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Lara Traeger, Ph.D.

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

5.706
  1. 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: 0.246
  2. 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: 0.245
  3. 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: 0.238
  4. 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 Apr; 23(4):542-547.
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    Score: 0.236
  5. 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
  6. 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: 0.226
  7. Wright EM, El-Jawahri A, Temel JS, Carr A, Safren SA, Park ER, Pirl WF, Bruera E, Traeger L. Patient Patterns and Perspectives on Using Opioid Regimens for Chronic Cancer Pain. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 06; 57(6):1062-1070.
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    Score: 0.224
  8. 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
  9. 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: 0.210
  10. 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
  11. 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: 0.203
  12. 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: 0.203
  13. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Shin JA, Knight H, Mirabeau-Beale K, Fishbein J, Vandusen HH, Jackson VA, Volandes AE, Temel JS. Qualitative Study of Patients' and Caregivers' Perceptions and Information Preferences About Hospice. J Palliat Med. 2017 07; 20(7):759-766.
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    Score: 0.199
  14. 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: 0.192
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, VanDusen H, Chen YA, Temel JS, Driscoll J. Coping with moderate to severe chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD) among hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) survivors: A qualitative analysis. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):257.
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    Score: 0.190
  18. El-Jawahri A, Keenan T, Abel GA, Steensma DP, LeBlanc TW, Chen YB, Hobbs G, Traeger L, Fathi AT, DeAngelo DJ, Wadleigh M, Ballen KK, Amrein PC, Stone RM, Temel JS. Potentially avoidable hospital admissions in older patients with acute myeloid leukaemia in the USA: a retrospective analysis. Lancet Haematol. 2016 Jun; 3(6):e276-83.
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    Score: 0.185
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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: 0.175
  22. El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Kuzmuk K, Eusebio J, Vandusen H, Keenan T, Shin J, Gallagher ER, Greer JA, Pirl WF, Jackson VA, Ballen KK, Spitzer TR, Graubert TA, McAfee S, Dey B, Chen YB, Temel JS. Prognostic understanding, quality of life and mood in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Aug; 50(8):1119-24.
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    Score: 0.172
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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: 0.056
  31. Amonoo HL, Barclay ME, El-Jawahri A, Traeger LN, Lee SJ, Huffman JC. Positive Psychological Constructs and Health Outcomes in Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Patients: A Systematic Review. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2019 01; 25(1):e5-e16.
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    Score: 0.055
  32. 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
  33. 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: 0.053
  34. 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: 0.052
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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: 0.048
  39. Shin JA, Parkes A, El-Jawahri A, Traeger L, Knight H, Gallagher ER, Temel JS. Retrospective evaluation of palliative care and hospice utilization in hospitalized patients with metastatic breast cancer. Palliat Med. 2016 10; 30(9):854-61.
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    Score: 0.046
  40. 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
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