Associate Professor Jane Beith

Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine, Central Clinical School

Telephone +61 2 9515 8304

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Selected grants

2012

  • Reducing Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Breast and Colo-rectal Cancer Survivors; A Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial; Butow P, Thewes B, Turner M, Gilchrist J, Beith J, Girgis A, Sharpe L, Bell M, Mihalopoulous C; Cancer Australia/Priority Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.

2009

  • Incidence and risk factors for lymphoedema secondary to breast cancer: a prospective cohort study; Kilbreath S, Beith J, Refshauge K, Simpson J, Ward L, Ung O, Beith J; Cancer Australia/Priority Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.

2008

  • Prevention of Osteoporosis as a Consequence of Hormone Treatment in Postmenopausal Women; Kilbreath S, Refshauge K, Beith J, Ward L, Simpson J, Sambrook P, Clifton-Bligh P; Cancer Australia/Priority Driven Collaborative Cancer Research Scheme.

2005

  • Shoulder rehabilitation following breast cancer surgery; Kilbreath S, Hansen R, Refshauge K, Beith J, Simpson J; University of Sydney/Bridging Support.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Yee, J., Davis, G., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Currow, D., Emery, J., Phillips, J., Martin, A., Hui, R., Harrison, M., Kilbreath, S., et al (2014). Physical activity and fitness in women with metastatic breast cancer. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. [More Information]
  • de Boer, R., Beith, J., Chirgwin, J., Chua, S., Colosimo, M., Francis, P., Green, M., Pittman, K., White, M., Wilcken, N., et al (2014). Systemic treatment of HER2+ metastatic breast cancer: clinical conundrums and future perspectives. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 10(Suppl S4), 15-25. [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]
  • Butow, P., Bell, M., Smith, A., Fardell, J., Thewes, B., Turner, J., Gilchrist, J., Beith, J., Girgis, A., Sharpe, L., et al (2013). Conquer fear: protocol of a randomised controlled trial of a psychological intervention to reduce fear of cancer recurrence. BMC Cancer, 13, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Ward, L., Kastanias, K., Yee, J., Koelmeyer, L., Beith, J., French, J., Ung, O., Black, D. (2013). Factors affecting the preoperative and postoperative extracellular fluid in the arm on the side of breast cancer: A cohort study. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 11(2), 66-71. [More Information]
  • Fox, P., Chatfield, M., Beith, J., Allison, S., Della-Fiorentina, S., Fisher, D., Turley, K., Grimison, P. (2013). Factors delaying chemotherapy for breast cancer in four urban and rural oncology units. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 83(7-8), 533-538. [More Information]
  • Vardy, J., Dhillon, H., Clarke, S., Olesen, I., Leslie, F., Warby, A., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Hamilton, A., Beale, P., Rittau, A., McLachlan, A. (2013). Investigation of herb-drug interactions with ginkgo biloba in women receiving hormonal treatment for early breast cancer. SpringerPlus, 2(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Lomax, A., Yap, S., White, K., Beith, J., Abdi, E., Broad, A., Sewak, S., Lee, C., Sambrook, P., Pocock, N., et al (2013). Prevention of aromatase inhibitor-induced bone loss with alendronate in postmenopausal women: The BATMAN trial. Journal of Bone Oncology, 2(4), 145-153. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Bell, M., Butow, P., Beith, J., Boyle, F., Friedlander, M., McLachlan, S. (2013). Psychological morbidity and stress but not social factors influence level of fear of cancer recurrence in young women with early breast cancer: results of a cross-sectional study. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 22(12), 2797-2806. [More Information]
  • O'Toole, S., Beith, J., Millar, E., West, R., McLean, A., Cazet, A., Swarbrick, A., Oakes, S. (2013). Therapeutic targets in triple negative breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 530-542. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Black, D. (2013). Transient swelling versus lymphoedema in the first year following surgery for breast cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(8), 2207-2215. [More Information]
  • Beith, J., Oh, B., Chatfield, M., Davis, E., Venkateswaran, R. (2012). Electroacupuncture for nausea, vomiting, and myelosuppression in women receiving adjuvant Chemotherapy for Early Breast Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial. Medical Acupuncture, 24(4), 241-248. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Butow, P., Bell, M., Beith, J., Stuart-Harris, R., Grossi, M., Capp, A., Dalley, D. (2012). Fear of cancer recurrence in young women with a history of early-stage breast cancer: a cross-sectional study of prevalence and association with health behaviours. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(11), 2651-2659. [More Information]
