Original Articles in September’s JPSM

Categories: Featured and Research.

The Journal of Pain and Symptom Management is the official professional journal of National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. JPSM, published by Elsevier, is a highly respected journal in the field of hospice and palliative care with a readership that increasingly extends to the broader medical community.

Here are original articles in the September 2018 issue:

Prior Trauma Exposure and Serious Illness at End of Life: A National Study of Children in the U.S. Foster Care System From 2005 to 2015
Lisa C. Lindley, Elspeth M. Slayter.

Resource Use During the Last Six Months of Life Among COPD Patients: A Population-Level Study
Kristof Faes, Joachim Cohen, Lieven Annemans.

The Views of Homeless People and Health Care Professionals on Palliative Care and the Desirability of Setting Up a Consultation Service: A Focus Group Study
Hanna T. Klop, Sophie I. van Dongen, Anneke L. Francke, Anke J.E. de Veer, Judith A.C. Rietjens, Jaap R.G. Gootjes, Bregje D. Onwuteaka-Philipsen.

Language Used by Health Care Professionals to Describe Dying at an Acute Care Hospital
Kirsten Wentlandt, Philippe Toupin, Natalia Novosedlik, Lisa W. Le, Camilla Zimmermann, Ebru Kaya.

Characteristics and Outcomes of Psychology Referrals in a Palliative Care Department
Sujin Ann-Yi, Eduardo Bruera, Jimin Wu, Diane D. Liu, Monica Agosta, Janet L. Williams, Vishidha Reddy Balankari, Cindy L. Carmack.

Risk Factors Associated With Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea in the Week Before the Next Cycle and Impact of Nausea on Quality of Life Outcomes
Komal P. Singh, Kord M. Kober, Anand A. Dhruva, Elena Flowers, Steve M. Paul, Marilyn J. Hammer, Frances Cartwright, Fay Wright, Yvette P. Conley, Jon D. Levine, Christine Miaskowski.

Reframing Global Palliative Care Advocacy for the Sustainable Development Goal Era: A Qualitative Study of the Views of International Palliative Care Experts
Joseph Clark, Amy Barnes, Clare Gardiner.

Palliative Care Competencies and Readiness for Independent Practice: A Report on the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Review of the U.S. Medical Licensing Step Examinations
Elise C. Carey, Miguel Paniagua, Laura J. Morrison, Stacie K. Levine, Jeffrey C. Klick, Gary T. Buckholz, Joseph Rotella, Julie Bruno, Solomon Liao, Robert M. Arnold.

This is only part of the September 2018 content. Review the full table of contents on the JPSM website.

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