Amy S Kelley

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Determinants of treatment intensity for patients with serious illness: a new conceptual framework
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:807-13. 2010
  2. pmc Epidemiology of care for patients with serious illness
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:730-3. 2013
  3. pmc Hospice enrollment saves money for Medicare and improves care quality across a number of different lengths-of-stay
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:552-61. 2013
  4. pmc Out-of-pocket spending in the last five years of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:304-9. 2013
  5. pmc Disability and decline in physical function associated with hospital use at end of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:794-800. 2012
  6. pmc Geritalk: communication skills training for geriatric and palliative medicine fellows
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:332-7. 2012
  7. pmc Opiniones: end-of-life care preferences and planning of older Latinos
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1109-16. 2010
  8. pmc Determinants of medical expenditures in the last 6 months of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:235-42. 2011
  9. pmc Determinants of death in the hospital among older adults
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2321-5. 2011
  10. pmc The use of life-sustaining procedures in the last month of life is associated with more depressive symptoms in surviving spouses
    Katherine A Ornstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, NY Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, NY Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage . 2016

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Publications22

  1. pmc Determinants of treatment intensity for patients with serious illness: a new conceptual framework
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:807-13. 2010
    ..Specifically, end-of-life policy initiatives face the challenges of political feasibility, inaccurate prognostication, and gaps in the existing literature...
  2. pmc Epidemiology of care for patients with serious illness
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    J Palliat Med 16:730-3. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Hospice enrollment saves money for Medicare and improves care quality across a number of different lengths-of-stay
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:552-61. 2013
    ..Instead of attempting to limit Medicare hospice participation, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services should focus on ensuring the timely enrollment of qualified patients who desire the benefit...
  4. pmc Out-of-pocket spending in the last five years of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, Box 1070, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:304-9. 2013
    ..Yet little is known about cumulative financial risks arising from out-of-pocket healthcare expenditures faced by older adults, particularly near the end of life...
  5. pmc Disability and decline in physical function associated with hospital use at end of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:794-800. 2012
    ..Hospital use near the end of life is often undesirable to patients, represents considerable Medicare cost, and varies widely across regions...
  6. pmc Geritalk: communication skills training for geriatric and palliative medicine fellows
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:332-7. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Opiniones: end-of-life care preferences and planning of older Latinos
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1109-16. 2010
    ..To measure end-of-life (EOL) care preferences and advance care planning (ACP) in older Latinos and to examine the relationship between culture-based attitudes and extent of ACP...
  8. pmc Determinants of medical expenditures in the last 6 months of life
    Amy S Kelley
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:235-42. 2011
    ..End-of-life medical expenditures exceed costs of care during other years, vary across regions, and are likely to be unsustainable. Identifying determinants of expenditure variation may reveal opportunities for reducing costs...
  9. pmc Determinants of death in the hospital among older adults
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:2321-5. 2011
    ..To investigate patient-level determinants of in-hospital death, adjusting for patient and regional characteristics...
  10. pmc The use of life-sustaining procedures in the last month of life is associated with more depressive symptoms in surviving spouses
    Katherine A Ornstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, NY Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY, NY Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage . 2016
    ..Family caregivers of individuals with serious illness who undergo intensive life-sustaining medical procedures at the end of life may be at risk of negative consequences including depression...
  11. pmc Spousal Characteristics and Older Adults' Hospice Use: Understanding Disparities in End-of-Life Care
    Katherine A Ornstein
    1 Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Palliat Med 19:509-15. 2016
    ....
  12. pmc The effectiveness of the Geritalk communication skills course: a real-time assessment of skill acquisition and deliberate practice
    Laura P Gelfman
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, USA Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York, USA Electronic address
    J Pain Symptom Manage 48:738-44.e1-6. 2014
    ..We evaluated the effectiveness of the Geritalk communication skills course by comparing pre- and post-course real-time assessment of the participants leading family meetings. We also evaluated the participants' sustained skills practice...
  13. pmc Identifying Older Adults with Serious Illness: A Critical Step toward Improving the Value of Health Care
    Amy S Kelley
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
    Health Serv Res . 2016
    ..To create and test three prospective, increasingly restrictive definitions of serious illness...
  14. pmc Association Between Hospice Use and Depressive Symptoms in Surviving Spouses
    Katherine A Ornstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York2Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    JAMA Intern Med 175:1138-46. 2015
    ..Hospice includes the provision of support services for family caregivers, yet evidence is limited regarding the effect of hospice use on depressive symptoms among surviving caregivers...
  15. pmc Epidemiology of the Homebound Population in the United States
    Katherine A Ornstein
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York2Institute for Translational Epidemiology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York3Division of General Internal Medicine, Depa
    JAMA Intern Med 175:1180-6. 2015
    ..Increasing numbers of older, community-dwelling adults have functional impairments that prevent them from leaving their homes. It is uncertain how many people who live in the United States are homebound...
  16. pmc End-of-Life Discussions with Older Adults
    Minal S Kale
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:1962-1967. 2016
    ..To determine the prevalence of end-of-life (EOL) conversations with older adults...
  17. pmc Health care utilization among homebound elders: does caregiver burden play a role?
    Jennifer M Reckrey
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    J Aging Health 25:1036-49. 2013
    ..To describe informal caregiver and patient characteristics associated with high caregiver burden in homebound elders and to examine associations between high caregiver burden and patient health care utilization at the practice level...
  18. ncbi request reprint Differential medical and surgical house staff involvement in end-of-life decisions: A retrospective chart review
    Amy S Kelley
    Department of Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 32:110-7. 2006
    ..These findings have significant implications for the education of house officers on end-of-life communication...
  19. pmc Impact of Inpatient Palliative Care on Treatment Intensity for Patients with Serious Illness
    Jay R Horton
    1 Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Palliat Med 19:936-42. 2016
    ....
  20. pmc Factors influencing the use of intensive procedures at the end of life
    Evan C Tschirhart
    Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Am Geriatr Soc 62:2088-94. 2014
    ..To examine individual and regional factors associated with the use of intensive medical procedures in the last 6 months of life...
  21. pmc Methods for constructing and assessing propensity scores
    Melissa M Garrido
    GRECC, James J Peters VA Medical Center, Bronx, NY Brookdale Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
    Health Serv Res 49:1701-20. 2014
    ..To model the steps involved in preparing for and carrying out propensity score analyses by providing step-by-step guidance and Stata code applied to an empirical dataset...
  22. pmc Leveraging the health and retirement study to advance palliative care research
    Amy S Kelley
    1 Brookdale Depratment of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York
    J Palliat Med 17:506-11. 2014
    ..The HRS can also be linked with Medicare claims data and many other data sources, e.g., U.S. Census, Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care...