  • Lawley, C., Wainwright, C., Segelov, E., Lynch, J., Beith, J., McCrohon, J. (2012). Pilot study evaluating the role of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in monitoring adjuvant trastuzumab therapy for breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 8(1), 95-100. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Lee, M., Simpson, J., Hansen, R. (2012). Upper limb progressive resistance training and stretching exercises following surgery for early breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 133(2), 667-676. [More Information]
  • Oh, B., McLean, A., Kimble, B., Beith, J. (2011). Acupuncture research protocol: Feasibility of use of acupuncture for treatment of arthralgia secondary to aromatase inhibitor therapy in women with early breast cancers. Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, 6(1), 23-27.
  • Beith, J., Oh, B., Hale, A., Venkateswaran, R. (2011). Acupuncture Use in Women with Breast Cancer. Medical Acupuncture, 23(3), 151-157553. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Simes, R., Beith, J. (2011). Exploratory analysis of cardiac biomarkers in women with normal cardiac function receiving trastuzumab for breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 7(3), 276-280. [More Information]
  • O'Toole, S., Selinger, C., Millar, E., Lum, T., Beith, J. (2011). Molecular assays in breast cancer pathology. Pathology, 43(2), 116-127. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Sawkins, K., Paterson, R., Clifton-Bligh, P., Sambrook, P., Simpson, J., Nery, L. (2011). Prevention of osteoporosis as a consequence of aromatase inhibitor therapy in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer: Rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 32(5), 704-709. [More Information]
  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S. (2011). Segmental measurement of breast cancer-related arm lymphoedema using perometry and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Supportive Care in Cancer, 19(5), 703-710.
  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S., Kilbreath, S. (2010). Assessment of Breast Cancer-Related Arm Lymphedema-Comparison of Physical Measurement Methods and Self-Report. Cancer Investigation, 28(1), 54-62. [More Information]
  • Crosbie, W., Kilbreath, S., Dylke, E., Refshauge, K., Nicholson, L., Beith, J., Spillane, A., White, K. (2010). Effects of Mastectomy on Shoulder and Spinal Kinematics During Bilateral Upper-Limb Movement. Physical Therapy, 90(5), 679-692. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2010). Patient Perceptions of Arm Care and Exercise Advice After Breast Cancer Surgery. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37(1), 85-91. [More Information]
  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S. (2010). Segmental measurement of breast cancer-related arm lymphoedema using perometry and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Supportive Care in Cancer, , 1-8. [More Information]
  • Kefford, R., Thomas, N., Corrie, P., Palmer, C., Abdi, E., Kotasek, D., Beith, J., Ranson, M., Mortimer, P., Watson, A., et al (2009). A phase I study of extended dosing with lomeguatrib with temozolomide in patients with advanced melanoma. British Journal of Cancer, 100(8), 1245-1249. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Harris, L. (2009). Factors That Affect Intention to Avoid Strenuous Arm Activity After Breast Cancer Surgery. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36(4), 454-462. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Simpson, J., Ward, L., Lee, M. (2009). Is a Weekly Supervised Upper Limb Exercise Program of Value for Women with Early Breast Cancer? Cancer Research, 69(24), online: Abstract nr 811. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Sharma, R., Hamilton, A., Beith, J. (2009). LHRH agonists for adjuvant therapy of early breast cancer in premenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4(4), CD004562-1-CD004562-33. [More Information]
  • Watson, A., Middleton, M., McGown, G., Thorncraft, M., Ranson, M., Hersey, P., McArthur, G., Davis, I., Thomson, D., Beith, J., Kefford, R., et al (2009). O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase depletion and DNA damage in patients with melanoma treated with temozolomide alone or with lomeguatrib. British Journal of Cancer, 100(8), 1250-1256. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Abdi, E., Lewis, C., Links, M., Begbie, S., Clingan, P., Ganju, V., Beith, J. (2009). Phase II study of gemcitabine and docetaxel in combination for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 5, 32-38. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2009). Post-Operative Resistance Training for Early Breast Cancer Survivors Is Not Associated with Increased Prevalence of Lymphedema. Cancer Research, 69(24 Supplement 3), online: Abstract nr 1057. [More Information]
