Palliative Care Presentations and Research

This quarterly report is a summary of the monthly Faculty Research Newsletter. Journal links within the publications below may require subscriptions or a log-in through the Columbia library while PubMed links are accessible to all.


April 2019

Annual Assembly of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Orlando, FL, March 13-16, 2019

  • Surgical and Perioperative Palliative Care: Updates from 2018 (TH307 — With Christopher Woodrell, Rebecca Aslakson, and Miriam Arnheim).
  • When the Best Palliative Care Is an Operation—And Your Surgeon Won't Operate: Pushing Interdisciplinary Palliative Care to the Max (FR442A — with Buddy Marterre, Susan Quinby, and Kara Kerns).


February 2019

  • Singh R, Hwang F, Berlin A, Pentakota SR, Singh R, Chernock B, Mosenthal AC. Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease and Acute Surgical Abdomen: Opportunities for Palliative Care. J Palliat Med. 2019 Jan 10. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2018.0352.
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