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William Francis Pirl, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by William Pirl and Vicki Jackson.
Connection Strength

3.293
  1. Effect of early integrated palliative care on family caregivers (FC) outcomes for patients with gastrointestinal and lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):234.
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    Score: 0.170
  2. Processes of discontinuing chemotherapy for metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer at the end of life. J Oncol Pract. 2015 May; 11(3):e405-12.
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    Score: 0.153
  3. The cultivation of prognostic awareness through the provision of early palliative care in the ambulatory setting: a communication guide. J Palliat Med. 2013 Aug; 16(8):894-900.
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    Score: 0.135
  4. Depression, survival, and epidermal growth factor receptor genotypes in patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. Palliat Support Care. 2013 Jun; 11(3):223-9.
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    Score: 0.132
  5. Electronic prompt to improve outpatient code status documentation for patients with advanced lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2013 Feb 20; 31(6):710-5.
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    Score: 0.131
  6. Depression and survival in metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: effects of early palliative care. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Apr 20; 30(12):1310-5.
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    Score: 0.124
  7. ASCO Quality Oncology Practice Initiative (QOPI) quality measures for smoking cessation and survival in metastatic NSCLC. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):6074.
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    Score: 0.117
  8. Early palliative care, depression, and survival in metastatic NSCLC. J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):6024.
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    Score: 0.117
  9. Longitudinal perceptions of prognosis and goals of therapy in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer: results of a randomized study of early palliative care. J Clin Oncol. 2011 Jun 10; 29(17):2319-26.
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    Score: 0.117
  10. Components of early intervention outpatient palliative care consultation in patients with incurable NSCLC. J Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20; 27(15_suppl):e20635.
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    Score: 0.102
  11. Illness understanding in patients with advanced lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2009 May 20; 27(15_suppl):9515.
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    Score: 0.102
  12. Depression after diagnosis of advanced non-small cell lung cancer and survival: a pilot study. Psychosomatics. 2008 May-Jun; 49(3):218-24.
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    Score: 0.095
  13. The effect of depression on survival in patients with newly diagnosed advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). J Clin Oncol. 2006 Jun 20; 24(18_suppl):8511.
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    Score: 0.083
  14. Communication Differences between Oncologists and Palliative Care Clinicians: A Qualitative Analysis of Early, Integrated Palliative Care in Patients with Advanced Cancer. J Palliat Med. 2019 01; 22(1):41-49.
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    Score: 0.049
  15. 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: 0.048
  16. Symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder among hospitalized patients with cancer. Cancer. 2018 08; 124(16):3445-3453.
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    Score: 0.048
  17. 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: 0.047
  18. 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: 0.046
  19. 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: 0.046
  20. 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: 0.046
  21. 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: 0.046
  22. 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: 0.045
  23. 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: 0.045
  24. 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: 0.045
  25. Coping and Prognostic Awareness in Patients With Advanced Cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2017 Aug 01; 35(22):2551-2557.
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    Score: 0.045
  26. 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: 0.043
  27. 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: 0.043
  28. 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: 0.043
  29. Randomized trial of early integrated palliative and oncology care. J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):104.
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    Score: 0.043
  30. Randomized trial of inpatient palliative care in patients hospitalized for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). J Clin Oncol. 2016 Oct 09; 34(26_suppl):103.
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    Score: 0.043
  31. 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: 0.043
  32. 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: 0.043
  33. Coping in Patients With Incurable Lung and Gastrointestinal Cancers: A Validation Study of the Brief COPE. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2017 01; 53(1):131-138.
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    Score: 0.043
  34. Factors associated with depression and anxiety symptoms in family caregivers of patients with incurable cancer. Ann Oncol. 2016 08; 27(8):1607-12.
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    Score: 0.041
  35. 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: 0.041
  36. 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: 0.041
  37. 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: 0.040
  38. 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: 0.040
  39. 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: 0.040
  40. 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: 0.040
  41. Symptom burden in hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2015 Oct 10; 33(29_suppl):100.
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    Score: 0.040
  42. 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: 0.039
  43. 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: 0.037
  44. Which patients experience improved quality of life (QOL) and mood from early palliative care (PC)? J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):16.
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    Score: 0.037
  45. Patients' and family caregivers' (FC) quality of life (QOL) and mood during hospitalization for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):160.
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    Score: 0.037
  46. Prognostic understanding, quality of life (QOL), and mood in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):219.
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    Score: 0.037
  47. Cost analysis of a randomized trial of early palliative care (PC) in patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). J Clin Oncol. 2014 Nov; 32(31_suppl):4.
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    Score: 0.037
  48. Perceptions of health status and survival in patients with metastatic lung cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2014 Oct; 48(4):548-57.
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    Score: 0.036
  49. 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: 0.035
  50. Early palliative care in advanced lung cancer: a qualitative study. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 25; 173(4):283-90.
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    Score: 0.033
  51. Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy use and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Feb 01; 30(4):394-400.
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    Score: 0.031
  52. Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy utilization and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). J Clin Oncol. 2011 May 20; 29(15_suppl):6009.
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    Score: 0.029
  53. Components of early outpatient palliative care consultation in patients with metastatic nonsmall cell lung cancer. J Palliat Med. 2011 Apr; 14(4):459-64.
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    Score: 0.029
  54. Early palliative care for patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer. N Engl J Med. 2010 Aug 19; 363(8):733-42.
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    Score: 0.028
  55. Aggressiveness of care in a prospective cohort of patients with advanced NSCLC. Cancer. 2008 Aug 15; 113(4):826-33.
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    Score: 0.024
  56. Phase II study: integrated palliative care in newly diagnosed advanced non-small-cell lung cancer patients. J Clin Oncol. 2007 Jun 10; 25(17):2377-82.
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    Score: 0.022
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