Thomas E Finucane

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Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of funding and findings of pharmaceutical research at a meeting of a medical professional society
    Thomas E Finucane
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Med 117:842-5. 2004
  2. doi request reprint "Tight control" in geriatrics: the emperor wears a thong
    Thomas E Finucane
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1571-5. 2012
  3. pmc Physicians' attitudes about artificial feeding in older patients with severe cognitive impairment in Japan: a qualitative study
    Kaoruko Aita
    Department of Social Gerontology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Geriatr 7:22. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Should cholinesterase inhibitors be used to treat Alzheimer's disease?
    Thomas E Finucane
    Division of Geriatric Medicine at Johns Hopkins, The Johns Hopkins Bayview Care Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:118-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint When the mind goes inept
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Geriatric Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1312-3. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Tube feeding in dementia: how incentives undermine health care quality and patient safety
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:205-8. 2007
  7. pmc Planning for death but not serious future illness: qualitative study of housebound elderly patients
    Joseph A Carrese
    Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    BMJ 325:125. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Care of patients nearing death: another view
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:551-3. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning by or on behalf of peritoneal dialysis patients in long-term care
    John E Anderson
    Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Surgery, and Division of Geriatric Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:122-7. 2006
  10. pmc A tool to strengthen the older patient-companion partnership in primary care: results from a pilot study
    Jennifer L Wolff
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology and Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:312-9. 2014

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Association of funding and findings of pharmaceutical research at a meeting of a medical professional society
    Thomas E Finucane
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Med 117:842-5. 2004
    ..To evaluate the association between funding and findings of pharmaceutical research presented at an annual meeting of a medical professional society...
  2. doi request reprint "Tight control" in geriatrics: the emperor wears a thong
    Thomas E Finucane
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1571-5. 2012
    ..Although no benefit has been shown in elderly adults, some harms are clear, and others are likely...
  3. pmc Physicians' attitudes about artificial feeding in older patients with severe cognitive impairment in Japan: a qualitative study
    Kaoruko Aita
    Department of Social Gerontology, School of Health Sciences and Nursing, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 0033, Japan
    BMC Geriatr 7:22. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to identify and analyze factors related to the decision to provide ANH through percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (PEG) in older Japanese adults with severe cognitive impairment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Should cholinesterase inhibitors be used to treat Alzheimer's disease?
    Thomas E Finucane
    Division of Geriatric Medicine at Johns Hopkins, The Johns Hopkins Bayview Care Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:118-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint When the mind goes inept
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Geriatric Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:1312-3. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Tube feeding in dementia: how incentives undermine health care quality and patient safety
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:205-8. 2007
    ..Realigning incentives in these ways could, we believe, improve the quality of care, quality of life, and safety of these vulnerable individuals, likely with reduced costs of care...
  7. pmc Planning for death but not serious future illness: qualitative study of housebound elderly patients
    Joseph A Carrese
    Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University, and Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    BMJ 325:125. 2002
    ..To understand how elderly patients think about and approach future illness and the end of life...
  8. ncbi request reprint Care of patients nearing death: another view
    Thomas E Finucane
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, 5505 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:551-3. 2002
    ..A person whose near future necessarily contains all this will often need a trusted, unhurried companion, acting with gentle advocacy and humility. This paper offers perspective and suggestions to such companions/advocates...
  9. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning by or on behalf of peritoneal dialysis patients in long-term care
    John E Anderson
    Division of Renal Medicine, Department of Surgery, and Division of Geriatric Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:122-7. 2006
    ..Advance care planning (ACP) is recommended for dialysis patients, especially those living in long-term-care facilities. Factors influencing ACP and the effect of plans on outcome are incompletely studied...
  10. pmc A tool to strengthen the older patient-companion partnership in primary care: results from a pilot study
    Jennifer L Wolff
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Health, Behavior, and Society, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology and Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:312-9. 2014
    ..To determine the acceptability of a pre-consultation checklist for older adults who attend medical visits with an unpaid companion and to evaluate its effects on visit communication...
  11. pmc The unknown profession: a geriatrician
    Jean Y Campbell
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:447-9. 2013
    ..After all, if people do not know what a geriatrician is, how can they support the growth of geriatrics or seek care from us?..
  12. doi request reprint Gizmo idolatry
    Bruce Leff
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    JAMA 299:1830-2. 2008
  13. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and involuntary weight loss: a pilot study of an educational intervention for nursing home surveyors
    Joan C Chang
    The Johns Hopkins University Schools of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Baltimore, MD 21239, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:110-4. 2007
    ..To describe the knowledge and attitudes of nursing home (NH) surveyors before and after a brief educational intervention related to nutrition and involuntary weight loss in nursing home residents...
  14. doi request reprint More promotional rhetoric in research: the Maryland Assisted Living Study
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:185; author reply 1185-6. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint Another data/rhetoric mismatch on donepezil
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1831; author reply 1831-3. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Another advertisement for donepezil
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:843; author reply 845-6. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Memantine for patients with Alzheimer disease
    Thomas E Finucane
    JAMA 291:1695; author reply 1695. 2004
  18. ncbi request reprint Getting donepezil into the nursing home
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:133-4; author reply 134. 2003
  19. ncbi request reprint Drug therapy in Alzheimer's disease
    Thomas E Finucane
    N Engl J Med 351:1911-3; author reply 1911-3. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Cholinesterase inhibitors for Alzheimer disease
    Thomas E Finucane
    JAMA 289:2359; author reply 2360-1. 2003
  21. ncbi request reprint Yes, industry influence is excessive
    Amit A Shah
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas TX, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:1004-10; discussion 1014-20. 2007
  22. pmc NICE on dementia: Omitting donepezil is hardly a hardship
    Thomas E Finucane
    BMJ 335:954. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Cholinesterase inhibitors for Alzheimer's disease
    Thomas E Finucane
    Lancet 360:1332; author reply 1332-3. 2002
  24. doi request reprint Results, rhetoric, and randomized trials: the case of donepezil
    John R Gilstad
    Division of Internal Medicine, United States Naval Hospital Yokosuka, Yokosuka, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1556-62. 2008
    ..Data in the trials are highly consistent. This observation generates the hypothesis that rhetoric in vendor-supported published RCTs may promote vendors' products...
  25. ncbi request reprint The AGS' fondness for celecoxib
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1602; author reply 1602-3. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Delirium at the end of life
    Thomas E Finucane
    Ann Intern Med 137:295; author reply 295. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcers: guidelines and data
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:164; author reply 164. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint Frail older adults and palliative care
    Thomas E Finucane
    JAMA 297:1193-4; author reply 1194-5. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint Decision-making during grave illness: how to show respect for the person
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:278-9. 2004
  30. ncbi request reprint In response to Business and Research
    Thomas E Finucane
    Am J Med 118:801. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Advertising the new hypnotics
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:170; author reply 170-2. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Attempting resuscitation in nursing homes: cargo cult or resurrections?
    Thomas E Finucane
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:399-400. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Memories of loved ones about care at the end of life
    Carlos O Weiss
    JAMA 291:1445-6; author reply 1446. 2004
  34. ncbi request reprint Advance directives, due process, and medical futility
    Thomas E Finucane
    Ann Intern Med 140:403; author reply 404. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer disease: current concepts and emerging diagnostic and therapeutic strategies
    Thomas E Finucane
    Ann Intern Med 140:71. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint The promotion of gabapentin
    Thomas E Finucane
    Ann Intern Med 146:312-3; author reply 313-4. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint "Quality," nutrition, and pressure ulcers
    Thomas E Finucane
    Arch Intern Med 162:100. 2002