Lee Ellington PhD

Curriculum Vitae

LEE  ELLINGTON
  • Hunstman Cancer Institute Investigator, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Psychology Department, University of Utah
  • Associate Professor, College Of Nursing, University of Utah

Publications

Publications

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  • Reblin, M., Cloyes, K.G., Carpenter, J., Berry, P.H., Clayton, M.F. & Ellington, L. (in press). Social support needs: Discordance between home hospice nurses and former family caregivers. Palliative & Supportive Care. In press, 04/2104.
  • Clayton, MF; Reblin, M; Carlisle, M; Ellington, L (in press; scheduled May 2014). Communication Behaviors Used To Elicit and Address Cancer Patient/Caregiver Emotional Concerns: A Description of Home Hospice Communication. Oncology Nursing Forum. In press, 05/2014.
  • Ellington, L., Reblin, M., Ferrell, B., Puchalski, C., Otis-Green, S., Handzo, G., Belfay, K., & Clayton, M.F.  (under review). The Religion of ‘I don’t know’: Naturalistic Pilot Observations of Spiritual Conversations Occurring  During Cancer Home Hospice Nurse Visits. Omega: Journal of Death and Dying.. Submitted, 11/2013.
  • Crouch, BI, Thomas, KC, Rothwell, E, Planalp, S, Ellington, L & Teemant, K. (2013). The Importance of Interpersonal Communication in Poison Centers. Clinical Toxicology. 51(9): 892-5.PMID: 24063749. Published, 10/2013.
  • Ellington, L; Reblin, M; Berry, P; Giese-Davis, J; & Clayton, MF. (2013) Reflective Research: Supporting Researchers Engaged in Analyzing End-of-Life Communication. Patient Education & Counseling.91:126-8. Published, 10/2013.
  • Ellington, L., Cloyes, K.G., Berry, P., Thum-Thomas, N., Reblin, M. & Clayton, M.F. (2013). Complexities for Hospice Nurses in Supporting Family Caregivers: Opinions from US Thought Leaders. Journal of Palliative Medicine16(9):1013-1019. ►Lead Original Article in Issue. Published, 10/2013.
  • Reblin, M., Otis-Green, S., Ellington, L. & Clayton, M.F. (under review). Communication Strategies to Support Spirituality in Health Care: An Example from a Home Hospice Cancer Caregiver. Journal of Holistic Nursing. Submitted, 10/2013.
  • Cloyes, KG, Carpenter, JG, Berry, PH, Reblin, M, Clayton, MF, & Ellington L (under review).  “A true human interaction”: Comparison of family caregiver and hospice nurse perspectives on needs of family hospice caregivers. The Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. Submitted, 10/2013.
  • Ellington, L, Carlisle, M, & Reblin, M (in press). Interaction Analysis Systems: Coding Issues when Applied to Communication in Palliative Care. In HE Hamilton & WS Chou, Editors Handbook of Language and Health Communication. In press, 10/31/2012.
  • Cloyes, K.G., Berry, P., Reblin, M., Clayton, M. & Ellington, L . (2012). Exploring communication patterns among hospice nurses and family caregivers: A content analysis of in-home speech interactions. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, August; 14(6), 426-437. Published, 08/2012.
  • Bellury, L. M., Ellington, L., Beck, S. L., Pett, M. A., Clark, J. C., Stein, K. D. (2012). Older breast cancer survivors: Can interaction analyses identify vulnerable subgroups? A report from the ACS Studies of Cancer Survivors. Oncology Nursing Forum. Accepted for publication July 2012. In press, 07/2012.
  • Reblin, M, Ellington, L, Latimer, S, Uchino, B, Roter, D & Maxwell A (2012). Communication style affects physiological response in simulated cancer risk reduction interactions. Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 17, 129-156. Published, 06/2012.
  • Bellury, LM, Pett, M, Ellington, L, Beck, SL, Clark, J & Stein, K (2012). The effect of aging and cancer on the symptom experience and physical function of older breast cancer survivors.  Cancer Dec 15;118(24):6171-8., DOI: 10.1002/cncr.27656. Published, 06/2012.
  • Bellury, LM, Pett, M, Ellington, L, Beck, SL, Clark, J & Stein, K (2012). The effect of aging and cancer on the symptom experience and physical function of older breast cancer survivors.  Cancer Dec 15;118(24):6171-8., DOI: 10.1002/cncr.27656. Published, 06/2012.
  • Caravati, E.M., Latimer, S., Ellington, L., Bennett, H., Reblin, M., Cummins, M., & Crouch, B.I. (2012). High call volume at poison control centers: identification and implications for communication. Clinical Toxicology, 50(9):867. Published, 06/2012. Published, 06/2012.
  • Ellington, L., Reblin, M., Clayton, M.F., Berry, P. & Mooney, K. (2012). Hospice nurse communication with cancer patients and their family caregivers. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 15, 262-268. Submitted, 03/2012.
