Health Disparities in Palliative Care

Song MK, Ward SE, Lin FC, Hamilton JB, Hanson LC, Hladik GA, Fine JP. Racial differences in outcomes of an advance care planning intervention for dialysis patients and their surrogates. J Pall Med. 2016; 19(2):134-42

Jackson LC, Hanson LC, Hayes M, Green M, Peacock S, Corbie-Smith G. They lift my spirit up: stakeholders' perspectives on support teams for African-Americans facing serious illness. Health Edu Beh. 2014; 41(6):599-604

Hanson LC, Green MA, Hayes M, Diehl SJ, Warnock S, Corbie-Smith G, Lin FC, Earp JA. Circles of care: implementation and evaluation of support teams for African-Americans with cancer. Health Edu Beh, 2013; 41(3):291-298

Hanson LC, Armstrong TD, Green MA, Hayes M, Peacock S, Elliot-Bynum S, Goldmon MV, Corbie-Smith G, Earp JA. Circles of care: development and initial evaluation of a peer support model for African Americans with advanced cancer. Health Educ Behav, 2013; 40(5):536-43

Song MK, Ward SE, Lin FC. End-of-life decision-making confidence in surrogates of African-American dialysis patients is overly optimistic. J Palliat Med, 2012; 15(4):412-7

Hanson LC, Muss HB. Cancer in the oldest old: making better treatment decisions. J Clin Oncol, 2010; 28(12):1975-6

Song, Mi-Kyung, Hanson LC. Relationships between psychosocial-spiritual well-being and end-of-life preferences and values in African-American dialysis patients. J Pain Sym Manage, 2009, in press.

Daaleman TP, Emmett CP, Dobbs D, Williams SW. An exploratory study of advance care planning in seriously ill African-American elders. J Natl Med Assoc, 2008; 100(12):1457-62

Williams SW, Hanson LC, Boyd C, Green M, Goldmon M, Wright G, Corbie-Smith G. Communication, decision-making and cancer: what African-Americans want physicians to know. J Pall Med 2008, 11:1221-1226.

Reynolds KS, Hanson LC, Devellis RF, Henderson M, Steinhauser KE. Disparities in pain management between cognitively intact and cognitively impaired nursing home residents. J Pain Sym Manage 2008;35 :388-396.