Below are the editor’s picks for the most recent issue of the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management (JPSM).
To access the articles, you must subscribe to JPSM or be a member of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM).
Triggered Palliative Care for Late-Stage Dementia: A Pilot Randomized Trial
Laura C. Hanson, Christine E. Kistler, Kyle Lavin, Stacey L. Gabriel, Natalie C. Ernecoff, Feng-Chang Lin, Greg A. Sachs, and Susan L. Mitchell
Managing Chronic Pain in Cancer Survivors Prescribed Long-Term Opioid Therapy: A National Survey of Ambulatory Palliative Care Providers
Jessica S. Merlin, Kanan Patel, Nicole Thompson, Jennifer Kapo, Frank Keefe, Jane Liebschutz, Judith Paice, Tamara Somers, Joanna Starrels, Julie Childers, Yael Schenker, and Christine S. Ritchie
Concordance Between Proxy Level of Care Preference and Advance Directives Among Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial
Simon M. Cohen, Angelo E. Volandes, Michele L. Shaffer, Laura C. Hanson, Daniel Habtemariam, and Susan L. Mitchell
Submitted by David Casarett, MD MA, Senior Associate Editor, JPSM