Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine
News Letter No.49
Nov 2010  49
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

Hui D, Elsayem A, Cruiz MDL, et al. Availability and integration of palliative care at US cancer centers. JAMA. 2010;303(11): 1054-61.

Pfister DG, Cassileth BR, Deng GE, et al. Acupuncture for pain and dysfunction after neck dissection: results of a randomized controlled trial. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(15): 2565-2570.

Escalante CP, Kallen MA, Valdres RU, Morrow PK, Manzullo EF. Outcomes of a cancer-related fatigue clinic in a comprehensive cancer center. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(4): 691-701.

Bruera E, Billings JA, Lupu D, et al. AAHPM position paper: requirements for the successful development of academic palliative care programs. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(4): 743-755.

Davis MP, Hallerberg G, et al. A systematic review of the treatment of nausea and/or vomiting in cancer unrelated to chemotherapy or radiation. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(4): 756-767.

Seidel S, Aigner M, Ossege M, et al. Antipsychotics for acute and chronic pain in adults. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(4): 768-778.

Donnelly CM, Lowe-Strong A, Rankin JP, Campbell A, Gracey JMAH. Physiotherapy management of cancer-related fatigue: a survey of UK current practice. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(6):817-825.

Navigante AH, Castro MA, Cerchietti LC. Morphine versus midazolam as upfront therapy to control dyspnea perception in cancer patients while its underlying cause is sought or treated. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(5):820-830.

Galbraith S, Fagan P, Perkins P, Lynch A, Booth S. Does the use of a handheld fan improve chronic dyspnea? A randomized, controlled, crossover trial. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(5):831-838.

Kirk TW, Mahon MM. National hospice and palliative care organization (NHPCO) position statement and commentary on the use of palliative sedation in imminently dying terminally ill patients. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(5):914-923.

Murray MA, Stacey D, Wilson KG, O’Connor AM. Skills training to support patients considering place of end-of-life care: a randomized control trial. J Palliat Care. 2010;26(2):112-121.

Barton DL, La Vasseur BI, Sloan JA, et al. Phase V, placebo-controlled trial of three doses of citalopram for the treatment of hot flashes: NCCTG trial N05C9. J Clin Oncol. 2010;28(20):3278-3283.

Beccaro M, Caraceni A, costantini M, on behalf of the ISDOC Study Group. End-of-life care in italian hospitals: quality of and satisfaction with care from the caregivers’ point of view-results from the italian survey of the dying of cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(6):1003-1015.

da Costa Santos CM, de Mattos Pimenta CA, Nobre MRC. A systematic review of topical treatments to control the odor of malignant fungating wounds. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(6):1065-1076.

Cleeland CS, Sloan JA, for the ASCPRO Organizing Group. Assessing the symptoms of cancer using patient-reported outcomes (ASCPRO): searching for standards. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(6):1077-1085.

Barsevick AM, Cleeland CS, Manning DC, et al. ASCPRO recommendations for the assessment of fatigue as an outcome in clinical trials. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(6):1086-1099.

Kim KH, Lee MS, Kang KW, Choi SM. Role of acupressure in symptom management in patients with end-stage renal disease: a systematic review. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(7):885-892.

Lovell MR, Forder PM, Stockler MR, et al. A randomized controlled trial of a standardized educational intervention for patients with cancer pain. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(1):49-59.

Kim KH, Lee MS, Choi SM, Ernst E. Acupuncture for treating uremic pruritus in patients with end-stage renal disease: A systematic review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(1):117-125.

White C, Hardy J. What do palliative care patients and their relatives think about research in palliative care? ? a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(8):905-911.

Navari RM, Brenner MC. Treatment of cancer-related anorexia with olanzapine and megestrol acetate: a randomized trial. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(8):951-956.

Brennan MT, Spijkervet FKL, Elting LS. Systematic reviews and guidelines for oral complications of cancer therapies: current challenges and future opportunities. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(8):977-978.

Migliorati CA, Woo SB, Hewson I, et al. A systematic review of bisphosphonate osteonecrosis (BON) in cancer. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(8):1099-1106.

Kinnane NA, Milne DJ. The role of the internet in supporting and informing carers of people with cancer: a literature review. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(9):1123-1136.

From Japan

Nakagawa S, Toya Y, Okamoto Y, et al. Can anti-infective drugs improve the infection-related symptoms of patients with cancer during the terminal stages of their lives? J Palliat Med. 2010;13(5): 535-540.

Fine E, Reid MC, Shengelia R, Adelman RD. Directly observed patient-physician discussions in palliative and end-of-life care: a systematic review of the literature. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(5): 595-603.

Hoya Y, Okamoto T, Yanaga K. Evaluation of analgestic effect and safety of fentanyl transdermal patch for cancer pain as the first line. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(6): 761-764.

Hachizuka M, Yoshiuchi K, Yamamoto Y, et al. Development of a personal digital assistant (PDA) system to collect symptom information from home hospice patients. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(6):647-651.

Ise Y, Morita T, Maehori N, et al. Role of the community pharmacy in palliative care: a nationwide survey in Japan. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(6):733-737.

Ando M, Morita T, Akechi T, Okamoto T. Efficacy of short-term life-review interviews on the spiritual well-being of terminally ill cancer patients. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;39(6):993-1002.

Wada T, Wada M, Wada M, Onishi H. Characteristics, interventions, and outcomes of misdiagnosed delirium in cancer patients. Palliat Support Care. 2010;8(2):125-131.

Uwagawa T, Misawa T, Iida T, et al. Proton-pump inhibitor as palliative care for chemotherapy-induced gastroesophageal reflux disease in pancreatic cancer patients. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(7):815-818.

Sugiura M, Miyashita M, Sato K, et al. Analysis of factors related to the use of opioid analgesics in regional cancer centers in Japan. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(7):841-846.

Igarashi A, Morita T, Miyashita M, Kiyohara E, Inoue S. Changes in medical and nursing care after admission to palliative care units: a potential method for improving regional palliative care. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(9):1107-1113.

Yamada R, Morita T, Yashiro E, et al. Patient-reported usefulness of peripherally inserted central venous catheters in terminally ill cancer patients. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(1):60-66.

Wada M, Nagata S, Saito M, et al. Erratum to: Effects of the enteral administration of Bifidobacterium breve on patients undergoing chemotherapy for pediatric malignancies. Support Care Cancer. 2010;18(9):1235-1236.