Publications

2016

Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Smith J, Uraizee A, Demiris G. The Prevalence and Risks for Depression and Anxiety in Hospice Caregivers. Journal of Palliative Medicine. (In Press) [Epub ahead of print: December 2, 2016]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Washington K, Kruse RL, Petroski G. Hospice Family Caregiver Involvement in Care Plan Meetings: A Mixed-Methods Randomized Controlled Trial. American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care. (In Press) [Epub ahead of print: July 27, 2016]

Tarter R, Demiris G, Pike K, Washington K, Parker Oliver D. Pain in Hospice Patients With Dementia: The Informal Caregiver Experience. American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias. 2016 Sep; 31(6):524-9.[Epub ahead of print: June 14, 2016] PMCID: PMC4982799

Washington KT, Albright DL, Parker Oliver D, Gage LA, Lewis A, Mooney MJ. Hospice and palliative social workers' experiences with clients at risk of suicide. Palliative & Supportive Care. 2016 Dec; 14(6):664-671.[Epub ahead of print: May 23, 2016]

Parker Oliver D. Recognizing the Caregiver as a Patient. Journal of Socical Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care. 2016 Jan-Jun; 12(1-2):2-5. [Epub ahead of print: May 4, 2016]

Oliver DP, Demiris G, Washington KT, Clark C, Thomas-Jones D. Challenges and Strategies for Hospice Caregivers: A Qualitative Analysis. Gerontologist.(In Press). [Epub ahead of print: April 5, 2016] PMCID: PMC4753099

Washington KT, Parker Oliver D, Gage LA, Albright DL, Demiris G. A multimethod analysis of shared decision-making in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings including family caregivers. Palliative Medicine. 2016 Mar; 30(3):270-8 [Epub ahead of print: August 17, 2015]

Gage LA, Washington K, Oliver DP, Kruse R, Lewis A, Demiris G. Family Members' Experience With Hospice in Nursing Homes. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2016 May; 33(4):354-62. [Epub ahead of print: November 23, 2014] PMCID: PMC4441870

Albright DL, Washington K, Parker-Oliver DP, Lewis A, Kruse RL, Demiris G. The Social Convoy for Family Caregivers Over the Course of Hospice. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2016 Feb; 51(2): 213-219. [Epub ahead of print: November 3, 2015] PMCID: PMC4214907

2015

Washington KT, Pike KC, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Albright DL, Lewis AM. Gender Differences in Caregiving at End of Life: Implications for Hospice Teams. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2015 Dec;18(12):1048-53. [Epub ahead of print: October 20, 2015] PMCID: PMC4677542

Washington KT, Pike KC, Demiris G, Oliver DP. Unique characteristics of informal hospice cancer caregiving. Support Care Cancer. 2015 Jul; 23(7): 2121-128. [Epub ahead of print: December 30,2014] PMCID: PMC4449794

Oliver DP, Washington K, Gage A, Mooney M, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G. Lessons Learned from a Secret Facebook Support Group. Health & Social Work. 2015 May;40(2):125-33. [Epub ahead of print: February 18, 2015]

Albright DL, Oliver DP, Demiris G. Reaction to Caregiving by Hospice Caregivers Upon Enrollment. American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care. 2015 Sep;32(6):641-6. [Epub ahead of print: April 16, 2014] PMCID: PMC4484306

Washington KT, Demiris G, Pike KC, Kruse RL, Oliver DP. Anxiety Among Informal Hospice Caregivers: An Exploratory Study. Palliative & Supportive Care. 2015 Jun;13(3):567-73. [Epub ahead of print: February 13, 2014] PMCID: PMC4133335

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Parker Oliver D, Shaunfield S, Gage LA, Mooney M, Lewis A. "It is the 'starting over' part that is so hard": Using an Online Group to Support Hospice Bereavement. Palliative & Supportive Care. 2015 Apr;13(2):351-7 [Epub ahead of print: February 24, 2014] PMCID: PMC4143489

2014

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Swarz J, Rendo M. YouTube as a Tool for Pain Management With Informal Caregivers of Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review. Journal of Pain & Symptom Management. 2014 Dec;48(6):1200-10. [Epub ahead of print: April 30, 2014] PMCID: PMC4214907

Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Gage LA, Demiris G. The promise of secret facebook groups for active family caregivers of hospice patients. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2014 Nov;17(11):1199-200. [Epub ahead of print: October 14, 2014]

Washington KT, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Baldwin PK, Tappana J, Wright JH, Demiris G. Rethinking Family Caregiving: Tailoring Cognitive-Behavior Therapies to the Hospice Experience. Health & Social Work. 2014 Nov;39(4):244-50. [Epub ahead of print: September 2, 2014] PMCID: PMC4271108

