Nathan Goldstein

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of formal accusations of murder and euthanasia against physicians
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:334-9. 2012
  2. pmc Brief communication: Management of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in hospice: A nationwide survey
    Nathan Goldstein
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:296-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Palliative care for patients with head and neck cancer: "I would like a quick return to a normal lifestyle"
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    JAMA 299:1818-25. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Update in palliative medicine
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:135-40. 2008
  5. pmc "That's like an act of suicide" patients' attitudes toward deactivation of implantable defibrillators
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1070, One Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:7-12. 2008
  6. pmc "It's like crossing a bridge" complexities preventing physicians from discussing deactivation of implantable defibrillators at the end of life
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Trajectory of end-stage heart failure: the influence of technology and implications for policy change
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 49:10-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient communication about prognosis: the influence of race and financial status
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:998-1004. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of pain in older patients
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, Box 1070, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 54:157-64. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in end-of-life care
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:835-8. 2004

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Publications16

  1. pmc Prevalence of formal accusations of murder and euthanasia against physicians
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:334-9. 2012
    ..Little is known about how often physicians are formally accused of hastening patient deaths while practicing palliative care...
  2. pmc Brief communication: Management of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators in hospice: A nationwide survey
    Nathan Goldstein
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:296-9. 2010
    ..Communication about the deactivation of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) in patients near the end of life is rare...
  3. doi request reprint Palliative care for patients with head and neck cancer: "I would like a quick return to a normal lifestyle"
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    JAMA 299:1818-25. 2008
    ..By providing comprehensive care to patients with malignancies of the head and neck, clinicians can increase the likelihood that patients and their families will be able to obtain the best possible outcomes and quality of life...
  4. ncbi request reprint Update in palliative medicine
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:135-40. 2008
  5. pmc "That's like an act of suicide" patients' attitudes toward deactivation of implantable defibrillators
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1070, One Gustave Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:7-12. 2008
    ..To understand potential patient barriers to discussions about implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) deactivation in patients with advanced illness...
  6. pmc "It's like crossing a bridge" complexities preventing physicians from discussing deactivation of implantable defibrillators at the end of life
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:2-6. 2008
    ..To understand potential barriers to physician-initiated discussions about Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) deactivation in patients with advanced illness...
  7. ncbi request reprint Trajectory of end-stage heart failure: the influence of technology and implications for policy change
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 49:10-8. 2006
    ..Only by reexamining our health care spending priorities can we create a sustainable care system that allows patients to live both long and comfortably, reaching a balance that serves them and their communities well...
  8. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient communication about prognosis: the influence of race and financial status
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:998-1004. 2005
    ..Although many studies have documented problems in communication between physicians and patients, few have focused on discussions regarding prognosis among community dwelling patients with terminal illness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of pain in older patients
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, Box 1070, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 54:157-64. 2005
    ..This article explores the basic concepts of pain control with a focus on older patients with cancer and highlights issues clinicians should consider when treating these individuals...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of implantable cardioverter defibrillators in end-of-life care
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:835-8. 2004
    ..Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) can prevent premature death from an arrhythmia but may also prolong the dying process and make it more distressing...
  11. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with caregiver burden among caregivers of terminally ill patients with cancer
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:38-43. 2004
    ..To identify factors associated with caregiver burden among those caring for terminally ill patients with cancer...
  12. pmc Impact of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator recalls on patients' anxiety, depression, and quality of life
    Manish Undavia
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 31:1411-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the association between ICD recalls and patients' anxiety, depression, and quality of life...
  13. pmc Titrating guidance: a model to guide physicians in assisting patients and family members who are facing complex decisions
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale, Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1733-9. 2008
    ..This model can help improve patient-physician communication and decision making so that complex and difficult decisions can be turned into ones that yield to medical expertise, good communication, and personal caring...
  14. ncbi request reprint The intersection between geriatrics and palliative care: a call for a new research agenda
    Nathan E Goldstein
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1593-8. 2005
    ..This article discusses specific methods to improve the current situation within each of these seven areas...
  15. ncbi request reprint The 107th Congress' legislative proposals concerning end-of-life care
    Nathan E Goldstein
    The Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:819-27. 2002
    ..This project reviews the legislation proposed in the 107th Congress (2001-2002) related to improving end-of-life care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning for fatal chronic illness: avoiding commonplace errors and unwarranted suffering
    Joanne Lynn
    Center for Palliative Care Studies, The Washington Home Center for Palliative Care Studies and RAND Health, Washington, DC 20016, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:812-8. 2003
    ..Reliable improvement will also require making it unacceptable for clinicians to fail to plan ahead for care during fatal chronic illness...

Research Grants2

  1. Decision Making in Patients with Cardiac Defibrillators
    Nathan Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Goldstein to secure R01 level funding to create a decision tool to support timely and appropriate ICD deactivation in order to reduce the frequency of shocks in dying patients. ..