Poster Sessions

BOARD A1
A multimodal intervention to enhance sexual function and quality of life (QOL) in hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HCT) survivors. (Abstract 191)
First Author: Areej El-Jawahri, MD


BOARD A2
The positive effects of early integrated palliative care on patient coping strategies, quality of life, and depression. (Abstract 92)
First Author: Jamie Jacobs, PhD


BOARD A3
Randomized trial of a cognitive-behavioral therapy mobile app for anxiety in patients with incurable cancer. (Abstract 175)
First Author: Joseph Greer, PhD


BOARD A4
The effect of nurse-led pain education of patients with painful bone metastases on pain and quality of life: A multicenter randomized trial. (Abstract 203)
First Author: Jenske Geerling


BOARD B1
The “Promoting Resilience in Stress Management” (PRISM) intervention for adolescents and young adults: A pilot randomized controlled trial. (Abstract 176)
First Author: Abby Rosenberg, MD, MS


BOARD B2
Low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) usage for cancer patients under palliative care. (Abstract 1)
First Author: Ahmed Ali


BOARD B3
Who, what, where, when, and how? Advance care planning documentation practices and accessibility in the electronic health record. (Abstract 2)
First Author: Evan Walker, MD


BOARD B4
Innovative pilot to reimburse nurse and social work-led advance care planning. (Abstract 3)
First Author: Angela Kalisiak, MD


BOARD B5
A rules-based algorithm to identify patients who would benefit from re-addressing advance care planning. (Abstract 4)
First Author: Christine Bestvina, MD


BOARD B6
Utilizing advance care planning videos to empower perioperative cancer patients and families: Results from a randomized controlled trial. (Abstract 5)
First Author: Rebecca Aslakson, MD, PhD, FAAHPM


BOARD B7
Improving advanced care planning in patients with metastatic cancer. (Abstract 6)
First Author: Tallat Mahmood, MD


BOARD B8
Using natural language processing to assess palliative care processes in cancer patients receiving venting gastrostomy tube. (Abstract 7)
First Author: Charlotta Lindvall, MD, PhD


BOARD B9
What gives your life meaning (WGYLM)? Strategies to encourage advanced care planning. (Abstract 8)
First Author: Catherina Madani, PhD, RN


BOARD B10
Acceptability and effects of values-based outpatient advance care planning (ACP) in gastrointestinal (GI) cancers. (Abstract 9)
First Author: Andrew Epstein, MD


BOARD C1
Advance care planning in Hispanic/Latino and non-Hispanic white patients with cancer. (Abstract 10)
First Author: X Friedman,


BOARD C2
Implementation of group visits to improve outpatient oncology advance care planning. (Abstract 11)
First Author: Sarah Lowry, DNP


BOARD C3
Urgent versus elective inpatient anticancer therapy in patients with metastatic solid tumors: Analysis of admission characteristics and posthospitalization clinical outcomes. (Abstract 12)
First Author: Jordan McPherson, PharmD, BCOP


BOARD C4
Code status communication training in Canadian postgraduate oncology programs: A needs assessment survey. (Abstract 13)
First Author: Oren Levine, MD


BOARD C5
Advance care planning in community: Evaluation of a two-session workshop. (Abstract 14)
First Author: Michael Rabow, MD


BOARD C6
Does use of the POLST form implicate overall care for patients with advanced cancer syndromes? (Abstract 15)
First Author: Justin Lebenthal, BS


BOARD C7
The advance directive completion rates in the hematopoietic stem cell transplant population in a major transplant cancer center. (Abstract 16)
First Author: Finly Zachariah, MD


BOARD C8
Impact of palliative care referral on hospice enrollment: A single center analysis. (Abstract 17)
First Author: Shreya Sinha, MD


BOARD C9
Selecting a prepared medical decision maker. (Abstract 18)
First Author: Donna Zhukovsky, MD


BOARD C10
Engaging staff in advance care planning during National Healthcare Decisions Week at a major cancer hospital. (Abstract 19)
First Author: Lindsay Emanuel


BOARD C11
Effectiveness of an advance care planning patient navigator on advance directive completion by electronic versus staff-based referrals at a major cancer hospital. (Abstract 20)
First Author: Gayle Ito-Hamerling


BOARD C12
Factors associated with participating in formal support services among family caregivers of older adults with poor-prognosis cancers. (Abstract 21)
First Author: J. Dionne-Odom, PhD, RN


BOARD D1
Caregiver stress: Clinical evaluation and intervention strategies for caregiver burden prevention. (Abstract 22)
First Author: Laura Velutti, MD