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Oliver DP, Burchett M. Exploring aging-related stress among older spousal caregivers. Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2014 Aug;40(8):13-6. [Epub ahead of print: May 12, 2014] PMCID: PMC4443706

Oliver DP, Washington K, Kruse RL, Albright DL, Lewis A, Demiris G. Hospice Family Members' Perceptions of and Experiences With End-of-Life Care in the Nursing Home. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2014 Oct;15(10):744-50. [Epub ahead of print: July 10, 2014] PMCID: PMC4177958

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Capurro D, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Implementation Science: Implications for Intervention Research in Hospice and Palliative Care. The Gerontologist. 2014 Apr;54(2):163-71. [Epub ahead of print: April 4, 2013] PMCID: PMC3954415

Oliver DP, Albright DL, Kruse RL, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Demiris G. Caregiver Evaluation of the ACTIVE Intervention: ?œIt was Like We Were Sitting at the Table With Everyone?? American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine. 2014 Jun;31(4):444-53. [Epub ahead of print: May 26, 2013] PMCID: PMC3770818

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Demiris G, Oliver DP, Shaunfield S. Understanding Social Support Burden Among Family Caregivers. Health Communication. 2014;29(9):901-10. [Epub ahead of print: December 17, 2013] PMCID: PMC4029862

Albright DL, Kruse RL, Oliver DP, Washington K, Cagle J, Demiris G. Testing the Factorial Validity of Scores From the Caregiver Pain Medicine Questionnaire. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2014 Jul;48(1):99-109. [Epub ahead of print: November 15, 2013] PMCID: PMC4022713

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Kruse RL, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Petroski G. Exploring the Collective Hospice Caregiving Experience. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2014 Jan;17(1):50-5. [Epub ahead of print: December 18, 2013] PMCID: PMC3887433

2013

Oliver DP, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Gage A, Dewsnap-Dreisinger ML, Luetkemeyer J. Patient Safety Incidents in Hospice Care: Observations from Interdisciplinary Case Conferences. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2013 Dec;16(12):1561-7. [Epub ahead of print: October 26, 2013] PMCID: PMC3868266

Parker Oliver D, Albright DL, Washington K, Witternberg-Lyles E, Gage A, Mooney M, Demiris G. Hospice Caregiver Depression: The Evidence Surrounding the Greatest Pain of All. Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care. 2013;9(4):256-71. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3849709

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Goldsmith J, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Kruse RL, VanStee S. Using Medical Words with Family Caregivers. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2013; 16(9): 1135-1139. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3776621

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Kruse RL, Albright DL, Baldwin PK, Boxer A, Demiris G. Hospice Caregivers??Experiences With Pain Management: ?œI'm Not a Doctor, and I Don't Know if I Helped Her Go Faster or Slower?? Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2013 Dec;46(6):846-58. [Epub ahead of print: May 31, 2013] PMCID: PMC3795892

Kelley M, Demiris G, Nguyen H, Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Informal hospice caregiver pain management concerns: A qualitative study. Palliative Medicine. 2013 Jun; 27(7): 673-682. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3950803

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Goldsmith J, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Kruse RL, Van Stee S. Exploring Oral Literacy in Communication With Hospice Caregivers. 2013 Nov;46(5):731-6. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3695037

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Kruse RL, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Telehealth Group Interactions in the Hospice Setting: Assessing Technical Quality Across Platforms. Telemedicine and e-Health. 2013 Mar; 19(4): 235-240. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3621258

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Kruse RL, Demiris G, Gage LA, Wagner K. Family Caregiver Participation in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings: How Does It Affect the Nature and Content of Communication? Health Communication. 2013; 28(2): 110-118. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3382048

Washington KT, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Shaunfield S, Crumb E. Application of the VALUE communication principles in ACTIVE hospice team meetings. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2013 Jan; 16(1): 60-66. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3546416

Baldwin PK, Wittenberg-Lyles R, Kruse RL, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D. Pain Management and the African American Hospice Caregiver: A Case Report. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2013 Dec;30(8):795-8. [Epub Ahead of Print: December 10, 2012] PMCID: PMC3640733

Kruse RL, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G. Conducting the ACTIVE randomized trial in hospice care: Keys to success. Clinical Trials. 2013 Feb; 10(1): 160-169. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3554844

2012

Wittenberg-Lyles-E, Goldsmith J, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Rankin A. Targeting Communication Interventions to Decrease Caregiver Burden. Seminars in Oncology Nursing. 2012 Nov; 28(4): 262-270. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3489276

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Rankin A, Shaunfield S, Kruse RL. Conveying empathy to hospice family caregivers: Team responses to caregiver empathic communication. Patient Education and Counseling. 2012 Oct; 89(1): 31-37. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3414649

