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Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

The Journal of Pain and Symptom Management is the official professional journal of NHPCO. JPSM, published by Elsevier, is a highly respected journal in the field of hospice and palliative care with a readership that increasingly extends to the broader medical community. NHPCO members may subscribe to JPSM at greatly reduced rates.

Current Issue Highlights – May 2017
Volume 53, Issue 5, p821-978

List of articles in the current issue (view the complete table of contents on the JPSM website):

Original Articles

Defining Advance Care Planning for Adults: A Consensus Definition From a Multidisciplinary Delphi Panel
Rebecca L. Sudore, Hillary D. Lum, John J. You, Laura C. Hanson, Diane E. Meier, Steven Z. Pantilat, Daniel D. Matlock, Judith A.C. Rietjens, Ida J. Korfage, Christine S. Ritchie, Jean S. Kutner, Joan M. Teno, Judy Thomas, Ryan D. McMahan, Daren K. Heyland, p821–832.e1

Tumor Talk and Child Well-Being: Perceptions of “Good” and “Bad” News Among Parents of Children With Advanced Cancer
Angela M. Feraco, Veronica Dussel, Liliana Orellana, Tammy I. Kang, J. Russell Geyer, Abby R. Rosenberg, Chris Feudtner, Joanne Wolfe, p833–841

Comparative Safety of Morphine Delivered via Intravenous Route vs. Patient-Controlled Analgesia Device for Pediatric Inpatients
Jennifer Faerber, Wenjun Zhong, Dingwei Dai, Avi Baehr, Lynne G. Maxwell, Francis Wickham Kraemer, Chris Feudtner, p842–850

Family Caregiver Participation in Palliative Care Research: Challenging the Myth
Samar Aoun, Susan Slatyer, Kathleen Deas, Cheryl Nekolaichuk, p851–861

Decision Making Regarding the Place of End-of-Life Cancer Care: The Burden on Bereaved Families and Related Factors
Sena Yamamoto, Harue Arao, Eiko Masutani, Miwa Aoki, Megumi Kishino, Tatsuya Morita, Yasuo Shima, Yoshiyuki Kizawa, Satoru Tsuneto, Maho Aoyama, Mitsunori Miyashita, p862–870

Distinct Wound Healing and Quality-of-Life Outcomes in Subgroups of Patients With Venous Leg Ulcers With Different Symptom Cluster Experiences
Kathleen Finlayson, Christine Miaskowski, Kimberly Alexander, Wei-Hong Liu, Bradley Aouizerat, Christina Parker, Diane Maresco-Pennisi, Helen Edwards, p871–879

Symptom Clusters Change Over Time in Women Receiving Adjuvant Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer
Randa M. Albusoul, Ann M. Berger, Caryl L. Gay, Susan L. Janson, Kathryn A. Lee, p880–886

Common and Distinct Characteristics Associated With Trajectories of Morning and Evening Energy in Oncology Patients Receiving Chemotherapy
Hamza Abid, Kord M. Kober, Betty Smoot, Steven M. Paul, Marilyn Hammer, Jon D. Levine, Kathryn Lee, Fay Wright, Bruce A. Cooper, Yvette P. Conley, Christine Miaskowski, p887–900.e2

“It Is Like Heart Failure. It Is Chronic … and It Will Kill You”: A Qualitative Analysis of Burnout Among Hospice and Palliative Care Clinicians
Dio Kavalieratos, Daniel E. Siconolfi, Karen E. Steinhauser, Janet Bull, Robert M. Arnold, Keith M. Swetz, Arif H. Kamal, p901–910.e1

This is only a part of this month's issue.

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