Poster Sessions

 

Poster Session A

Friday, September 9, 2016

11:30 AM- 1:00 PM and 5:15 PM- 6:15 PM

Poster Session B

Saturday, September 10, 2016

7:00 AM- 7:55 AM and 11:30 AM- 1:00 PM

All Poster Sessions will be held in Yerba Buena Ballroom, Salon 8. 

BOARD A1
Randomized trial of inpatient palliative care in patients hospitalized for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). (Abstract 103)
First Author: Areej El-Jawahri


BOARD A2
Usage of Oregon’s Death With Dignity Act (DWDA). (Abstract 44)
First Author: Charles Blanke


BOARD A3
Perception of curability in an international cohort of advanced cancer patients receiving palliative care. (Abstract 5)
First Author: Sriram Yennu


BOARD A4
A quality improvement approach to oncologist referrals for hospice care. (Abstract 45)
First Author: Charles Von Gunten


BOARD A5
Attitudes of radiation oncologists toward palliative and supportive care in the United States: Report on National Membership Survey by the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). (Abstract 105)
First Author: Randy Wei


BOARD A6
Strength training to enhance early recovery after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. (Abstract 190)
First Author: Eileen Hacker


BOARD A7
Inpatient integrated palliative and transplant care to improve family caregiver (FC) outcomes of patients hospitalized for hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT). (Abstract 235)
First Author: Harry VanDusen


BOARD B1
The effect of connexin 36 deletion on chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN). (Abstract 1)
First Author: Adam Sterman


BOARD B2
Advance care planning preferences in Hispanic population with cancer in the Bronx. (Abstract 6)
First Author: Jhosselini Cardenas Mori


BOARD B3
Patient, family member, and clinician perspectives on advance care planning (ACP) in hematology and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). (Abstract 7)
First Author: Reanne Booker


BOARD B4
Feasibility of a physician-extender approach to increase advance care planning uptake. (Abstract 8)
First Author: Scott Siegel


BOARD B5
Oncologists' dispositional affect and likelihood of end-of-life discussions. (Abstract 9)
First Author: William Pirl


BOARD B6
Rehospitalization of advanced cancer patients in the year after diagnosis. (Abstract 10)
First Author: Robin Whitney


BOARD B7
End-of-life care decisions using Korean advance directives among cancer patient-caregiver dyads. (Abstract 11)
First Author: Su-Jin Koh


BOARD B8
Using a values assessment as a bridge to advance care planning: Results of 1286 patient reports. (Abstract 12)
First Author: John Hoverman


BOARD B9
Palliative care consultation and advance care planning for adults with poor-risk leukemia admitted to an academic medical center. (Abstract 13)
First Author: Ashley Freeman


BOARD B10
Improvements in communication and engagement of advance care planning in adults with metastatic cancer through a targeted team approach. (Abstract 14)
First Author: Sabrina Mikan


BOARD B11
A qualitative investigation of mindfulness practice to support advance care planning (ACP). (Abstract 15)
First Author: Shelley Johns


BOARD B12
Addressing resource allocation for advance care planning discussions in hospital. (Abstract 16)
First Author: Aaron Wong


BOARD B13
Barriers and facilitators of navigator-led advance care planning conversations in older patients with cancer. (Abstract 17)
First Author: Elizabeth Kvale


BOARD B14
Advance care planning and specialty palliative care utilization for patients with hematologic malignancies who undergo allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant. (Abstract 18)
First Author: Kelly Schoenbeck


BOARD C1
Provider perceptions of burnout while engaging in end-of-life care conversations: A pilot study using the Serious Illness Conversation Guide. (Abstract 19)
First Author: Anna Beck


BOARD C2
Time trade-offs in advanced ovarian cancer. (Abstract 20)
First Author: Lari Wenzel


BOARD C3
Systematic review of interventions to facilitate advance care planning (ACP) in cancer patients. (Abstract 21)
First Author: Bryan Chan


BOARD C4
Novel tool utilized as a trigger for advance care planning in hospitalized oncology patients. (Abstract 22)
First Author: Nicole Lincoln


BOARD C5
The inclusion of palliative care in initial treatment planning for women with gynecologic cancer and the use of advanced directives. (Abstract 23)
First Author: Rachel Regn