  • Venkateswaran, R., Beith, J. (2009). Unusual metastases from lobular carcinoma of the breast. Internal Medicine Journal, 39(12), 855-7. [More Information]
  • Moore, M., Beith, J. (2008). Acute unilateral anterior uveitis and scleritis following a single infusion of zoledronate for metastatic breast cancer. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(6), 370-371. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Heritier, S., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2008). Comparing patients' and their partners' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Patient Education and Counseling, 72(2), 239-245. [More Information]
  • Sharma, R., Hamilton, A., Beith, J. (2008). LHRH agonists for adjuvant therapy of early breast cancer in premenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4(CD004562), 1-28. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2007). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 102(3), 313-321. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Herbert, R., Beith, J. (2007). Prognosis of the upper limb in women undergoing surgery and radiotherapy for breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 110(1), 19-37. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Heritier, S., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2007). Psychosocial factors and patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 16(1), 48-59. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Heritier, S., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2007). Psychosocial factors and patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 16(1), 48-59.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2007). Quality of life of women treated with radiotherapy for breast cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 16(4), 399-405. [More Information]
  • Ranson, M., Hersey, P., Thompson, D., Beith, J., McArthur, G., Haydon, A., Davis, I., Kefford, R., Mortimer, P., Harris, P., et al (2007). Randomised trial of the combination of lomeguatrib and temozolomide and temozolomide alone in chemotherapy-naïve patients with metastatic cutaneous melanoma. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 25(18), 2540-2545. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). Survey of arm activity after breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 25(18 Supplement), 9054-9054.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). The development of an arm activity survey for breast cancer survivors using the Protection Motivation Theory. BMC Cancer, 7(Article 75), 75-1-75-6. [More Information]
  • Kefford, R., Beith, J., Van Hazel, G., Millward, M., Trotter, J., Wyld, D., Kusic, R., Shreeniwas, R., Morganti, A., Ballmer, A., et al (2006). A Phase II study of bosentan, a dual endothelin receptor antagonist, as monotherapy in patients with stage IV metastatic melanoma. Investigational New Drugs, 25(3), 247-252. [More Information]
  • Charles (nee Slaviero), K., Rivory, L., Stockler, M., Beale, P., Beith, J., Boyer, M., Clarke, S. (2006). Predicting the toxicity of weekly docetaxel in advanced cancer. Clinical Pharmacokinetics, 45(6), 611-622. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Hansen, R. (2006). Progressive resistance training and stretching following surgery for breast cancer: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Cancer, 6, 273-1-273-5. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Heritier, S., Beith, J., Boyle, F., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2005). Comparing patients' and their partners' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) in early breast cancer (EBC). Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23(16S), 546S-546S.
  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Heritier, S., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2005). Patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer: what makes AC and CMF worthwhile now? Annals of Oncology, 16(11), 1786-1794. [More Information]
  • Sharma, R., Beith, J., Hamilton, A. (2005). Systematic review of LHRH agonists for the adjuvant treatment of early breast cancer. The Breast, 14(3), 181-191. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Meiser, B., Duric, V., Stockler, M., Taylor, A., Stuart-Harris, R., Links, M., Wilcken, N., McLachlan, S., Phillips, K., Boyle, F., et al (2005). What survival benefits do premenopausal patients with early breast cancer need to make endocrine therapy worthwhile? Lancet Oncology, 6(8), 581-588. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Boyle, F., Dhillon, H., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2004). Predictors of the benefits women consider necessary to make adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) worthwhile for early breast cancer (EBC). Journal of Clinical Oncology, 22(14S), 73S-73S.