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Shaunfield S. Benefits and Challenges of the Passport Broadcast Intervention in Long-Term Care. Educational Gerontology. 2012; 38(10): 691-698. [Epub ahead of print: July 31, 2012]

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Doorenbos A, Rue T, Berry D. A Non-Inferiority Trial of a Problem Solving Intervention for Hospice Caregivers: In Person Vs Videophone. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2012 Jun; 15(6): 653-660. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3362957

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Burt S, Shaunfield S. Stress variances among informal hospice caregivers. Qualitative Health Research. 2012 Aug; 22(8): 1114-1125. Epub ahead of print: June 6, 2012. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3559181

Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Novak H. Problem solving interventions: An opportunity for hospice social workers to better meet caregiver needs. Journal of Social Work in End of Life and Palliative Care. 2012; 8(1):3-9. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3310883

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Goldsmith J, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Stone J. The Impact of Family Communication Patterns on Hospice Family Caregivers: A New Typology. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 2012 Jan-Feb; 14(1): 25-33. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3269241

Oliver DP, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Day T, Novak H. A Systematic Review of the Evidence Base for Telehospice. Telemedicine and e-Health. 2012 Jan; 18(1): 38-47. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3306588

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Ferrell B, Shaunfield S. Volunteers as Facilitators of Communication About Pain: A Feasibility Study. Research on Aging. 2012 Mar; 34(2): 246-253. [Epub ahead of print: December 15, 2011]

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Shaunfield S, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Schneider G. Assessing the readiness of hospice volunteers to utilize technology. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2012 Sep; 29(6): 476-482. [Epub ahead of print: December 4, 2011]

Washington KT, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Crumb E. Qualitative evaluation of a problem solving intervention for informal hospice caregivers. Palliative Medicine. 2012 Dec; 26(8): 1018-1024. Epub ahead of print: November 10, 2011. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3562496

2011

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Technologies to Support End of Life Care. Seminars in Oncology Nursing. 2011 Aug; 27(3): 211-217. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3143374

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Cunningham C. Sharing atrocity stories in hospice: A study of niceness message strategies in interdisciplinary team meetings. Progress in Palliative Care. 2011 Jul; 19(4):172-176. [Free PMC Article] PMCID:PMC3167176

Baldwin P, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G. An Evaluation of Interdisciplinary Team Training in Hospice Care. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing. 2011 May-Jun; 13(3): 172-182. [Research Gate: Full Text] [Abstract]

Demiris G, Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K. Use of videophones to deliver a cognitive-behavioural therapy to hospice caregivers. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2011 Apr; 17:142-145. [Free PMC Article] PMCID:PMC3093969

Boquet JR, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Doorenbos AZ, Demiris G. Taking Care of a Dying Grandparent: Case Studies of Grandchildren in the Hospice Caregiver Role. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2011 Dec; 28(8): 564-568. [Epub ahead of print: April 26, 2011]

Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Washington K. Delivering a psycho-educational intervention to Hispanic hospice informal caregivers. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2011 Mar; 25(2): 185-186. [Article Extract]

Washington KT, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Shaunfield S. Family Perspectives on the Hospice Experience in Adult Family Homes. Journal of Gerontological Social Work. 2011 Feb; 54(2): 159-174.[Free PMC Article] PMCID:PMC3023972

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Oliver DP, Burt S. Reciprocal Suffering: Caregiver Concerns During Hospice Care. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2011 Feb; 41(2):383-393. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3053049

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Oliver DP, Burt S. Reciprocal suffering: caregiver concerns during hospice care. Journal of Pain Symptom Management. 2011 Feb; 41(2): 383-393. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC3053049

2010

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Wittenberg Lyles E, Porock D. The Use of Videophones for Patient and Family Participation in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings: A Promising Approach. European Journal of Cancer Care. 2010 Nov; 19(6): 729-735. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2891692

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Wittenberg Lyles E, Porock D, Collier J, Arthur A. Caregiver Participation in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings via Videophone Technology: A Pilot Study to Improve Pain Management. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2010 Nov; 27(7): 465-473. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2890035

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Oliver D. Giving long-term care residents a passport to the world with the internet. Journal of Nursing Care Quality. 2010 Sep; 25(3):193-7. [Abstract]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Porock D. Recruitment Challenges and Strategies in a Home-Based Telehealth Study. Telemedicine and e-Health. 2010 Sep; 16(7): 839-843. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2992400

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Washington K, Fruehling LT, Haggarty-Robbins D,Doorenbos A, Wechkin H, Berry D. A Problem Solving Intervention for Hospice Caregivers: A Pilot Study. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2010 Aug; 13(8): 1005-1111. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2964357

