Current Publications

Ann Malone Berger, PhD, APRN, AOCNS, FAAN
Professor and Dorothy Hodges Olson Endowed Chair in Nursing
Clinical Nurse Specialist - Oncology

Current Publications  * = Research Based

White, L., Cohen, M., Berger, A., Kupzyk, K., Swore-Fletcher, B., & Bierman, P. (2019). Self-efficacy for Management of Symptoms and Symptom Distress in Adults with Cancer: An Integrative Review. Oncology Nursing Forum.46 (1), 113-128. doi 10.1188/19.ONF.113-128

Charalambous, A., Berger, A., Matthews, E., Balachandran, DD, Papastavrou, E., Palesh, O. (2019). Cancer-related fatigue and sleep deficiency in cancer care continuum: concepts, assessment, clusters, and management. Supportive Care in Cancer, doi 10.1007/s00520-019-04746-9 [Epub ahead of print] PMID 30903367.

Djalilova, D. Mandolfo, N., Berger, A. & Cramer, M. (2019). Policy Analysis of Access to and Reimbursement for Non-Pharmacologic Therapies for Cancer-Related Fatigue. Public Health Nursing, doi 10.1111/phn.12615

LeVan, T., Xiao, P., Kumar, G., Kupzyk, K., Qiu, F., Klinkebiel, D., Eudy, J., Cowan, K., Berger, AM. (2019). Genetic variants in circadian rhythm genes and self-reported sleep quality in women with breast cancer. Journal of Circadian Rhythms, 17(1):6, 1-10. doi 10.5334/jcr.184.

Caruso, C., Baldwin, C., Berger, A., Chasens, E., Edmonson, C., Gobel, B.,..Tucker, S. Disseminating Policy Recommendations to Reduce Fatigue in Nurses. Sleep Science, 2019; 12(Supl.3): 7.

Moore, T.A., Ahmad, I.M, Schmid, K.K., Berger, A.M., Ruiz, R.J., Pickler, R.H., & Zimmerman, M.C. (2019). Oxidative stress levels throughout pregnancy, at birth, and in the neonate. Biological Research for Nursing, 21(5), 485-494. doi 10.1177/1099800419858670.

Djalilova D., Schulz, P., Berger A.M., Kupzyk, K., Case, A., & Ross, A. (2018). Yoga and inflammation -A systematic review. Biological Research for Nursing. doi 10.1177/1099800418820162

Matthews, E. E., Janssen, D. W., Djalilova, D. M., & Berger, A. M. (2018). Effects of exercise on sleep in women with breast cancer: A systematic review. Sleep Medicine Clinics, 13(3), 395-417. doi:S1556-407X(18)30037-7

Yeh, A. Y., Pressler, S. J., Giordani, B. J., Pozehl, B. J., & Berger, A. M. (2018). Integrative review of the relationship between sleep disturbances and episodic memory in older adults. Biological Research for Nursing, 20(4), 440-451. doi:10.1177/1099800418768070

Miller, J. N., Kupzyk, K. A., Zimmerman, L., Pozehl, B., Schulz, P., Romberger, D., & Berger, A. M. (2018). Comparisons of measures used to screen for obstructive sleep apnea in patients referred to a sleep clinic. Sleep Medicine, 51, 15-21. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2018.06.007

Miller, J. N., Schulz, P., Pozehl, B., Fiedler, D., Fial, A., & Berger, A. M. (2018). Methodological strategies in using home sleep apnea testing in research and practice. Sleep and Breathing, 22(3), 569-577. doi:10.1007/s11325-017-1593-3

Berger, A. M., Kupzyk, K. A., Djalilova, D. M., & Cowan, K. H. (2018). Breast Cancer Collaborative Registry informs understanding of factors predicting sleep quality. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27(4), 1365-1373. doi:10.1007/s00520-018-4417-5

Matthews, EE, Carter, PA, Page, MS, Dean GE & Berger, AM. (2018). Putting Evidence Into Practice: An Update of Evidence-Based Interventions for Cancer-Related Sleep-.Wake Disturbance” Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 22(1), A37-A52 10.1188/18.CJON.37-52.*