BOARD D3
Clinical assessment of emotions in patients with cancer: Diagnostic accuracy compared to two reference standards. (Abstract 24)
First Author: Henk Verheul, MD, PhD


BOARD D4
Evaluating the role of massage therapy on patient caregivers in a comprehensive community cancer center. (Abstract 25)
First Author: Abhinav Chandra, MD, FACP


BOARD D5
The effect of message content and clinical outcome on patients' perceptions of physician compassion: A randomized controlled trial. (Abstract 27)
First Author: Kimberson Tanco, MD


BOARD D6
Understanding the goals of chemotherapy for metastatic cancer: A survey of patients receiving palliative treatment in the Philippines. (Abstract 28)
First Author: Pauline Anne Cauton


BOARD D7
A qualitative exploration of companion involvement in the presurgical consent visit for patients undergoing major surgery for advanced cancer. (Abstract 29)
First Author: Sarina Isenberg,


BOARD D8
Family companions’ involvement during pre-surgical consent visits for major cancer surgery and its relationship to visit communication and satisfaction. (Abstract 30)
First Author: Sarina Isenberg


BOARD D9
Systematic review on shared decision making for patients with lung cancer: Effects on distress and health care utilization. (Abstract 31)
First Author: Olaf Geerse, Bsc


BOARD D10
A dynamic managed care platform for palliative care. (Abstract 32)
First Author: Briant Fruth, BS


BOARD D11
Open notes: A qualitative study of oncology patients’ experiences reading their cancer care notes. (Abstract 33)
First Author: Neha Kayastha


BOARD D12
Disagreements in surgical decision making for advanced cancer patients secondary to deficiencies in palliative care education. (Abstract 34)
First Author: Sarah Bateni, MD


BOARD E1
Anxiety in breast cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant therapy: Effects on surgical plan and role of supportive care. (Abstract 35)
First Author: Huaqi Li, BSc Candidate


BOARD E3
Oncology care model: Early palliative care experiences and outcomes. (Abstract 37)
First Author: Pamela Spain, PhD


BOARD E4
Preoperative evaluation of older cancer patients: Why some patients did not proceed with planned surgery. (Abstract 38)
First Author: Taylor Williams, BS


BOARD E5
Managing conflict during home hospice nursing visits: Communication between nurses, cancer patients, and spouse caregivers. (Abstract 39)
First Author: Maija Reblin, PhD


BOARD E6
Shared understanding: Predicting home hospice nurse-cancer family caregiver communication similarity. (Abstract 40)
First Author: Maija Reblin, PhD


BOARD E7
Listening behind closed doors: Shared decision making between hospice nurses and cancer patients and caregivers. (Abstract 41)
First Author: Debra Oliver, PhD


BOARD E8
Oncology nurse perspectives on the nature and meaning of their positive relationships with seriously ill patients. (Abstract 42)
First Author: Emily Wright, BA


BOARD E9
Perceptions of prognosis and treatment risk in older patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). (Abstract 43)
First Author: Showly Nicholson


BOARD E10
Barriers to online patient portal adoption among adult oncology patients. (Abstract 44)
First Author: Craig Siegel, MD


BOARD E11
Does prognostic uncertainty affect discussions of prognosis? Lessons from a survey of hematologic oncologists. (Abstract 45)
First Author: Oreofe Odejide, MD


BOARD E12
The PULSES project: Teaching the vital elements of code status discussions to oncology residents. (Abstract 46)
First Author: Oren Levine, MD


BOARD F1
Four Conversations: A randomized control trial of an online, shared decision making curriculum among the metastatic breast cancer community. (Abstract 47)
First Author: Sophia Smith, PhD, MSW


BOARD F2
Do differences in patient-provider relationships explain racial differences in side effect burden among women with breast cancer in the pathways study? (Abstract 48)
First Author: Devon Check, PhD


BOARD F3
Exploring racial differences in patient centeredness of care (PCC) during breast cancer (BC) chemotherapy clinic visits. (Abstract 49)
First Author: Tinnikar Jones, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC


BOARD F4
Oncologists’ experiences with goals of care conversations. (Abstract 50)
First Author: Cardinale Smith, MD


BOARD F5
Assessing caregiver satisfaction with care on an acute palliative care unit. (Abstract 51)
First Author: Ernie Mak, MD, CCFP


BOARD F7
Discussions about hospice among patients with advanced cancer. (Abstract 53)
First Author: Lara Traeger, PhD


BOARD F8
Autonomy Preference Index and advance care planning preference of patients with incurable cancer and their association with anxiety and depression. (Abstract 54)
First Author: Isabelle Colombet, MD, MPH, PhD


