Japanese Society for Palliative Medicine
News Letter No.51
May 2011  51
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

Hopkinson JB, Fenlon DR, Okamoto I, et al. The deliverability, acceptability, and perceived effect of the macmillan approach to weight loss and eating difficulties: a phase U, cluster-randomized, exploratory trial of a psychosocial intervention for weight- and eating-related distress in people with advanced cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(5): 684-695.

Librach SL, Bouvette M, Angelis CD, et al. Consensus recommendations for the management of constipation in patients with advanced, progressive illness. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(5): 761-773.

Lup D, on behalf of the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Workforce Task Force. Estimate of current hospice and palliative medicine physician workforce shortage. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(6): 899-911.

Abernethy AP, Aziz NM, Basch E, et al. A strategy to advance the evidence base in palliative medicine: Formation of a palliative care research cooperative group. J Palliat Med. 2010;13(12): 1407-1413.

From Japan

Yamagishi A, Morita T, Miyashita M, Sato K, Tsuneto S, Shima Y. The care strategy for families of terminally ill cancer patients who become unable to take nourishment orally: recommendations from a nationwide survey of bereaved family members’ experiences. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010;40(5): 671-683.

Kanemura S, Tanimukai H, Tsuneto S. Can “steroid switching” improve steroid-induced musical hallucinations in a patient with terminal cancer? J Palliat Med. 2010;13(12): 1495-1498.