Armstrong, TS, Vera, E, Zhou, R, Acquaye, AA, Sullaway, CM, Berger, AM, et al. (2017). Association of Genetic Variants with Fatigue in Patients with Malignant Glioma. Neuro-Oncology Practice, doi:10.1093/nop/npx020*

Armstrong, T., Shade, M, Breton, G., Gilbert, MR., Mahajan, A., Scheurer, M., Vera-Bolanos, E., Berger, A. (2017). Sleep Disturbance in Patients with Brain Tumors. Neuro-Oncology, 19(3), 323-335; PMID: 27286798

Caruso, C., Baldwin, C., Berger, A., Chasens, E., Landis, C., Redeker, N., Scott, L., & Trinkoff, A. (2017) Position statement: Reducing fatigue associated with sleep deficiency and work hours in nurses. Nursing Outlook, 65, 766-768.

Shade, M.S., Berger, A.M., Chaperon, C., Haynatzki, G., Sobeski, L., (2017). Adverse Drug Events Reported by Rural Older Adults. Geriatric Nursing, 38,584-588.

White, L. Cohen, M., Berger, A., Kupzyk, K, Swore-Fletcher, B. & Bierman, P. (2017). Perceived Self-efficacy A Concept Analysis for Symptom Management in Patients with cancer. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 21(6), E272-279.

Miller, JN, Schulz, P, Pozehl, B, Fiedler, D, Fial, A. & Berger, AM. (2017). Methodological Strategies in Using Portable Sleep Monitoring in Research and Practice. Sleep Breathing,*

Berger, A., Buzalko, R., Kupzyk, K., Gardner, B., Djalilova, Otte, J. (2017). Preferences and Actual Roles in Decision-Making Process Regarding Breast Cancer Adjuvant Chemotherapy. Acta Oncologica, 56:12,1690-1697. DOI:10.1080/0284186X.2017.1374555*

Berger, AM, Matthews, EE & Kenkel, A. (2017). Comorbidity Consult: Management of Sleep-Wake Disturbances Comorbid with Cancer., 610-617.

Zerillo, JA, Schouwenburg, MG, van Bommel, A, Stowell, C, Bauer, D, Berger, AM, et al. (2017). An international collaborative standardizing a comprehensive patient-centered outcomes measurement set for colorectal cancer. Jama oncology 3.5 (2017): 686-694.

Shade, M., Berger, A., Chaperon, C., Haynatzki, G., Sobeski, L. & Yates, B. (2017). Factors Associated with Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use In Rural, Community-Dwelling Older Adults. J Gerontological Nursing, 43(9), 21-30. doi:10.3928/00989134-20170406-01

Miaskowski C, Barsevick A, Berger A, Casagrande R, Grady PA, Jacobsen P, Kutner J, Patrick D, Zimmerman L, Xiao C, Matocha M, Marden S. (2017). Advancing Symptom Science Through Symptom Cluster Research: Expert Panel Proceedings and Recommendations. J Natl Cancer Inst., 109(4). pii: djw253. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djw253. Review. PMID: 28119347

Albusoul, RM, Berger, AM., Gay, CL., Janson, SL.& Lee, KA. (2016) Symptom Clusters Change Over Time in Women Receiving Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer, Journal of Pain & Symptom Management, doi:10:1016/j.painsymman.2016.12.332.

Berger, A. & Mooney, K. (2016). Dissemination and Implementation of Guidelines for Cancer-Related Fatigue, JNCCN, 14(11), 1336-8.

Armstrong, T., Shade, M, Breton, G., Gilbert, MR., Mahajan, A., Scheurer, M., Vera-Bolanos, E., Berger, A. (2017). Sleep Disturbance in Patients with Brain Tumors. Neuro-Oncology, 19(3), 323-335; PMID: 27286798

Miller, J. & Berger, A. Screening and Assessment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Primary Care. (2016). Sleep Medicine Reviews, 29, 41-51.