BOARD C6
Barriers to patients’ understanding of prognosis in advanced cancer. (Abstract 24)
First Author: Tiffany Pompa


BOARD C7
Perception of helpfulness of a question prompt sheet among cancer patients attending outpatient palliative care. (Abstract 25)
First Author: Joseph Arthur


BOARD C8
Results from a Train-the-Trainer Communication Program for Oncology Nurses. (Abstract 26)
First Author: Elaine Wittenberg


BOARD C9
Implementing innovative, learner-centered methods to teach oncology fellows how to face difficult conversations. (Abstract 27)
First Author: Andrew Shaw


BOARD C10
Is empathy associated with a derived sense of meaning among resident physicians working with patients nearing the end of life on a hematology-oncology ward? (Abstract 28)
First Author: Daniel McFarland


BOARD C11
Critical conversations in gynecologic oncology: Pilot study of communication skills training for fellows and advanced practice providers. (Abstract 29)
First Author: Carolyn Lefkowits


BOARD C12
Patient communication prior to initial consultation for palliative radiotherapy. (Abstract 30)
First Author: Anna Paulsson


BOARD C14
Poor prognostic indicators for patients treated with radiosurgery for brain metastases. (Abstract 32)
First Author: Michael Garcia


BOARD D1
Decision support needs-assessment in newly diagnosed malignant glioma. (Abstract 33)
First Author: Lara Ronan


BOARD D2
Differences between women’s preferred and actual experience with ‘shared decision-making’: A mixed method study. (Abstract 34)
First Author: Deborah Ejem


BOARD D3
Who chooses palliative chemotherapy when a cure is possible? Results of a risk tolerance survey of laypersons. (Abstract 35)
First Author: Thomas LeBlanc


BOARD D4
A novel scoring system to predict survival in patients with advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma: The Memorial Prognostic Score (MPS). (Abstract 36)
First Author: Andrew Yang


BOARD D5
Frequency and factors associated patients decisional control preferences (DCP) in patients with advanced cancer (ACP). (Abstract 37)
First Author: Sriram Yennu


BOARD D6
A novel risk stratification model for patients with brain metastasis: Incorporating with physiological signals. (Abstract 38)
First Author: Yu-Ming Wang


BOARD D7
Attitude and support to inform clinical predictions of survival in patients with advanced cancer. (Abstract 39)
First Author: Alysa Fairchild


BOARD D8
What does 'palliative care' mean? Diverse definitions from cancer care providers. (Abstract 40)
First Author: Erin Kent


BOARD D9
Effect of discharge to subacute rehabilitation (SAR) on hospitalized patients with progressive gastrointestinal (GI) cancer. (Abstract 41)
First Author: Andrew Epstein


BOARD D10
Development of a decision support aid to support goals of care conversation for hospitalized patients with cancer. (Abstract 42)
First Author: Marina George


BOARD D11
Patients' perception of palliative treatment objectives. (Abstract 43)
First Author: Ahmed Elsayed


BOARD D12
When 'home' means another nation: The power and pitfalls of repatriation at the end of life from a tertiary cancer centre. (Abstract 46)
First Author: Ros Taylor


BOARD D13
ICU deaths in patients with advanced cancer: Criteria to decrease potentially inappropriate admissions and analysis of advance planning discussions. (Abstract 47)
First Author: Syed Nasir


BOARD D14
Decision of palliative chemotherapy in late-stage cancer: The doctor-patient relationship and the decision-making process as seen by an oncologist. (Abstract 48)
First Author: Florian Scotte


BOARD E1
Can we improve the quality of documented end-of-life conversations using a structured, multicomponent intervention? (Abstract 49)
First Author: Joanna Paladino


BOARD E2
Effect of a communication skills intervention on resident comfort and knowledge of discussing goals of care and advance care planning. (Abstract 50)
First Author: Rushil Patel


BOARD E3
Making treatment decisions at end of life in a comprehensive cancer center. (Abstract 51)
First Author: Anna Beck


BOARD E4
Management of the primary site in stage IV non-small cell lung cancer: SEER analysis. (Abstract 52)
First Author: Sean Szeja


BOARD E5
A whole greater than the sum of the parts: Close collaboration between palliative care and clinical ethics. (Abstract 53)
First Author: Nneka Sederstrom


