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J. Randall Curtis

Adjunct Professor, Health Services
Professor, Medicine - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (primary appt.)
Adjunct Professor, Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics
Adjunct Professor, Bioethics and Humanities


Education

MPH   University of Washington, 1994   (Epidemiology)
MD   Johns Hopkins University, 1988
BA   Hampshire College   (Biochemistry)

Contact Info

email:   jrc@uw.edu

address:
Harborview Medical Center
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

campus box:   359762
voice:   206-744-3356
fax:   206-744-8584

End-of-life care; critical care; pulmonary diseases


Khandelwal N, Kross EK, Engelberg RA, Coe NB, Long AC, Curtis JR. Estimating the effect of palliative care interventions and advance care planning on ICU utilization: a systematic review. Crit Care Med. 2015 May;43(5):1102-11. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000852. Review.  PMID: 25574794    PMCID: PMC4499326
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Khandelwal N, Engelberg RA, Benkeser DC, Coe NB, Curtis JR. End-of-life expenditure in the ICU and perceived quality of dying. Chest. 2014 Dec;146(6):1594-603. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-0182.  PMID: 25451349    PMCID: PMC4251619
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Lewis-Newby M, Curtis JR, Martin DP, Engelberg RA. Measuring family satisfaction with care and quality of dying in the intensive care unit: does patient age matter? J Palliat Med. 2011 Dec;14(12):1284-90. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2011.0138. Epub 2011 Nov 22.  PMID: 22107108    PMCID: PMC3263487
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Downey L, Engelberg RA, Curtis JR, Lafferty WE, Patrick DL. Shared priorities for the end-of-life period. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2009 Feb;37(2):175-88. Epub 2008 Aug 22.  PMID: 18722084    PMCID: PMC2746763
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Goitein L, Shanafelt TD, Nathens AB, Curtis JR. Effects of resident work hour limitations on faculty professional lives. J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Jul;23(7):1077-83.  PMID: 18612748    PMCID: PMC2517910
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2016
Member, thesis committee for Elizabeth Wagner
The influence of multimorbidity on hospital intensive care, and emergency department use at the end of life for patients with chronic conditions