Sarah E Shannon

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Conversations in end-of-life care: communication tools for critical care practitioners
    Sarah E Shannon
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Box 357266, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 16:124-30. 2011
  2. pmc Integrating palliative and critical care: evaluation of a quality-improvement intervention
    J Randall Curtis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Box 359762, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:269-75. 2008
  3. pmc Effect of a quality-improvement intervention on end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: a randomized trial
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle Washington, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:348-55. 2011
  4. pmc Development and evaluation of an interprofessional communication intervention to improve family outcomes in the ICU
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1245-54. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Hospital variation and temporal trends in palliative and end-of-life care in the ICU
    Thomas W Decato
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1405-11. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Integrating palliative and critical care: description of an intervention
    Patsy D Treece
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S380-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities during family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit
    J Randall Curtis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359762, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:844-9. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: a randomized trial
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle2Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle
    JAMA 310:2271-81. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Family satisfaction with family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: increased proportion of family speech is associated with increased satisfaction
    Jonathan R McDonagh
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1484-8. 2004
  10. pmc Identifying elements of ICU care that families report as important but unsatisfactory: decision-making, control, and ICU atmosphere
    Tristan R Osborn
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Chest 142:1185-92. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Conversations in end-of-life care: communication tools for critical care practitioners
    Sarah E Shannon
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, Box 357266, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 16:124-30. 2011
    ..Critical care nurses may also benefit from learning communication tools that are more specific to end-of-life care...
  2. pmc Integrating palliative and critical care: evaluation of a quality-improvement intervention
    J Randall Curtis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Box 359762, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 178:269-75. 2008
    ..Palliative care in the intensive care unit (ICU) is an important focus for quality improvement...
  3. pmc Effect of a quality-improvement intervention on end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: a randomized trial
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle Washington, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 183:348-55. 2011
    ..Because of high mortality, end-of-life care is an important component of intensive care...
  4. pmc Development and evaluation of an interprofessional communication intervention to improve family outcomes in the ICU
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:1245-54. 2012
    ..This manuscript also reports some of the lessons that we have learned early in this study...
  5. doi request reprint Hospital variation and temporal trends in palliative and end-of-life care in the ICU
    Thomas W Decato
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 41:1405-11. 2013
    ..Recently, relatively high family satisfaction with ICU end-of-life care has prompted speculation that ICU palliative care has improved over time, but temporal trends have not been documented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Integrating palliative and critical care: description of an intervention
    Patsy D Treece
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Crit Care Med 34:S380-7. 2006
    ..Future reports will need to examine the ability of the interventions to improve outcomes of palliative care in the ICU...
  7. ncbi request reprint Missed opportunities during family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit
    J Randall Curtis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359762, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:844-9. 2005
    ..Improved communication with family members of critically ill patients can decrease the prolongation of dying in the intensive care unit (ICU), but few data exist to guide the conduct of this communication...
  8. doi request reprint Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: a randomized trial
    J Randall Curtis
    Harborview Medical Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle2Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle
    JAMA 310:2271-81. 2013
    ..Communication about end-of-life care is a core clinical skill. Simulation-based training improves skill acquisition, but effects on patient-reported outcomes are unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family satisfaction with family conferences about end-of-life care in the intensive care unit: increased proportion of family speech is associated with increased satisfaction
    Jonathan R McDonagh
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1484-8. 2004
    ..The hypothesis of this analysis was that increased proportion of family speech during ICU family conferences would be associated with increased family satisfaction...
  10. pmc Identifying elements of ICU care that families report as important but unsatisfactory: decision-making, control, and ICU atmosphere
    Tristan R Osborn
    Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Chest 142:1185-92. 2012
    ..The current study investigated the relationship between family satisfaction with ICU care and overall ratings of the quality of dying as a means of identifying targets for improving end-of-life experiences for patients and families...
  11. pmc Supporting hope and prognostic information: nurses' perspectives on their role when patients have life-limiting prognoses
    Lynn F Reinke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Health Services Research and Development, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:982-92. 2010
    ..Few studies have examined nurses' perspectives on their roles in meeting these patient and family needs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dying patients' need for emotional support and personalized care from physicians: perspectives of patients with terminal illness, families, and health care providers
    Marjorie D Wenrich
    School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:236-46. 2003
    ..Participants also identified intermediate and advanced levels of physician behavior that provide emotional and personal support...
  13. pmc Potential for response bias in family surveys about end-of-life care in the ICU
    Erin K Kross
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Chest 136:1496-502. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Interprofessional communication skills training for serious illness: evaluation of a small-group, simulated patient intervention
    Alison M Bays
    1 Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    J Palliat Med 17:159-66. 2014
    ..Improvement in communication skills did not vary by trainee characteristics. ..
  15. doi request reprint Transitions regarding palliative and end-of-life care in severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or advanced cancer: themes identified by patients, families, and clinicians
    Lynn F Reinke
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:601-9. 2008
    ..Patients may experience transitions in different ways than clinicians. No prior studies have examined this issue from patients', families', and clinicians' perspectives...
  16. ncbi request reprint Measuring intensive care nurses' perspectives on family-centered end-of-life care: evaluation of 3 questionnaires
    Lois Downey
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195, USA
    Am J Crit Care 15:568-79. 2006
    ..Attempts to improve end-of-life care increasingly focus on family-centered care, but few validated assessment tools exist...
  17. pmc Nurses' identification of important yet under-utilized end-of-life care skills for patients with life-limiting or terminal illnesses
    Lynn F Reinke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Health Services Research and Development, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:753-9. 2010
    ..This study was designed to identify nurses' perspectives on nursing skills that are important yet under-utilized in end-of-life care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physicians' interactions with health care teams and systems in the care of dying patients: perspectives of dying patients, family members, and health care professionals
    Jan D Carline
    Department of Medical Education and Biomedical Informatics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:19-28. 2003
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  19. doi request reprint A web-based team-oriented medical error communication assessment tool: development, preliminary reliability, validity, and user ratings
    Sara Kim
    Medical Education, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Teach Learn Med 23:68-77. 2011
    ..Web-based assessment using video content offers the possibility of reliable, valid, and cost-efficient means for measuring complex communication skills, including interprofessional communication...
  20. ncbi request reprint Disclosing errors to patients: perspectives of registered nurses
    Sarah E Shannon
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:5-12. 2009
    ..This study explored nurses' perspectives on disclosure of errors to patients and the organizational factors that influence disclosure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Studying communication about end-of-life care during the ICU family conference: development of a framework
    J Randall Curtis
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Crit Care 17:147-60. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop an understanding of the way this communication is currently conducted...
  22. ncbi request reprint Damage compounded or damage lessened? Disparate impact or the compromises of multiculturalism?
    Sarah E Shannon
    University of Washington, USA
    Am J Bioeth 6:27-8; discussion W30-2. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint The Ashley treatment: two viewpoints
    Sarah E Shannon
    Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 33:175-8. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Competent patients' refusal of nursing care
    Denise M Dudzinski
    Medical History and Ethics, Box 357120, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7120, USA
    Nurs Ethics 13:608-21. 2006
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