Moore, T.A., Schmid, K., Anderson Berry, A; Berger, A. (2016) Lung Disease, Oxidative Stress, and Oxygen Requirements in Preterm Infants. Biological Research for Nursing. epub DOI: 10.1177/1099800415611746.

Shade, M. Y., Berger, A. M., Dizona, P. J., Pozehl, B. J., & Pullen, C. H. (2015). Sleep and health- related factors in overweight and obese rural women in a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 39, 386-397. doi:10.1007/s10865-015-9701-y

Berger, A., Mooney, K., Alvarez-Perez, A., Breitbart, W., Carpenter, K., Smith, C. (2015). Cancer-Related Fatigue Version 2.2015. JNCCN, 13(8), 1012-1039*.

Berger, A.M., Mitchell, S.A., Jacobsen, P., Pirl, W.F. (2015). Screening, Evaluation, and Management of Cancer-Related Fatigue: Ready for Implementation to Practice? CA Cancer: A Journal for Cancer Clinicians 65(3);190-211. PubMed PMID: 25760293*.

Visovsky, C., Berger, A., Hertzog, M., Rice, J. & Shade, M. (2014). Breast Cancer Collaborative Registry: Comparison of Physical and Mental Health and Sleep in Breast Cancer Survivors. Journal of Oncology Navigation & Survivorship, 5(5), 29-38.*

Shade, M.Y., Berger, A.M. & Chaperon, C. (2014). State of the Science Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Community-Dwelling Older Adults. Research in Gerontological Nursing, 7(4), 178-192.

Pecka, S., Kotcherlakota, S. & Berger, A.M. (2014). The community of inquiry model: advancing distance learning in nurse anesthesia education. AANA Journal.82 (3)

Moore, T.A., Berger, A.M., & Wilson, M.E. (2014). A new way of thinking about complications of prematurity. Biological Research for Nursing, 16(1), 72-82. doi: 10.1177/1099800412461563

Matthews, E. E., Berger, A. M., Schmiege, S. J., Cook, P. F., McCarthy, M. S., Moore, C. M., & Aloia, M. S. (2014). Cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia outcomes in women after primary breast cancer treatment: A randomized, controlled trial. Oncology Nursing Forum, A1-A13. doi:10.1188/14.ONF.41-03AP

Pecka, S., Kotcherlakota, S.,& Berger, A.M. (2014). The community of inquiry model: advancing distance learning in nurse anesthesia education. AANA Journal, 82(3), 212-218.

Berger, A. M., Desaulniers, G., Matthews, E. E., Otte, J. L., Page, M. S. & Vena, C. (2014). Sleep wake disturbances. Retrieved from

Niitsu, K.,& Berger, A.M. (2013). Doctoral education in nursing in the United States. Nursing Business, 7(11), 51.

Berger, A. (2013). Does the strength of evidence support recommending acupuncture to relieve cancer-related fatigue. Annals in Palliative Medicine, Jan 23. DOI:10.3978/jissn.2224-5820.2013.01.05 (Editorial)

Barsevick, A. M., Irwin, M. R., Hinds, P., Miller, A., Berger, A., Jacobsen, P., Cella, D. (2013). Recommendations for high-priority research on cancer-related fatigue in children and adults. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 105(19), 1432-1440. doi:10.1093/jnci/djt242

Berger, A.M, Yennu, S., & Million, R. (2013). Update on interventions focused on symptom clusters: What has been tried and what have we learned? Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care, 7(1), 60-6. doi:10.1097/SPC.0b013e32835c7d88

Farrell, T. L., McGuire, T. R., Bilek, L., Brusnahan, S. K., Jackson, J. D., Lane, J. T., Garvin, K.L., O’Kane, B.J., Berger, A.M.  Sharp, J. G. (2013). Changes in the frequencies of human hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells with age and site. Experimental Hematology, 42(2), 146-154. doi: 10.1016/j.exphem.2013.11.003

Minton, O., Berger, A., Barsevick, A., Cramp, F., Goedendorp, M., Mitchell, S., & Stone, P. (2013). Cancer related fatigue and its impact on functioning. Cancer, 119(11suppl):2124-30. doi: 10.1002/cncr.28058

