H S Perkins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cross-cultural similarities and differences in attitudes about advance care planning
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:48-57. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Diversity of patients' beliefs about the soul after death and their importance in end-of-life care
    Henry S Perkins
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, the Intercultural Development Research Association, and the Department of Veterans Affairs Audie L Murphy Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    South Med J 105:266-72. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Patients' diverse beliefs about what happens at the time of death
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:110-6. 2012
  4. pmc Cultural beliefs about a patient's right time to die: an exploratory study
    Henry S Perkins
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1240-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in teaching ethics in medical schools
    H S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Med Sci 319:273-8. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring chronically ill seniors' attitudes about discussing death and postmortem medical procedures
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:895-900. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning: does patient gender make a difference?
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:25-32. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Culture as a useful conceptual tool in clinical ethics consultation
    Henry S Perkins
    Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health, and the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 17:164-72. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Controlling death: the false promise of advance directives
    Henry S Perkins
    Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health and Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:51-7. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Ethics consultation in a culturally diverse society
    Joseph A Carrese
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Aff Q 17:97-120. 2003

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Cross-cultural similarities and differences in attitudes about advance care planning
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:48-57. 2002
    ..But the cultural attitudes influencing such decisions are poorly defined. This hypothesis-generating study begins to characterize those attitudes in 3 American ethnic cultures...
  2. doi request reprint Diversity of patients' beliefs about the soul after death and their importance in end-of-life care
    Henry S Perkins
    From the Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, the Intercultural Development Research Association, and the Department of Veterans Affairs Audie L Murphy Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    South Med J 105:266-72. 2012
    ..This exploratory study begins the descriptive process...
  3. doi request reprint Patients' diverse beliefs about what happens at the time of death
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:110-6. 2012
    ..Yet virtually no research describes those beliefs. This exploratory study begins the descriptive process...
  4. pmc Cultural beliefs about a patient's right time to die: an exploratory study
    Henry S Perkins
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:1240-7. 2009
    ..Generalist physicians must often counsel patients or their families about the right time to die, but feel ill-prepared to do so. Patient beliefs may help guide the discussions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Challenges in teaching ethics in medical schools
    H S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Med Sci 319:273-8. 2000
    ..We hope the discussion here encourages medical ethics teachers everywhere to describe the challenges they face and to collaborate on finding solutions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Exploring chronically ill seniors' attitudes about discussing death and postmortem medical procedures
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:895-900. 2005
    ..If confirmed, these ethnic- and sex-based attitudes can help health professionals tailor postmortem care to individual patients' preferences...
  7. ncbi request reprint Advance care planning: does patient gender make a difference?
    Henry S Perkins
    Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:25-32. 2004
    ..Although it has received little study, gender may significantly affect patients' attitudes about advance care planning...
  8. doi request reprint Culture as a useful conceptual tool in clinical ethics consultation
    Henry S Perkins
    Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health, and the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, USA
    Camb Q Healthc Ethics 17:164-72. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Controlling death: the false promise of advance directives
    Henry S Perkins
    Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health and Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Ann Intern Med 147:51-7. 2007
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  10. ncbi request reprint Ethics consultation in a culturally diverse society
    Joseph A Carrese
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Public Aff Q 17:97-120. 2003
  11. pmc Comments on Shrank et al., focus group findings about the influence of culture on communication preferences in end-of-life care
    Henry S Perkins
    J Gen Intern Med 21:399-400. 2006