Rebecca D Pentz
Affiliation: Emory University
- Unmet needs of siblings of pediatric stem cell transplant recipientsRebecca D Pentz
Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia
Pediatrics 133:e1156-62. 2014..Formulating appropriate guidelines is hindered by the lack of prospective empirical evidence from families about the experience of siblings during typing and donation. Our aim was to provide these data...
- Therapeutic misconception, misestimation, and optimism in participants enrolled in phase 1 trialsRebecca D Pentz
Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
Cancer 118:4571-8. 2012..Important conceptual advances have been made in understanding concepts used to describe misunderstanding. However, a systematic, empirical evaluation of the frequency of misunderstanding incorporating recent developments is lacking...
- Shared decision-making in pediatric allogeneic blood and marrow transplantation: what if there is no decision to make?Rebecca D Pentz
Emory School of Medicine, 1365 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Oncologist 17:881-5. 2012..However, it is unclear what happens when collaborative language is used by physicians in clinical situations for which patients and parents/guardians believe there is no decision to be made...
- The ethical justification for minor sibling bone marrow donation: a case studyRebecca D Pentz
Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Oncologist 13:148-51. 2008..The basis of familial duties is complex, including such factors as the nature, intimacy, and history of the relationship and the specific risks and benefits to all involved. We examine each of these factors for our case study...
- Smoking and ethics: what are the duties of oncologists?Rebecca D Pentz
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Oncologist 15:987-93. 2010..Further, oncologists should work to ratify the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in their own country...
- Consulting communities when patients cannot consent: a multicenter study of community consultation for research in emergency settingsNeal W Dickert
1Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, and Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, GA 2Division of Cardiology, Emory Clinical Cardiovascular Research Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 3Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 4Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 5Berman Institute of Bioethics, School of Medicine, and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 6Division of Cardiology, Emory Clinical Cardiovascular Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA and Baptist Health South Florida, Center for Research Grants, Miami, FL 7Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University School of Medicine, Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC 8Department of Emergency Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 9Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Crit Care Med 42:272-80. 2014....
- Racial/ethnic diversity in children's oncology clinical trials: ten years laterMary Jo Lund
Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Cancer 115:3808-16. 2009..Whites, Hispanics, and adolescents are under-represented and black children are over-represented. This study identifies the current racial/ethnic/age/sex representation in pediatric (ages birth to 19 years) cancer treatment trials...
- Enrollment in research under exception from informed consent: the Patients' Experiences in Emergency Research (PEER) studyNeal W Dickert
Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 508, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States Electronic address
Resuscitation 84:1416-21. 2013..Resuscitation research requires an exception from informed consent (EFIC). Despite concerns that patients may find EFIC unacceptable, the views and experiences of patients enrolled in an EFIC study are largely unknown...
- Healthy sibling donation of G-CSF primed stem cells: a call for researchRebecca D Pentz
Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30327, USA
Pediatr Blood Cancer 46:407-8. 2006
- Patients' perceptions of complementary and alternative medicine in head and neck cancer: a qualitative, pilot study with clinical implicationsKristopher A Hendershot
1365 Clifton Road NE, Building B, Emory School of Medicine, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA Electronic address
Complement Ther Clin Pract 20:213-8. 2014..To describe head and neck cancer (HNC) patients' perceptions of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and their attitudes towards a discussion regarding CAM...
- Enrolling subjects by exception from consent versus proxy consent in trauma care researchDavid W Wright
Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Ann Emerg Med 51:355-60, 360.e1-3. 2008..The objective of this study is to compare the time required to enroll brain-injured trauma patients in a study with proxy consent versus exception from consent...
- Research on stored biological samples: views of African American and White American cancer patientsRebecca D Pentz
Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Am J Med Genet A 140:733-9. 2006..These findings support the recommendation to offer individuals a simplified consent with a one-time binary choice whether to provide biological samples for future research...
- ASCO core valuesRebecca D Pentz
Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
J Clin Oncol 24:5780-2. 2006
- Designing an ethical policy for bone marrow donation by minors and others lacking capacityRebecca D Pentz
University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, USA
Camb Q Healthc Ethics 13:149-55. 2004
- Involving children with cancer in decision-making about research participationSteven Joffe
Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, USA
J Pediatr 149:862-868. 2006
- Issues, both ethical and practical, in the development and conduct of chemoprevention trialsS Michael Sharp
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, USA
Curr Probl Cancer 28:186-200. 2004
- Study of the media's potential influence on prospective research participants' understanding of and motivations for participation in a high-profile phase I trialRebecca D Pentz
University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
J Clin Oncol 20:3785-91. 2002..To describe prospective participants' initial source of information about, understanding of, and motivation to participate in a phase I clinical trial of the antiangiogenesis agent human recombinant endostatin...