Jan Gaertner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cancer pain management: what's new?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, 50924, Cologne, Germany
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 17:328. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Inpatient palliative care: a nationwide analysis
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Health Policy 109:311-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Drug interactions in palliative care--it's more than cytochrome P450
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Germany
    Palliat Med 26:813-25. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Early palliative care for patients with metastatic cancer
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Curr Opin Oncol 24:357-62. 2012
  5. pmc Palliative care consultation service and palliative care unit: why do we need both?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Oncologist 17:428-35. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Denying a patient's final will: public safety vs. medical confidentiality and patient autonomy
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:961-6. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Recommending early integration of palliative care - does it work?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital, Kerpener Strasse 62, 50937 Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 20:507-13. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pain and symptom management in palliative care]
    J Gaertner
    Universitätsklinikum Köln, Klinik und Poliklinik für Palliativmedizin, Koln, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 49:1097-103. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Standardizing integration of palliative care into comprehensive cancer therapy--a disease specific approach
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, 50924, Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 19:1037-43. 2011
  10. doi request reprint [Oncology and palliative medicine]
    J Gartner
    Zentrum für Palliativmedizin, Uniklinik Köln, Kerpener Straße 62, 50924, Koln
    Internist (Berl) 52:15-6, 18-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Cancer pain management: what's new?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, 50924, Cologne, Germany
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 17:328. 2013
    ..Specifically, the publication covers information on tapentadol, fixed oxycodone/naloxone combinations, rapid onset fentanyl, nabiximols, ketamine, denusomab, and specialized psychosocial interventions including early palliative care...
  2. doi request reprint Inpatient palliative care: a nationwide analysis
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Health Policy 109:311-8. 2013
    ..The implementation of palliative care (PC) is an important challenge for health policy makers. The primary aim of this study was to analyze the effects of inpatient PC for cancer patients in the last six months of life...
  3. doi request reprint Drug interactions in palliative care--it's more than cytochrome P450
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Germany
    Palliat Med 26:813-25. 2012
    ..This study aims to identify the combination of substances with high potential for drug interactions in a palliative care setting and to provide concise recommendations for physicians...
  4. doi request reprint Early palliative care for patients with metastatic cancer
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Curr Opin Oncol 24:357-62. 2012
    ..This review provides an overview about the recent findings and practical suggestions...
  5. pmc Palliative care consultation service and palliative care unit: why do we need both?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Oncologist 17:428-35. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Denying a patient's final will: public safety vs. medical confidentiality and patient autonomy
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:961-6. 2011
    ..Physicians should be able to professionally deal with such a conflict in all patients, not only in patients with advanced illness...
  7. doi request reprint Recommending early integration of palliative care - does it work?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital, Kerpener Strasse 62, 50937 Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 20:507-13. 2012
    ..The experience with this approach was assessed to identify shortcomings...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Pain and symptom management in palliative care]
    J Gaertner
    Universitätsklinikum Köln, Klinik und Poliklinik für Palliativmedizin, Koln, BRD
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 49:1097-103. 2006
    ..This review article describes the basics of cancer pain therapy and symptom management, which are based on the guidelines published by the World Health Organization (WHO)...
  9. doi request reprint Standardizing integration of palliative care into comprehensive cancer therapy--a disease specific approach
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, 50924, Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 19:1037-43. 2011
    ..Evaluation of the first 2 years of this approach revealed that this guideline was too vague to trigger EI...
  10. doi request reprint [Oncology and palliative medicine]
    J Gartner
    Zentrum für Palliativmedizin, Uniklinik Köln, Kerpener Straße 62, 50924, Koln
    Internist (Berl) 52:15-6, 18-9. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint [Palliative medicine and advanced incurable illness]
    J Gaertner
    Zentrum für Palliativmedizin, Uniklinik Köln, Kerpener Straße 62, 50924, Koln
    Internist (Berl) 52:20, 22-7. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Specifying WHO recommendation: moving toward disease-specific guidelines
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Palliat Med 13:1273-6. 2010
    ..In this context, initial PC should be delivered to the patient at the same place as specific treatment, which is the interdisciplinary outpatient unit of the Center of Integrated Oncology (CIO) or an oncological ward."..
  13. doi request reprint Implementing WHO recommendations for palliative care into routine lung cancer therapy: a feasibility project
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    J Palliat Med 13:727-32. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess, for patients with lung cancer, (a) at what point in the disease trajectory the patients were first provided PC and (b) whether - over one year - an earlier integration of PC could be achieved...
  14. doi request reprint Drug interactions in dying patients: a retrospective analysis of hospice inpatients in Germany
    Sebastian Frechen
    Department of Palliative Care, Cologne University Hospital, Cologne, Germany
    Drug Saf 35:745-58. 2012
    ..Patients at the end of life often receive numerous medications for symptom management. In contrast to all other clinical situations, the aim of pharmacotherapy is strictly focused on quality of life...
  15. pmc Differential palliative care issues in patients with primary and secondary brain tumours
    Christoph Ostgathe
    Centre for Palliative Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 18:1157-63. 2010
    ..Cancer may affect the central nervous system either by primary or secondary brain tumours (PBT/SBT). Specific needs of these patients and special requirements of services caring for them have not been adequately addressed so far...
  16. doi request reprint Pathophysiology and diagnosis of dyspnea in patients with advanced cancer
    Gudrun Pohl
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Medical Centre, Gottingen, Germany
    Wien Med Wochenschr 159:571-6. 2009
    ..These should be performed immediately to enable quick treatment decisions. In addition, self assessment of the intensity of dyspnea by the patient may help to assess patient's needs as soon as possible...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fentanyl for the relief of refractory breathlessness: a systematic review
    Steffen T Simon
    Center of Palliative Medicine and Clinical Trials Unit BMBF 01KN1106, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany Center for Integrated Oncology Cologne Bonn, University Hospital of Cologne, Cologne, Germany Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 46:874-86. 2013
    ..Although opioids are the only drug group with evidence for the symptomatic treatment of breathlessness, evidence about the efficacy of fentanyl for the relief of breathlessness is unknown...
  18. doi request reprint Early palliative care for patients with advanced cancer: how to make it work?
    Jan Gaertner
    Department of Palliative Care, University Medical Center, Freiburg, Germany
    Curr Opin Oncol 25:342-52. 2013
    ..This publication presents the available information about how to provide early palliative care for patients with advanced cancer...
  19. doi request reprint Cognitive failure in end of life
    Christoph Ostgathe
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital Cologne, Germany
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 2:187-91. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint 'Curative' treatments and palliative care: the lack of consensus
    Jan Gaertner
    aDepartment of Palliative Care, University Hospital Freiburg bComprehensive Cancer Center Ludwig Heilmeyer, Freiburg cCompetence Center Palliative Care KOMPACT, Baden Württemberg dDepartment of Palliative Care, University Hospital Cologne, Cologne eDepartment of Palliative Medicine, University Medical Center, Gottingen, Germany
    Curr Opin Oncol 26:380-4. 2014
    ..A survey was performed to assess whether authors who report about palliative treatments or palliative care share a common understanding of 'curative' treatments...