Alexia M Torke

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint African American patients' perspectives on medical decision making
    Alexia M Torke
    Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:525-30. 2004
  2. pmc A workshop to teach medical students communication skills and clinical knowledge about end-of-life care
    Alexia M Torke
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:540-4. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical care at the end of life: views of African American patients in an urban hospital
    Alexia M Torke
    Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:593-602. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The physician-surrogate relationship
    Alexia M Torke
    MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1117-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Rethinking the ethical framework for surrogate decision making: a qualitative study of physicians
    Alexia M Torke
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:110-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint African American patients' perspectives on medical decision making
    Alexia M Torke
    Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:525-30. 2004
    ..We sought to describe the perspectives of older African American patients in a primary care clinic as they consider a medical decision...
  2. pmc A workshop to teach medical students communication skills and clinical knowledge about end-of-life care
    Alexia M Torke
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:540-4. 2004
    ..By 6 months, many students reported applying these skills to patient care in a way they thought was effective...
  3. ncbi request reprint Medical care at the end of life: views of African American patients in an urban hospital
    Alexia M Torke
    Division of General Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:593-602. 2005
    ..Although one goal of end-of-life care is to honor the wishes and needs of patients, little research has been done to characterize what is important to seriously ill African American patients at the end of life...
  4. ncbi request reprint The physician-surrogate relationship
    Alexia M Torke
    MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1117-21. 2007
    ..We outline key issues affecting the physician-surrogate relationship and provide guidance for physicians who are making decisions with surrogates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rethinking the ethical framework for surrogate decision making: a qualitative study of physicians
    Alexia M Torke
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:110-9. 2008