M W Rabow

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Professional formation and deformation: repression of personal values and qualities in medical education
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    Fam Med 45:13-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Palliative care in castrate-resistant prostate cancer
    Michael W Rabow
    Symptom Management Service, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, Suite 313, 1545 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA Electronic address
    Urol Clin North Am 39:491-503. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Supporting family caregivers at the end of life: "they don't know what they don't know"
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion, San Francisco 94143 1732, USA
    JAMA 291:483-91. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in pain among outpatients with terminal and end-stage chronic illness
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Pain Med 6:235-41. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The Healer's Art: professionalism, service and mission
    Rachel Naomi Remen
    UCSF Mount Zion, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Med Educ 39:1167-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Do as I say: curricular discordance in medical school end-of-life care education
    Michael Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    J Palliat Med 10:759-69. 2007
  7. pmc Authentic community as an educational strategy for advancing professionalism: a national evaluation of the Healer's Art course
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St 500, San Francisco, CA 94143 1732, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1422-8. 2007
  8. pmc Promise of professionalism: personal mission statements among a national cohort of medical students
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:336-42. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Professional formation: extending medicine's lineage of service into the next century
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    Acad Med 85:310-7. 2010
  10. pmc Filming the family: a documentary film to educate clinicians about family caregivers of patients with brain tumors
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:242-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Professional formation and deformation: repression of personal values and qualities in medical education
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    Fam Med 45:13-8. 2013
    ..Little is known about what personal qualities or values students themselves experience to be at risk or surrendered during medical school...
  2. doi request reprint Palliative care in castrate-resistant prostate cancer
    Michael W Rabow
    Symptom Management Service, Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California San Francisco, Suite 313, 1545 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA Electronic address
    Urol Clin North Am 39:491-503. 2012
    ..This article reviews the benefits of palliative care in helping patients with CRPC manage symptoms and distress...
  3. ncbi request reprint Supporting family caregivers at the end of life: "they don't know what they don't know"
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion, San Francisco 94143 1732, USA
    JAMA 291:483-91. 2004
    ..In caring well for family caregivers at the end of life, physicians may not only improve the experiences of patients and family but also find greater sustenance and meaning in their own work...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in pain among outpatients with terminal and end-stage chronic illness
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, The University of California, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Pain Med 6:235-41. 2005
    ..To explore ethnic and country of origin differences in pain among outpatients with terminal and end-stage chronic illness...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Healer's Art: professionalism, service and mission
    Rachel Naomi Remen
    UCSF Mount Zion, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Med Educ 39:1167-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Do as I say: curricular discordance in medical school end-of-life care education
    Michael Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    J Palliat Med 10:759-69. 2007
    ..This study seeks to further describe the educational experience and characteristics of students who perceive curricular discordance in end-of-life care (EOLC) training...
  7. pmc Authentic community as an educational strategy for advancing professionalism: a national evaluation of the Healer's Art course
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St 500, San Francisco, CA 94143 1732, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1422-8. 2007
    ..The Healer's Art elective is designed to create a genuine community of inquiry into these foundational elements of professionalism...
  8. pmc Promise of professionalism: personal mission statements among a national cohort of medical students
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:336-42. 2009
    ..We sought to provide a thematic catalogue of individual mission statements written by medical students nationally...
  9. doi request reprint Professional formation: extending medicine's lineage of service into the next century
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    Acad Med 85:310-7. 2010
    ..Committing to professional formation within medical education will require transformation of formal and informal curricula and will necessitate a rebalancing of attention and financial support within schools of medicine...
  10. pmc Filming the family: a documentary film to educate clinicians about family caregivers of patients with brain tumors
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:242-6. 2010
    ..009). A documentary film about family caregiving is an effective educational tool to increase awareness among neurosurgery/neuro-oncology clinicians about the importance and needs of family caregivers of patients with brain tumors...
