Rashmi K Sharma

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Unpacking resident-led code status discussions: results from a mixed methods study
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, 211 E Ontario St, 07 734, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:750-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint The Spiritual Needs Assessment for Patients (SNAP): development and validation of a comprehensive instrument to assess unmet spiritual needs
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:44-51. 2012
  3. pmc Traditional expectations versus US realities: first- and second-generation Asian Indian perspectives on end-of-life care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, 211 E Ontario St, 07 734, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:311-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Cross-cultural communication and use of the family meeting in palliative care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:437-44. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Documentation of information and care planning for patients with advanced cancer: associations with patient characteristics and utilization of hospital care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:543-9. 2011
  6. pmc Family understanding of seriously-ill patient preferences for family involvement in healthcare decision making
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:881-6. 2011
  7. pmc Code status discussion skill retention in internal medicine residents: one-year follow-up
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:1325-8. 2012
  8. pmc Improving residents' code status discussion skills: a randomized trial
    Eytan Szmuilowicz
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:768-74. 2012

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Unpacking resident-led code status discussions: results from a mixed methods study
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, 211 E Ontario St, 07 734, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:750-7. 2014
    ..However, the impact of this training on CSD content is unknown...
  2. doi request reprint The Spiritual Needs Assessment for Patients (SNAP): development and validation of a comprehensive instrument to assess unmet spiritual needs
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 44:44-51. 2012
    ..There is a need for a well-validated, psychometrically sound instrument to describe and measure spiritual needs...
  3. pmc Traditional expectations versus US realities: first- and second-generation Asian Indian perspectives on end-of-life care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, 211 E Ontario St, 07 734, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:311-7. 2012
    ..Although end-of-life care preferences vary across racial/ethnic groups, little is known about how cultural values affect end-of-life care preferences among South Asian immigrants and their offspring in the US...
  4. doi request reprint Cross-cultural communication and use of the family meeting in palliative care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:437-44. 2011
    ..Drawing on research and guidelines from critical care, palliative care, and cross-cultural communication, we propose a framework for conducting family meetings with consideration for cross-cultural issues...
  5. doi request reprint Documentation of information and care planning for patients with advanced cancer: associations with patient characteristics and utilization of hospital care
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:543-9. 2011
    ..We evaluated the association between patient characteristics, utilization of care, and documentation of information and care planning...
  6. pmc Family understanding of seriously-ill patient preferences for family involvement in healthcare decision making
    Rashmi K Sharma
    Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:881-6. 2011
    ..e., what patients want) has been studied extensively, but it is not known whether surrogates can predict how patients want loved ones to make end-of-life decisions on their behalf...
  7. pmc Code status discussion skill retention in internal medicine residents: one-year follow-up
    Diane B Wayne
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:1325-8. 2012
    ..However, many trainees are not competent to perform a code status discussion (CSD). A multimodality intervention improved skills in a group of first-year residents in 2011. How long these acquired CSD skills are retained is unknown...
  8. pmc Improving residents' code status discussion skills: a randomized trial
    Eytan Szmuilowicz
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Palliat Med 15:768-74. 2012
    ..Inpatient Code Status Discussions (CSDs) are commonly facilitated by resident physicians, despite inadequate training. We studied the efficacy of a CSD communication skills training intervention for internal medicine residents...