Hayley Pessin

Summary

Affiliation: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of cognitive impairment in desire for hastened death: a study of patients with advanced AIDS
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:194-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical assessment of depression in terminally ill cancer patients: a practical guide
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Palliat Support Care 3:319-24. 2005
  3. pmc Burden and benefit of psychosocial research at the end of life
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:627-32. 2008
  4. pmc Pilot randomized controlled trial of individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1304-9. 2012
  5. pmc Impact of treatment for depression on desire for hastened death in patients with advanced AIDS
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Psychosomatics 51:98-105. 2010
  6. pmc Anxiety in terminally ill cancer patients
    Elissa Kolva
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:691-701. 2011
  7. pmc Meaning-centered group psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatryand Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:21-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Depression and IL-6 blood plasma concentrations in advanced cancer patients
    Colleen M Jacobson
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University NYSPI, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:64-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint On sinking and swimming: the dialectic of hope, hopelessness, and acceptance in terminal cancer
    Emily Sachs
    Psychology Department, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:121-7. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Desire for hastened death among patients with advanced AIDS
    Barry Rosenfeld
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:504-12. 2006

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of cognitive impairment in desire for hastened death: a study of patients with advanced AIDS
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:194-9. 2003
    ..Aggressive treatment of cognitive symptoms in the terminally ill is necessary in order to disentangle the various factors that may drive end-of-life treatment decisions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical assessment of depression in terminally ill cancer patients: a practical guide
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Palliat Support Care 3:319-24. 2005
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  3. pmc Burden and benefit of psychosocial research at the end of life
    Hayley Pessin
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:627-32. 2008
    ..This is particularly true when death and dying are the focus of research. Therefore, it is important to understand the specific ways psychosocial research could potentially harm or be helpful to participants...
  4. pmc Pilot randomized controlled trial of individual meaning-centered psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 641 Lexington Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10022, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1304-9. 2012
    ..We developed Individual Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy (IMCP) to address the need for brief interventions targeting spiritual well-being and meaning for patients with advanced cancer...
  5. pmc Impact of treatment for depression on desire for hastened death in patients with advanced AIDS
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Ave, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Psychosomatics 51:98-105. 2010
    ..Despite the development of multi-drug regimens for HIV, palliative care and quality-of-life issues in patients with advanced AIDS remain important areas of clinical investigation...
  6. pmc Anxiety in terminally ill cancer patients
    Elissa Kolva
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:691-701. 2011
    ..Anxiety in terminal cancer is linked to diminished quality of life, yet overall it is poorly understood with regard to prevalence and relationship to other aspects of psychological distress...
  7. pmc Meaning-centered group psychotherapy for patients with advanced cancer: a pilot randomized controlled trial
    William Breitbart
    Department of Psychiatryand Behavioral Sciences, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA
    Psychooncology 19:21-8. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Depression and IL-6 blood plasma concentrations in advanced cancer patients
    Colleen M Jacobson
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University NYSPI, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychosomatics 49:64-6. 2008
    ..Future studies focusing on the relationship between immune functioning and depression must be particularly vigilant regarding methodological issues...
  9. doi request reprint On sinking and swimming: the dialectic of hope, hopelessness, and acceptance in terminal cancer
    Emily Sachs
    Psychology Department, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 30:121-7. 2013
    ..Positive interpersonal relationships enhanced hope, and uncontrolled physical pain increased vulnerability to hopelessness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Desire for hastened death among patients with advanced AIDS
    Barry Rosenfeld
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:504-12. 2006
    ..Authors discuss the implications of these findings for palliative care practice and the assisted-suicide debate...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hopelessness at the end of life: the utility of the hopelessness scale with terminally ill cancer patients
    Jennifer G Abbey
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 11:173-83. 2006
    ..Moreover, we sought to identify and remove potentially problematic items in order to ascertain a "purer" index of hopelessness for this population...
  12. ncbi request reprint Belief in an afterlife, spiritual well-being and end-of-life despair in patients with advanced cancer
    Colleen McClain-Jacobson
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 26:484-6. 2004
    ..The authors concluded that spirituality has a much more powerful effect on psychological functioning than beliefs held about an afterlife. Treatment implications are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Decision-making capacity in elderly, terminally ill patients with cancer
    Brooke Myers Sorger
    Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Behav Sci Law 25:393-404. 2007
    ..g., age, race, or education) or clinical variables (depression or physical symptoms) and decision making. Implications for evaluating decision-making capacity are addressed...