III. Palliative Care        
       A.  Palliative Surgery

This section includes City of Hope publications and other resources and publications related to palliative surgery.       

City of Hope Publications
  1. Sun, V., Krouse, R. S. (2014). Palliative surgery: Incidence and outcomes. Seminars Oncology Nursing, 30, 234-241. 
    DOI: 10.1016/j.soncn.2014.08.005 .
  2. Collins, L. K., Goodwin, J. A., Spencer, H. J., Guevara, C., Ferrell, B., McSweeney, J., & Badgwell, B. D. (2013).Patient reasoning in palliative surgical oncology. Journal of surgical oncology, 107(4), 372-375.  DOI:10.1002/jso.23215
  3. Ferrell, B. R., Koczywas, M., Grannis, F., & Harrington, A., (2011). Palliative care in lung cancer. Surgical Clinics of North America, 91(2), 403-417. DOI: 10.1016/j.suc.2010.12.003.
  4. Juarez, G., Ferrell, B., Uman, G., Podnos, Y., & Wagman, L. D. (2008). Distress and quality of life concerns of family caregivers of patients undergoing palliative surgery. Cancer Nursing 31(1), 2- 10.
    DOI:  10.1097/01.NCC.0000305682.13766.c2.
  5. Smith, D. D., & McCahill, L. E. (2008). Predicting life expectancy and symptom relief following surgery for advanced malignancy. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 15(12), 3335-3341.
    DOI: 10.1245/s10434-008-0162-1. 
  6. Podnos, Y. D., & Wagman, L. D. (2007). The surgeon and palliative care. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 14(4), 1257-1263. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-006-9222-6.
  7. Wagman, L. D. (2007). Progress in palliative surgery—is it a subspecialty? Journal of Surgical Oncology, 96(6), 449-450.
    DOI: 10.1002/jso.20825.
  8. Podnos, T. D., Juarez, G., Pameijer, C., Uman, G. C., Ferrell, B. R., & Wagman, L. D. (2007). Surgical palliation of advanced gastrointestinal tumors. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 10(4), 871-876. DOI: 10.1089/jpm.2006.0174.   
  9. Podnos, Y. D., Juarez, G., Pameijer, C., Choi, K., Ferrell, B. R., Wagman, L. (2007). Impact of surgical palliation on quality of life in patients with advanced malignancy: Results of the decisions and outcomes in palliative surgery (DOPS) trial. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 14(2), 922-928. DOI: 10.1245/s10434-006-9238-y.
  10. Cullinane, C. A., Paz, I. B., Smith, D., Carter, N., & Grannis, F. W.  (2004). Prognostic factors in the surgical management of pericardial effusion in patients with malignancy. Chest, 125(4), 1328-1334. DOI: 10.1378/chest.125.4.1328.  
  11. Wagman, L. D. Palliative surgical oncology. (2004). Surgical Oncology Clinics N Am, 13(3), XIII-XIV.  DOI: 10.1016/j.soc.2004.04.002.
  12. Borneman, T., Chu, D., Wagman, L., Ferrell, B. R., Juarez, G., McCahill, L., & Uman. G. (2003). Concerns of family caregivers of patients with cancer facing palliative surgery for advanced malignancies Oncology Nursing Forum, 30(6), 997-1005.
  13. Cullinane, C., Borneman, T., Smith, D., Chu, D., Ferrell, B. R., & Wagman, L. (2003). The surgical treatment of cancer: A comparison of resource utilization following procedures performed with a curative and palliative intent Cancer, 98(10), 2266-2273. DOI: 10.1002/cncr.11777.
  14. McCahill, L. E., Smith, D., Borneman, T., Juarez, G., Cullinane, C., Chu, D., Ferrell, B. R., & Wagman, L. (2003). A prospective evaluation of palliative outcomes for surgery of advanced malignancies. Annals of Surgical Oncology, 10(6), 654-663. 
  15. Cullinane, C. A., Chu, D., & Mamelak, A. N. (2002).  Current surgical options in the control of cancer pain Cancer Practice, 10 (Suppl. 1), S21-S26. DOI: 10.1046/j.1523-5394.10.s.1.7.x.
  16. Krouse, R. S., McCahill, L. E., Easson, A. M., & Dunn, G. P. (2002).  When the sun can set on an unoperated bowel obstruction: Management of malignant bowel obstruction Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 195(1), 117-128.
  17. McCahill, L. E., & Ferrell, B. R. (2002).  Palliative surgery for cancer pain Western Journal of Medicine, 176, 107-110.    
  18. McCahill, L. E., Krouse, R., Chu, D., Juarez, G., Uman, G., Ferrell, B. R., & Wagman, L. (2002).  Indications and use of palliative surgery-results of society of surgical oncological survey Annals of Surgical Oncology, 9(1), 104-112.
    Recommended Publications
  1. The M.D. Anderson Surgical Oncology Handbook, 5th Edition
    - Feig, B.
    W., & Ching, D. C. (2011). NY: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN #: 1608312844.  
  2. Sartori, E., Chiudinelli, F., Pasinetti, B., Sostegni, B., & Maggino, T. (2010). Possible role of palliative surgery for bowel obstruction in advanced ovarian cancer patients. European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology, 31(1), 31-36.
