Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine
News Letter No.48
Aug 2010  48
Journal Watch
聖隷三方原病院 緩和支持治療科  森田達也


Reviews, recommendations, meta-analyses, randomized controlled trials, and large surveys
対象雑誌に掲載された医学論文のうち緩和ケアの臨床家にとって有用と思われる、レビュー、学会の推奨、メタアナ ライシス、無作為化試験、あるいは、大規模サーベイなどを列記します。 今期も緩和治療に関する複数の無作為化比較試験などが腫瘍学誌に掲載されています

Mantovani G, madeddu C. Cancer cachexia: medical management. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(1): 1-9.

Myers J, Chan V, Jarvis V, Dilks CW. Intraspinal techniques for pain management in cancer patients: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(2): 137-149.

Surbone A, Baider, L, Weitzman TS, et al. Psychosocial care for patients and their families is integral to supportive care in cancer: MASCC position statement. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(2):255-263.

Blum D, Omlin A, Fearon K, et al. Evolving classification systems for cancer cachexia: ready for clinical practice? Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(3): 273-279.

McWilliams K, Keeley PW, Waterhouse ET. Propofol for terminal sedation in palliative care: a systematic review. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(1): 73-76.

Vayne-Bossert P, Escher M, de Vautibault CG, et al. Effect of topical morphine (mouthwash) on oral pain due to chemotherapy- and/or radiotherapy-induced mucositis: a randomized double-blinded study. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(2): 125-128.

Albers G, Echteld MA, deVet HC, et al. Evaluation of quality-of-life measures for use in palliative care: a systematic review. Palliat Med. 2010;24(1): 17-37.

Agnew A, Manktelow R, Taylor B, Jones L. Bereavement needs assessment in specialist palliative care: a review of the literature. Palliat Med. 2010;24(1): 46-59.

Duke S, Bennett H. Review: A narrative review of the published ethical debates in palliative care research and an assessment of their adequacy to inform research governance. Palliat Med. 2010;24(2): 111-126.

Hales S, Zimmermann C, Rodin G. Review: The quality of dying and death: a systematic review of measures. Palliat Med. 2010;24(2): 127-144.

Israel FJ, Parker G, Charles M, Reymond L. Lack of benefit from paracetamol (Acetaminophen) for palliative cancer patients requiring high-dose strong opioids: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(3): 548-554.

Bell CL, Somogyi-Zalud E, Masaki KH. Factors associated with congruence between preferred and actual place of death. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(3): 591-604.

Shaw KL, Clifford C, Thomas K, Meehan H. Review: improving end-of-life care: a critical review of the gold standards framework in primary care. Palliat Med. 2010;24(3): 317-329.

From Japan
Shinjo T, Morita T, Miyashita M, et al. Care for the bodies of deceased cancer inpatients in Japanese palliative care units. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(1): 27-31.

Myotoku M, Nakanishi A, Kanematsu M, et al. Reduction of opioid side effects by prophylactic measures of palliative care team may result in improved quality of life. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(4): 401-406.

Nakazawa Y, Miyashita M, Morita T, et al. The palliative care self-reported practices scale and the palliative care difficulties scale: reliability and validity of two scales evaluating self-reported practices and difficulties experienced in palliative care by health professional. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(4): 427-437.

Sasahara T, Miyashita M, Umeda M, et al. Multiple evaluation of a hospital-based palliative care consultation team in a university hospital: Activities, patient outcome, and referring staff’s view. Palliat Support Care. 2010;8(1): 49-57.