BOARD E6
Emotional disclosure in home hospice cancer care: Implications for spouse caregiver bereavement. (Abstract 54)
First Author: Maija Reblin


BOARD E7
Survival benefits among patients with end-stage renal disease receiving dialysis versus no dialysis. (Abstract 55)
First Author: Ibrahim Dahbour


BOARD E8
End-of-life care for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) patients at a large academic center. (Abstract 56)
First Author: Kamini Kuchinad


BOARD E10
A study of discrepancy between laboratory-calculated and weight-based glomerular filtration rate (GFR) as a marker of renal function in a palliative care population. (Abstract 58)
First Author: Jenny Power


BOARD E11
Clinical and health care setting of patients admitted at Pain Control Center Hospice of Solofra: A feasibility model of end-of-life care in the Avellino province of Italy. (Abstract 59)
First Author: Geppino Genua


BOARD E12
Patterns of palliative care utilization and end-of-life care in adult patients with cancer who died as inpatients at Mayo Clinic. (Abstract 60)
First Author: Collin Zimmerman


BOARD F1
Breakthrough cancer pain (BTcP) and quality-of-life outcomes. (Abstract 61)
First Author: Valeria Stati


BOARD F2
Short-course radiation for palliation of squamous cell carcinoma of an unknown primary of the head and neck. (Abstract 62)
First Author: Shayna Rich


BOARD F3
Experience with palliative sedation (PS) in an inpatient oncology setting. (Abstract 63)
First Author: Bernard Prado


BOARD F4
Caregivers' accuracy in reporting patients' symptom: A preliminary report. (Abstract 64)
First Author: Paola Langer


BOARD F5
The effect of oncology massage in the treatment and prophylaxis of patient-reported distress during cancer treatment. (Abstract 191)
First Author: Alvaro Menendez


BOARD F6
Patient-reported benefits of massage therapy as treatment for chemotherapy-related pain. (Abstract 192)
First Author: Alvaro Menendez


BOARD F7
Effectiveness of massage therapy (MT) as a treatment strategy and preventive modality for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) symptoms. (Abstract 193)
First Author: Alvaro Menendez


BOARD F8
Practice patterns and outcomes of rivaroxaban usage in patients with cancer. (Abstract 194)
First Author: Carmelita Escalante


BOARD F9
Acute pain management in radiation oncology: Quality of care and the impact of an integrated palliative oncology service. (Abstract 195)
First Author: Michael Garcia


BOARD F10
Evaluation of the Japanese opioid conversion ratio for switching to methadone for cancer pain control. (Abstract 196)
First Author: Yoshinobu Matsuda


BOARD F11
The conversion ratio from intravenous (IV) hydromorphone to oral (PO) opioids in patients with cancer. (Abstract 197)
First Author: Akhila Reddy


BOARD F12
A single-dose comparative bioavailability study of dronabinol oral solution versus dronabinol capsules in healthy volunteers. (Abstract 198)
First Author: Christina Smith


BOARD G1
Effect of food on the pharmacokinetics of dronabinol oral solution versus dronabinol capsules in healthy volunteers. (Abstract 199)
First Author: Christina Smith


BOARD G2
Yoga program for patients with brain tumors undergoing radiotherapy (XRT) and their family caregivers. (Abstract 200)
First Author: Kathrin Milbury


BOARD G3
Role of emergent palliative radiation therapy in the care of patients with cancer. (Abstract 201)
First Author: Lisa Singer


BOARD G4
The requirement of fentanyl patch in terminally ill patients with cancer. (Abstract 202)
First Author: Naoki Shimada


BOARD G5
Efficacy of anamorelin in cachectic patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and low BMI (< 20 kg/m2): Post-hoc analysis of two phase III studies. (Abstract 203)
First Author: David Currow


BOARD G6
Radiation therapy for palliation of osseous metastasis from hepatocellular carcinoma. (Abstract 204)
First Author: Steven Lau


BOARD G7
Comparison of two indwelling pleural catheter types for malignant pleural effusions. (Abstract 205)
First Author: Charalampos Floudas


BOARD G8
A randomized controlled trial (RCT) of 2 dose ratios for conversion from parenteral to oral methadone in patients with cancer pain. (Abstract 206)
First Author: Jesus Gonzalez-Barboteo


