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Emergency Department-Based Palliative Care for Advanced Cancer Patients

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01358110
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 23, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 26, 2015
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
American Cancer Society, Inc.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2015
  Actual Study Completion Date : January 2015
Publications:
Mohanty SA SS, Bodukum VK,Grudzen CR, Lorenz K, Asch SM. Assessing the Need for Integration of Palliative Care in a Public Sector Emergency Department. Paper presented at: Academy Health2008; Washington D.C.
Partnership for Solutions. Chronic Conditions: Making the Case for Ongoing Care. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University;2002.
Foley KM, Gelband H, National Cancer Policy Board (U.S.). Improving palliative care for cancer. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press; 2001.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families. Ethical and legal issues. Washington, D.C.: Institute of Medicine, National Academies Press; 2003.
American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts and Figures. 2008; http://www.cancer.org/docroot/STT/content/STT_1x_Cancer_Facts_and_Figures_2008.asp. Accessed October 2, 2008.
Tulsky JA. Doctor-Patient Communication. In: Morrison RS, Meier DE, eds. Geriatric Palliative Care. New York: Oxford University Press; 2003.
National Quality Forum. A national framework and preferred practices for palliative and hospice care quality : a consensus report. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2006.
Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care. National Consensus Project for Quality Palliative Care 2004; www.nationalconsensusproject.org. Accessed November 8, 2009.
Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences. Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care. 1999; 2001:http://www.dartmouthatlas.org/atlases/2006_Atlas_Exec_Summary.pdf.
Center to Advance Palliative Care. A Guide to Developing a Hospital-Based Palliative Care Program. New York: Center to Advance Palliative Care; 2004.
Improving Palliative Care for Cancer. Washington D.C.: Institute of Medicine and National Research Council; National Academy Press; 2001.
American Cancer Society: Strategic Plan and Progress Report. 2007; http://www.cancer.org/downloads/AA/2007_Strategic_Plan_Progress_Report.pdf. Accessed October 6, 2008.

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