Conferences

  • Lee, M., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L. (2012). Effect of taxane-based chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer on extracellular fluid and subjective symptoms in the at risk arm. MASCC/ISOO International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer, NA.
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Ward, L., Yee, J., Koelmeyer, L., Beith, J., French, J., Ung, O. (2011). Predictors of postoperative increase in extracellular fluid following surgery for early breast cancer. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2011). Risk factors for arm lymphoedema secondary to early breast cancer after one year. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M., Ward, L. (2011). Risk Factors for Early Lymphoedema Do Not Predict Late Development of Lymphoedema. CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, USA: American Association for Cancer Research.
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2010). Progressive resistance training (PRT) and stretching following surgery for breast cancer: RCT. 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting and Convention.
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Simpson, J., Ward, L., Lee, M. (2009). Does a weekly-supervised, 8-week exercise program improve health-related quality of life for women treated for breast cancer? 36th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Clinical Oncological Society of Australia COSA 2009, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2009). Does the weather affect breast cancer related lymphoedema? (FORTHCOMING). 22nd International Society of Lymphology Congress.
  • Lee, M., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L. (2009). Effect of taxane-based chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer on extra- and intracellular fluid volumes. Global Breast Cancer Conference 2009, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  • Lee, M., Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Simpson, J. (2008). Perception and measurement of strength and range of movement in women following treatment for breast cancer. The 2008 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), United States: American Association for Cancer Research (A A C R).
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S. (2008). Segmental measurement of breast cancer related arm lymphoedema using perometer and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Sydney Cancer Conference 2008 (SCC2008), Sydney: University of Sydney.
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S. (2007). Normal fluctuation of upper limb lymphoedema following breast cancer: assessment with bioimpedance spectroscopy, perometry and self report. 21st International Congress of Lymphology, China: Lymphovenous Canada.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). Survey of Arm Activity After Breast Cancer Treatment. 15th International Congress of The World Confederation for Physical Therapy WCPT 2007, United Kingdom: Elsevier.
  • Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M. (2006). A phase I/II pilot study of intensive stretching and strengthening exercises following axillary surgery for early stage breast cancer. 6th Australasian Lymphology Association Conference ALA 2006, Australia: Australasian Lymphology Association.
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M., York, S. (2006). Assessment of Lymphoedema using measurement tools and self-report. The 7th National Lymphedema Network (NLN) USA Conference, not available: not available.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2006). Survey of arm activity after breast cancer treatment. The Fifth Research Conference 2006 "From Cell to Society 5", Sydney: University of Sydney.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2005). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. 12th Hong Kong International Cancer Congress 2005, Hong Kong.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Pendlebury, S., Lee, M. (2004). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Fourth Research Conference 2004 "From Cell to Society 4", Sydney: Faculties of Health, University of Sydney.

2014

  • Yee, J., Davis, G., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Currow, D., Emery, J., Phillips, J., Martin, A., Hui, R., Harrison, M., Kilbreath, S., et al (2014). Physical activity and fitness in women with metastatic breast cancer. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. [More Information]
  • de Boer, R., Beith, J., Chirgwin, J., Chua, S., Colosimo, M., Francis, P., Green, M., Pittman, K., White, M., Wilcken, N., et al (2014). Systemic treatment of HER2+ metastatic breast cancer: clinical conundrums and future perspectives. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 10(Suppl S4), 15-25. [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]
  • Butow, P., Bell, M., Smith, A., Fardell, J., Thewes, B., Turner, J., Gilchrist, J., Beith, J., Girgis, A., Sharpe, L., et al (2013). Conquer fear: protocol of a randomised controlled trial of a psychological intervention to reduce fear of cancer recurrence. BMC Cancer, 13, 1-10. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Ward, L., Kastanias, K., Yee, J., Koelmeyer, L., Beith, J., French, J., Ung, O., Black, D. (2013). Factors affecting the preoperative and postoperative extracellular fluid in the arm on the side of breast cancer: A cohort study. Lymphatic Research and Biology, 11(2), 66-71. [More Information]
  • Fox, P., Chatfield, M., Beith, J., Allison, S., Della-Fiorentina, S., Fisher, D., Turley, K., Grimison, P. (2013). Factors delaying chemotherapy for breast cancer in four urban and rural oncology units. ANZ Journal of Surgery, 83(7-8), 533-538. [More Information]
  • Vardy, J., Dhillon, H., Clarke, S., Olesen, I., Leslie, F., Warby, A., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Hamilton, A., Beale, P., Rittau, A., McLachlan, A. (2013). Investigation of herb-drug interactions with ginkgo biloba in women receiving hormonal treatment for early breast cancer. SpringerPlus, 2(1), 1-5. [More Information]
  • Lomax, A., Yap, S., White, K., Beith, J., Abdi, E., Broad, A., Sewak, S., Lee, C., Sambrook, P., Pocock, N., et al (2013). Prevention of aromatase inhibitor-induced bone loss with alendronate in postmenopausal women: The BATMAN trial. Journal of Bone Oncology, 2(4), 145-153. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Bell, M., Butow, P., Beith, J., Boyle, F., Friedlander, M., McLachlan, S. (2013). Psychological morbidity and stress but not social factors influence level of fear of cancer recurrence in young women with early breast cancer: results of a cross-sectional study. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 22(12), 2797-2806. [More Information]
  • O'Toole, S., Beith, J., Millar, E., West, R., McLean, A., Cazet, A., Swarbrick, A., Oakes, S. (2013). Therapeutic targets in triple negative breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Pathology, 66(6), 530-542. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Black, D. (2013). Transient swelling versus lymphoedema in the first year following surgery for breast cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21(8), 2207-2215. [More Information]