BOARD G9
Developing an eHealth intervention for cancer symptom management for rural residents. (Abstract 207)
First Author: Stephanie Gilbertson-White


BOARD G10
Investigating high-concentration 8% capsaicin patch in chronic cancer-treatment related peripheral neuropathic pain. (Abstract 208)
First Author: Sabrina Ramnarine


BOARD G11
Effects of high-dose Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng) to improve cancer-related fatigue: Results of a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized controlled trial. (Abstract 209)
First Author: Sriram Yennu


BOARD G12
Frequency and factors associated with placebo response in cancer-related fatigue treatment trials. (Abstract 210)
First Author: Sriram Yennu


BOARD H1
Patterns of radiation therapy technology use in the treatment of bone metastases. (Abstract 211)
First Author: Matthew Chan


BOARD H2
Efficacy and safety of methadone in the treatment of pain in palliative care patients with cancer: The EQUIMETH2 national, randomized, open, phase III study. (Abstract 212)
First Author: Philippe Poulain


BOARD H3
Association between anti-cholinergic burden and delirium among patients with advanced cancer referred to a palliative care consult service. (Abstract 213)
First Author: Maxine Grace De La Cruz


BOARD H4
Evaluation of combined argon plasma coagulation and savary bougienage for the relief of dysphagia of esophageal squamous cancer patients in the end of life. (Abstract 214)
First Author: Ruinuo Jia


BOARD H5
The combination therapy with methylphenidate and American ginseng in cancer-related fatigue. (Abstract 215)
First Author: Young Chang


BOARD H6
Patterns of symptom control and palliative care-focused original research articles in major radiation oncology journals. (Abstract 216)
First Author: Julia Di Giovanni


BOARD H7
Insurer pre-authorization and copayment for palliative patients with cancer receiving opioids other than morphine. (Abstract 217)
First Author: Marieberta Vidal


BOARD H8
Improving provider adherence to evidence-based supportive care practices for patients with myeloma. (Abstract 218)
First Author: Carrie Stricker


BOARD H9
Palliative whole brain radiotherapy: Predictors of prescribing 5 versus 10 fractions. (Abstract 219)
First Author: Adele Duimering


BOARD H10
Pilot study of minocycline for the prevention of paclitaxel-associated neuropathy: ACCRU RU221408I. (Abstract 220)
First Author: Deirdre Pachman


BOARD H11
Adherence to anti-emetic guidelines with a newly approved chemotherapy agent, trifluridine/tipiracil (TAS-102): A single-institution study. (Abstract 221)
First Author: Daniel Childs


BOARD H12
Efficacy of rolapitant for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in patients with gastrointestinal and colorectal cancers. (Abstract 222)
First Author: Rudolph Navari


BOARD H13
Rolapitant for control of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) in patients with gynecologic cancer. (Abstract 223)
First Author: Bernardo Rapoport


BOARD H14
Rolapitant for the prevention of nausea in patients receiving moderately or highly emetogenic chemotherapy. (Abstract 224)
First Author: Rudolph Navari


BOARD J1
Evaluation of the palliative benefit and toxicity of Ra-223 treatment of men with hormone refractory prostate cancer in a community setting. (Abstract 225)
First Author: Houman Vaghefi


BOARD J2
Efficacy of triple antiemetic therapy (palonosetron, dexamethasone, aprepitant) for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting in patients receiving carboplatin-based, moderately emetogenic chemotherapy. (Abstract 226)
First Author: Toshimichi Miya


BOARD J3
Toxicities of the anti-PD-1 immune checkpoint antibody nivolumab in the acute inpatient setting. (Abstract 227)
First Author: Norman Brito-Dellan


BOARD J4
A two-group study to evaluate the impact of an educational handbook in the care of patients with head and neck cancer (HNC). (Abstract 228)
First Author: Jessica Bauman


BOARD J5
OAMs at the end: The end of the beginning or the beginning of the end? (Abstract 229)
First Author: Annemarie Hargadon


BOARD J6
Characteristics and outcomes of psychology referrals in palliative care. (Abstract 230)
First Author: Sujin Ann-Yi


