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Joseph Greer, Ph.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Joseph Greer and Areej El-Jawahri.
Connection Strength

8.278
  1. El-Jawahri A, Abel GA, Traeger L, Waldman L, Markovitz N, VanDusen H, Fathi A, Steensma DP, LeBlanc TW, Horick NK, DeAngelo DJ, Wadleigh M, Hobbs G, Foster J, Brunner AM, Amrein P, Stone RM, Temel JS, Greer JA. Quality of life and mood of older patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) receiving intensive and non-intensive chemotherapy. Leukemia. 2019 10; 33(10):2393-2402.
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    Score: 0.900
  2. El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Park ER, Jackson VA, Kamdar M, Rinaldi SP, Gallagher ER, Jagielo AD, Topping CEW, Elyze M, Jones B, Temel JS. Psychological Distress in Bereaved Caregivers of Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2020 Aug 31.
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    Score: 0.248
  3. El-Jawahri A, Forst D, Fenech A, Brenner KO, Jankowski AL, Waldman L, Sereno I, Nipp R, Greer JA, Traeger L, Jackson V, Temel J. Relationship Between Perceptions of Treatment Goals and Psychological Distress in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 Jul; 18(7):849-855.
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    Score: 0.245
  4. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Greer JA, Vanbenschoten O, Markovitz N, Cashavelly B, Tata LA, Nipp RD, Reynolds KL, Goyal L, Bhatt S, Fishman S, Horick N, Li Z, Volandes A, Temel JS. Randomized trial of a hospice video educational tool for patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers. Cancer. 2020 Aug 01; 126(15):3569-3578.
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    Score: 0.244
  5. Amonoo HL, Fenech A, Greer JA, Temel JS, Huffman JC, El-Jawahri A. Does Desire to Pursue Pleasurable Activities Matter? The Impact of Pretransplantation Anhedonia on Quality of Life and Fatigue in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2020 Aug; 26(8):1477-1481.
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    Score: 0.243
  6. Newcomb RA, Nipp RD, Waldman LP, Greer JA, Lage DE, Hochberg EP, Jackson VA, Fuh CX, Ryan DP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri AR. Symptom burden in patients with cancer who are experiencing unplanned hospitalization. Cancer. 2020 Jun 15; 126(12):2924-2933.
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    Score: 0.240
  7. El-Jawahri A, Jacobs JM, Nelson AM, Traeger L, Greer JA, Nicholson S, Waldman LP, Fenech AL, Jagielo AD, D'Alotto J, Horick N, Spitzer T, DeFilipp Z, Chen YA, Temel JS. Multimodal psychosocial intervention for family caregivers of patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: A randomized clinical trial. Cancer. 2020 Apr 15; 126(8):1758-1765.
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    Score: 0.237
  8. Jacobs JM, Fishman S, Sommer R, Sereno I, Fenech A, Jankowski AL, Traeger L, Greer JA, Vanderklish J, Hunnewell C, Saylor M, Chen YB, Spitzer T, DeFilipp Z, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Coping and Modifiable Psychosocial Factors are Associated with Mood and Quality of Life in Patients with Chronic Graft-versus-Host Disease. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2019 11; 25(11):2234-2242.
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    Score: 0.229
  9. Ufere NN, Donlan J, Waldman L, Patel A, Dienstag JL, Friedman LS, Corey KE, Hashemi N, Carolan P, Mullen AC, Thiim M, Bhan I, Nipp R, Greer J, Temel J, Chung RT, El-Jawahri A. Physicians' Perspectives on Palliative Care for Patients With End-Stage Liver Disease: A National Survey Study. Liver Transpl. 2019 06; 25(6):859-869.
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    Score: 0.226
  10. Ufere NN, Donlan J, Waldman L, Dienstag JL, Friedman LS, Corey KE, Hashemi N, Carolan P, Mullen AC, Thiim M, Bhan I, Nipp R, Greer JA, Temel JS, Chung RT, El-Jawahri A. Barriers to Use of Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning Discussions for Patients With End-Stage Liver Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 11; 17(12):2592-2599.
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    Score: 0.224
  11. Greer JA, Jacobs J, Pensak N, MacDonald JJ, Fuh CX, Perez GK, Ward A, Tallen C, Muzikansky A, Traeger L, Penedo FJ, El-Jawahri A, Safren SA, Pirl WF, Temel JS. Randomized Trial of a Tailored Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Mobile Application for Anxiety in Patients with Incurable Cancer. Oncologist. 2019 08; 24(8):1111-1120.
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    Score: 0.222
  12. El-Jawahri A, Nelson-Lowe M, VanDusen H, Traeger L, Abel GA, Greer JA, Fathi A, Steensma DP, LeBlanc TW, Li Z, DeAngelo D, Wadleigh M, Hobbs G, Foster J, Brunner A, Amrein P, Stone RM, Temel JS. Patient-Clinician Discordance in Perceptions of Treatment Risks and Benefits in Older Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Oncologist. 2019 02; 24(2):247-254.