2012

  • Lee, M., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L. (2012). Effect of taxane-based chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer on extracellular fluid and subjective symptoms in the at risk arm. MASCC/ISOO International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer, NA.
  • Beith, J., Oh, B., Chatfield, M., Davis, E., Venkateswaran, R. (2012). Electroacupuncture for nausea, vomiting, and myelosuppression in women receiving adjuvant Chemotherapy for Early Breast Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial. Medical Acupuncture, 24(4), 241-248. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Butow, P., Bell, M., Beith, J., Stuart-Harris, R., Grossi, M., Capp, A., Dalley, D. (2012). Fear of cancer recurrence in young women with a history of early-stage breast cancer: a cross-sectional study of prevalence and association with health behaviours. Supportive Care in Cancer, 20(11), 2651-2659. [More Information]
  • Lawley, C., Wainwright, C., Segelov, E., Lynch, J., Beith, J., McCrohon, J. (2012). Pilot study evaluating the role of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging in monitoring adjuvant trastuzumab therapy for breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 8(1), 95-100. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Lee, M., Simpson, J., Hansen, R. (2012). Upper limb progressive resistance training and stretching exercises following surgery for early breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 133(2), 667-676. [More Information]

2011

  • Oh, B., McLean, A., Kimble, B., Beith, J. (2011). Acupuncture research protocol: Feasibility of use of acupuncture for treatment of arthralgia secondary to aromatase inhibitor therapy in women with early breast cancers. Australian Journal of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, 6(1), 23-27.
  • Beith, J., Oh, B., Hale, A., Venkateswaran, R. (2011). Acupuncture Use in Women with Breast Cancer. Medical Acupuncture, 23(3), 151-157553. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Simes, R., Beith, J. (2011). Exploratory analysis of cardiac biomarkers in women with normal cardiac function receiving trastuzumab for breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 7(3), 276-280. [More Information]
  • O'Toole, S., Selinger, C., Millar, E., Lum, T., Beith, J. (2011). Molecular assays in breast cancer pathology. Pathology, 43(2), 116-127. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Ward, L., Yee, J., Koelmeyer, L., Beith, J., French, J., Ung, O. (2011). Predictors of postoperative increase in extracellular fluid following surgery for early breast cancer. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Sawkins, K., Paterson, R., Clifton-Bligh, P., Sambrook, P., Simpson, J., Nery, L. (2011). Prevention of osteoporosis as a consequence of aromatase inhibitor therapy in postmenopausal women with early breast cancer: Rationale and design of a randomized controlled trial. Contemporary Clinical Trials, 32(5), 704-709. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2011). Risk factors for arm lymphoedema secondary to early breast cancer after one year. APA Physiotherapy Conference 2011, NA.
  • Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M., Ward, L. (2011). Risk Factors for Early Lymphoedema Do Not Predict Late Development of Lymphoedema. CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, USA: American Association for Cancer Research.
  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S. (2011). Segmental measurement of breast cancer-related arm lymphoedema using perometry and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Supportive Care in Cancer, 19(5), 703-710.

2010

  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S., Kilbreath, S. (2010). Assessment of Breast Cancer-Related Arm Lymphedema-Comparison of Physical Measurement Methods and Self-Report. Cancer Investigation, 28(1), 54-62. [More Information]
  • Crosbie, W., Kilbreath, S., Dylke, E., Refshauge, K., Nicholson, L., Beith, J., Spillane, A., White, K. (2010). Effects of Mastectomy on Shoulder and Spinal Kinematics During Bilateral Upper-Limb Movement. Physical Therapy, 90(5), 679-692. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2010). Patient Perceptions of Arm Care and Exercise Advice After Breast Cancer Surgery. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37(1), 85-91. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2010). Progressive resistance training (PRT) and stretching following surgery for breast cancer: RCT. 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting and Convention.
  • Czerniec, S., Ward, L., Lee, M., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S. (2010). Segmental measurement of breast cancer-related arm lymphoedema using perometry and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Supportive Care in Cancer, , 1-8. [More Information]

