F Amos Bailey

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Death, organ transplantation and medical practice
    Thomas S Huddle
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 3:5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Preparation of residents for death pronouncement: a sensitive and supportive method
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham VAMC, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Palliat Support Care 3:107-14. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint "He got his last wishes": ways of knowing a loved one's end-of-life preferences and whether those preferences were honored
    Angelina R Wittich
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:113-24. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Opioid pain medication orders and administration in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:681-91. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Palliative care intervention for choice and use of opioids in the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham VA Medical Center GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:974-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying and responding to ethical and methodological issues in after-death interviews with next-of-kin
    Beverly R Williams
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 700 South 19th Street, 11 G, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Death Stud 32:197-236. 2008
  7. pmc Intervention to improve care at life's end in inpatient settings: the BEACON trial
    F Amos Bailey
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, 11G, 700 South 19th Street, Birmingham, AL, 35233, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:836-43. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Hospice emergency kit for veterans: a pilot study
    Alexandra E Leigh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:356-61. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Do-not-resuscitate orders in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:751-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving processes of hospital care during the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham VA Medical Center, GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1722-7. 2005

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Publications16

  1. pmc Death, organ transplantation and medical practice
    Thomas S Huddle
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 3:5. 2008
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  2. ncbi request reprint Preparation of residents for death pronouncement: a sensitive and supportive method
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham VAMC, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    Palliat Support Care 3:107-14. 2005
    ..To identify factors associated with internal medicine interns' self-assessed competency in death pronouncement and to evaluate the effectiveness of a 10-minute death pronouncement module and pocket card guidelines...
  3. ncbi request reprint "He got his last wishes": ways of knowing a loved one's end-of-life preferences and whether those preferences were honored
    Angelina R Wittich
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Clin Ethics 24:113-24. 2013
    ..The current study examined the ways that next of kin knew veterans' end-of-life preferences, and their ways of knowing whether those preferences were honored in Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) inpatient settings...
  4. doi request reprint Opioid pain medication orders and administration in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:681-91. 2012
    ..Most patients with serious and life-limiting illness experience pain at some point in the illness trajectory...
  5. ncbi request reprint Palliative care intervention for choice and use of opioids in the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham VA Medical Center GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:974-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of a multicomponent palliative care intervention on choice and use of opioid pain medications for symptom control for patients dying in an acute care inpatient setting...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying and responding to ethical and methodological issues in after-death interviews with next-of-kin
    Beverly R Williams
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 700 South 19th Street, 11 G, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Death Stud 32:197-236. 2008
    ..By deconstructing the research process from an ethical perspective and engaging in critical self-assessment, the authors aim to inform other researchers of potential problems involved in after-death research with next-of-kin...
  7. pmc Intervention to improve care at life's end in inpatient settings: the BEACON trial
    F Amos Bailey
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, 11G, 700 South 19th Street, Birmingham, AL, 35233, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:836-43. 2014
    ..Widespread implementation of palliative care treatment plans could reduce suffering in the last days of life by adopting best practices of traditionally home-based hospice care in inpatient settings...
  8. doi request reprint Hospice emergency kit for veterans: a pilot study
    Alexandra E Leigh
    Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:356-61. 2013
    ..Although the provision of hospice emergency kits (HEKs) by home hospice agencies is thought to be widespread, little is known about their use, safety, and impact...
  9. doi request reprint Do-not-resuscitate orders in the last days of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:751-9. 2012
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to describe the presence and timing of do-not-resuscitate (DNR) orders for imminently dying patients in VA Medical Centers, and to examine factors associated with these processes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Improving processes of hospital care during the last hours of life
    F Amos Bailey
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Birmingham VA Medical Center, GRECC 11G, 700 19th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1722-7. 2005
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Formative evaluation of a multi-component, education-based intervention to improve processes of end-of-life care
    Beverly R Williams
    a Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center GRECC, Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham VA Medical Center and School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 35:4-22. 2014
    ..Results will be used to inform ongoing and future clinical initiatives and optimize future implementation of education-based interventions to improve adoption of best practices for end-of-life care within acute care settings. ..
  12. pmc Disruptions in the organization of meal preparation and consumption among older cancer patients and their family caregivers
    Julie L Locher
    University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Psychooncology 19:967-74. 2010
    ..The purpose of this paper is to analyze the social organization of caring as gendered work as it relates to meal preparation and consumption activities surrounding older adult cancer patients and their caregivers...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Balm of Gilead Project: a demonstration project on end-of-life care for safety-net populations
    Elizabeth A Kvale
    Center for Palliative Care, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Universityof Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:486-93. 2004
    ..The Project's current status and future challenges are reviewed...
  14. doi request reprint A nationwide VA palliative care quality measure: the family assessment of treatment at the end of life
    David Casarett
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia VAMC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:68-75. 2008
    ..To evaluate the FATE (Family Assessment of Treatment at End of Life) Survey for use as a nationwide quality measure in the VA health care system...
  15. doi request reprint Do palliative consultations improve patient outcomes?
    David Casarett
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Department of Veterans Affairs, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:593-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether inpatient palliative consultation services improve outcomes of care...
  16. ncbi request reprint What about the trach? Tracheotomy removal as a palliative care maneuver
    Alfred J Newman
    Matthews Hematology Oncology Associates, Matthews, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:371-5. 2007
    ..They incurred no complications and exhibited improved functional status and decreased symptom burden. Tracheotomy removal is safe and beneficial in this patient subset and should be considered an alternative to prolonged tracheotomy...