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    Score: 0.216
  13. Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, D'Arpino SM, Chan A, Fuh CX, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, Greer JA. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder among hospitalized patients with cancer. Cancer. 2018 08; 124(16):3445-3453.
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    Score: 0.213
  14. El-Jawahri A, Fishman SR, Vanderklish J, Dizon DS, Pensak N, Traeger L, Greer JA, Park ER, Markovitz N, Waldman L, Hunnewell C, Saylor M, Driscoll J, Li Z, Spitzer TR, McAfee S, Chen YB, Temel JS. Pilot study of a multimodal intervention to enhance sexual function in survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Cancer. 2018 06 01; 124(11):2438-2446.
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    Score: 0.209
  15. Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Jacobs JM, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Jackson VA, Pirl WF, Temel JS, Greer JA. Differential effects of early palliative care based on the age and sex of patients with advanced cancer from a randomized controlled trial. Palliat Med. 2018 04; 32(4):757-766.
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    Score: 0.207
  16. Greer JA, Jacobs JM, El-Jawahri A, Nipp RD, Gallagher ER, Pirl WF, Park ER, Muzikansky A, Jacobsen JC, Jackson VA, Temel JS. Role of Patient Coping Strategies in Understanding the Effects of Early Palliative Care on Quality of Life and Mood. J Clin Oncol. 2018 01 01; 36(1):53-60.
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    Score: 0.205
  17. Lage DE, Nipp RD, D'Arpino SM, Moran SM, Johnson PC, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Hochberg EP, Traeger LN, Jackson VA, Cashavelly BJ, Martinson HS, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Predictors of Posthospital Transitions of Care in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2018 01 01; 36(1):76-82.
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    Score: 0.204
  18. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Greer JA, VanDusen H, Fishman SR, LeBlanc TW, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Telles J, Rhodes A, Li Z, Spitzer TR, McAfee S, Chen YA, Temel JS. Effect of Inpatient Palliative Care During Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplant on Psychological Distress 6 Months After Transplant: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Nov 10; 35(32):3714-3721.
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    Score: 0.202
  19. El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Park ER, Jackson VA, Back AL, Kamdar M, Jacobsen J, Chittenden EH, Rinaldi SP, Gallagher ER, Eusebio JR, Fishman S, VanDusen H, Li Z, Muzikansky A, Temel JS. Effects of Early Integrated Palliative Care on Caregivers of Patients with Lung and Gastrointestinal Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Oncologist. 2017 12; 22(12):1528-1534.
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    Score: 0.202
  20. El-Jawahri A, Lau-Min K, Nipp RD, Greer JA, Traeger LN, Moran SM, D'Arpino SM, Hochberg EP, Jackson VA, Cashavelly BJ, Martinson HS, Ryan DP, Temel JS. Processes of code status transitions in hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. Cancer. 2017 Dec 15; 123(24):4895-4902.
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    Score: 0.202
  21. Jacobs JM, Shaffer KM, Nipp RD, Fishbein JN, MacDonald J, El-Jawahri A, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Park ER, Temel JS, Greer JA. Distress is Interdependent in Patients and Caregivers with Newly Diagnosed Incurable Cancers. Ann Behav Med. 2017 Aug; 51(4):519-531.
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    Score: 0.201
  22. El-Jawahri A, LeBlanc T, VanDusen H, Traeger L, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Telles J, Rhodes A, Spitzer TR, McAfee S, Chen YA, Lee SS, Temel JS. Effect of Inpatient Palliative Care on Quality of Life 2 Weeks After Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2016 Nov 22; 316(20):2094-2103.
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    Score: 0.191
  23. El-Jawahri A, Moran SM, D'Arpino S, Johnson C, Lage DE, Wong R, Xiao Y, VanDusen H, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Lennes IT, Cashavelly BJ, Martinson HS, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS. Symptom burden to predict health care utilization in hospitalized patients with incurable cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):98.
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    Score: 0.190
  24. LeBlanc TW, Traeger L, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Telles J, Rhodes A, Chen YA, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A. Inpatient integrated palliative and transplant care to improve family caregiver (FC) outcomes of patients hospitalized for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):235.
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    Score: 0.190
  25. Greer JA, Tramontano AC, McMahon PM, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Parikh RB, Muzikansky A, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Cost Analysis of a Randomized Trial of Early Palliative Care in Patients with Metastatic Nonsmall-Cell Lung Cancer. J Palliat Med. 2016 08; 19(8):842-8.
