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Examination of referral criteria for outpatient palliative care among patients with advanced cancer

Hui, D., Anderson, L., Tang, M., Park, M., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2020, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 28, 1, p. 295-301 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Care
Palliative Care
Referral and Consultation
Neoplasms
Consensus

Inter-rater reliability in performance status assessment among healthcare professionals: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis

Chow, R., Bruera, E., Temel, J. S., Krishnan, M., Im, J. & Lock, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Supportive Care in Cancer.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Karnofsky Performance Status
Meta-Analysis
Delivery of Health Care
Patient Care Team
Hospices
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Parents
Neoplasms
Pain

Predicting survival in patients with advanced cancer in the last weeks of life: How accurate are prognostic models compared to clinicians’ estimates?

Hui, D., Ross, J., Park, M., Dev, R., Vidal, M., Liu, D., Paiva, C. E. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2020, In : Palliative Medicine. 34, 1, p. 126-133 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Survival
Neoplasms
Palliative Care
ROC Curve
Area Under Curve
2019
Open Access
Hot Flashes
Chinese Traditional Medicine
Acupuncture
Neoplasms
Acupuncture Therapy

A review of cachexia: A tribute to Ken Fearon

Davis, M. P. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Annals of Palliative Medicine. 8, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Cachexia
1 Citation (Scopus)

Association between frailty syndrome and survival in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma

Ngo-Huang, A., Holmes, H. M., des Bordes, J. K. A., Parker, N. H., Fogelman, D., Petzel, M. Q. B., Song, J., Bruera, E. & Katz, M. H. G., Jun 2019, In : Cancer medicine. 8, 6, p. 2867-2876 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Adenocarcinoma
Survival
Comorbidity
Weight Loss
Hand Strength

Association Between Plasma Brain Natriuretic Peptide and Overall Survival in Patients With Advanced Cancer: Preliminary Findings

Hui, D., Naberhuis, J., Dibaj, S., Naqvi, M., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Sep 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 58, 3, p. 465-471 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brain Natriuretic Peptide
Atrial Natriuretic Factor
Survival
Neoplasms
Heart Failure

Association between tobacco use, pain expression, and coping strategies among patients with advanced cancer

Dev, R., Kim, Y. J., Reddy, A., Hui, D., Tanco, K., Liu, D., Park, M., Williams, J., Carmack, C. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Cancer. 125, 1, p. 153-160 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tobacco Use
Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Neoplasms
Morphine
1 Citation (Scopus)
Rehabilitation
Neoplasms
Education
Surveys and Questionnaires
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
2 Citations (Scopus)
Methadone
Palliative Care
Pediatrics
Physicians
Hospices
2 Citations (Scopus)

Attitudes and Beliefs about Medical Usefulness and Legalization of Marijuana among Cancer Patients in a Legalized and a Nonlegalized State

Tanco, K., Dumlao, D., Kreis, R., Nguyen, K., Dibaj, S., Liu, D., Marupakula, V., Shaikh, A., Baile, W. & Bruera, E., Oct 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 10, p. 1213-1220 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Medical Marijuana
Cannabis
Neoplasms
Palliative Care
Anxiety
Fentanyl
Dyspnea
Randomized Controlled Trials
Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Balancing opioid analgesia with the risk of nonmedical opioid use in patients with cancer

Arthur, J. A. & Bruera, E., Apr 1 2019, In : Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology. 16, 4, p. 213-226 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Analgesia
Opioid Analgesics
Neoplasms
Universal Precautions
Drug Prescriptions
Venous Thrombosis
Doppler Ultrasonography
Inpatients
Rehabilitation
Neoplasms

Challenges to Opioid Prescription Access among Patients with Advanced Cancer

Vidal, M., Reddy, A. S., Rodriguez, E. M., Park, M., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 2, p. 121-122 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Neoplasms

Changes in the Care Setting of First Consults to Palliative and Supportive Care Over a Seven-Year Period