  11. doi request reprint The intersection of need and opportunity: assessing and capitalizing on opportunities to expand hospital-based palliative care services
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:1205-10. 2010
    ..These case studies can serve as models for other programs seeking to develop or expand their palliative care services...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Drawing on experience: physician artwork in a course on professional development
    Michael W Rabow
    University of California San Francisco, 1701 Divisadero St 500, San Francisco, California 94143 1732, USA
    Med Educ 37:1040-1. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint End-of-life care content in 50 textbooks from multiple specialties
    M W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    JAMA 283:771-8. 2000
    ..No broad study of end-of-life care content analysis has been performed on textbooks across a wide range of medical, pediatric, psychiatric, and surgical specialties...
  15. ncbi request reprint The comprehensive care team: a description of a controlled trial of care at the beginning of the end of life
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:489-99. 2003
    ..To describe the characteristics, acceptability, and basic efficacy of an outpatient palliative care consultation service for patients with serious illness continuing to receive treatment for their underlying disease...
  16. ncbi request reprint Volunteer patient advocacy: an interdisciplinary course on attending to patients at the end of life
    Michael W Rabow
    University of California, San Francisco Mount Zion, San Francisco, California, 94115, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:754-5. 2002
    ..We developed an EOLC course that allowed students to serve as volunteer advocates for patients at the end of life (EOL). We evaluated the course's acceptability to students and its effect on students' attitudes and beliefs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening the soul: communication regarding spiritual concerns among primary care physicians and seriously ill patients approaching the end of life
    Seth M Holmes
    Department of Anthropology, History, and Social Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:25-33. 2006
    ..Appropriate provision of spiritual care within a diverse population of seriously ill outpatients is complex, necessitating appropriate and attentive screening...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint Content on end-of-life care in major pharmacy textbooks
    Thomas C Bookwalter
    School of Pharmacy, University of California, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Room C 152, San Francisco, CA 94143 0622, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 60:1246-50. 2003
    ..The results were consistent with findings for medicine and nursing textbooks. A review of eight commonly used pharmacy textbooks revealed inadequate coverage of EOLC...
  21. 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...
  22. doi request reprint The Healer's art: education in meaning and service
    Rachel N Remen
    Institute for the Study of Health and Illness at Commonweal and Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 23:65-7. 2008
  23. ncbi request reprint Patient perceptions of an outpatient palliative care intervention: "It had been on my mind before, but I did not know how to start talking about death..."
    Michael W Rabow
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 26:1010-5. 2003
    ..6%) would have wanted the intervention even earlier in the course of their illness. Seriously ill outpatients found palliative care acceptable and helpful, reporting increased satisfaction and decreased health care utilization...
  24. ncbi request reprint Practical considerations in dialysis withdrawal: "to have that option is a blessing"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 290:815. 2003
  25. doi request reprint What it's really like: the complex role of medical students in end-of-life care
    Rheinila Fernandes
    Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Teach Learn Med 20:69-72. 2008
    ..Medical student end-of-life care training provides insight into the hidden curriculum and physician professional development...
  26. doi request reprint Palliative care for patients with head and neck cancer: "I would like a quick return to a normal lifestyle"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 299:2679. 2008
  27. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer disease: "it's okay, mama, if you want to go, it's okay"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 290:105. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Overcoming the false dichotomy of "curative" vs "palliative" care for late-stage HIV/AIDS: "let me live the way I want to live, until I can't"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 291:492. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Caring for bereaved patients: "All the doctors just suddenly go"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 287:882. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Deficiencies in end-of-life care content in medical textbooks
    Michael W Rabow
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:397. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Responding to requests for physician-assisted suicide: "These are uncharted waters for both of us... "
    Michael W Rabow
    JAMA 288:2332. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for patients with heart failure
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 292:1744. 2004
  33. doi request reprint Management of intractable nausea and vomiting in patients at the end of life: "I was feeling nauseous all of the time . . . nothing was working"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 299:1826. 2008
  34. ncbi request reprint Palliative management of fatigue at the close of life: "it feels like my body is just worn out"
    Amy J Markowitz
    JAMA 298:217. 2007