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    Score: 0.184
  26. El-Jawahri AR, Vandusen HB, Traeger LN, Fishbein JN, Keenan T, Gallagher ER, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Spitzer TR, Chen YB, Temel JS. Quality of life and mood predict posttraumatic stress disorder after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Cancer. 2016 Mar 01; 122(5):806-12.
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    Score: 0.179
  27. El-Jawahri A, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Kumar P, Ryan DP, Lennes IT, Cashavelly BJ, Martinson HS, VanDusen H, Hochberg EP, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Symptom burden in hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Oct 10; 33(29_suppl):100.
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    Score: 0.177
  28. El-Jawahri A, Pirl WF, Fishbein J, Moran SM, McCarty C, Eusebio J, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Temel JS. Quality of life and mood in patients with advanced cancer: Associations with prognostic understanding and coping style. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Oct 10; 33(29_suppl):76.
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    Score: 0.177
  29. El-Jawahri AR, Traeger LN, Kuzmuk K, Eusebio JR, Vandusen HB, Shin JA, Keenan T, Gallagher ER, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Ballen KK, Spitzer TR, Graubert TA, McAfee SL, Dey BR, Chen YB, Temel JS. Quality of life and mood of patients and family caregivers during hospitalization for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Cancer. 2015 Mar 15; 121(6):951-9.
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    Score: 0.167
  30. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Park ER, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Lennes IT, Jackson VA, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Associations among prognostic understanding, quality of life, and mood in patients with advanced cancer. Cancer. 2014 Jan 15; 120(2):278-85.
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    Score: 0.154
  31. El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Temel JS. Does palliative care improve outcomes for patients with incurable illness? A review of the evidence. J Support Oncol. 2011 May-Jun; 9(3):87-94.
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    Score: 0.130
  32. Lage DE, El-Jawahri A, Fuh CX, Newcomb RA, Jackson VA, Ryan DP, Greer JA, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Functional Impairment, Symptom Burden, and Clinical Outcomes Among Hospitalized Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 06; 18(6):747-754.
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    Score: 0.061
  33. Nipp RD, Temel B, Fuh CX, Kay P, Landay S, Lage D, Franco-Garcia E, Scott E, Stevens E, O'Malley T, Mohile S, Dale W, Traeger L, Hashmi AZ, Jackson V, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Pilot Randomized Trial of a Transdisciplinary Geriatric and Palliative Care Intervention for Older Adults With Cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 05; 18(5):591-598.
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    Score: 0.061
  34. Petrillo LA, El-Jawahri A, Nipp RD, Lichtenstein MRL, Durbin SM, Reynolds KL, Greer JA, Temel JS, Gainor JF. Performance status and end-of-life care among adults with non-small cell lung cancer receiving immune checkpoint inhibitors. Cancer. 2020 May 15; 126(10):2288-2295.
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    Score: 0.060
  35. Nipp RD, Thompson LL, Temel B, Fuh CX, Server C, Kay PS, Landay S, Lage DE, Traeger L, Scott E, Jackson VA, Horick NK, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Screening Tool Identifies Older Adults With Cancer at Risk for Poor Outcomes. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2020 03; 18(3):305-313.
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    Score: 0.060
  36. Temel JS, Sloan J, Zemla T, Greer JA, Jackson VA, El-Jawahri A, Kamdar M, Kamal A, Blinderman CD, Strand J, Zylla D, Daugherty C, Furqan M, Obel J, Razaq M, Roeland EJ, Loprinzi C. Multisite, Randomized Trial of Early Integrated Palliative and Oncology Care in Patients with Advanced Lung and Gastrointestinal Cancer: Alliance A221303. J Palliat Med. 2020 Jul; 23(7):922-929.
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    Score: 0.060
  37. Thompson LL, Temel B, Fuh CX, Server C, Kay P, Landay S, Lage DE, Traeger L, Scott E, Jackson VA, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Perceptions of medical status and treatment goal among older adults with advanced cancer. J Geriatr Oncol. 2020 Jul; 11(6):937-943.
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    Score: 0.059
  38. Traeger L, Rapoport C, Wright E, El-Jawahri A, Greer JA, Park ER, Jackson VA, Temel JS. Nature of Discussions about Systemic Therapy Discontinuation or Hospice among Patients, Families, and Palliative Care Clinicians during Care for Incurable Cancer: A Qualitative Study. J Palliat Med. 2020 04; 23(4):542-547.
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    Score: 0.059
  39. Fujisawa D, Temel JS, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Jacobs JM, Cutrono S, Pirl WF. Actigraphy as an assessment of performance status in patients with advanced lung cancer. Palliat Support Care. 2019 10; 17(5):574-578.
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    Score: 0.058
  40. Johnson PC, Xiao Y, Wong RL, D'Arpino S, Moran SMC, Lage DE, Temel B, Ruddy M, Traeger LN, Greer JA, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, El-Jawahri A, Nipp RD. Potentially Avoidable Hospital Readmissions in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Oncol Pract. 2019 05; 15(5):e420-e427.