BOARD J7
Psychological distress in cancer patient during chemotherapy: A cross-sectional study. (Abstract 231)
First Author: Harminder Singh


BOARD J8
Universal screening for depression in cancer patients and its impact on management patterns. (Abstract 232)
First Author: Amanda Shreders


BOARD J9
The elephant in the room: Facilitating conversations about advanced cancer between patients and their spouses. (Abstract 233)
First Author: Laura Porter


BOARD J10
Psychological distress and communication with children about a parent's advanced cancer: A mixed-methods study. (Abstract 236)
First Author: Claire Hailey


BOARD J11
Female cancer patients’ awareness and role in family-based medical decision making mode in Confucian area. (Abstract 237)
First Author: Xing Li


BOARD J12
Lessons learned from a clinical-research partnership in outpatient palliative care. (Abstract 238)
First Author: Mary Cunningham


BOARD J13
Differences in self-care behaviors by varying levels of caregiving intensity, performance, and well-being among family caregivers of patients with high-mortality cancer. (Abstract 239)
First Author: J Dionne-Odom


BOARD J14
Family Camp: A multi-disciplinary intervention for brain tumor patients and families. (Abstract 240)
First Author: Margaretta Page


BOARD K1
How do parents with advanced cancer communicate with their children? A qualitative study. (Abstract 241)
First Author: Claire Hailey


BOARD K2
Caregiver time burden in newly diagnosed glioblastoma: A prospective analysis. (Abstract 242)
First Author: Lauryn Hemminger


BOARD K3
The benefits and burdens of cancer: A prospective, longitudinal cohort study of adolescents and young adults. (Abstract 243)
First Author: Joelle Straehla


BOARD K4
Experience of patient death and subsequent bereavement by members of the oncology team in the outpatient setting. (Abstract 244)
First Author: Eve Easton


BOARD K5
Spirituality, religiosity, spiritual pain, and quality of life among caregivers of Latin American patients with advanced cancer: A multicenter study. (Abstract 245)
First Author: Marvin Delgado-Guay


BOARD K6
Spirituality, religiosity, spiritual pain, and quality of life among Latin American patients with advanced cancer (LAAdCa): A multicenter study. (Abstract 246)
First Author: Marvin Delgado-Guay


BOARD K7
Integrating contemplative and spiritual care in outpatient palliative care: A pilot study. (Abstract 247)
First Author: Craig Blinderman


BOARD K8
The influence of spirituality and religiosity on the personal use and practice patterns with complementary and alternative medicine (CAM): A national survey of US oncologists. (Abstract 248)
First Author: Richard Lee


BOARD K9
The level of soluble programmed death ligand-1 in lung cancer: An exploratory biomarker study. (Abstract 249)
First Author: Rui Geng


BOARD K10
Association between abdominal adiposity, muscle mass, and metabolic syndrome in survivors of testicular germ cell cancer. (Abstract 250)
First Author: Kyaw Thein


BOARD K11
Differences in perceptions of smoking and second-hand smoke (SHS) in palliative and nonpalliative patients with cancer. (Abstract 251)
First Author: Rahul Mohan


BOARD K12
Impact of support group participation in women with gynecologic cancer. (Abstract 252)
First Author: Andrea Garrick


BOARD K13
Scrambler therapy for the treatment of chronic post-mastectomy pain (cPMP) in breast cancer survivors. (Abstract 253)
First Author: Thomas Smith


BOARD L1
Symptom burden and distress in patients with cancer in Africa. (Abstract 255)
First Author: John Weru


BOARD L2
Symptom burdens and coping strategies in adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer survivors with hematologic malignancies. (Abstract 256)
First Author: Fay Hlubocky


BOARD L3
Coping with moderate to severe chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD) among hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) survivors: A qualitative analysis. (Abstract 257)
First Author: Sarah Fishman


BOARD L4
The effectiveness of nutritional-sensitive approach to restore physical activity in cachexic female palliative patients: A randomized controlled trial. (Abstract 258)
First Author: Neha Kapoor


BOARD L5
Benefits of cover makeup for survivors. (Abstract 259)
First Author: Takako Wakeda


BOARD L6
Survivor pain: Experience at an oncology palliative care clinic. (Abstract 260)
First Author: Cristian Zanartu