Kotcherlakota, S., Zimmerman, L., & Berger, A. M. (2013). Developing scholarly thinking using mind maps in graduate nursing education. Nurse Educator, 38(6), 252-255. doi: 10.1097/01.NNE.0000435264.15495.51

Moore, T. A., Wilson, M. E., Schmid, K. K., Anderson-Berry, A., French, J. A., & Berger, A. M. (2013). Relationships between feeding intolerance and stress biomarkers in preterm infants. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 57(3), 356-362. doi:10.1097/MPG.0b013e3182953093

Moore, T., Berger, A., & Wilson, M.A. (2012). A new way of thinking about complications of prematurity. Biological Research for Nursing, doi:10.1177/1099800412461563

Matthews, E., Schmiege, S., Cook, P., Berger, A., & Aloia, M. (2012). Adherence to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBTI) among women following primary breast cancer treatment. Behavioral Sleep Medicine, 10(3), 217-229. *

Berger. A., Hertzog, Geary, C., Fischer, P. & Farr, L. (2012, epub ahead of print). Circadian Rhythms, Symptoms, Physical Functioning and Body Mass Index in Breast Cancer Survivors. Journal of Cancer Survivorship. doi: 10.1007/s11764-012-0218-x*

Berger, A., Gerber, L., & Mayer, D. (3012). Cancer-related fatigue: Implications for breast cancer survivors. Cancer, 118(S8), 2261-2200. doi: 10.1002/cncr.27475

Stout, N., Blinkley, J., Schmitz, K., Andrews, K., Hayes, S., Campbell, K., McNeely, M., Soballe, OP., Berger, A., Cheville, A., Fabian, C., Gerber, L., Harris, S., Johansson, K., Pusic, A., Prosnitz, R., & Smith, R. (2012). A Prospective surveillance model for rehabilitation for women with breast cancer. Cancer, 118(S8), 2191-2200. doi: 10.1002/cncr.27476

McChargue, D., Sankaranarayanan, J., Visovksy, C., Matthews, E., Highland, K. & Berger, A.M. (in press) Predictors of adherence to a behavioral therapy sleep intervention during breast cancer chemotherapy. Supportive Care in Cancer, doi:10.1007/s00520-010-1060-1.

Berger, A., Visovsky, C., Hertzog, M., Holtz, S. & Loberiza, F. (2012). Usual and worst symptom severity and interference with function in Breast Cancer survivors. Journal of Supportive Oncology, 10(3), 112-118. PMID2227573, doi: 10.1016/j.suponc.2011.001*

Sherman, S., Shats, O., Fleissner, E., Bascom, G., Yiee, K., Copur, M., Crow, K., Rooney, J., Mateen, Z., Ketcham, M., Feng, J., Serman, A., Gleason, M., Kinarsky, L., Silva-Lopez, E., Edney, J., Reed, E., Berger, A., & Cowan, K. (2011). Multicenter Breast Cancer Collaborative Registry. Cancer Informatics, 10, 217-226. doi: 10.4137/CIN.S7845

McChargue, D.E., Sandaranarayanan, J., Visovsky, C.G., Matthews, E.E., Highland, K.B., & Berger, A.M. (2010). Predictors of adherence to a behavioral therapy sleep intervention during breast cancer chemotherapy. Support Care Cancer. 2010 Dec 21 [epub ahead of print]. doi: 10.1007/s00520-010-1060-1

Erickson, J. & Berger, A. (2011) Sleep-Wake Disturbances. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 15(2), 123-127.

Berger, A. M. & Moore, T. A. (2011). Effective Grant Writing. Journal of Infusion Nursing, 3(34), 167-171.

