R Sean Morrison

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between pain and opioid analgesics on the development of delirium following hip fracture
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:76-81. 2003
  2. pmc Impact of hospice disenrollment on health care use and medicare expenditures for patients with cancer
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4371-5. 2010
  3. pmc Preoperative status and risk of complications in patients with hip fracture
    Mary Ann McLaughlin
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:219-25. 2006
  4. pmc Disability and decline in physical function associated with hospital use at end of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:794-800. 2012
  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. doi request reprint Determinants of medical expenditures in the last 6 months of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:235-42. 2011
  7. pmc Quality of palliative care at US hospices: results of a national survey
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Med Care 49:803-9. 2011
  8. pmc Communication about chronic critical illness
    Judith E Nelson
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2509-15. 2007
  9. pmc Does palliative care improve quality? A survey of bereaved family members
    Laura P Gelfman
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:22-8. 2008
  10. pmc Effect of inpatient quality of care on functional outcomes in patients with hip fracture
    Albert L Siu
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Med Care 44:862-9. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between pain and opioid analgesics on the development of delirium following hip fracture
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:76-81. 2003
    ..This study was performed to examine the relationship among pain, analgesics, and other factors on delirium in hip fracture patients...
  2. pmc Impact of hospice disenrollment on health care use and medicare expenditures for patients with cancer
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:4371-5. 2010
    ..However, 11% to 15% of hospice users disenroll from hospice, and little is known about their health care use and Medicare expenditures...
  3. pmc Preoperative status and risk of complications in patients with hip fracture
    Mary Ann McLaughlin
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:219-25. 2006
    ..Our objective was to identify potentially modifiable clinical findings that should be considered in decisions about the timing of surgery...
  4. pmc Disability and decline in physical function associated with hospital use at end of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:794-800. 2012
    ..Hospital use near the end of life is often undesirable to patients, represents considerable Medicare cost, and varies widely across regions...
  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. doi request reprint Determinants of medical expenditures in the last 6 months of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:235-42. 2011
    ..End-of-life medical expenditures exceed costs of care during other years, vary across regions, and are likely to be unsustainable. Identifying determinants of expenditure variation may reveal opportunities for reducing costs...
  7. pmc Quality of palliative care at US hospices: results of a national survey
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Med Care 49:803-9. 2011
    ..This study reports the first national data regarding hospices' self-reported implementation of the NQF preferred practices and identifies hospice characteristics associated with more comprehensive implementation...
  8. pmc Communication about chronic critical illness
    Judith E Nelson
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:2509-15. 2007
    ..Our objective was to investigate the informational needs of patients with chronic critical illness and their families and the extent to which these needs are met...
  9. pmc Does palliative care improve quality? A survey of bereaved family members
    Laura P Gelfman
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:22-8. 2008
    ..Palliative care offers a unique approach by integrating the needs of the family into the care of the patient...
  10. pmc Effect of inpatient quality of care on functional outcomes in patients with hip fracture
    Albert L Siu
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Med Care 44:862-9. 2006
    ..We sought to examine the relationship between functional outcome and process of care for patients with hip fracture...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of age with analgesic use for back and joint disorders in outpatient settings
    Alex D Federman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:306-15. 2006
    ..Elderly patients, in particular, have disproportionately low rates of adequate pain control compared with younger patients...
  12. pmc Improving the management of pain in hospitalized adults
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1033-9. 2006
    ..Pain is a major quality issue. The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a series of interventions on pain management...
  13. pmc A novel interdisciplinary analgesic program reduces pain and improves function in older adults after orthopedic surgery
    R Sean Morrison
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:1-10. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of a multicomponent intervention on pain and function after orthopedic surgery...
  14. ncbi request reprint Brain dysfunction: another burden for the chronically critically ill
    Judith E Nelson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1993-9. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, no previous research has addressed brain dysfunction in the chronically critically ill, although this topic is important for medical decision making...
  15. ncbi request reprint The geriatric emergency department
    Ula Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, and Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1873-6. 2007
    ..The use of Geriatric Emergency Department Interventions, structural and process of care modifications addressing the special care needs of older patients, may help to address these challenges...
  16. ncbi request reprint The impact of post-operative pain on outcomes following hip fracture
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Box 1070, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Pain 103:303-11. 2003
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  17. pmc Characteristics of emergency department patients who receive a palliative care consultation
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:396-9. 2012
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  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with reductions in patients' analgesia at hospital discharge
    Carlton Moore
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:41-9. 2006
    ..To describe the patterns of opioid prescribing and the factors associated with reductions in the potency of patients' analgesic medications at the time of hospital discharge...
