SIMON WHITNEY

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Views of United States physicians and members of the American Medical Association House of Delegates on physician-assisted suicide
    S N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:290-6. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint A new model of medical decisions: exploring the limits of shared decision making
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:275-80. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A typology of shared decision making, informed consent, and simple consent
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:54-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of spirituality and sobriety during a behavioral spirituality intervention for Twelve Step (TS) recovery
    Anthony E Brown
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:611-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Physicians' silent decisions: because patient autonomy does not always come first
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098 3926, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:33-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Responses to open peer commentaries on "Physicians' silent decisions: because patient autonomy doesn't always come first"
    Simon N Whitney
    Am J Bioeth 7:W1-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The physician's role in the assessment and treatment of spiritual distress at the end of life
    Anthony E Brown
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, 3701 Kirby Dr, Suite 600, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Palliat Support Care 4:81-6. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol recovery and spirituality: strangers, friends, or partners?
    Anthony E Brown
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Suite 600, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    South Med J 99:654-7. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Decision making in pediatric oncology: who should take the lead? The decisional priority in pediatric oncology model
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:160-5. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Missed expectations? Physicians' views of patients' participation in medical decision-making
    Amy L McGuire
    Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Med Care 43:466-70. 2005

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Publications13

  1. pmc Views of United States physicians and members of the American Medical Association House of Delegates on physician-assisted suicide
    S N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:290-6. 2001
    ..To ascertain the views of physicians and physician leaders toward the legalization of physician-assisted suicide...
  2. ncbi request reprint A new model of medical decisions: exploring the limits of shared decision making
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:275-80. 2003
    ..2) Most minor decisions that have high certainty are expected to be made by physicians. 3) Major decisions that have high certainty are likely to cause serious conflict when patients and physicians disagree...
  3. ncbi request reprint A typology of shared decision making, informed consent, and simple consent
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston 77098, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:54-9. 2004
    ..In the continuing effort to provide patients with appropriate decisional authority over their own medical choices, shared decision making, informed consent, and simple consent each has a distinct role to play...
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of spirituality and sobriety during a behavioral spirituality intervention for Twelve Step (TS) recovery
    Anthony E Brown
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:611-7. 2007
    ..These findings encourage a controlled trial to determine if this work has efficacy for practitioners in substance abuse treatment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Physicians' silent decisions: because patient autonomy does not always come first
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098 3926, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:33-8. 2007
    ..However, if a test or treatment is unlikely to yield a net benefit, disclosure and discussion are at times unnecessary. Appropriate silent decisions are ethically justified by such considerations as patient benefit or economy of time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Responses to open peer commentaries on "Physicians' silent decisions: because patient autonomy doesn't always come first"
    Simon N Whitney
    Am J Bioeth 7:W1-3. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The physician's role in the assessment and treatment of spiritual distress at the end of life
    Anthony E Brown
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, 3701 Kirby Dr, Suite 600, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Palliat Support Care 4:81-6. 2006
    ..Although physicians assume a clearly defined role in approaching the physical aspects of terminal illness, the responsibility for helping their patients' spiritual adaptation is also important...
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol recovery and spirituality: strangers, friends, or partners?
    Anthony E Brown
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, 3701 Kirby Drive, Suite 600, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    South Med J 99:654-7. 2006
    ..Most communities offer a variety of approaches, so clinicians who are aware of these differences are in a good position to help patients make intelligent choices among the competing recovery philosophies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Decision making in pediatric oncology: who should take the lead? The decisional priority in pediatric oncology model
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:160-5. 2006
    ..In this circumstance, the family, with its deeper understanding of the child's nature and preferences, is better positioned to take the lead...
  10. ncbi request reprint Missed expectations? Physicians' views of patients' participation in medical decision-making
    Amy L McGuire
    Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    Med Care 43:466-70. 2005
    ..Our objective was to identify and characterize physicians' attitudes toward patient participation in decision-making and to gain insight into how they consequently think about and structure the decision-making process...
  11. ncbi request reprint Consent: informed, simple, implied and presumed
    Laurence B McCullough
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Am J Bioeth 7:49-50; discussion W3-4. 2007
  12. pmc Principal investigator views of the IRB system
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family, Community Medicine, Houston Center for Education, Research on Therapeutics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098 3926, USA
    Int J Med Sci 5:68-72. 2008
    ..Significant concern was expressed about the cost, inefficiency, and irrationality of IRB review. The IRB system works well for some researchers, but our results indicate that other investigators feel the costs outweigh the benefits...
  13. doi request reprint Beyond breaking bad news: the roles of hope and hopefulness
    Simon N Whitney
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098 3926, USA
    Cancer 113:442-5. 2008
    ..Hope is important to patients, yet physicians are sometimes unsure how to promote hope in the face of life-threatening illness...