Moore, T.A., Berger, A.M., & Dizona, P. (2011). Sleep aid use during and following breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy. Psycho-Oncology, 20:321-325.*

Brusnahan, S.K., McGuire, T.R., Jackson, J.D., Lane, J.T., Garvin, K.L., O’Kane, B.J., Berger, A.M., Tuljapurkar, S.R., Kessinger, M.A., & Sharp, J.G. (2010). Human blood and marrow side population stem cell and Stro-1 positive bone marrow stromal cell numbers decline with age, with an increase in quality of surviving stem cells: Correlation with cytokines. Mechanisms of Ageing and Development, 131, 718-722. *doi:10.1016/j.mad.2010.10.002

Mortimor, J., Barsevick, A., Bennett, C., Berger, A., Cleeland, C., DeVader, S., Escalante, C., Bilreath, J., Hurria, A., Mendoza, T., & Rugo, H. (2010). Studying Cancer-related fatigue: Report of the NNCN Scientific Research Committee. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 8(12), 1331-1339.

Berger, A.M., Grem. J., Visovksy, C., Marunda, H., & Yurkovich, J. (2010). Fatigue during chemotherapy for colon and rectal cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37(6), E359-E369.*

Berger, A.M., Abernathy, A.P., Atkinson, A., Barsevick, A.M., Breitbart, W.S., Cella, D., …Wagner, L.I. (2010). Cancer-related fatigue: Clinical practice guidelines in oncology. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 8(8), 904-930.

Barsevick, A., Beck, S., Dudley, W., Wong, B., Berger, A.M., Whitmer, K., Newhall, T., Brown, S., & Stewart, K. (2010) Efficacy of an intervention for fatigue and sleep disturbance during cancer chemotherapy. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 40(2), 200-216.*

Berger, A. (2010). Trouble sleeping during breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy treatments. ONCOLOGY Nurse Edition, 24(4), 41-44.

Berger, A., Bruera, E., & Cimprich, B. (2010). Recognition and treatment of the symptom of cancer related fatigue. ASCO Educational Book, 350-355.

Suleiman, K.H., Yates, B.C., Berger, A.M, Pozehl, B. & Meza, J. (2010). Translating the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index into Arabic. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 32(2), 250-268.

Berger, A.M., Kuhn, B.R., Farr, L.A., Von Essen, S., Chamberlain, J., Lynch, J.C., & Agrawal, S. (2009). One-year outcomes of a behavioral therapy intervention trial to improve sleep quality and cancer-related-fatigue. Journal of Clinical Oncology :27(35), 6033-40; PMID: 19884558

Berger, A.M., Cochrane, B., & Mitchell, S.A. (2009). 2009-2013 research agenda for oncology nursing. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36 (5), E274-282.

Berger, A.M., Lockhart, K. & Agrawal, S. (2009). Variability of patterns of fatigue and quality of life over time based on different breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy regimens. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36 (5), 563-570.*

Freeman, S.L. & Berger, A.M. (2009). Nebraska veterans’ preferences for end of life care. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 13(4), 399-403.

Berger, A.M. (2009). When night falls: addressing sleep disorders in people with cancer. Coping with Cancer, 23(4), 16.

Berger, A.M. (2009). Update on the state of the science on sleep-wake disturbances in adult patients with cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum 36(4), E165-177.

Beck, S., Berger, A., Barsevick, A., Wong, B., Agrawal, S., Stewart, K. & Dudley, W. (2009) Sleep quality after initial chemotherapy for breast cancer.  Supportive Care in Cancer. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007./s00520-009-0662-y*

Berger, A., Marunda, HT, & Agrawal, S. (2009). Influence of menopausal staus on sleep and hot flashes throughout breast cancer adjuvant chemotherapy. JOGNN: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic & Neonatal Nursing, 38(3), 353-366.

