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Alexi A. Wright, MD, MPH

Publications

  • Wright AA, Zhang B, Keating NL, Weeks JC, Prigerson HG.Associations between palliative chemotherapy and adult cancer patients' end of life care and place of death: prospective cohort study.BMJ. 2014;348:g1219.
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  • Ojesina AI, Lichtenstein L, Freeman SS, Pedamallu CS, Imaz-Rosshandler I, Pugh TJ, Cherniack AD, Ambrogio L, Cibulskis K, Bertelsen B, Romero-Cordoba S, Treviño V, Vazquez-Santillan K, Guadarrama AS, Wright AA, Rosenberg MW, Duke F, Kaplan B, Wang R, Nickerson E, Walline HM, Lawrence MS, Stewart C, Carter SL, McKenna A, Rodriguez-Sanchez IP, Espinosa-Castilla M, Woie K, Bjorge L, Wik E, Halle MK, Hoivik EA, Krakstad C, Gabiño NB, Gómez-Macías GS, Valdez-Chapa LD, Garza-Rodríguez ML, Maytorena G, Vazquez J, Rodea C, Cravioto A, Cortes ML, Greulich H, Crum CP, Neuberg DS, Hidalgo-Miranda A, Escareno CR, Akslen LA, Carey TE, Vintermyr OK, Gabriel SB, Barrera-Saldaña HA, Melendez-Zajgla J, Getz G, Salvesen HB, Meyerson M.Landscape of genomic alterations in cervical carcinomas.Nature. 2014 Feb 20;506(7488):371-5.
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  • Wright AA, Howitt BE, Myers AP, Dahlberg SE, Palescandolo E, Van Hummelen P, Macconaill LE, Shoni M, Wagle N, Jones RT, Quick CM, Laury A, Katz IT, Hahn WC, Matulonis UA, Hirsch MS.Oncogenic mutations in cervical cancer: Genomic differences between adenocarcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas of the cervix.Cancer. 2013 Nov 1;119(21):3776-83.
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  • Dizon DS, Ambrosio AJ, Feltmate C, Wright AA, Campos SM, Viswanathan A, .Pushing the bar in treatment of cervical cancer: what can comprehensive cancer centers do on their own?.Gynecol Oncol. 2013 Nov;131(2):464-6.
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  • Krishnan MS, Epstein-Peterson Z, Chen YH, Tseng YD, Wright AA, Temel JS, Catalano P, Balboni TA.Predicting life expectancy in patients with metastatic cancer receiving palliative radiotherapy: The TEACHH model.Cancer. 2013 Oct 2.
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  • Katz IT, Nkala B, Dietrich J, Wallace M, Bekker LG, Pollenz K, Bogart LM, Wright AA, Tsai AC, Bangsberg DR, Gray GE.A qualitative analysis of factors influencing HPV vaccine uptake in Soweto, South Africa among adolescents and their caregivers.PLoS ONE. 2013;8(8):e72094.
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  • Krishnan M, Temel JS, Wright AA, Bernacki R, Selvaggi K, Balboni T.Predicting life expectancy in patients with advanced incurable cancer: a review.J Support Oncol. 2013 Jun;11(2):68-74. Review.
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  • Balboni TA, Balboni M, Enzinger AC, Gallivan K, Paulk ME, Wright A, Steinhauser K, VanderWeele TJ, Prigerson HG.Provision of spiritual support to patients with advanced cancer by religious communities and associations with medical care at the end of life.JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 24;173(12):1109-17.
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  • Wright AA, Stieglitz H, Kupersztoch YM, Paulk ME, Kim Y, Katz IT, Munoz F, Jimenez RB, Mutchler J, Rivera L, Back AL, Prigerson HG.United States Acculturation and Cancer Patients' End-of-Life Care.PLoS ONE. 2013;8(3):e58663.
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  • Shoni M, Parra-Herran CE, May T, Wright AA, Feltmate CM.Multiple synchronous primary gynecologic malignancies in an MSH2 mutation carrier with endometriosis.J Clin Oncol. 2013 Jan 20;31(3):e33-6.
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  • Gao X, Prigerson HG, Diamond EL, Zhang B, Wright AA, Meyer F, Maciejewski PK.Minor Cognitive Impairments in Cancer Patients Magnify the Effect of Caregiver Preferences on End-of-Life Care.J Pain Symptom Manage. 2012 Jul 28.
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  • Maciejewski PK, Phelps AC, Kacel EL, Balboni TA, Balboni M, Wright AA, Pirl W, Prigerson HG.Religious coping and behavioral disengagement: opposing influences on advance care planning and receipt of intensive care near death.Psycho Oncology. 2011 Mar 29.
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  • Wright AA, Keating NL, Balboni TA, Matulonis UA, Block SD, Prigerson HG.Place of death: correlations with quality of life of patients with cancer and predictors of bereaved caregivers' mental health.J Clin Oncol. 2010 Oct 10;28(29):4457-64.
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  • Wright AA, Mack JW, Kritek PA, Balboni TA, Massaro AF, Matulonis UA, Block SD, Prigerson HG.Influence of patients' preferences and treatment site on cancer patients' end-of-life care.Cancer. 2010 Oct 1;116(19):4656-63.
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  • Mack JW, Weeks JC, Wright AA, Block SD, Prigerson HG.End-of-life discussions, goal attainment, and distress at the end of life: predictors and outcomes of receipt of care consistent with preferences.J Clin Oncol. 2010 Mar 1;28(7):1203-8.
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  • Zhang B,Wright AA,Huskamp HA,Nilsson ME,Maciejewski ML,Earle CC,Block SD,Maciejewski PK,Prigerson HG.Health care costs in the last week of life: associations with end-of-life conversations.Arch Intern Med. 2009 Mar 9;169(5):480-8.
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  • Wright AA,Zhang B,Ray A,Mack JW,Trice E,Balboni T,Mitchell SL,Jackson VA,Block SD,Maciejewski PK,Prigerson HG.Associations between end-of-life discussions, patient mental health, medical care near death, and caregiver bereavement adjustment.JAMA. 2008 Oct 8;300(14):1665-73.
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  • Wright AA, Katz IT.Letting go of the rope--aggressive treatment, hospice care, and open access.N Engl J Med. 2007 Jul 26;357(4):324-7.
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  • Katz IT, Wright AA.Preventing cervical cancer in the developing world.N Engl J Med. 2006 Mar 16;354(11):1110.
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