Prado, B. L., Haider, A., Naqvi, S., Pestana, R. C., Williams, J. L., Dibaj, S., Liu, D., Allo, J., De La Cruz, V. & Bruera, E., Jan 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 57, 1, p. 86-92 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Intensive Care Units
Inpatients
Ambulatory Care
Neoplasms

Concurrent use of opioids with benzodiazepines or nonbenzodiazepine sedatives among patients with cancer referred to an outpatient palliative care clinic

Haider, A., Azhar, A., Nguyen, K., Dev, R., Naqvi, S. M. A., Naqvi, S. M. A., Edwards, T., Reddy, A., Dalal, S., Tanco, K. C., Arthur, J., Williams, J. L., Park, M., Liu, D. D., Dibaj, S. S. & Bruera, E., Dec 15 2019, In : Cancer. 125, 24, p. 4525-4531 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Care
Hypnotics and Sedatives
Benzodiazepines
Palliative Care
Opioid Analgesics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Corrected QT Interval Prolongation in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients on Methadone for Cancer-Related Pain

Madden, K., Jo, E., Williams, J. L., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Oct 1 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 58, 4, p. 678-684 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methadone
Young Adult
Pediatrics
Torsades de Pointes
Electrocardiography

Correction to: Enteral and parenteral nutrition in cancer patients, a comparison of complication rates: an updated systematic review and (cumulative) meta-analysis (Supportive Care in Cancer, (2020), 28, 3, (979-1010), 10.1007/s00520-019-05145-w)

Chow, R., Bruera, E., Arends, J., Walsh, D., Strasser, F., Isenring, E., Del Fabbro, E. G., Molassiotis, A., Krishnan, M., Chiu, L., Chiu, N., Chan, S., Tang, T. Y., Lam, H., Lock, M. & DeAngelis, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 28, 3, p. 1011-1029 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
Parenteral Nutrition
Enteral Nutrition
Meta-Analysis
Neoplasms
Sleep Stages
Palliative Care
Publications
Emotions
Neoplasms
2 Citations (Scopus)

Couples’ symptom burden in oncology care: perception of self and the other

Lopez, G., Milbury, K., Chen, M., Li, Y., Bruera, E. & Cohen, L., Jan 1 2019, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 27, 1, p. 139-145 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Symptom Assessment
Caregivers
Mental Health
Thorax
3 Citations (Scopus)
Yoga
Caregivers
Radiotherapy
Thorax
Randomized Controlled Trials

Early versus delayed palliative/supportive care in advanced cancer: An observational study

Bandieri, E., Banchelli, F., Artioli, F., Mucciarini, C., Razzini, G., Cruciani, M., Potenza, L., D'Amico, R., Efficace, F., Bruera, E. & Luppi, M., Jan 1 2019, In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Observational Studies
Neoplasms
Symptom Assessment
Italy

Enteral and parenteral nutrition in cancer patients, a comparison of complication rates: an updated systematic review and (cumulative) meta-analysis

Chow, R., Bruera, E., Arends, J., Walsh, D., Strasser, F., Isenring, E., Del Fabbro, E. G., Molassiotis, A., Krishnan, M., Chiu, L., Chiu, N., Chan, S., Tang, T. Y., Lam, H., Lock, M. & DeAngelis, C., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 28, 3, p. 979-1010 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Parenteral Nutrition
Enteral Nutrition
Publications
Meta-Analysis
Weight Loss

Explicit prognostic disclosure to Asian women with breast cancer: A randomized, scripted video-vignette study (J-SUPPORT1601)

Mori, M., Fujimori, M., van Vliet, L. M., Yamaguchi, T., Shimizu, C., Kinoshita, T., Morishita-Kawahara, M., Inoue, A., Inoguchi, H., Matsuoka, Y., Bruera, E., Morita, T. & Uchitomi, Y., Oct 1 2019, In : Cancer. 125, 19, p. 3320-3329 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Disclosure
Breast Neoplasms
Anxiety
Advance Care Planning
Communication
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploratory Study of Low Resolution Electromagnetic Tomography (LORETA) Real-Time Z-Score Feedback in the Treatment of Pain in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer

Prinsloo, S., Rosenthal, D., Lyle, R., Garcia, S. M., Gabel-Zepeda, S., Cannon, R., Bruera, E. & Cohen, L., Mar 30 2019, In : Brain Topography. 32, 2, p. 283-285 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electromagnetic Phenomena
Head and Neck Neoplasms
Radiotherapy
Tomography
Pain

Extension for community healthcare outcomes-palliative care in Africa program: Improving access to quality palliative care

Yennurajalingam, S., Amos, C. E., Weru, J., Addo Opare-Lokko, E. B. V. N. D., Arthur, J. A., Nguyen, K., Soyannwo, O., Chidebe, R. C. W., Williams, J. L., Lu, Z., Baker, E., Arora, S., Bruera, E. & Reddy, S., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Global Oncology. 2019, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Community Health Services
Quality of Health Care
Palliative Care
Africa South of the Sahara
Zambia
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fan Therapy for the Treatment of Dyspnea in Adults: A Systematic Review

Qian, Y., Wu, Y., Rozman de Moraes, A., Yi, X., Geng, Y., Dibaj, S., Liu, D., Naberhuis, J. & Bruera, E., Sep 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 58, 3, p. 481-486 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dyspnea
Therapeutics
Respiration
Randomized Controlled Trials
Bibliography
1 Citation (Scopus)
Sleep Stages
Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders
Symptom Assessment
Anxiety
Odds Ratio

Frequency and characteristics of recommendations from interdisciplinary outpatient cancer rehabilitation monthly team meetings

Tennison, J. M., Ngo-Huang, A. T., Fu, J., Hill, A. E., Dibaj, S. S. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2019, In : PM and R. 11, 3, p. 252-257 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Outpatients
Rehabilitation
Neoplasms
Guidelines
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)

Frequency of Concomitant Use of Opioids and Psychoactive Medications Among Cancer Patients Referred to Outpatient Palliative Care

Azhar, A., Haider, A., Ali Naqvi, S. M., Wong, A. N., Dibaj, S. S., Liu, D. D., Williams, J. L. & Bruera, E., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 57, 6, p. e7-e10

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Ambulatory Care
Palliative Care
Opioid Analgesics
Neoplasms

Home-Based Exercise Prehabilitation During Preoperative Treatment for Pancreatic Cancer Is Associated With Improvement in Physical Function and Quality of Life

Ngo-Huang, A., Parker, N. H., Bruera, E., Lee, R. E., Simpson, R., O’Connor, D. P., Petzel, M. Q. B., Fontillas, R. C., Schadler, K., Xiao, L., Wang, X., Fogelman, D., Sahai, S. K., Lee, J. E., Basen-Engquist, K. & Katz, M. H. G., Jan 1 2019, In : Integrative cancer therapies. 18

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Quality of Life
Exercise
Therapeutics
Light
Carboplatin
Ovarian Neoplasms
Drug Therapy
Survival
Magnesium
2 Citations (Scopus)

Implications of the Parenteral Opioid Shortage for Prescription Patterns and Pain Control among Hospitalized Patients with Cancer Referred to Palliative Care

Haider, A., Qian, Y., Lu, Z., Naqvi, S., Zhuang, A., Reddy, A. S., Dalal, S., Arthur, J. A., Tanco, K. C., Dev, R., Williams, J., Wu, J., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Jun 1 2019, In : JAMA Oncology. 5, 6, p. 841-846 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Pain
Neoplasms

Inequalities in Financial Distress, Symptoms, and Quality of Life Among Patients with Advanced Cancer in France and the U.S.