Berger, A., Wielgus, K., Hertzog, M., Fischer, P. & Farr, L. (2009). Patterns of circadian activity rhythms and their relationships with fatigue and anxiety/depression in women treated with breat cancer adjuvant chemotherapy.  Supportive Care Cancer, 18(1),105-114. doi:10.1007/s00520-009-0636-0*

Wielgus, K.K., Berger, A. M. & Hertzog, M. (2009). Predictors of fatigue 30 days after completing anthracycline plus taxane adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer. Oncology Nursing Forum, 36(1), 38-48. *

Berger, A. M., Kuhn, BR, Farr, LA., Lynch, JC, Agrawal, S., Chamberlain, J., & Von Essen, SG. (2009). Behavioral therapy intervention trial to improve sleep quality and cancer-related fatigue. Psycho-Oncology 18(6), 633-646. *

Doorenbos, A., Berger, A. M., Brohard-Holbert, C., Kozachik, S., Varricchio, C., Wood, G., Mallory, G. & Eaton, L. (2008). Oncology Nursing Society putting evidence into practice resources: where are we now and what is next? Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 12(6), 965-70. *

Doorenbos, AZ., Berger, A. M., Brohard-Holbert, CB., Eaton, L., Kozachik, S., LoBiondo-Wood, G., Mallory, G., Rue, T. & Varricchio, C. (2008). 2008 ONS research priorities survey. Oncology Nursing Forum, 35(6), E100-107 *

Berger, A., Wielgus, K., Young-McCaughan, S., Fischer, P., Farr, L. & Lee, K. (2008 Apr 7).Methodological challenges when using actigraphy in clinical populations. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 36(2), 191-199 *.

Visovsky, C., Berger, A., Kosloski, K. & Kercher, K. (2008) Methodological challenges of symptom management research in recurrent cancer. Cancer Nursing, 31(3), 175-181.

Berger, A.M. & Mitchell, S. (2008). Modifying cancer-related fatigue By optimizing sleep quality. NCCN, 6(1), 3-13.

Berger, A.M. (2007). Understanding and treating cancer-related fatigue. [Peer commentary on the paper"Understanding and treating cancer-related fatigue" by A. Schwartz]. Oncology, 21 (11).

Berger, A.M., Farr, LA , Kuhn, BR, Fischer, P & Agrawal, S. (2007). Values of sleep/wake, activity/rest, circadian rhythms, and fatigue prior to adjuvant breast cancer chemotherapy. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 33 (4), 398-409. *

Berger, A.M., Neumark, D. & Chamberlain, J. (2007). Enhancing recruitment and retention in randomized clinical trials of cancer symptom management. Oncology Nursing Forum, 34(2), E17-E22 *.  

Garvin, K., Feschuk, C., Sharp, J. G., & Berger, A. (2007). Does the number or quality of pluripotent bone marrow stem cells decrease with age? Clinical Orthopedic Related Research, 46, 202-207.

Mock, V., Abernethy, A., Atkinson, A., Barsevick, A., Berger, A., Cella, D. et al., (2007). Cancer-related fatigue. Clinical practice guidelines in oncology ™. Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 5,(10), 1054-1078.

Page, M., Berger, A.M. & Johnson, L. (2006) Putting evidence into practice: evidence-based interventions for sleep-wake disturbances. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 10(6), 753-767. *

Berger, A., Sankaranarayanan, J. & Watanabe-Galloway, S. (2007). Current methodological approaches to the study of sleep disturbances and quality of life in adults with cancer: a systematic review. Psycho-Oncology. 16(5), 401-420. DOI: 10.1002/pon.1079*.

Berger, A.M. & Hobbs, B. (2006). Impact of shift work on the health and safety of nurses and patients. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 10(4), 465-471.

Byar, K., Berger, A.M., Bakken, S & Cetak, M. (2006). Impact of adjuvant breast cancer chemotherapy on fatigue, other symptoms, and quality of life. Oncology Nursing Forum, 33 (1), E18-E26.*

Berger, A.M., Parker, K., Young-McCaughan, S., Mallory, G., Barsevick, A., Beck, S., Carpenter, J., Carter, P., Farr, L., Hinds, P., Lee, K., Miaskowski, C., Mock, V., Hall, T. (2005). Sleep/wake disturbances in people with cancer and their caregivers: state of the science. Oncology Nursing Forum, 32(6), E98-E126. *

Berger, A.M., Berry , D., Christopher, K., Greene, A., Maliski, S., Swenson, K., Mallory, G. & Hoyt, D. (2005). Oncology Nursing Society Year 2004 research priorities survey. Oncology Nursing Forum, 32(2), 281-290. *

Berger, A.M. & Johnson, J. (2004). Measuring sleep: self report and/or actigraph. Sigma Theta Tau Online Journal.  Retrieved from

El-Banna, M., Berger, A.M., Farr, LA, Foxall, M., Friesth, B. & Schneider, E. (2004) Fatigue and depression in patients with lymphoma undergoing autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation. Oncology Nursing Forum, 31(5), 937-944.

