Elisabeth P Dellon

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physician practices for communicating with patients with cystic fibrosis about the use of noninvasive and invasive mechanical ventilation
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7217, USA
    Chest 141:1010-7. 2012
  2. pmc Caregiver perspectives on discussions about the use of intensive treatments in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Division of Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:821-8. 2010
  3. pmc Family caregiver perspectives on symptoms and treatments for patients dying from complications of cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Division of Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:829-37. 2010
  4. pmc Caregivers' perspectives on decision making about lung transplantation in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, CB 7217, 5119 B Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7217, USA
    Prog Transplant 19:318-25. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of lung transplantation on inpatient end of life care in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 6:396-402. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Barriers to hospice for children as perceived by hospice organizations in North Carolina
    Ana Milena Sanchez Varela
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:171-6. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability of inhaled hypertonic saline in young children with cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1100-6. 2008

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Physician practices for communicating with patients with cystic fibrosis about the use of noninvasive and invasive mechanical ventilation
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7217, USA
    Chest 141:1010-7. 2012
    ..Many patients with advanced cystic fibrosis (CF) lung disease receive intensive treatments such as noninvasive and invasive mechanical ventilation for respiratory failure after little or no communication with physicians...
  2. pmc Caregiver perspectives on discussions about the use of intensive treatments in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Division of Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:821-8. 2010
    ..There are no guidelines for selecting patients whose survival and quality of life may be enhanced by such treatments or for communication with patients and caregivers about possible treatment outcomes...
  3. pmc Family caregiver perspectives on symptoms and treatments for patients dying from complications of cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Division of Pulmonology, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 40:829-37. 2010
    ..Little has been reported about symptom management and the continuation of disease-specific treatments near the end of life for patients with CF...
  4. pmc Caregivers' perspectives on decision making about lung transplantation in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonology, CB 7217, 5119 B Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, UNC School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7217, USA
    Prog Transplant 19:318-25. 2009
    ..No standards exist for informed decision making about transplantation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of lung transplantation on inpatient end of life care in cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    J Cyst Fibros 6:396-402. 2007
    ..The impact of lung transplantation on end of life care in cystic fibrosis (CF) has not been widely investigated...
  6. doi request reprint Barriers to hospice for children as perceived by hospice organizations in North Carolina
    Ana Milena Sanchez Varela
    Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:171-6. 2012
    ..Enhanced training of pediatric providers and a model of care which blends disease-specific treatment with hospice may improve access to hospice services for children...
  7. doi request reprint Safety and tolerability of inhaled hypertonic saline in young children with cystic fibrosis
    Elisabeth P Dellon
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7217, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 43:1100-6. 2008
    ..Initiating therapies in young patients has potential to preserve lung function. Before conducting a therapeutic trial of HS in this population, its safety must be evaluated and protocols for monitoring response must be tested...