Barbaret, C., Delgado-Guay, M. O., Sanchez, S., Brosse, C., Ruer, M., Rhondali, W., Monsarrat, L., Michaud, P., Schott, A. M., Bruera, E. & Filbet, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Oncologist. 24, 8, p. 1121-1127 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

France
Quality of Life
Neoplasms
Neoplasm Metastasis
Delivery of Health Care
Hematology
Palliative Care
Medical Oncology
Education
Neoplasms

Inter-rater reliability in performance status assessment between clinicians and patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Chow, R., Zimmermann, C., Bruera, E., Temel, J., Im, J. & Lock, M., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Meta-Analysis
Karnofsky Performance Status
MEDLINE
Sample Size
Clinical Trials

Introducing psychology services to advanced cancer patients: A randomized double-blind trial

Ann-Yi, S., Tanco, K., Carmack, C. L., Liu, D. D., Bansal, S., Williams, J., Lim, K. H. & Bruera, E., Oct 1 2019, In : Psycho-oncology. 28, 10, p. 1978-1986 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychology
Neoplasms
Physicians
Caregivers
Patient Preference

Meaning in life in patients with advanced cancer: a multinational study

Gravier, A. L., Shamieh, O., Paiva, C. E., Perez-Cruz, P. E., Muckaden, M. A., Park, M., Bruera, E. & Hui, D., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Supportive Care in Cancer.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neoplasms
Pain
Depression
Sleep Stages
Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders

Minimally Invasive Cordotomy for Refractory Cancer Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Viswanathan, A., Vedantam, A., Hess, K. R., Ochoa, J., Dougherty, P. M., Reddy, A. S., Koyyalagunta, D., Reddy, S. & Bruera, E., Jul 2019, In : Oncologist. 24, 7, p. e590-e596

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cordotomy
Intractable Pain
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pain
Palliative Care

Palliative care for patients with opioid misuse

Hui, D., Arthur, J. A. & Bruera, E., Feb 5 2019, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 321, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Palliative Care
Opioid Analgesics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Palliative care referral and associated outcomes among patients with cancer in the last 2 weeks of life

Ledoux, M., Rhondali, W., Lafumas, V., Berthiller, J., Teissere, M., Piegay, C., Couray-Targe, S., Schott, A. M., Bruera, E. & Filbet, M., Mar 1 2019, In : BMJ supportive & palliative care. 9, 1, p. e16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palliative Care
Referral and Consultation
Neoplasms
Logistic Models
Hematology
Patient Education
Medical Education
Caregivers
Publications
Patient Care

Patient Patterns and Perspectives on Using Opioid Regimens for Chronic Cancer Pain

Wright, E. M., El-Jawahri, A., Temel, J. S., Carr, A., Safren, S. A., Park, E. R., Pirl, W. F., Bruera, E. & Traeger, L., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 57, 6, p. 1062-1070 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chronic Pain
Opioid Analgesics
Cancer Pain
Appointments and Schedules
Interviews

Patients' Perspective of Timeliness and Usefulness of an Outpatient Supportive Care Referral at a Comprehensive Cancer Center

Wong, A., Vidal, M., Prado, B., Hui, D., Epner, M., Balankari, V. R., De La Cruz, V. J., Cantu, H. P., Zapata, K. P., Liu, D. D., Williams, J. L., Lim, T. & Bruera, E., Aug 2019, In : Journal of pain and symptom management. 58, 2, p. 275-281 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ambulatory Care
Referral and Consultation
Neoplasms
Survival
Sleep Stages

Patterns of opioid prescription, use, and costs among patients with advanced cancer and inpatient palliative care between 2008 and 2014

Yennurajalingam, S., Lu, Z., Reddy, S. K., Rodriguez, E. M. C., Nguyen, K., Waletich-Flemming, M. J., Lim, K. H., Memon, A., Nguyen, N. N., Rofheart, K. W., Wang, G., Barla, S. R., Wu, J., Williams, J. L. & Bruera, E., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of oncology practice. 15, 1, p. E74-E83

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Palliative Care
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Inpatients
Costs and Cost Analysis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Phase Angle and the Diagnosis of Impending Death in Patients with Advanced Cancer: Preliminary Findings

Hui, D., Moore, J., Park, M., Liu, D. & Bruera, E., Jun 2019, In : Oncologist. 24, 6, p. e365-e373

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Edema
Neoplasms
Survival
Palliative Care
Confidence Intervals