BOARD F9
Metastatic Breast Cancer Collateral Damage (MBCCD) project: Think tank of advocates and provider-survivors. (Abstract 55)
First Author: Leah Eshraghi, MPH


BOARD F10
Hereditary cancer prevalence and communication about family history risks in palliative care. (Abstract 56)
First Author: A. Razzak, MD


BOARD F11
Education program for cancer patients and families. (Abstract 57)
First Author: Marina Messinger, MD


BOARD F12
Goals of care documentation in advanced cancer. (Abstract 58)
First Author: Ingrid Harle, MD, FRCSC, CCFP-PC


BOARD G1
Oncology providers, patients, and caregivers reflect: Applying "big data" for better supportive outcomes. (Abstract 59)
First Author: Marie Haverfield


BOARD G2
How do late-stage cancer patients join an early phase clinical trial? A qualitative investigation of the process. (Abstract 60)
First Author: Sarah Garrett, PhD


BOARD G3
Results of implementing a novel supportive oncology screening tool for comprehensive evaluation of distress and other supportive care needs. (Abstract 61)
First Author: Paramjeet Khosla, MBBS


BOARD G4
Do hospitalized cancer patients requiring palliative care consultation discharged to subacute rehabilitation ever get anticancer therapy again? (Abstract 62)
First Author: Muhammad Azeem Khan, MBBS


BOARD G5
Problem areas identified by cancer patients with a positive distress screen in the medical clinic. (Abstract 63)
First Author: Teresa Deshields


BOARD G6
Disruption or innovation? A qualitative study on the use of electronic patient-physician communication in patients with advanced cancer. (Abstract 64)
First Author: Teja Voruganti, MD/PhD Student


BOARD G8
Patterns of radiation delivery in the last 6 months of life. (Abstract 66)
First Author: Audrey Wallace, MD


BOARD H1
Integration of end-of-life care in clinical trials for advanced malignancies. (Abstract 67)
First Author: Adi Klil-Drori, MD


BOARD H2
Use of hospice services among Medicare beneficiaries with acute and chronic leukemias. (Abstract 68)
First Author: Thomas LeBlanc, MD, MA, MHS


BOARD H3
Utilization of palliative care in intubated patients with metastatic cancer: A 10-year nationwide analysis. (Abstract 69)
First Author: Arjun Gupta, MBBS


BOARD H4
Outcomes of patients receiving chemotherapy at the end of life. (Abstract 70)
First Author: Laura Van Metre


BOARD J1
A description of cancer directed therapy within 14 days of death in a community cancer institute. (Abstract 73)
First Author: Kristina Newport, MD


BOARD J2
Prognostic factors, symptoms, and consequences of electrolyte imbalances in patients who suffered from cancer. (Abstract 74)
First Author: Pawel Bryniarski


BOARD J3
End-of-life (EOL) care in medical oncology fellows' clinics. (Abstract 75)
First Author: Yang Liu, MD


BOARD J4
Implementing the Bereaved Family Survey for an advanced cancer population. (Abstract 76)
First Author: Jessica Kaltman


BOARD J5
Equality during end-of-life cancer care: Trends in aggressiveness of cancer care at the end of life. (Abstract 77)
First Author: Praveen Namireddy, MBBS


BOARD J6
Patients' perspectives on participation in clinical trials and palliative end-of-life care for management of advanced cancers in Nigeria. (Abstract 78)
First Author: Jideuma Egwim


BOARD J7
Polypharmacy and out-of-pocket medication costs in the last month of life among commercially insured patients with advanced cancer: Insights from linking a regional cancer registry and insurance claims. (Abstract 79)
First Author: Cara McDermott, PharmD, PhD


BOARD J8
A picture of early death after admission in patients with advanced cancer at the end-of-life. (Abstract 80)
First Author: Shuji Hiramoto


BOARD J9
A communication strategy using a video support tool and structured family meetings for relatives of patients dying in the ICU. (Abstract 81)
First Author: Ramy Sedhom, MD


BOARD J10
Is it possible for caregivers to administer subcutaneous hydration to patients with advanced cancer at home? Feasibility and perceptions. (Abstract 82)
First Author: Monica Grez, MD


BOARD J11
Quality matters: Patterns of palliative interventions in metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC) patients. (Abstract 83)
First Author: Rebecca Prince, FRACP, MBBS


BOARD J12
Factors associated with palliative radiotherapy in the last 30 days of life. (Abstract 84)
First Author: Susan Wu, MD


