Vol 11, No 12 (December 28, 2022): Annals of Palliative Medicine

Original Article

Challenges in providing end-of-life care consistent with documented patient preferences
Chetna Malhotra, Chandrika Ramakrishnan, Shi-Min Grace Yue
Clinical presentations of erosive esophagitis found at endoscopy in neurologically impaired children: a historical study
Joseph D. Edwards III, Parker Giroux, Kirby Keith, Samuel B. Jameson, Michael Nowicki, Sandra M. Camacho
Nomogram for prediction of portal vein system thrombosis after splenectomy for hypersplenism in patients with Wilson disease
Yu Yao, Juan Zhang, Huaizhou Jiang, Rui Li, Daojun Xie, Feng Jiang, Wanqiu Zhang, Min Ma
Efficacy of preoxygenation with end-tidal oxygen when using different oxygen concentrations in patients undergoing general surgery: a single-center retrospective observational study
Jaewoong Jung, Seri Park, Misoon Lee, Yang-Hoon Chung, Bon-Sung Koo, Sang-Hyun Kim, Won Seok Chae
Scientometric analysis of researches on Tai Chi and health promotion based on literatures from 1991 to 2021
Ao Wang, Yan Ju, Chao Bi
The FACIT-Sp spiritual wellbeing scale: a factor analysis in patients with severe and/or life-limiting medical illnesses
Niha Ahmad, Ninet Sinaii, Samin Panahi, Polycarpe Bagereka, Cristian Serna-Tamayo, Sarah Shnayder, Rezvan Ameli, Ann Berger
Efficacy of treatments for pain and numbness in cancer survivors: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Hiroaki Abe, Reo Inoue, Rikuhei Tsuchida, Masae Ando, Kosuke Saita, Mitsuru Konishi, Tatsuma Edamura, Asao Ogawa, Yutaka Matsuoka, Masahiko Sumitani
Prevalence of chronic atrophic gastritis worldwide from 2010 to 2020: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
Yuan Yin, Hongliang Liang, Na Wei, Zhiqiang Zheng
Clinical application and comparison of serum lipoprotein (a) particle concentration and mass concentration in stroke patients and healthy adults: a prospective cohort study
Li Zhao, Xin Tian, Jie Lu, Ning Zhang, Huijing Liu, Peng Xie, Hongxun Sun
Role of variation in platelet indices in pregnancy-related pathological complications and the prediction of postpartum hemorrhage: a case-control study
Yuanling Zuo, Jiayi Wang, Xueyou Zhang, Chunji Gu, Jianming Zhang
The development and validation of a prediction model of lithium carbonate blood concentration by artificial neural network: a retrospective study
Jihua Zhang, Yanping Wang, Wenying Zhang, Wei Feng, Zixing Hu, Qiaoling Jing, Jie Li
Efficacy and safety of CDK4/6 inhibitors combined with endocrine therapy versus endocrine therapy alone in hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative, advanced breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Qiuying Dai, Yongling Wang, Mingjuan Liao, Hongfeng Chen
Multifactorial analysis of renal anemia-associated substandard hemoglobin levels and prevalence of anemia in patients on maintenance hemodialysis in Liaoning Province: a cross-sectional study
Shuhui Yin, Yinke Du, Yadong Guo, Guangying Guo, Da Sun, Li Yao
Dynamic change in the thickness of the masseter muscle between contraction and relaxation is associated with the masticatory function in older adults: a cross-sectional study
Xuelian Liu, Xuemei Zhang, Qianyu Feng
The safety and effectiveness of α-synuclein immunotherapy vs. placebo for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Fangqi Hu, Sheng Zhang, Cheng Wang, Hui Zhou, Hui Shi
Predictive value of machine learning in diagnosing cognitive impairment in patients with Parkinson’s disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Menghan Sun, Ting Yan, Ruijun Liu, Xueman Zhao, Xiangyu Zhou, Yingjuan Ma, Jichao Jia

Editorial Commentary on The Human Experience1

Alone in a storm
Lauren Rissman

Meeting Report

Society for Palliative Radiation Oncology: Report from the Ninth Annual Meeting (2022)
Jordan Hill, Candice Johnstone, Emily Martin, Yolanda D. Tseng, Eric Chang, Andrew Bruggeman, Sara Alcorn, Charles B. Simone II


1. The series “The Human Experience” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Palliative Medicine without any funding or sponsorship. Paul Rousseau served as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.