Published Articles


Williams, AM, Lester, L, Bulsara, C. Petterson, A., Bennett, K., Allen, E. & Joske, D. (in press) Patient Evaluation of Emotional Comfort Experienced (PEECE): Developing and Testing a Measurement Instrument. BMJ-Open.

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Furzer, Bonnie J., Timothy R. Ackland, Karen E. Wallman, Anna S. Petterson, Sandy M. Gordon, Kemi E. Wright, and David JL Joske. “A randomised controlled trial comparing the effects of a 12-week supervised exercise versus usual care on outcomes in haematological cancer patients.” Supportive Care in Cancer (2015): 1-11.



Furzer, Bonnie J., Anna S. Petterson, Kemi E. Wright, Karen E. Wallman, Timothy R. Ackland, and David JL Joske. “Positive patient experiences in an Australian integrative oncology centre.” BMC complementary and alternative medicine 14, no. 1 (2014): 158.


Williams, Anne M., Caroline E. Bulsara, David JL Joske, Anna S. Petterson, Anna K. Nowak, and Kellie S. Bennett. “An Oasis in the Hospital The Perceived Benefits of a Cancer Support Centre in a Hospital Setting Offering Complementary Therapies.” Journal of Holistic Nursing (2014): 0898010114526951.



Furzer, Bonnie J., Kemi E. Wright, Anna S. Petterson, Karen E. Wallman, Timothy R. Ackland, and David JL Joske. “Characteristics and quality of life of patients presenting to cancer support centres: patient rated outcomes and use of complementary therapies.” BMC complementary and alternative medicine13, no. 1 (2013): 169.


Williams, Anne M., Caroline E. Bulsara, and Anna S. Petterson. “Safety and side effects of non-pharmacological interventions as a therapy for cancer.” In Evidence-based Non-pharmacological Therapies for Palliative Cancer Care, pp. 219-251. Springer Netherlands, 2013.


Furzer, Bonnie, Tim Ackland, Karen Wallman, Anna Petterson, Kemi Wright, and Sandy Gordon. “Randomized Controlled Trial Of The Efficacy Of a Best Practice Exercise Program Post-Treatment On Physiological and Psychosocial Outcomes In Haematological Cancer Patients.” Blood 122, no. 21 (2013): 2942-2942.



Joske, D. J. “Creating an integrative oncology centre: the SolarisCare experience.” (2012): 187-206.


Williams, Anne M., and Susan Slatyer. “Reflections on an international study of non-pharmacological caregiving activities at the end of life.” Annals of palliative medicine 1, no. 3 (2012): 227-229.


Furzer, Bonnie J., Karen E. Wallman, Timothy R. Ackland, and David JL Joske. “Test-retest reliability of the Aerobic Power Index Submaximal Exercise Test in cancer patients.” Journal of sports science & medicine 11, no. 4 (2012): 690.



Williams, Anne M., Catherine Pienaar, Christine Toye, David Joske, and Leanne Lester. “Further psychometric testing of an instrument to measure emotional care in hospital.” Journal of clinical nursing 20, no. 23‐24 (2011): 3472-3482.



Williams, Anne M., Anne Davies, and Gareth Griffiths. “Facilitating comfort for hospitalized patients using non‐pharmacological measures: Preliminary development of clinical practice guidelines.” International journal of nursing practice 15, no. 3 (2009): 145-155.



Joske, David. “Editorial: What is the Role of Complementary Medicine in Modern Cancer Care?” Issues 7, no. 3.