  • Rothwell, E., Ellington, L, Planalp, S., & Crouch, B.I. (2012). Exploring Challenges to TeleHealth communication by specialists in poison information. Qualitative Health Journal, 22, 67-75. Accepted, 01/2012.
  • Rothwell, E.W., Ellington, L., Planalp, S. & Crouch, B.I. (in press). Tele-Health: Lessons and strategies from specialists in poison information. Patient Education and Counseling . In press, 01/2012.
  • Bellury, LM, Ellington, L, Beck SL, Stein, K, Pett, M, & Clark, J (2011). Elderly cancer survivorship: An integrative review and conceptual framework. European Journal of Oncology Nursing, 15, 233-242. Accepted, 12/2011.
  • Ellington, L., Poynton, M.R., Reblin, M., Latimer, S., Bennett, H.K.W., Crouch, B.I. & Caravati, E.M. (2011). Communication patterns for the most serious poison center calls. Clinical Toxicology, 49(4), 316-23. Accepted, 12/2011.
  • Ellington, L., Kelly, K.M., Reblin, M., Latimer, S., & Roter D. (2011). Communication in genetic counseling: Cognitive and emotional processing. Health Communication, 26(7). Accepted, 12/2011.
  • Chou, WS, Abramson, K, & Ellington, L (in press). End-of-Life Communication in Cancer Care. In B. Carr & JL Steele, Editors Psychological Aspects of Cancer: A Guide to Emotional and Psychological Consequences of Cancer, Their Causes and Their Management . In press, 09/2011.
  • Rothwell, E.W., Ellington, L., Planalp, S. & Crouch, B.I. (2011). Tele-Health: Lessons and strategies from specialists in poison information. Patient Education and Counseling; 83, 440-445. Published, 04/2011.
  • Ponto, J., Ellington, L. Mellon, S., & Beck, S. (2010). Predictors of adjustment and growth in women with recurrent ovarian cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum,37, 357-364. Published, 12/31/2010.
  • Ellington, L, Kennedy Sheldon, L, Matwin, S, Smith, JA, Poynton, M, Crouch, BI, & Caravati, EM (2009). An Examination of Adherence Strategies and Challenges in Poison Control Communication. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 35, 186-190. Published, 12/31/2010.
  • Planalp, S, Crouch, BI, Rothwell, E & Ellington, L (2009). Assessing the need for communication training for specialists in poison information. Clinical Toxicology. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Poynton, MR, Bennett, HKW, Ellington, L, Crouch, BI, Caravati, EM, Jasti, S, & Patterson, O. (2009) Specialist discrimination of toxic exposure severity at a poison control center. Clinical Toxicology. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Wujcik D, Shyr Y, Li M, Clayton MF, Ellington L, Menon U, Mooney K (2009). Delay in Diagnostic Testing after Abnormal Screening Mammography in Low Income Women. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36, 709-715. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Roter, DL, Erby, L, Larson, S & Ellington, L (2009). Oral literacy demand of prenatal genetic counseling dialogue: Predictors of learning. Patient Education and Counseling, 75, 392-397. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Hay, J, Harris, J, Waters, E, Clayton, M, Ellington, L, Abernathy, A & Prayor-Patterson, H (2009). Personal communication in primary and secondary cancer prevention: Evolving discussions, emerging challenges. Journal of Health Communication, 14(Suppl 1), 85-94. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Sheldon, L.K., Ellington, L., Barrett, R., Clayton, M.F., Dudley, W.N. & Rinaldi, K. (2009). Nurse responsiveness to cancer patient expressions of emotion. Patient Education and Counseling, 76, 63-70. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Quillin, JM, Tracy, K, Ancker, J, Mustian, K, Ellington, L, & Viswanath, V (2009). Healthcare system approaches for cancer patient communication. Journal of Health Communication, 14(Suppl 1), 85-94. Published, 12/31/2009.
  • Clayton, MF & Ellington, L (in press) Beyond primary care providers. Eds. T Thompson et al Handbook of Health Communication, 2nd edition . In press, 12/31/2009.
  • Roter, DL, Erby, L, Larson, S & Ellington, L (2009). Oral literacy demand of prenatal genetic counseling dialogue: Predictors of learning. Patient Education and Counseling,75, 392-397. Accepted, 12/2009.
  • Ellington, L, Matwin, S., Uchino, B., Jasti, S., Dudley, WL, & Roter, D (2008). The body‘s response to health care provider communication: The impact of dominant versus facilitative styles. Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 13, 67-85. Published, 2008.