2009

  • Kefford, R., Thomas, N., Corrie, P., Palmer, C., Abdi, E., Kotasek, D., Beith, J., Ranson, M., Mortimer, P., Watson, A., et al (2009). A phase I study of extended dosing with lomeguatrib with temozolomide in patients with advanced melanoma. British Journal of Cancer, 100(8), 1245-1249. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Simpson, J., Ward, L., Lee, M. (2009). Does a weekly-supervised, 8-week exercise program improve health-related quality of life for women treated for breast cancer? 36th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Clinical Oncological Society of Australia COSA 2009, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing.
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2009). Does the weather affect breast cancer related lymphoedema? (FORTHCOMING). 22nd International Society of Lymphology Congress.
  • Lee, M., Beith, J., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L. (2009). Effect of taxane-based chemotherapy for early stage breast cancer on extra- and intracellular fluid volumes. Global Breast Cancer Conference 2009, Republic of Korea (South Korea).
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Harris, L. (2009). Factors That Affect Intention to Avoid Strenuous Arm Activity After Breast Cancer Surgery. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36(4), 454-462. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Simpson, J., Ward, L., Lee, M. (2009). Is a Weekly Supervised Upper Limb Exercise Program of Value for Women with Early Breast Cancer? Cancer Research, 69(24), online: Abstract nr 811. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Sharma, R., Hamilton, A., Beith, J. (2009). LHRH agonists for adjuvant therapy of early breast cancer in premenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4(4), CD004562-1-CD004562-33. [More Information]
  • Watson, A., Middleton, M., McGown, G., Thorncraft, M., Ranson, M., Hersey, P., McArthur, G., Davis, I., Thomson, D., Beith, J., Kefford, R., et al (2009). O6-methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase depletion and DNA damage in patients with melanoma treated with temozolomide alone or with lomeguatrib. British Journal of Cancer, 100(8), 1250-1256. [More Information]
  • Goel, S., Abdi, E., Lewis, C., Links, M., Begbie, S., Clingan, P., Ganju, V., Beith, J. (2009). Phase II study of gemcitabine and docetaxel in combination for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer. Asia-Pacific Journal of Clinical Oncology, 5, 32-38. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Lee, M. (2009). Post-Operative Resistance Training for Early Breast Cancer Survivors Is Not Associated with Increased Prevalence of Lymphedema. Cancer Research, 69(24 Supplement 3), online: Abstract nr 1057. [More Information]
  • Venkateswaran, R., Beith, J. (2009). Unusual metastases from lobular carcinoma of the breast. Internal Medicine Journal, 39(12), 855-7. [More Information]

2008

  • Moore, M., Beith, J. (2008). Acute unilateral anterior uveitis and scleritis following a single infusion of zoledronate for metastatic breast cancer. Medical Journal of Australia, 188(6), 370-371. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Heritier, S., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2008). Comparing patients' and their partners' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Patient Education and Counseling, 72(2), 239-245. [More Information]
  • Sharma, R., Hamilton, A., Beith, J. (2008). LHRH agonists for adjuvant therapy of early breast cancer in premenopausal women. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 4(CD004562), 1-28. [More Information]
  • Lee, M., Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Simpson, J. (2008). Perception and measurement of strength and range of movement in women following treatment for breast cancer. The 2008 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS), United States: American Association for Cancer Research (A A C R).
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S. (2008). Segmental measurement of breast cancer related arm lymphoedema using perometer and bioimpedance spectroscopy. Sydney Cancer Conference 2008 (SCC2008), Sydney: University of Sydney.

