Romayne Gallagher

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc An approach to dyspnea in advanced disease
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 49:1611-6. 2003
  2. ncbi Methadone mouthwash for the management of oral ulcer pain
    Romayne Gallagher
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:390-1. 2004
  3. ncbi Analgesic effects of topical methadone: a report of four cases
    Romayne E Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care and Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 21:190-2. 2005
  4. ncbi A systematic review of oxygen and airflow effect on relief of dyspnea at rest in patients with advanced disease of any cause
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 18:3-15. 2004
  5. ncbi A survey of cancer pain management knowledge and attitudes of British Columbian physicians
    R Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Pain Res Manag 9:188-94. 2004
  6. doi The management of wound-related procedural pain (volitional incident pain) in advanced illness
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Divisions of Palliative and Residential Care, Providence Healthcare, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 7:80-5. 2013
  7. ncbi Finding the person behind the pain: chronic pain management in a patient with traumatic brain injury
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Residential Care, Providence Health Care, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:432-4. 2006
  8. pmc Opioid-induced neurotoxicity
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Residential Care for Providence Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 53:426-7. 2007
  9. pmc Multiple opioids in pain management
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 53:2119-20. 2007
  10. doi Behavioral and psychological symptoms in moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease: a palliative care approach emphasizing recognition of personhood and preservation of dignity
    Michael J Passmore
    Geriatric Psychiatry, Providence Health Care, and Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Alzheimers Dis 29:1-13. 2012

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc An approach to dyspnea in advanced disease
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 49:1611-6. 2003
    ..To describe an approach to assessment and treatment of dyspnea...
  2. ncbi Methadone mouthwash for the management of oral ulcer pain
    Romayne Gallagher
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:390-1. 2004
  3. ncbi Analgesic effects of topical methadone: a report of four cases
    Romayne E Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care and Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin J Pain 21:190-2. 2005
    ..Topical methadone powder can be effective for pain relief in open, exudative wounds with little eschar. Further research questions are raised...
  4. ncbi A systematic review of oxygen and airflow effect on relief of dyspnea at rest in patients with advanced disease of any cause
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 18:3-15. 2004
    ..Further research is required to provide scientific evidence to evaluate oxygen and airflow effectiveness and determine the place of oxygen and airflow in the management of dyspnea at rest in patients with advanced disease...
  5. ncbi A survey of cancer pain management knowledge and attitudes of British Columbian physicians
    R Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Pain Res Manag 9:188-94. 2004
    ..The authors surveyed physicians about their specific knowledge of pain management and the effects of the regulation of opioids on their prescribing practices...
  6. doi The management of wound-related procedural pain (volitional incident pain) in advanced illness
    Romayne Gallagher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Divisions of Palliative and Residential Care, Providence Healthcare, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 7:80-5. 2013
    ..Also referred to as 'Volitional Incident Pain', it is the most prevalent subtype of breakthrough pain experienced by patients afflicted with wounds. Novel formulations of existing analgesics are now available to address this challenge...
  7. ncbi Finding the person behind the pain: chronic pain management in a patient with traumatic brain injury
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Residential Care, Providence Health Care, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:432-4. 2006
    ..This case suggests that clinicians should consider a trial of opioid analgesics in individuals with brain injury who have significant cognitive impairment in association with other behaviors suggestive of depression and pain...
  8. pmc Opioid-induced neurotoxicity
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Residential Care for Providence Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can Fam Physician 53:426-7. 2007
  9. pmc Multiple opioids in pain management
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 53:2119-20. 2007
  10. doi Behavioral and psychological symptoms in moderate to severe Alzheimer's disease: a palliative care approach emphasizing recognition of personhood and preservation of dignity
    Michael J Passmore
    Geriatric Psychiatry, Providence Health Care, and Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Alzheimers Dis 29:1-13. 2012
    ..We present case illustrations, discuss the concepts of dignity and personhood during palliative care in AD, and encourage the use of the bioethical grid in navigating complex clinical challenges...
  11. doi Palliative care telephone consultation: who calls and what do they need to know?
    Julia Zarina Ridley
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Palliat Med 11:1009-14. 2008
    ..This study examines a unique service offered in British Columbia: a 24-hour telephone hotline available to physicians, nurses, and pharmacists across the province...
  12. pmc A woman with a mummified leg
    Romayne Gallagher
    Division of Palliative Care, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    CMAJ 167:380. 2002
  13. ncbi Does knowledge of ethics and end-of-life issues inform choices in advance care planning scenarios?
    Romayne Gallagher
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1695-6. 2007
  14. ncbi An interdisciplinary expert consensus statement on assessment of pain in older persons
    Thomas Hadjistavropoulos
    Centre on Aging and Health, University of Regina, Regina, SK, Canada
    Clin J Pain 23:S1-43. 2007
    ..The literature underlying the consensus recommendations is reviewed. Multiple revisions led to final reviews of 2 complete drafts before consensus was reached...