S Z Pantilat

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in a voluntary hospitalist model: effects on communication, processes of care, and patient symptoms
    Andrew D Auerbach
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0131, USA
    Am J Med 116:669-75. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint A new doctor in the house: ethical issues in hospitalist systems
    S Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0903, USA
    JAMA 282:171-4. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint The "continuity visit" and the hospitalist model of care
    R M Wachter
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 111:40S-42S. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint How do patients view the role of the primary care physician in inpatient care?
    M Hruby
    School of Medicine, the Program in Medical Ethics, the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 111:21S-25S. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Passing the clinical baton: 6 principles to guide the hospitalist
    L Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0120, USA
    Am J Med 111:36S-39S. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of follow-up telephone calls to patients after hospitalization
    V Dudas
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0903, USA
    Am J Med 111:26S-30S. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician attitudes regarding communication with hospitalists
    S Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0903, USA
    Am J Med 111:15S-20S. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for patients with heart failure
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Palliative Care Service and Hospitalist Section, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0903, USA
    JAMA 291:2476-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the California Hospital Initiative in Palliative Services
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0903, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:227-30. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for frail older adults: "there are things I can't do anymore that I wish I could"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 296:2967. 2006

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care in a voluntary hospitalist model: effects on communication, processes of care, and patient symptoms
    Andrew D Auerbach
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0131, USA
    Am J Med 116:669-75. 2004
    ..To assess the effects of hospitalist care on communication, care patterns, and outcomes of dying patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint A new doctor in the house: ethical issues in hospitalist systems
    S Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0903, USA
    JAMA 282:171-4. 1999
    ..An approach that keeps the patient's best interests foremost, defines a clear role for the PCP, and takes advantage of the expertise and availability of hospitalists will best serve patients and physicians...
  3. ncbi request reprint The "continuity visit" and the hospitalist model of care
    R M Wachter
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 111:40S-42S. 2001
    ..quot; Moreover, we encourage research on the value of continuity visits and recommend compensation if research establishes that these visits improve the efficiency and quality of inpatient care or patient satisfaction and comfort...
  4. ncbi request reprint How do patients view the role of the primary care physician in inpatient care?
    M Hruby
    School of Medicine, the Program in Medical Ethics, the Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 111:21S-25S. 2001
    ..Systems should be established to facilitate communication between inpatient and primary care physicians, and between PCPs and patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Passing the clinical baton: 6 principles to guide the hospitalist
    L Goldman
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0120, USA
    Am J Med 111:36S-39S. 2001
    ..We also discuss special considerations for patients discharged to a skilled nursing facility or to home with home care...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of follow-up telephone calls to patients after hospitalization
    V Dudas
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0903, USA
    Am J Med 111:26S-30S. 2001
    ..005). A follow-up phone call by a pharmacist involved in the hospital care of patients was associated with increased patient satisfaction, resolution of medication-related problems, and fewer return visits to the emergency department...
  7. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician attitudes regarding communication with hospitalists
    S Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143-0903, USA
    Am J Med 111:15S-20S. 2001
    ..It may be possible to tailor communication to individual PCPs. Further research could assess the impact of such communication on patient satisfaction and outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for patients with heart failure
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Palliative Care Service and Hospitalist Section, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0903, USA
    JAMA 291:2476-82. 2004
    ..By combining optimal medical management with palliative care, physicians can best care for heart failure patients and their families...
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the California Hospital Initiative in Palliative Services
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, 94143 0903, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:227-30. 2006
    ..CHIPS included an introductory conference followed by 10 months of mentoring with telephone calls, e-mails, on-site consultation at the hospital, and a reunion conference...
  10. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for frail older adults: "there are things I can't do anymore that I wish I could"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 296:2967. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Discussing resuscitation preferences with patients: challenges and rewards
    Eva H Chittenden
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:231-40. 2006
    ..In this evidence-based review, we discuss physician barriers to conducting effective discussions, offer a variety of approaches to enhancing these conversations, and review important communication techniques...
