, B., MacCann, C., Roberts, R. (2015). Testing complex models with small sample sizes: A historical overview and empirical demonstration of what Partial Least Squares (PLS) can offer differential psychology. Personality and Individual Differences, 84, 73-78. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Velikova, G., King, M. (2015). Testing the measurement invariance of the EORTC QLQ-C30 across primary cancer sites using multi-group confirmatory factor analysis. Quality of Life Research, 24(1), 125-133. [More Information]
  • Dieng, M., Kasparian, N., Morton, R., Mann, G., Butow, P., Menzies, S., Costa, D., Cust, A. (2015). The Melanoma care study: protocol of a randomised controlled trial of a psycho-educational intervention for melanoma survivors at high risk of developing new primary disease. BMC Psychology, 3(1), 1-13. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Anazodo, A., Costa, D., Wakefield, C., White, K., Thompson, K., Osborn, M. (2015). Validation of the distress thermometer for use among adolescents and young adults with cancer in Australia: a multicenter study protocol. Clinical Oncology in Adolescents and Young Adults, 2015 (5), 51-62. [More Information]

2014

  • Livesey, E., Costa, D. (2014). Automaticity and conscious control in single and choice response time versions of the Perruchet effect. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 67(4), 646-664. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Fayers, P., Grimison, P., Janda, M., Pallant, J., Rowen, D., Velikova, G., Viney, R., Young, T., King, M. (2014). Deriving a preference-based utility measure for cancer patients from the European Organisation for the Research and Treatment of Cancer's Quality of Life Questionnaire C30: a confirmatory versus exploratory approach. Patient Related Outcome Measures, 5, 119-129. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., Butow, P., Boyle, F., Beale, P., Costa, D., Pavlakis, N., Bell, D., Davis, E., Choi, S., Lee, M., Clarke, S., et al (2014). Effects of Qigong on Quality of Life, Fatigue, Stress, Neuropathy, and Sexual Function in Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Feasibility Study. International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2(4), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Butow, P., White, K., Costa, D., Millar, B., Bell, M., Wakefield, C., Cohn, R. (2014). Psychometric evaluation of the Sibling Cancer Needs Instrument (SCNI): an instrument to assess the psychosocial unmet needs of young people who are siblings of cancer patients. Supportive Care in Cancer, 22(3), 653-665. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Lovell, M., Agar, M. (2014). Symptom Clusters in Patients With Advanced Cancer: A Systematic Review of Observational Studies. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 48(3), 411-450. [More Information]
  • Boakes, R., Costa, D. (2014). Temporal contiguity in associative learning: Interference and decay from an historical perspective. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, 40(4), 381-400. [More Information]
  • Dong, S., Butow, P., Costa, D., Dhillon, H., Shields, C. (2014). The influence of patient-centered communication during radiotherapy education sessions on post-consultation patient outcomes. Patient Education and Counseling, 95(3), 305-312. [More Information]
  • King, M., Bell, M., Costa, D., Butow, P., Oh, B. (2014). The Quality of Life Questionnaire Core 30 (QLQ-C30) and Functional Assessment of Cancer-General (FACT G) differ in responsiveness, relative efficiency, and therefore required sample size. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 67(1), 100-107. [More Information]
  • Kleitman, S., Costa, D. (2014). The role of a novel formative assessment tool (Stats-mIQ) and individual differences in real-life academic performance. Learning and Individual Differences, 29, 150-161. [More Information]

2013

  • Oh, B., Kimble, B., Costa, D., Davis, E., McLean, A., Orme, K., Beith, J. (2013). Acupuncture for treatment of arthralgia secondary to aromatase inhibitor therapy in women with early breast cancer: pilot study. Acupuncture in Medicine, 31(3), 264-271. [More Information]
  • Costa, D., King, M. (2013). Conceptual, classification or causal: models of health status and health-related quality of life. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 13(5), 631-640. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2013). Development and validation of a measure and a model of general practitioner attitudes toward collaboration with pharmacists. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 9(6), 688-699. [More Information]
  • Patterson, P., McDonald, F., Butow, P., White, K., Costa, D., Pearce, A., Bell, M. (2013). Psychometric evaluation of the Offspring Cancer Needs Instrument (OCNI): an instrument to assess the psychosocial unmet needs of young people who have a parent with cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(7), 1927-1938. [More Information]

2012

  • Costa, D., King, M., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Peacock, S., Pickard, S., Rowen, D., et al (2012). Adaptation of a method for developing a preference-based measure from a descriptive health-related quality of life measure (HRQOL): a confirmatory versus exploratory approach for the cancer-specific QLQ-C30. International Society for Quality of Life Research 18th Annual Conference, USA: Springer.
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Abbott, P., Mitchell, B., Krass, I. (2012). Community pharmacist attitudes towards collaboration with general practitioners: development and validation of a measure and a model. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2012). Development and initial validation of the Pharmacist Frequency of Interprofessional Collaboration Instrument (FICI-P) in primary care. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 8, 397-407. [More Information]
  • Van, C., Costa, D., Mitchell, B., Abbott, P., Krass, I. (2012). Development and validation of the GP frequency of interprofessional collaboration instrument (FICI-GP) in primary care. Journal of Interprofessional Care, 26(4), 297-304. [More Information]
  • King, M., Costa, D., Aaronson, N., Brazier, J., Cella, D., Fayers, P., Pallant, J., Peacock, S., Pickard, S., Rowen, D., et al (2012). The development of an internationally valid cancer-specific multi-attribute utility instrument (MAUI) from the EORTC Core HRQOL questionnaire, QLQ-C30. Joint Meeting of IPOS 14th World Congress and COSA's 39th Annual Scientific Meeting, Asia: Wiley Online Library.

2011

  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2011). Varying temporal contiguity and interference in a human avoidance task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 37(1), 71-78. [More Information]

2010

  • Costa, D., Mullan, B., Kothe, E., Butow, P. (2010). A web-based formative assessment tool for Masters students: A pilot study. Computers & Education, 54(4), 1248-1253. [More Information]
  • Price, M., Butow, P., Costa, D., King, M., Aldridge, L., Fardell, J., deFazio, A., Webb, P. (2010). Prevalence and predictors of anxiety and depression in women with invasive ovarian cancer and their caregivers. The Medical Journal of Australia, 193(5), S52-S57. [More Information]

2009

  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2009). Context blocking in rat autoshaping: Sign-tracking versus goal-tracking. Learning and Motivation, 40(2), 178-185. [More Information]

2007

  • Costa, D., Boakes, R. (2007). Maintenance of responding when reinforcement becomes delayed. Learning and Behavior, 35(2), 95-105. [More Information]

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