Cardinale B Smith
Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
- Lung cancer physicians' referral practices for palliative care consultationC B Smith
Division of Hematology Oncology, Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
Ann Oncol 23:382-7. 2012..Integration of palliative care with standard oncologic care improves quality of life and survival of lung cancer patients. We surveyed physicians to identify factors influencing their decisions for referral to palliative care...
- Do not resuscitate does not mean do not treat: how palliative care and other modalities can help facilitate communication about goals of care in advanced illnessCardinale B Smith
Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Adult Development, Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 75:460-5. 2008....
- Disparities in lung cancer stage, treatment and survival among American Indians and Alaskan NativesCardinale B Smith
Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, United States
Lung Cancer 72:160-4. 2011..We sought to evaluate lung cancer outcomes in this population and to asses if potential disparities in survival are explained by differences in stage of disease at diagnosis and type of treatment received...
- Survival after segmentectomy and wedge resection in stage I non-small-cell lung cancerCardinale B Smith
Division of Hematology, Tisch Cancer Institute, New York, New York 10029, USA
J Thorac Oncol 8:73-8. 2013..The objective of this study was to compare survival among patients with stage IA NSCLC, who are undergoing these procedures...
- Survival and risk of adverse events in older patients receiving postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy for resected stages II-IIIA lung cancer: observational cohort studyJuan P Wisnivesky
Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1087, New York, NY 10029, USA
BMJ 343:d4013. 2011..To compare the survival and risk of serious adverse events in older patients with stages II-IIIA non-small cell lung cancer treated with or without postoperative platinum based chemotherapy...
- Outcomes of elderly patients with stage IIIB-IV non-small cell lung cancer admitted to the intensive care unitMarcelo R Bonomi
Divisions of Hematology Oncology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Lung Cancer 77:600-4. 2012..The objective was to evaluate short and long-term outcomes of a population-based sample of elderly patients with advanced NSCLC who require ICU care...
- Geritalk: communication skills training for geriatric and palliative medicine fellowsAmy S Kelley
Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 60:332-7. 2012....
- Comparative Outcomes of Elderly Stage I Lung Cancer Patients Treated with Segmentectomy via Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery versus Open ResectionCardinale B Smith
Tisch Cancer Institute, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, New York Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, Columbia University, NY, New York Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, NY, New York and Departments of Preventive Medicine and Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, New York
J Thorac Oncol 9:383-9. 2014..Limited data are available, however, regarding the equivalence of open versus VATS segmental resections, particularly among elderly patients...
- Prevalence and characteristics of patients with metastatic cancer who receive no anticancer therapyAlexander C Small
Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology, The Tisch Cancer Institute, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Cancer 118:5947-54. 2012..Reasons may include poor functional status, comorbidities, and patient preference. To the authors' knowledge, the prevalence and characteristics of this population have not previously been described...
- Palliative care: a primerEvgenia Litrivis
Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Mt Sinai J Med 78:627-31. 2011....