  3. Guimaraes, G. C., Baiocchi, G., Ferreira, F. O., Kumagai, L. Y., Fallopa, C. C., Aguiar, S., et al. (2010). Palliative pelvic exenteration for patients with gynecological malignancies. Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Online publication.          
    DOI: 10.1007/s00404-010-1544-8.
  4. Fujibayashi, S., Neo, M., Miyaki, K., Nakayama, T., Nakamura, T. (2010). The value of palliative surgery formetastatic spinal disease: Satisfaction of patients and their families. The Spine Journal, 10, 42-49. 
    DOI: 10.1016/j.spinee.2009.06.016.
  5. Suarez, J., Jimenez, J., Vera, R., Tarifa, A., Balen, E., Arrazubi, V., et al. (2010). Stent or surgery for incurable obstructive colorectal cancer: An individualized decision. International Journal for Colorectal Disease, 25, 91-96.
    DOI: 10.1007/s00384-009-0814-z.
  6. Gullick, J. G., & Stainton, M. C. (2009). Taking a chance: The experience of lung volume reduction procedures for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Chronic Illness, 5, 293-304.
    DOI: 10.1177/1742395309349547.
  7. Kucukmetin, A., Naik, R., Bryand, A., & Dickinson, H. O. (2009). Palliative surgery versus medical management for bowel obstruction in ovarian cancer. The Cochrane Library, Issue 2. 
  8. Badgwell, B. D., Smith, K., Liu, P., Bruera, E., Curley, S. A., & Cormier, J. N. (2009). Indicators of surgery and survival in oncology inpatients requiring surgical evaluation for palliation. Support Care in Cancer, 17, 727-734. DOI: 10.1007/s00520-008-0554-6.
  9. Scott, E. N., Garcea, G., Doucas, H., Steward, W. P. Dennison, A. R., & Berry, D. P. (2009). Surgical bypass vs. endoscopic stenting for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma. HPB, 11(2), 118-124.
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1477-2574.2008.00015.x\.
  10. Augustine, M. M., & Pawlik, T. M. (2009). Palliation of advanced gastrointestinal malignancies using minimally invasive strategies. Progress in Palliative Care, 17(5), 250-260.
    DOI: 10.1179/0969926609X12455871937260.
  11. Hoshi, M., Takami, M., Ieguchi, M., & Takaoka, K. (2009). Gefitinib is effective for pathological fracture of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatologie, 19, 181-185.    DOI: 10.1007/s00590-008-0406-6.
  12. Krouse, R. S. (2009). Future directions of palliative surgery. Progress in Palliative Care, 17(5), 261-265. 
    DOI: 10.1179/096992609X12455871937341
  13. Mazel, C., Balabaud, L., Bennis, S. Hansen, S. (2009). Cervical and thoracic spine tumor management: Surgical indications, techniques, and outcomes. Orthopedic Clinics of North America, 40, 75–92.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ocl.2008.09.008.
  14. Dunn, G. P. (2009). Principles and core competencies of surgical palliative care: An overview. Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, 42, 1-13. DOI: 10.1016/j.otc.2008.09.003.
  15. Bibliography - Palliative surgery. (2009). Progress in Palliative Care, 17(5), 266-296. 
    DOI: 10.1179/096992609X12455871937468.
  16. Young-Spint, M., Guner, Y. S., Meyers, F. J., Schneider, P., Khatri, V. P. (2009). Radical palliative surgery: New limits to pursue. Pediatric Surgery International, 25, 917-921. DOI: 10.1007/s00383-009-2471-2.
  17. Bafford, A. C., Burstein, H. J., Barkley, C. R., Smith, B. L., Lipsitz, S. Inglehard, J. D., et al. (2009). Breast surgery in stage IV breast cancer: Impact of staging and patient selection on overall survival. Breast Cancer Research & Treatment, 115, 7-12. DOI: 10.1007/s10549-008-0101-7.
  18. Surgical Palliative Care: A Resident's Guide  
    - Dunn, G. P., Martensen, R., & Weissman, D. (2009).  American College of Surgeons and the Cunniff-Dixon Foundation. 
  19. Terzis, J. K., & Kokkalis, Z. T. (2008). Outcomes of secondary shoulder reconstruction in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 122(6), 1812-1822.
    DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e31818cc1fc.
  20. Lin, S-Z., Tong, H-F., You, T., Yu, Y-J., Wu, W-J., Chen, C., et al. (2008). Palliative gastrectomy and chemotherapy for stage IV gastric cancer. Journal of Cancer Res Clinical Oncology, 134, 187-192.
    DOI:  10.1007/s00432-007-0268-z.
  21. Guarracino, F., Gemignani, R., Pratesi, G., Melfi, F., & Ambrosino, N. (2008). Awake palliative thoracic surgery in a high-risk patient: One-lung, non-invasive ventilation combined with epidural blockade.  Anaesthesia, 63, 761-763.
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.2008.05443.x.
  22. Witzigmann, H., Lang, H., & Lauer, H. (2008). Guidelines for palliative surgery of cholangiocarcinoma. HPB, 10, 154-160.
    DOI: 10.1080/13651820801992567.
  23. Surgical Palliative Care (Supportive Care)
    - Dunn, G. & Johnson, A. (Eds.) (2004). NY: Oxford University Press. ISBN #: 0198510004.  
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