Michael Fisch

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prospective, observational study of pain and analgesic prescribing in medical oncology outpatients with breast, colorectal, lung, or prostate cancer
    Michael J Fisch
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1980-8. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine versus placebo in advanced cancer outpatients: a double-blinded trial of the Hoosier Oncology Group
    Michael J Fisch
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 008, Room P12 2911, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:1937-43. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of quality of life in outpatients with advanced cancer: the accuracy of clinician estimations and the relevance of spiritual well-being--a Hoosier Oncology Group Study
    Michael J Fisch
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 008, Rm P12 2911, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2754-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatigue trials in ambulatory cancer patients:where do we begin and where could it possibly end?
    Michael J Fisch
    Community Clinical Oncology Program, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:519-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Teaching patients how to improve communication with their health care providers: a unique workshop experience
    Michael Fisch
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:188-93. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of atypical antipsychotic agents for symptom control in patients with advanced cancer
    Michael J Fisch
    Section of General Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Support Oncol 2:447-52. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint E-motions: email for written emotional expression
    Florian Strasser
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:98s-101s. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint E-motions: email for written emotional expression
    Florian Strasser
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3352-5. 2002
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology, cancer-related symptoms, and cytokines pathway
    Cielito C Reyes-Gibby
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Lancet Oncol 9:777-85. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Place of death and its predictors for local patients registered at a comprehensive cancer center
    Eduardo Bruera
    Department of Symptom Control and Palliative Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 0049, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2127-33. 2002

Research Grants

  1. UT MD ANDERSON CCOP RESEARCH BASE
    Michael Fisch; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Michael Fisch; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Prospective, observational study of pain and analgesic prescribing in medical oncology outpatients with breast, colorectal, lung, or prostate cancer
    Michael J Fisch
    The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1980-8. 2012
    ..Pain is prevalent among patients with cancer, yet pain management patterns in outpatient oncology are poorly understood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fluoxetine versus placebo in advanced cancer outpatients: a double-blinded trial of the Hoosier Oncology Group
    Michael J Fisch
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Box 008, Room P12 2911, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:1937-43. 2003
    ..To determine whether fluoxetine improves overall quality of life (QOL) in advanced cancer patients with symptoms of depression revealed by a simple survey...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of quality of life in outpatients with advanced cancer: the accuracy of clinician estimations and the relevance of spiritual well-being--a Hoosier Oncology Group Study
    Michael J Fisch
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 008, Rm P12 2911, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:2754-9. 2003
    ..To evaluate the association between quality-of-life (QOL) impairment as reported by patients and QOL impairment as judged by nurses or physicians, with and without consideration of spiritual well-being (SWB)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fatigue trials in ambulatory cancer patients:where do we begin and where could it possibly end?
    Michael J Fisch
    Community Clinical Oncology Program, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4009, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:519-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Teaching patients how to improve communication with their health care providers: a unique workshop experience
    Michael Fisch
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:188-93. 2003
    ..A one-day workshop was held to educate cancer patients about improving communication with their cancer care providers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of atypical antipsychotic agents for symptom control in patients with advanced cancer
    Michael J Fisch
    Section of General Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 4009, USA
    J Support Oncol 2:447-52. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint E-motions: email for written emotional expression
    Florian Strasser
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 21:98s-101s. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint E-motions: email for written emotional expression
    Florian Strasser
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:3352-5. 2002
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology, cancer-related symptoms, and cytokines pathway
    Cielito C Reyes-Gibby
    Department of Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Lancet Oncol 9:777-85. 2008
    ..Likewise, they could identify subgroups who might benefit most from symptom intervention, and contribute to developing personalized and more effective therapies for persistent symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Place of death and its predictors for local patients registered at a comprehensive cancer center
    Eduardo Bruera
    Department of Symptom Control and Palliative Care, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 0049, USA
    J Clin Oncol 20:2127-33. 2002
    ..To help with planning of a palliative care program, we reviewed the place of death of patients who were registered at our comprehensive cancer center and explored factors that predicted death in the hospital versus death at home...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association between symptom distress and survival in outpatients seen in a palliative care cancer center
    J Lynn Palmer
    Departments of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030 0049, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:565-71. 2005
    ..01 and P=0.02, respectively) with shorter survival. Knowledge about these symptoms may be important in formulating adaptive randomization techniques for clinical trials and for research concerning estimates of survival...
  12. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain in the cancer survivor: a new frontier
    Allen W Burton
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Pain Med 8:189-98. 2007
    ..This monograph is intended to clarify the clinical problem of chronic pain in cancer patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Integrating patient-reported outcomes into cancer symptom management clinical trials supported by the National Cancer Institute-sponsored clinical trials networks
    Jeff A Sloan
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:5070-7. 2007
    ..There remains a need for more research in several methodologic aspects of design, analysis, and interpretation of symptom management trials...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methadone versus morphine as a first-line strong opioid for cancer pain: a randomized, double-blind study
    Eduardo Bruera
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine Unit 0008, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030 0049, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:185-92. 2004
    ..To compare the effectiveness and side effects of methadone and morphine as first-line treatment with opioids for cancer pain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Palliative care inpatient service in a comprehensive cancer center: clinical and financial outcomes
    Ahmed Elsayem
    Department of Palliative Care and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:2008-14. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the outcomes of the first 344 admissions to the Palliative Care Inpatient Service (PCIS) at our comprehensive cancer center...
  16. ncbi request reprint Symptom masquerade: understanding the meaning of symptoms
    Marlene Z Cohen
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, School of Nursing, 1100 Holcombe Blvd, Suite 5 533I, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Support Care Cancer 12:184-90. 2004
    ..The goal of this study is to describe the meaning of these patients' experiences that are not expressed as pain but seem to masquerade as other symptoms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Antidepressant use in ambulatory cancer patients
    H Florence Kim
    Section of General Oncology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX 77030 4009, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 8:275-81. 2006
    ..Side effects and drug interactions are frequent with these agents, and proper assessment and monitoring are crucial...

Research Grants3

  1. UT MD ANDERSON CCOP RESEARCH BASE
    Michael Fisch; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..8. Work with the NCI Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group to ensure the research programs of the RB are congruent with the goals of the national program. ..
  2. UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Michael Fisch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..D. Anderson and the NCI to eliminate suffering attributable to cancer and its treatments. ..