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Carroll JK, Farah S, Fortuna RJ, Lanigan AM, Sanders M, Venci JV, Fiscella K. Addressing Medication Costs During Primary Care Visits: A Before-After Study of Team-Based Training. Ann Intern Med. 2019;170(9_Supplement):S46-s53.

Duberstein PR, Kravitz RL, Fenton JJ, Xing G, Tancredi DJ, Hoerger M, Mohile SG, Norton SA, Prigerson HG, Epstein RM. “Physician and Patient Characteristics Associated With More Intensive End-of-Life Care.” J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 Apr 18. pii: S0885-3924(19)30182-4. PMID: 31004774, 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.04.014. [Epub ahead of print].

Epstein RM, Privitera MR. “Addressing physician mental health.” Lancet Psychiatry. 2019 Mar;6(3):190-191. PMID: 30744996, doi: 10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30036-7. Epub 2019 Feb 8. No abstract available.

Fiscella K, Venci J, Sanders M, Lanigan A, Fortuna R. A Practical Approach to Reducing Patients' Prescription Costs. Fam Pract Manag. 2019;26(3):5-9.

Ingersoll LT, Alexander SC, Priest J, Ladwig S, Anderson W, Fiscella K, Epstein RM, Norton SA, Gramling R. “Racial/ethnic differences in prognosis communication during initial inpatient palliative care consultations among people with advanced cancer.” Patient Educ Couns. 2019 Jun;102(6):1098-1103. PMID: 30642715, doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2019.01.002. Epub 2019 Jan 2.

Jean-Pierre P, Shao C, Cheng Y, Wells KJ, Paskett E, Fiscella K. Patient Satisfaction with Navigator Interpersonal Relationship (PSN-I): item-level psychometrics using IRT analysis. Support Care Cancer. 2019

Loh KP, Mohile SG, Lund JL, Epstein R, Lei L, Culakova E, McHugh C, Wells M, Gilmore N, Mohamed MR, Kamen C, Aarne V, Conlin A, Bearden J 3rd, Onitilo A, Wittink M, Dale W, Hurria A, Duberstein P. “Beliefs About Advanced Cancer Curability in Older Patients, Their Caregivers, and Oncologists.” Oncologist. 2019 Apr 23. PMID: 31015317, doi: 10.1634/theoncologist.2018-0890.

Loh KP, Mohile SG, Epstein RM, McHugh C, Flannery M, Culakova E, Lei L, Wells M, Gilmore N, Babu D, Whitehead MI, Dale W, Hurria A, Wittink M, Magnuson A, Conlin A, Thomas M, Berenberg J, Duberstein PR. “Willingness to bear adversity and beliefs about the curability of advanced cancer in older adults.” Cancer. 2019 Mar 28. PMID:30920646, doi: 10.1002/cncr.32074. [Epub ahead of print].

Malhotra K, Fenton JJ, Duberstein PR, Epstein RM, Xing G, Tancredi DJ, Hoerger M, Gramling R, Kravitz RL.”Prognostic accuracy of patients, caregivers, and oncologists in advanced cancer.” Cancer. 2019 Apr 29. PMID:31034597, doi: 10.1002/cncr.32127.

Rodenbach RA, Norton SA, Wittink MN, Mohile S, Prigerson HG, Duberstein PR, Epstein RM. “When chemotherapy fails: Emotionally charged experiences faced by family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer.” Patient Educ Couns. 2019 May;102(5):909-915. PMID:30579772, doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2018.12.014. Epub 2018 Dec 12.

Rogers HL, Dumenci L, Epstein RM, Siminoff LA. “Impact of Patient Gender and Race and Physician Communication on Colorectal Cancer Diagnostic Visits in Primary Care.” J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2019 May;28(5):612-620. PMID: 30489201, doi: 10.1089/jwh.2018.6961. Epub 2018 Nov 29.

Saeed F, Xing G, Tancredi DJ, Epstein RM, Fiscella KA, Norton SA, Duberstein PR. “Is Annual Income a Predictor of Completion of Advance Directives (ADs) in Patients With Cancer.” Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2019 May;36(5):402-407. PMID: 30477311, doi: 10.1177/1049909118813973. Epub 2018 Nov 26.

Schoenthaler A, Hassan I, Fiscella K. The time is now: Fostering relationship-centered discussions about patients' social determinants of health. Patient Educ Couns. 2019;102(4):810-814.

Shields CG, Griggs JJ, Fiscella K, Elias CM, Christ SL, Colbert J, Henry SG, Hoh BG, Hunte HER, Marshall M, Mohile SG, Plumb S, Tejani MA, Venuti A, Epstein RM. “The Influence of Patient Race and Activation on Pain Management in Advanced Lung Cancer: a Randomized Field Experiment.” J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Mar;34(3):435-442. PMID: 30632104, doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4785-z. Epub 2019 Jan 10.




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