  20. doi request reprint The National Palliative Care Research Center and the Center to Advance Palliative Care: a partnership to improve care for persons with serious illness and their families
    R Sean Morrison
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 33:S126-31. 2011
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  21. ncbi request reprint National hospice survey results: for-profit status, community engagement, and service
    Melissa D Aldridge
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York
    JAMA Intern Med 174:500-6. 2014
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  22. pmc Association of timing of surgery for hip fracture and patient outcomes
    Gretchen M Orosz
    Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    JAMA 291:1738-43. 2004
    ..Previous studies of surgical timing in patients with hip fracture have yielded conflicting findings on mortality and have not focused on functional outcomes...
  23. doi request reprint Hospital administrators' views on barriers and opportunities to delivering palliative care in the emergency department
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 61:654-60. 2013
    ..We identify hospital-level factors from the administrative perspective that affect the availability and delivery of palliative care services in the emergency department (ED)...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint When critical illness becomes chronic: informational needs of patients and families
    Judith E Nelson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Crit Care 20:79-89. 2005
    ..In this qualitative study, we investigated what information is relevant and important for clinician-patient/family communication when critical illness becomes chronic, as indicated by tracheotomy for prolonged mechanical ventilation...
  26. doi request reprint Regulating palliative care: the case of hospice
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:107-16. 2008
    ..It provides valuable insights regarding the potential role of regulation in standardizing the quality of palliative care across the increasingly diverse palliative care programs developing outside of hospice...
  27. doi request reprint Palliative care consultation teams cut hospital costs for Medicaid beneficiaries
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York City, NY, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:454-63. 2011
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  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint Cost savings associated with US hospital palliative care consultation programs
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1070, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1783-90. 2008
    ..Hospital palliative care consultation teams have been shown to improve care for adults with serious illness. This study examined the effect of palliative care teams on hospital costs...
  30. pmc Variability in access to hospital palliative care in the United States
    Benjamin Goldsmith
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:1094-102. 2008
    ..Hospital palliative care programs provide high-quality, comprehensive care for seriously ill patients and their families...
  31. pmc The quality of emergency department pain care for older adult patients
    Ula Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:2122-8. 2010
    ..To determine whether there are differences in emergency department (ED) pain assessment and treatment for older and younger adults...
  32. pmc Hospice characteristics and the disenrollment of patients with cancer
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:2004-21. 2009
    ..To characterize the types of hospices with higher rates of patient disenrollment from the Medicare Hospice Benefit and the markets in which these hospices operate...
  33. pmc Geographic access to hospice in the United States
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1331-8. 2010
    ..We estimated the proportion of the population living in communities within 30 and 60 minutes driving time of a hospice...
  34. pmc Hospice care: what services do patients and their families receive?
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1672-90. 2007
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  35. pmc Early ambulation after hip fracture: effects on function and mortality
    Albert L Siu
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:766-71. 2006
    ..Few studies have examined the relationship between inpatient bed rest and functional outcomes. We examined how immobility is associated with function and mortality in patients with hip fracture...
  36. doi request reprint Does palliative care have a future in the emergency department? Discussions with attending emergency physicians
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 43:1-9. 2012
    ..Although traditionally delivered in the inpatient setting, emergency departments (EDs) are a new focus for palliative care consultation teams...
  37. pmc Palliative care needs of seriously ill, older adults presenting to the emergency department
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 17:1253-7. 2010
    ..The objective was to identify the palliative care needs of seriously ill, older adults in the emergency department (ED)...
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of emergency department crowding on the management of pain in older adults with hip fracture
    Ula Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:270-5. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of emergency department (ED) crowding on assessment and treatment of pain in older adults...
  39. ncbi request reprint Acceptability of severe pain among hospitalized adults
    Catherine L Maroney
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:443-50. 2004
    ..It is unclear why some hospitalized adults experiencing severe pain report that this degree of pain is acceptable to them...
  40. ncbi request reprint The symptom burden of chronic critical illness
    Judith E Nelson
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Crit Care Med 32:1527-34. 2004
    ..To assess self-reported symptom burden of chronic critical illness...
  41. pmc Resident perceptions of palliative care training in the emergency department
    Nicholas Meo
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:548-55. 2011
    ..To characterize the level of formal training and perceived educational needs in palliative care of emergency medicine (EM) residents...
  42. doi request reprint Determinants of treatment intensity for patients with serious illness: a new conceptual framework
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:807-13. 2010
    ..Specifically, end-of-life policy initiatives face the challenges of political feasibility, inaccurate prognostication, and gaps in the existing literature...
  43. pmc Emergency department-initiated palliative care for advanced cancer patients: protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial
    Brandon Kandarian
    Department of Emergency Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital, 462 First Avenue, Room A345, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Trials 15:251. 2014
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  44. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Palliative care
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:2582-90. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Pain management in hospitalized cancer patients: a systematic review
    Gabrielle R Goldberg
    Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Samuel Bronfman Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:1792-801. 2007
    ..To assist cancer centers in improving pain management, we conducted a systematic review of institutional interventions designed to improve the assessment and treatment of pain in hospitalized cancer patients...
  46. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of procedural pain and discomfort
    Seth Resnick
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:646-51. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether this finding might be related to physicians' misperceptions about the burden of common hospital experiences and procedures...
