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    • Age and Gender Moderate the Impact of Early Palliative Care in Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 

      Nipp, Ryan D.; Greer, Joseph A.; El-Jawahri, Areej; Traeger, Lara; Gallagher, Emily R.; Park, Elyse R.; Jackson, Vicki A.; Pirl, William F.; Temel, Jennifer S. (AlphaMed Press, 2016)
      Background. Studies demonstrate that early palliative care (EPC) improves advanced cancer patients’ quality of life (QOL) and mood. However, it remains unclear whether the role of palliative care differs based upon patients’ ...
    • Use of Video to Facilitate End-of-Life Discussions With Patients With Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial 

      El-Jawahri, Areej Raed; Podgurski, Lisa M.; Eichler, April Fitzsimmons; Plotkin, Scott Randall; Temel, Jennifer Sue; Mitchell, Susan Lisa; Chang, Yu Chiao; Barry, Michael John; Volandes, Angelo (American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), 2010)
      Purpose To determine whether the use of a goals-of-care video to supplement a verbal description can improve end-of-life decision making for patients with cancer. Methods Fifty participants with malignant glioma ...