Ruth L Lagman

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Common symptoms in advanced cancer
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M76 Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:237-55. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Managing cancer pain: frequently asked questions
    Raghava R Induru
    Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 78:449-64. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Constipation--not a mundane symptom
    Ruth L Lagman
    Clinical Service, The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:223-4. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Errors in opioid prescribing: a prospective survey in cancer pain
    Philip E Shaheen
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Taussig Cancer Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:702-11. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory function during parenteral opioid titration for cancer pain
    Bassam Estfan
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Palliat Med 21:81-6. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Opioid equianalgesic tables: are they all equally dangerous?
    Philip E Shaheen
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Department of Solid Tumor Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center Institute, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:409-17. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint All patient refined-diagnostic related group and case mix index in acute care palliative medicine
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Support Oncol 5:145-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The business of palliative medicine - part 5: service utilization in a comprehensive integrated program
    Bassam Estfan
    Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:211-8. 2007
  9. doi request reprint The business of palliative medicine--part 6: clinical operations in a comprehensive integrated program
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:75-81. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial benefits of acute inpatient palliative medicine: an inter-institutional comparative analysis by all patient refined-diagnosis related group and case mix index
    Mellar P Davis
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, OH, USA
    J Support Oncol 3:313-6. 2005

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Common symptoms in advanced cancer
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M76 Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 85:237-55. 2005
    ..Constipation should be treated with laxatives and stool softeners. Both should start with the first opioid dose...
  2. doi request reprint Managing cancer pain: frequently asked questions
    Raghava R Induru
    Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 78:449-64. 2011
    ..We discuss common questions faced by physicians in everyday practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Constipation--not a mundane symptom
    Ruth L Lagman
    Clinical Service, The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:223-4. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Errors in opioid prescribing: a prospective survey in cancer pain
    Philip E Shaheen
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Taussig Cancer Institute, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:702-11. 2010
    ..Cancer pain is debilitating and has multidimensional consequences. It can be treated adequately in up to 90% of patients by following pain management guidelines. Nevertheless, inadequate pain control remains a global problem...
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory function during parenteral opioid titration for cancer pain
    Bassam Estfan
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Palliat Med 21:81-6. 2007
    ..The primary outcome measure was to measure changes in end-tidal CO(2) (ET-CO(2)) during opioid titration to pain control...
  6. doi request reprint Opioid equianalgesic tables: are they all equally dangerous?
    Philip E Shaheen
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Department of Solid Tumor Oncology, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center Institute, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:409-17. 2009
    ..Current information in equianalgesic tables is confusing for physicians, and dangerous to the public...
  7. ncbi request reprint All patient refined-diagnostic related group and case mix index in acute care palliative medicine
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Support Oncol 5:145-9. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint The business of palliative medicine - part 5: service utilization in a comprehensive integrated program
    Bassam Estfan
    Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:211-8. 2007
    ..A comprehensive integrated palliative medicine program is necessary to fully meet the complex needs of those with advanced disease...
  9. doi request reprint The business of palliative medicine--part 6: clinical operations in a comprehensive integrated program
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:75-81. 2011
    ..Structured and seamless clinical operations are important to ensure the best delivery of high-quality medical care and continuity for those affected by life-limiting illness...
  10. ncbi request reprint The financial benefits of acute inpatient palliative medicine: an inter-institutional comparative analysis by all patient refined-diagnosis related group and case mix index
    Mellar P Davis
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, OH, USA
    J Support Oncol 3:313-6. 2005
    ..We conclude that an acute inpatient palliative medicine unit operating within a comprehensive integrated palliative medicine program is cost-effective in providing specialized care for people with advanced disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cancer symptom assessment instruments: a systematic review
    Jordanka Kirkova
    Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1459-73. 2006
    ..A variety of assessment instruments have been created to identify cancer symptoms. We reviewed systematically cancer symptom assessment instruments published in English...
  12. ncbi request reprint Opioid rotation in cancer patients: pros and cons
    Bassam Estfan
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, The Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 19:511-6; discussion 516-8, 521-3, 527-8. 2005
    ..Weighing the advantages and disadvantages is essential prior to making a decision about opioid rotation selection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Deaths in an academic medical center
    Ruth L Lagman
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine A World Heath Organization Demonstration Project, Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Center, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:1260-3. 2006
    ..Invasive procedures were common. Forty-five percent of the predeath patient days were spent in intensive care units. Palliative medicine was involved in the care of 20% of all the decedents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Managing nonmalignant chronic abdominal pain and malignant bowel obstruction
    Lesley K Bicanovsky
    The Harry R Horvitz Center for Palliative Medicine, Taussig Cancer Center, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, M76, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 35:131-42. 2006
    ..Decision making is based on reasonable expectations of survival, treatment-related success, performance status, and goals of care. Quality of life will be enhanced by appropriate symptom management...
  15. ncbi request reprint Palatable message? Change the language!
    Susan B Legrand
    J Palliat Med 9:10-1; author reply 15. 2006