Aaron M Olden
Affiliation: University of Rochester
- Evaluation of a required palliative care rotation for internal medicine residentsAaron M Olden
Department of Medicine, Center for Ethics, Humanities, and Palliative Care, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood AvenueBox 687, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
J Palliat Med 12:150-4. 2009..Previous research has focused on integration of palliative care into existing rotations and seminars, but none has studied a required inpatient palliative care rotation...
- Treatment of malignant pleural effusion: PleuRx catheter or talc pleurodesis? A cost-effectiveness analysisAaron M Olden
Division of Ethics, Humanities, and Palliative Care, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
J Palliat Med 13:59-65. 2010..An alternative option is outpatient placement of the Pleurx catheter (Denver Biomedical Inc., Denver, CO) for home-based drainage of effusions...
- Palliative care needs and symptom patterns of hospitalized elders referred for consultationAaron M Olden
Department of Medicine, Unity Health System, Rochester, New York 14626, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 42:410-8. 2011..To provide effective palliative care (PC) to the geriatric population, an understanding of the reasons for consultation, main diagnoses related to referral, and symptom severity in chronic disease states is essential...