Pain and Palliative Care

Recent Publications and Educational Resources from the NIH Pain and Palliative Care Team

African American Elders' Serious Illness Experiences: Narratives of "God Did," "God Will," and "Life Is Better" PDF Icon (485 KB); Heather Coats, Janice D. Crist, Ann Berger, Esther Sternberg, and Anne G. Rosenfeld

Current Status of Spirituality in Cardiac Rehabilitation Programs PDF Icon (230 KB); Sheeba Nadarajah , PhD, RN; Ann M. Berger, MSN, MD; Sue Ann Thomas , PhD, RN

Establishing a Palliative Care Program in a Research Center: Evolution of a Model PDF Icon (99 KB); Ann Berger, RN, MSN, MD; Karen Baker, RN, MSN, CS, APN; Jacques Bolle, RN, DNSc; and Donna Pereira, RN, MA, PCAPN, CHPN

Healing Pain–The Innovative Breakthrough Plan to Overcome Your Physical Pain & Emotional Suffering; Ann Berger, MSN, MD; and D.B. deSwaan

Increasing the Number of Outpatients Receiving Spiritual Assessment: A Pain and Palliative Care Service Quality Improvement Project PDF Icon (109 KB); Blanca J. Gomez-Castillo, BS, MS; Rosemarie Hirsch, MPH, MD; Hunter Groninger, MD; Karen Baker, CRNP; M. Jennifer Cheng, MD; Jayne Phillips, CRNP; John Pollack, MDiv, BCC; and Ann M. Berger, MSN, MD

Initiating pain and palliative care outpatient services for the suburban underserved in Montgomery County, Maryland: Lessons learned at the NIH Clinical Center and MobileMed PDF Icon (94 KB); Sunil K. Aggarwal, MD, PHD; Amrita Ghosh, MD, PHD; M. Jennifer Cheng, MD; Kathleen Luton, RN, MSN, CRNP, COHN-S; Peter F. Lowet, MBA; Ann Berger, MSN, MD

Interaction of palliative care and primary care. Clinical Geriatric Medicine, 31(2), 207-218; Ghosh A, Dzeng E, Cheng MJ.(2015)

"Mother MD Intense": The Need for Intentional Healing PDF Icon (56 KB); Ann Berger, MSN, MD

Principles and Practice of Palliative Care and Supportive Oncology 4th Edition; Ann M. Berger, John L. Shuster, Jr, Jamie H. von Roen

Psychosocial experiences in the context of life-threatening illness: The cardiac rehabilitation patient PDF Icon (129 KB); Gerard N. Holder, BS, MS; William C. Young, BA, MA; Sheeba R. Nadarajah, PHD, RN; and Ann M. Berger, MSN, MD

Psychosocial Spiritual Healing. Annals of Palliative Medicine 2017;6 (3):203-205. Ann Berger, MSN, MD

Spirituality in the context of life-threatening illness and life-transforming change PDF Icon (105 KB); William C. Young, BA, MA; Sheeba R. Nadarajah, PHD, RN; Perry R. Skeath, PHD; and Ann M. Berger, MSN, MD

Supportive medical care in life-threatening illness: A pilot study PDF Icon (94 KB); William C. Young, BA, MA; Sheeba R. Nadarajah, PHD, RN; and Ann M. Berger, MSN, MD

Testing domains of the healing experiences in all life stressors questionnaire in a cohort of HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected Chicago women PDF Icon (169 KB); Ann Berger, Karlynn BrintzenhofeSzoc, Erin G Mistretta, Danetta Sloan, Kathleen M Weber

The lived experience of individuals in cardiac rehabilitation who have a positive outlook on their cardiac recovery: A phenomenological inquiry PDF Icon (373 KB); Sheeba R Nadarajah, Susan W Buchholz, Debra L Wiegand and Ann Berger

The Nature of Life-Transforming Changes Among Cancer Survivors PDF Icon (897 KB); Perry Skeath, Shanti Norris, Vani Katheria, Jonathan White, Karen Baker, Dan Handel, Esther Sternberg, John Pollack, Hunter Groninger, Jayne Phillips and Ann Berger

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This page last updated on 07/31/2017

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