  47. 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...
  48. ncbi request reprint Cost and utilization outcomes of patients receiving hospital-based palliative care consultation
    Joan D Penrod
    Program of Research in Serious Physical and Mental Illness, James J Peters VA Medical Center, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:855-60. 2006
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  49. doi request reprint Improving access to hospice care: informing the debate
    Melissa D A Carlson
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:438-43. 2008
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  50. ncbi request reprint Health care system factors affecting end-of-life care
    R Sean Morrison
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, and The Bronx NY Harbor Veterans Affairs Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:S79-87. 2005
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  51. ncbi request reprint Barriers to palliative care research for emergency department patients with advanced cancer
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY USA Email
    J Community Support Oncol 12:158-62. 2014
    ..Little is known about their willingness or ability to engage in palliative care research, although enrollment in clinical trials of other seriously ill ED patients—those with stroke, for example—has been shown to be feasible...
  52. doi request reprint Models of palliative care delivery in the United States
    R Sean Morrison
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 7:201-6. 2013
    ..To summarize the current United States healthcare system and describe current models of palliative care delivery...
  53. pmc An update: NIH research funding for palliative medicine 2006 to 2010
    Laura P Gelfman
    National Palliative Care Research Center and Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:125-9. 2013
    ..Palliative care clinical and educational programs are expanding to meet the needs of seriously ill patients and their families. Multiple reports call for an enhanced palliative care evidence base...
  54. pmc The palliative care model for emergency department patients with advanced illness
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:945-50. 2011
    ..g., intravenous fluids or pain medications) as well as immediate access to advanced diagnostic tests (e.g. computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Update in hospice and palliative care 2003
    Daniel Fischberg
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:574-8. 2004
  56. ncbi request reprint The growth of palliative care programs in United States hospitals
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Center to Advance Palliative Care, Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:1127-34. 2005
    ..Palliative care programs are becoming increasingly common in U.S. hospitals...
  57. ncbi request reprint High rates of advance care planning in New York City's elderly population
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2421-6. 2004
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated low rates of advance care planning (ACP), particularly among nonwhite populations, raising questions about the generalizability of this decision-making process...
  58. ncbi request reprint The effect of a social work intervention to enhance advance care planning documentation in the nursing home
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:290-4. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of a multicomponent advance care planning intervention directed at nursing home social workers on identification and documentation of preferences for medical treatments and on patient outcomes...
  59. ncbi request reprint Medication utilization in an urban homebound population
    Ian M Kronish
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:411-5. 2006
    ..We sought to characterize the health status and medication utilization of an urban cohort of homebound adults and to identify factors associated with medication use in this population...
  60. doi request reprint Comparison of the mental health of female adult film performers and other young women in California
    Corita R Grudzen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave Levy Pl, Box 1620, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:639-45. 2011
    ..This study compared self-reported mental health status and current depression of female adult film performers and other young women...
  61. doi request reprint Research funding for palliative medicine
    Laura P Gelfman
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 11:36-43. 2008
    ..Medical care for seriously ill patients has been acknowledged to be inadequate and multiple reports have called for increased investment in palliative medicine research...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pain and ethnicity in the United States: A systematic review
    Alexie Cintron
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute of the Brookdale, Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:1454-73. 2006
    ..Evidence suggests that racial and ethnic disparities exist in access to effective pain treatment...
  63. 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...
  64. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients requesting and receiving physician-assisted death
    Diane E Meier
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1537-42. 2003
    ..The characteristics of patients requesting and receiving physician aid in dying are important to the development of public policy...
  65. ncbi request reprint Integrating case management and palliative care
    Diane E Meier
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, and Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:119-34. 2004
    ..Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina has also chosen to sustain this enhanced model of care management for seriously ill patients...
  66. ncbi request reprint Challenges for palliative care research
    Joan D Penrod
    Program of Research on Serious Physical and Mental Illness, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Bronx VA Medical Center, Bronx, New York, New York, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:398-402. 2004
  67. ncbi request reprint Development of a mobile ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block and catheter service
    Christina L Jeng
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1010, 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Ultrasound Med 30:1139-44. 2011
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  68. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in hip fracture patients: timing of detection and longitudinal follow-up
    Ann L Gruber-Baldini
    Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1227-36. 2003
    ..To examine the prevalence, incidence, persistence, predictors, and outcomes of cognitive impairment after hip fracture...
  69. pmc Patient relocation in the 6 months after hip fracture: risk factors for fragmented care
    Kenneth S Boockvar
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 130 W Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1826-31. 2004
    ..To describe the incidence and patterns of patient relocation after hip fracture, identify factors associated with relocation, and examine effect of relocation on outcomes...
  70. ncbi request reprint Palliative care and pain management
    Laura J Morrison
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, 1709 Dryden, Suite 850, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Clin North Am 90:983-1004. 2006
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