Berger, A.M., VonEssen, S., Kuhn, B., Piper, B., Farr., L., Agrawal, S., Lynch, J. & Higginbotham, P. (2003). Adherence, sleep and fatigue outcomes after adjuvant breast cancer chemotherapy: results of a feasibility intervention study. Oncology Nursing Forum, 30(3), 513-22. *

Sorrentino, K., Berger, A.M., Wardian, S., & Pattrin, L. (2002). Using the Intranet to deliver patient education materials. Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing, 6(6), 354-357.

Berger, A.M., VonEssen, S., Kuhn, B., Piper, B., Farr. L., Agrawal, S., Lynch, J., & Higginbotham, P. (2002). Feasibility of a sleep intervention during adjuvant breast cancer chemotherapy. Oncology Nursing Forum, 29(10), 1431-1441.

Chapters in Books

Berger, A. M. & Matthews, E. E. (2017). Physical Activity for Promoting Sleep in Bernardo, L.M., & Becker, B.J. (Eds.). Integrating physical activity into cancer care: An evidence- based approach. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society, pg. 159-179. ISBN 978-1- 935864-91-2

Berger, A. M., Miller, J. N., Shade, M. (2015). Sleep Disorders. In D. Alberts, M. Liuria-Prevatt, S. Kha, & K. Weihs (Eds.), Supportive Cancer Care. DOI 0.1007/978-3-319-24814-1,ISBN 978-3-319- 24812-7.

Berger, A.M., Desaulniers, G., Matthews, E.E., Otte, J.L., & Page, M.S. (2014). Sleep wake disturbances. In M. Irwin & J.A. Johnson (Eds.) Putting evidence into practice: A pocket guide to cancer symptom management. (pp. 255-267), Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

Erickson, J. & Berger, A.M. (2014). Sleep-wake disturbances (2nd Ed.). In C. G. Brown (Ed.), A guide to oncology symptom management. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

Matthews, E. & Berger, A. (2014) Sleep Disturbances. In C. Yarboro & B. Holmes (Eds.) Cancer Symptom Management (4th Ed). Pp. 93-112. Boston: Jones & Bartlet

Berger, A. M. & Mitchell, S. A. (2011) Cancer-related fatigue and sleep-wake disturbances. In J. Lester & P. Schmitt (Eds). Personalized Approach to Cancer Survivorship (pp. 101-112)

Berger, A.M., & Mitchell, S.A. (2011). Cancer-Related Fatigue and Sleep-Wake Disturbances. In J. Lester & P. Schmitt (eds). Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship: Transdisciplinary approaches to personalized care (pp. 101-112). Pittsburgh: Oncology Nursing Society.

Page, M. & Berger, A. (2009). Sleep-Wake Disturbances. In Eaton L. & Tipton, J. (Eds.). Oncology Nursing Society Putting Evidence into Practice: Improving Oncology Patient Outcomes (pp.285-297). Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

Erickson, J. & Berger, A. (2009) Sleep-Wake Disturbances. In C. Brown, (Ed.), A Guide to Oncology Symptom Management (pp. 473-495). Oncology Nursing Society. Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society.

Berger, A. & Mitchell, S. (2009). Translating Research Findings into Practice and Policy. In J. Phillips & C. King. Advancing Oncology Nursing Science. Oncology Nursing Society, pp. 315-349

Berger, A.M., & Walker, S. (2003). Measuring Healthy Lifestyles. In M. Frank-Stromborg (Ed.), Instruments for clinical research 3rd edition.  Norwalk, CT :  Appleton & Lange, 401-416.