2007

  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Lee, M., York, S. (2007). Normal fluctuation of upper limb lymphoedema following breast cancer: assessment with bioimpedance spectroscopy, perometry and self report. 21st International Congress of Lymphology, China: Lymphovenous Canada.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2007). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 102(3), 313-321. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Herbert, R., Beith, J. (2007). Prognosis of the upper limb in women undergoing surgery and radiotherapy for breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment, 110(1), 19-37. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Heritier, S., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2007). Psychosocial factors and patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 16(1), 48-59. [More Information]
  • Duric, V., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Wilcken, N., Heritier, S., Coates, A., Simes, R., Stockler, M. (2007). Psychosocial factors and patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology: journal of the psychological, social and behavioral dimensions of cancer, 16(1), 48-59.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2007). Quality of life of women treated with radiotherapy for breast cancer. Supportive Care in Cancer, 16(4), 399-405. [More Information]
  • Ranson, M., Hersey, P., Thompson, D., Beith, J., McArthur, G., Haydon, A., Davis, I., Kefford, R., Mortimer, P., Harris, P., et al (2007). Randomised trial of the combination of lomeguatrib and temozolomide and temozolomide alone in chemotherapy-naïve patients with metastatic cutaneous melanoma. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 25(18), 2540-2545. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). Survey of arm activity after breast cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 25(18 Supplement), 9054-9054.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). Survey of Arm Activity After Breast Cancer Treatment. 15th International Congress of The World Confederation for Physical Therapy WCPT 2007, United Kingdom: Elsevier.
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2007). The development of an arm activity survey for breast cancer survivors using the Protection Motivation Theory. BMC Cancer, 7(Article 75), 75-1-75-6. [More Information]

2006

  • Kilbreath, S., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M. (2006). A phase I/II pilot study of intensive stretching and strengthening exercises following axillary surgery for early stage breast cancer. 6th Australasian Lymphology Association Conference ALA 2006, Australia: Australasian Lymphology Association.
  • Kefford, R., Beith, J., Van Hazel, G., Millward, M., Trotter, J., Wyld, D., Kusic, R., Shreeniwas, R., Morganti, A., Ballmer, A., et al (2006). A Phase II study of bosentan, a dual endothelin receptor antagonist, as monotherapy in patients with stage IV metastatic melanoma. Investigational New Drugs, 25(3), 247-252. [More Information]
  • Czerniec, S., Kilbreath, S., Ward, L., Beith, J., Refshauge, K., Lee, M., York, S. (2006). Assessment of Lymphoedema using measurement tools and self-report. The 7th National Lymphedema Network (NLN) USA Conference, not available: not available.
  • Charles (nee Slaviero), K., Rivory, L., Stockler, M., Beale, P., Beith, J., Boyer, M., Clarke, S. (2006). Predicting the toxicity of weekly docetaxel in advanced cancer. Clinical Pharmacokinetics, 45(6), 611-622. [More Information]
  • Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Ward, L., Simpson, J., Hansen, R. (2006). Progressive resistance training and stretching following surgery for breast cancer: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Cancer, 6, 273-1-273-5. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Sullivan, G., Refshauge, K., Beith, J. (2006). Survey of arm activity after breast cancer treatment. The Fifth Research Conference 2006 "From Cell to Society 5", Sydney: University of Sydney.

2005

  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Heritier, S., Beith, J., Boyle, F., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2005). Comparing patients' and their partners' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) in early breast cancer (EBC). Journal of Clinical Oncology, 23(16S), 546S-546S.
  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Heritier, S., Boyle, F., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Wilcken, N., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2005). Patients' preferences for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer: what makes AC and CMF worthwhile now? Annals of Oncology, 16(11), 1786-1794. [More Information]
  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Pendlebury, S., Beith, J., Lee, M. (2005). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. 12th Hong Kong International Cancer Congress 2005, Hong Kong.
  • Sharma, R., Beith, J., Hamilton, A. (2005). Systematic review of LHRH agonists for the adjuvant treatment of early breast cancer. The Breast, 14(3), 181-191. [More Information]
  • Thewes, B., Meiser, B., Duric, V., Stockler, M., Taylor, A., Stuart-Harris, R., Links, M., Wilcken, N., McLachlan, S., Phillips, K., Boyle, F., et al (2005). What survival benefits do premenopausal patients with early breast cancer need to make endocrine therapy worthwhile? Lancet Oncology, 6(8), 581-588. [More Information]

2004

  • Lee, T., Kilbreath, S., Refshauge, K., Beith, J., Pendlebury, S., Lee, M. (2004). Pectoral stretching program for women undergoing radiotherapy for breast cancer. Fourth Research Conference 2004 "From Cell to Society 4", Sydney: Faculties of Health, University of Sydney.
  • Duric, V., Stockler, M., Butow, P., Sharpe, L., Beith, J., Sullivan, A., Boyle, F., Dhillon, H., Coates, A., Simes, R. (2004). Predictors of the benefits women consider necessary to make adjuvant chemotherapy (ACT) worthwhile for early breast cancer (EBC). Journal of Clinical Oncology, 22(14S), 73S-73S.

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