Suggestions for Further Reading: Communication in Cancer Care

Ackermans, Lisette, Michiel G. Hageman, A. H. Bos, Daniel Haverkamp, Vanessa AB Scholtes, and Rudolf W. Poolman. “Feedback to Patients About Patient-Reported Outcomes Does Not Improve Empowerment or Satisfaction.” Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research® 476, no. 4 (2018): 716–722.
Ahamad, Anesa, Paul Wallner, Sharon Salenius, Rudi Ross, and Eduardo Fernandez. “Information Needs Expressed During Patient-Oriented Oncology Consultations: Quantity, Variation, and Barriers.” Journal of Cancer Education, 2018, 1–10.
Amundsen, Anita, Svein Bergvik, Phyllis Butow, Martin HN Tattersall, Tore Sørlie, and Tone Nordøy. “Supporting Doctor-Patient Communication: Providing a Question Prompt List and Audio Recording of the Consultation as Communication Aids to Outpatients in a Cancer Clinic.” Patient Education and Counseling, 2018.
Blazin, Lindsay, Cherilyn Cecchini, Catherine Habashy, Erica Kaye, and Justin Baker. “Communicating Effectively in Pediatric Cancer Care: Translating Evidence into Practice.” Children 5, no. 3 (2018): 40.
Bourdel, Nicolas, Pauline Chauvet, Valentina Billone, Giannis Douridas, Arnaud Fauconnier, Laurent Gerbaud, and Michel Canis. “Systematic Review of Quality of Life Measures in Patients with Endometriosis.” PloS One 14, no. 1 (2019): e0208464.
Burro, Roberto, Ugo Savardi, Maria Antonietta Annunziata, Paolo De Paoli, and Ivana Bianchi. “The Effects of Presenting Oncologic Information in Terms of Opposites in a Medical Context.” Patient Preference and Adherence 12 (2018): 443.
Coburn, Cassandra, and David Collingridge. “A Step towards Dignity in Life and Death.” The Lancet Oncology 19, no. 11 (2018): e565.
D’Souza, Violet, Maiziel Serrao, Erin Watson, Elizabeth Blouin, Anthony Zeitouni, and Paul J. Allison. “Information Service in Head and Neck Cancer Care—a Qualitative Study.” Supportive Care in Cancer 26, no. 1 (2018): 91–98.
Geessink, Noralie H., Eirik H. Ofstad, Marcel GM Olde Rikkert, Harry van Goor, Jürgen Kasper, and Yvonne Schoon. “Shared Decision-Making in Older Patients with Colorectal or Pancreatic Cancer: Determinants of Patients’ and Observers’ Perceptions.” Patient Education and Counseling, 2018.
Hudoba, Christine, and David Y. Hwang. “Goals of Care and Difficult Conversations.” In Neurocritical Care for the Advanced Practice Clinician, 343–361. Springer, 2018.
Knaul, Felicia Marie. “Integrating Palliative Care into Health Systems Is Essential to Achieve Universal Health Coverage.” The Lancet Oncology 19, no. 11 (2018): e566–e567.
Lam, Wendy WT, Ava Kwong, Dacita Suen, Janice Tsang, Inda Soong, Tze Kok Yau, Winnie Yeo, Joyce Suen, Wing Ming Ho, and Ka Yan Wong. “Factors Predicting Patient Satisfaction in Women with Advanced Breast Cancer: A Prospective Study.” BMC Cancer 18, no. 1 (2018): 162.
Maffoni, Marina, Piergiorgio Argentero, Ines Giorgi, Julia Hynes, and Anna Giardini. “Healthcare Professionals’ Moral Distress in Adult Palliative Care: A Systematic Review.” BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, 2019, doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2018-001674.
October, Tessie W., Zoelle B. Dizon, Robert M. Arnold, and Abby R. Rosenberg. “Characteristics of Physician Empathetic Statements during Pediatric Intensive Care Conferences with Family Members: A Qualitative Study.” JAMA Network Open 1, no. 3 (2018): e180351–e180351.
Parker, Patricia A., and Smita C. Banerjee. “Sharing Serious News With Cancer Patients: Strategies That Can Help.” Oncology 32, no. 7 (2018).
Pinto, Eleonora, Francesco Cavallin, Luca Maria Saadeh, Maria Cristina Bellissimo, Rita Alfieri, Silvia Mantoan, Matteo Cagol, Carlo Castoro, and Marco Scarpa. “Potential Curability and Perception of Received Information in Esophageal Cancer Patients.” Supportive Care in Cancer 26, no. 6 (2018): 1807–1814.
Saadeh, Luca M., Annelijn E. Slaman, Eleonora Pinto, Suzanne S. Gisbertz, Francesco Cavallin, Egle Jezerskyte, Rita Alfieri, Loes Noteboom, Maria Cristina Bellissimo, and Matteo Cagol. “Esophageal Cancer Patients’ Information Management: Cross-Cultural Differences between Dutch and Italian Patients in Perceived Quality of Provided Oncological Information.” Journal of Thoracic Disease 10, no. 8 (2018): 5123.
Shaban, Hesham, and Jerry Yee. “A Tale of Two Failures: A Guide to Shared Decision-Making for Heart and Renal Failure.” Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 25, no. 5 (2018): 375–378.
Sykes, Nigel. “Oncology and Palliative Care: Patients Need a Seamless Service.” The Lancet Oncology 19, no. 11 (2018): e568–e569.
Walming, Sofie, Dan Asplund, Mattias Block, David Bock, Elisabeth Gonzalez, Carina Rosander, Jacob Rosenberg, and Eva Angenete. “Patients with Rectal Cancer Are Satisfied with In-Hospital Communication despite Insufficient Information Regarding Treatment Alternatives and Potential Side-Effects.” Acta Oncologica 57, no. 10 (2018): 1311–1317.
Yang, L. Y., D. S. Manhas, A. F. Howard, and R. A. Olson. “Patient-Reported Outcome Use in Oncology: A Systematic Review of the Impact on Patient-Clinician Communication.” Supportive Care in Cancer 26, no. 1 (2018): 41–60.