  12. doi request reprint End-of-life care for the hospitalized patient
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Department of Medicine, UCSF Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0903, USA
    Med Clin North Am 92:349-70, viii-ix. 2008
    ..Finally, physicians must attend to their own sense of grief and loss to avoid burnout and to continue to reap the rewards end-of-life care provides...
  13. doi request reprint Engagement in multiple steps of the advance care planning process: a descriptive study of diverse older adults
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California at San Franciso, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1006-13. 2008
    ..To assess engagement in multiple steps of the advance care planning (ACP) process 6 months after exposure to an advance directive. In this study, ACP is conceptualized similarly to the behavior change model...
  14. doi request reprint Dyspnea in interstitial lung disease
    Harold R Collard
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 2:100-4. 2008
    ..Dyspnea is a common complication of interstitial lung disease, yet little is known about its cause and effective management. This review attempts to summarize the current state of the art in this area...
  15. ncbi request reprint The comprehensive care team: a controlled trial of outpatient palliative medicine consultation
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:83-91. 2004
    ..Little is known about the use of palliative care for outpatients who continue to pursue treatment of their underlying disease or whether outpatient palliative medicine consultation teams improve clinical outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Responding to requests regarding prayer and religious ceremonies by patients near the end of life and their families
    Bernard Lo
    Program in Medical Ethics, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:409-15. 2003
    ..Physicians can respond to requests and respect patients' spiritual needs in ways that may deepen the therapeutic doctor-patient relationship, without compromising their own religious and spiritual beliefs or professional roles...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and structure of palliative care services in California hospitals
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Program in Medical Ethics, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Suite C 126, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1084-8. 2003
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of palliative care services in California hospitals...
  18. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care for the hospitalized patient
    Steven Z Pantilat
    UCSF Medical Center Moffitt Long Hospital, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Suite C 126, UCSF, Box 0903, San Francisco, CA 94143 0903, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:749-70, viii. 2002
    ..Finally, all physicians must attend to their own senses of grief and loss to avoid burnout and to continue to reap the rewards end-of-life care provides...
  19. ncbi request reprint Discussing religious and spiritual issues at the end of life: a practical guide for physicians
    Bernard Lo
    JAMA 287:749-54. 2002
    ..By responding to patients' spiritual and religious concerns and needs, physicians may help them find comfort and closure near the end of life...
  20. ncbi request reprint Passing the clinical baton: 6 principles to guide the hospitalist
    Lee Goldman
    Dis Mon 48:260-6. 2002
    ..We also discuss special considerations for patients discharged to a skilled nursing facility or to home with home care...
  21. ncbi request reprint The patient provider relationship and the hospitalist movement. Introduction
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Dis Mon 48:189-90. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician attitudes regarding communication with hospitalists
    Steven Z Pantilat
    Dis Mon 48:218-29. 2002
    ..It may be possible to tailor communication to individual PCPs. Further research could assess the impact of such communication on patient satisfaction and outcomes...
  23. ncbi request reprint How do patients view the role of the primary care physician in inpatient care?
    Milena Hruby
    Dis Mon 48:230-8. 2002
    ..Systems should be established to facilitate communication between in patient and primary care physicians, and between PCPs and patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Palliative care and hospitalists: a partnership for hope
    Steven Z Pantilat
    J Hosp Med 1:5-6. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint The impact of follow-up telephone calls to patients after hospitalization
    Vicky Dudas
    Dis Mon 48:239-48. 2002
    ..005). A follow-up phone call by a pharmacist involved in the hospital care of patients was associated with increased patient satisfaction, resolution of medication-related problems, and fewer return visits to the emergency department...
  26. ncbi request reprint The "continuity visit" and the hospitalist model of care
    Robert M Wachter
    Dis Mon 48:267-72. 2002
    ..quot; Moreover, we encourage research on the value of continuity visits and recommend compensation if research establishes that these visits improve the efficiency and quality of inpatient care or patient satisfaction and comfort...
  27. doi request reprint Cost savings associated with US hospital palliative care consultation programs
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Box 1070, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1783-90. 2008
    ..Hospital palliative care consultation teams have been shown to improve care for adults with serious illness. This study examined the effect of palliative care teams on hospital costs...