Vicki A Jackson

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Teaching communication skills using role-play: an experience-based guide for educators
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:775-80. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint "Having the right chemistry": a qualitative study of mentoring in academic medicine
    Vicki A Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Acad Med 78:328-34. 2003
  3. pmc A qualitative study of oncologists' approaches to end-of-life care
    Vicki A Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:893-906. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint "It was haunting...": physicians' descriptions of emotionally powerful patient deaths
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Founders 600, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Med 80:648-56. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and mortality in men with preexisting cerebrovascular disease
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1189-93. 2003
  6. doi request reprint The cultivation of prognostic awareness through the provision of early palliative care in the ambulatory setting: a communication guide
    Vicki A Jackson
    Division of Palliative Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA partners org
    J Palliat Med 16:894-900. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy use and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer
    Joseph A Greer
    Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Yawkey Building, Suite 9A, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:394-400. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Early palliative care in advanced lung cancer: a qualitative study
    Jaclyn Yoong
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:283-90. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Early palliative care for patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer
    Jennifer S Temel
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:733-42. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations among prognostic understanding, quality of life, and mood in patients with advanced cancer
    Areej El-Jawahri
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer 120:278-85. 2014

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Teaching communication skills using role-play: an experience-based guide for educators
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:775-80. 2011
    ..In this article we outline an approach to teaching communication skills to advanced learners through the use of different types of role-play, feedback, and debriefing...
  2. ncbi request reprint "Having the right chemistry": a qualitative study of mentoring in academic medicine
    Vicki A Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Acad Med 78:328-34. 2003
    ..Mentoring relationships are key to developing productive careers in academic medicine, but such alliances hold a certain "mystery."..
  3. pmc A qualitative study of oncologists' approaches to end-of-life care
    Vicki A Jackson
    Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:893-906. 2008
    ..To understand how oncologists provide care at the end of life, the emotions they experience in the provision of this care, and how caring for dying patients may impact job satisfaction and burnout...
  4. ncbi request reprint "It was haunting...": physicians' descriptions of emotionally powerful patient deaths
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Founders 600, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Med 80:648-56. 2005
    ..To understand the emotional experiences of physicians who care for dying patients and to identify educational opportunities for improving patient care and physician well-being...
  5. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and mortality in men with preexisting cerebrovascular disease
    Vicki A Jackson
    Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1189-93. 2003
    ..In counseling patients with a history of stroke, clinicians have limited information regarding the risks and benefits of alcohol consumption...
  6. doi request reprint The cultivation of prognostic awareness through the provision of early palliative care in the ambulatory setting: a communication guide
    Vicki A Jackson
    Division of Palliative Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA partners org
    J Palliat Med 16:894-900. 2013
    ..This approach can be used by both novice and more experienced palliative care clinicians...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy use and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer
    Joseph A Greer
    Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Yawkey Building, Suite 9A, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:394-400. 2012
    ..We sought to investigate whether early palliative care also affects the frequency and timing of chemotherapy use and hospice care for these patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Early palliative care in advanced lung cancer: a qualitative study
    Jaclyn Yoong
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:283-90. 2013
    ..During critical clinical time points, PC and oncologic care visits have distinct features that suggest a key role for PC involvement and enable oncologists to focus on cancer treatment and managing medical complications...
  9. doi request reprint Early palliative care for patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer
    Jennifer S Temel
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:733-42. 2010
    ..We examined the effect of introducing palliative care early after diagnosis on patient-reported outcomes and end-of-life care among ambulatory patients with newly diagnosed disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations among prognostic understanding, quality of life, and mood in patients with advanced cancer
    Areej El-Jawahri
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer 120:278-85. 2014
    ..The objectives of this study were to assess perceptions of prognosis and preferences for prognostic information among patients with advanced cancer and to explore the associations of prognostic understanding with QoL and mood...
  11. doi request reprint Aggressiveness of care in a prospective cohort of patients with advanced NSCLC
    Jennifer S Temel
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Cancer 113:826-33. 2008
    ..Optimal end of life care of patients with terminal cancer is poorly understood. In this study, the aggressiveness of care is described in a cohort of patients with newly diagnosed advanced nonsmall-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  12. doi request reprint Early integration of palliative care services with standard oncology care for patients with advanced cancer
    Joseph A Greer
    Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School, and Assistant in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
    CA Cancer J Clin 63:349-63. 2013
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  13. doi request reprint Longitudinal perceptions of prognosis and goals of therapy in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: results of a randomized study of early palliative care
    Jennifer S Temel
    Massachusetts GeneralHospital Cancer Center, 55 Fruit Street, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 29:2319-26. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to explore perceptions of prognosis and goals of therapy in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and to examine the effect of early palliative care on these views over time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Electronic prompt to improve outpatient code status documentation for patients with advanced lung cancer
    Jennifer S Temel
    Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:710-5. 2013
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  15. pmc Associations between end-of-life discussions, patient mental health, medical care near death, and caregiver bereavement adjustment
    Alexi A Wright
    Department of Medical Oncology and Center for Psycho Oncology and Palliative Care Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 550 Shields Warren, 44 Binney St, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 300:1665-73. 2008
    ..Talking about death can be difficult. Without evidence that end-of-life discussions improve patient outcomes, physicians must balance their desire to honor patient autonomy against a concern of inflicting psychological harm...
  16. ncbi request reprint A communication approach for oncologists: understanding patient coping and communicating about bad news, palliative care, and hospice
    Juliet Jacobsen
    Department of Medicine, Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 7:475-80. 2009
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  17. doi request reprint Misunderstandings about prognosis: an approach for palliative care consultants when the patient does not seem to understand what was said
    Juliet Jacobsen
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:91-5. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Development of a cognitive model for advance care planning discussions: results from a quality improvement initiative
    Juliet Jacobsen
    Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:331-6. 2011
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  19. ncbi request reprint Phase II study: integrated palliative care in newly diagnosed advanced non-small-cell lung cancer patients
    Jennifer S Temel
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:2377-82. 2007
    ..To assess the feasibility of early palliative care in the ambulatory setting in patients with newly diagnosed advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...