BOARD J13
An evaluation of the QUAL-EC in the clinical care of patients with advanced cancer. (Abstract 85)
First Author: Anne Wilkinson, PhD, MS


BOARD J14
How do clinics perform across multiple end of life metrics? (Abstract 86)
First Author: Laura Panattoni, PhD


BOARD K1
Lessons from bereaved families: Insights about how the care of patients impacts bereavement. (Abstract 87)
First Author: Sue Morris, PsyD


BOARD K2
Acute care medical interventions in the palliative care unit versus inpatient hospice. (Abstract 88)
First Author: Marieberta Vidal, MD


BOARD K4
Prospective assessment of symptom burden interfering with decision making during the end-of-life phase of high-grade glioma patients. (Abstract 90)
First Author: Tobias Walbert, MD, PhD


BOARD K5
Outcomes of a Dignity Therapy/Life Plan intervention for advanced cancer patients undergoing treatment. (Abstract 177)
First Author: Ann Marie Dose


BOARD K6
Effect of creative writing on mood in cancer patients. (Abstract 178)
First Author: Muhammad Hussain, MBBS


BOARD K7
Couple-based mind-body intervention for patients with metastatic lung cancer and their spouses. (Abstract 179)
First Author: Kathrin Milbury, PhD


BOARD K8
Spirituality among Latino caregivers of patients with advanced cancer: A qualitative study. (Abstract 180)
First Author: Marvin Delgado-Guay, MD


BOARD K9
Integration of spiritual care services along with supportive care clinic in a comprehensive community cancer center. (Abstract 181)
First Author: Abhinav Chandra, MD, FACP


BOARD K10
Association of anxiety and depression concerns with overall levels of patient reported distress during radiotherapy. (Abstract 182)
First Author: Robin Landy


BOARD K11
Characteristics of patients referred for psychology services by a palliative care inpatient consult team. (Abstract 183)
First Author: Sujin Ann-Yi, PhD


BOARD K12
Enhancing palliative care patient access to outpatient and outreach counseling services. (Abstract 184)
First Author: Diana Guzman, MA


BOARD K13
Lost in translation: Adolescents and young adults use words of hope to express their spirituality. (Abstract 185)
First Author: Krysta Barton


BOARD K14
Perceptions of stress in adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients and survivors in Kansas City, KS, and Copenhagen, Denmark: A pilot study. (Abstract 186)
First Author: Abbey Elsbernd, BS


BOARD L1
Exploring the relationship of self-reported lack of appetite to patient characteristics and symptom burden. (Abstract 187)
First Author: Kelly Hyland


BOARD L2
Meditation as a doula-delivered intervention for underserved late-stage cancer patients: A feasibility trial. (Abstract 188)
First Author: Alyson Moadel, PhD


BOARD L3
Geriatric syndromes and association with distress in older cancer patients. (Abstract 189)
First Author: Barton Sanders


BOARD L4
Inclusion of spiritual pain in patient reported outcome assessments as part of an integrative medicine physician consultation. (Abstract 190)
First Author: Gabriel Lopez, MD


BOARD L5
Is stereotactic radiosurgery of brain metastases in patients with poor performance status worthwhile? (Abstract 192)
First Author: Federico Ampil, MD


BOARD L6
Predictors of quality of life in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer survivors. (Abstract 193)
First Author: Ahrang Jung, MSN, BSN


BOARD L7
Opioid utilization patterns among patients with cancer and noncancer pain. (Abstract 194)
First Author: Catherine Datto


BOARD L8
Factors associated with lack of proper hydration in terminal cancer patients. (Abstract 195)
First Author: Pawel Bryniarski


BOARD L9
Suicide risk in persons with colorectal cancer: A population-based study. (Abstract 196)
First Author: Aileen Deng, MD


BOARD L10
Risk of suicide in persons with gastrointestinal cancer: A population-based study. (Abstract 197)
First Author: Aileen Deng, MD


BOARD L11
Perceptions on the effect of physical activity on quality of life, overall survival, and fatigue in palliative cancer patients. (Abstract 198)
First Author: Karmugi Balaratnam, MD


BOARD L12
Palliative versus nonpalliative patients’ perceptions of the effect of alcohol consumption on clinical outcomes. (Abstract 199)
First Author: Graham McFarlane


BOARD L13
Patient-reported priorities for survivorship care and experience discussing available services. (Abstract 200)
First Author: Julia Rabin


BOARD L14
Association between clinical and biochemical indices and survival in glioblastoma patients. (Abstract 201)
First Author: Wenli Liu, MD