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    Score: 0.056
  41. Nipp RD, Ruddy M, Fuh CX, Zangardi ML, Chio C, Kim EB, Li BKM, Long Y, Blouin GC, Lage D, Ryan DP, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Pilot Randomized Trial of a Pharmacy Intervention for Older Adults with Cancer. Oncologist. 2019 02; 24(2):211-218.
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    Score: 0.055
  42. Wong RL, El-Jawahri A, D'Arpino SM, Fuh CX, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Irwin KE, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS, Nipp RD. Use of Antidepressant Medications Moderates the Relationship Between Depressive Symptoms and Hospital Length of Stay in Patients with Advanced Cancer. Oncologist. 2019 01; 24(1):117-124.
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    Score: 0.054
  43. Hoerger M, Greer JA, Jackson VA, Park ER, Pirl WF, El-Jawahri A, Gallagher ER, Hagan T, Jacobsen J, Perry LM, Temel JS. Defining the Elements of Early Palliative Care That Are Associated With Patient-Reported Outcomes and the Delivery of End-of-Life Care. J Clin Oncol. 2018 04 10; 36(11):1096-1102.
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    Score: 0.052
  44. Pirl WF, Greer JA, Park E, Safren SA, Fields L, Wood L, Traeger L, El-Jawahri A, Zebrack B, Temel JS. Development and evaluation of a six-day training program in supportive oncology research. Palliat Support Care. 2018 12; 16(6):656-661.
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    Score: 0.052
  45. Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, Moran SM, D'Arpino SM, Johnson PC, Lage DE, Wong RL, Pirl WF, Traeger L, Lennes IT, Cashavelly BJ, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Ryan DP, Hochberg EP, Temel JS. The relationship between physical and psychological symptoms and health care utilization in hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. Cancer. 2017 Dec 01; 123(23):4720-4727.
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    Score: 0.051
  46. Nipp RD, Fuchs G, El-Jawahri A, Mario J, Troschel FM, Greer JA, Gallagher ER, Jackson VA, Kambadakone A, Hong TS, Temel JS, Fintelmann FJ. Sarcopenia Is Associated with Quality of Life and Depression in Patients with Advanced Cancer. Oncologist. 2018 01; 23(1):97-104.
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    Score: 0.051
  47. Nipp RD, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Moran SM, Traeger L, Jacobs JM, Jacobsen JC, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Ryan DP, Jackson VA, Pirl WF, Temel JS. Coping and Prognostic Awareness in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug 01; 35(22):2551-2557.
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    Score: 0.050
  48. Temel JS, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Pirl WF, Park ER, Jackson VA, Back AL, Kamdar M, Jacobsen J, Chittenden EH, Rinaldi SP, Gallagher ER, Eusebio JR, Li Z, Muzikansky A, Ryan DP. Effects of Early Integrated Palliative Care in Patients With Lung and GI Cancer: A Randomized Clinical Trial. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Mar 10; 35(8):834-841.
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    Score: 0.048
  49. Shaffer KM, Jacobs JM, Nipp RD, Carr A, Jackson VA, Park ER, Pirl WF, El-Jawahri A, Gallagher ER, Greer JA, Temel JS. Mental and physical health correlates among family caregivers of patients with newly-diagnosed incurable cancer: a hierarchical linear regression analysis. Support Care Cancer. 2017 03; 25(3):965-971.
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    Score: 0.048
  50. Lerner J, Traeger L, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Oncologists' dispositional affect and likelihood of end-of-life discussions. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):9.
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    Score: 0.047
  51. Nipp RD, El-Jawahri A, Fishbein JN, Eusebio J, Stagl JM, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Jackson VA, Pirl WF, Greer JA, Temel JS. The relationship between coping strategies, quality of life, and mood in patients with incurable cancer. Cancer. 2016 Jul 01; 122(13):2110-6.
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    Score: 0.046
  52. Nipp RD, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Jackson VA, Pirl WF, Temel JS. Age and Gender Moderate the Impact of Early Palliative Care in Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Oncologist. 2016 Jan; 21(1):119-26.
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    Score: 0.045
  53. Fishbein J, El-Jawahri A, Pirl WF, Moran SM, McCarty C, Eusebio J, Gallagher ER, Park ER, Jackson VA, Greer JA, Temel JS. Depression and anxiety among family caregivers of patients with advanced cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Oct 10; 33(29_suppl):224.
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    Score: 0.044
  54. Traeger L, McDonnell TM, McCarty CE, Greer JA, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS. Nursing intervention to enhance outpatient chemotherapy symptom management: Patient-reported outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3905-13.
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    Score: 0.044
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