Oliver DP, Demiris G. Comparing Face-to-Face and Telehealth-Mediated Delivery of a Psychoeducational Intervention: A Case Comparison Study in Hospice. Telemedicine Journal and e-Health. 2010 Jul; 16(6): 751-753. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2930881

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Regehr K. Interdisciplinary collaboration in hospice team meetings. Journal of Interprofessional Care. 2010 May; 24(3): 264-273. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2854854

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Baldwin P. The ACTive Intervention in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings: Exploring family caregiver and hospice team communication. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication. 2010 Apr; 15(3):465-481.[Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2882300

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Washington KT, Regehr K, Wilder HM. Question asking by family caregivers in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings. Res Gerontol Nurs. 2010 Apr; 3(2): 82-88. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2860630

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Tatum P, Regehr K, Burt S. The Role of the Hospice Medical Director as Observed in Interdisciplinary Team Case Reviews Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2010 Mar; 13(3):279-84. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2883496

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Schneider G, Oliver DP. Results from the National Hospice Volunteer Training Survey. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2010 Feb; 13(3): 261-265. [Epub ahead of print: January 15, 2010]

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Burt S, Regehr K. Inviting the absent members: Examining how caregivers' participation affects hospice team communication. Palliative Medicine. 2010 Mar; 24(2):192-195. [Epub ahead of print: December 10, 2009]

2009

Demiris G, Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K. Video-mediated Communication in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings: Examining Technical Quality and Content. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings. 2009; 135-139. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2815404

Oliver DP, Washington KT, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Porock D. ?˜They're Part of the Team?? Participant Evaluation of the ACTIVE Intervention. Palliative Medicine 2009 Sep; 23(6): 549-555. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2721906

Hensel BK, Parker-Oliver D, Demiris G, Rantz M. A Comparison of Video-Based Resident-Family Communication in a Nursing Home and a Congregate Living Facility. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2009 Jun; 10(5): 342-347. [Abstract]

Wittenberg-Lyles EM, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Regehr K. Exploring Interpersonal Communication in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings. Journal of Gerontological Nursing. 2009 Jul; 35(7):38-45. Epub ahead of print: June 22, 2009. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2727068]

Demiris G, Oliver DP, Giger J, Skubic M, Rantz M. Older adults' privacy considerations for vision based recognition methods of eldercare applications. Technology and Health Care. 2009; 17(1): 41-48. [Abstract]

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Washington K, Sehrawat S. Social Work Role in Pain Management with Hospice Caregivers: A National Survey. 2009 Jan; 5(1-2): 61-74. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2814550

Wittenberg-Lyles EM, Gee GC, Oliver DP, Demiris G. What Patients and Families Don't Hear: Backstage Communication in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings. Journal of Housing for the Elderly. 2009 Jan; 23: 92-105. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2728239

2008

Demiris G, Oliver DP, Dickey G, Skubic M, Rantz M. Findings from a participatory evaluation of a smart home application for older adults. Technology and Health Care. 2008; 16(2): 111-118. [Abstract]

Demiris G, Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Assessing Caregivers for Team Interventions (ACT): A New Paradigm for Comprehensive Hospice Quality Care. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2009 Apr/May; 26(2):128-134. Epub ahead of print: December 30, 2008 [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2666779

Demiris G, Washington K, Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E. A study of information flow in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings. Journal of Interprofessional Care. 2008 Dec; 22(6): 621-629. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2680071

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Baldwin P, Regehr K. Communication dynamics in hospice teams: Understanding the role of the Chaplain in interdisciplinary team collaboration. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2008 Dec; 11(10): 1330-1335. [Free Full Text]

Demiris G, Washington K, Doorenbos A, Parker Oliver D, Wittenberg-Lyles E. Use of the Time, Interaction and Performance Theory to Study Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing. 2008 Nov/Dec; 10(6): 376-381. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2681325

Demiris G, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Courtney KL. A survey on the use of technology to support hospice interdisciplinary team meetings. International Journal of Electronic Healthcare. 2008; 4(3-4):244-256. [Abstract]

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles E, Demiris G, Washington K, Porock D, Day M. Barriers to Pain Management: Caregivers Perception and Pain Talk by Hospice Interdisciplinary Teams. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2008 Oct; 36(4): 374-382. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2581443

Washington K, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Day M. Telehospice acceptance among providers: A multidisciplinary comparison. American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 2009; 25(6): 452-457. [Epub ahead of print: September 23, 2008]

Wittenberg-Lyles E, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Petty B, Day M. Caregiver Involvement in Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings: A case study. Journal of Palliative Care. 2008 Winter; 24(4):277-279. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2675180

Wilder H, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Washington K. Informal Hospice Caregiving: The Toll on Quality of Life Journal of Social Work in End of Life and Palliative Care. 2008 Jan; 4(4): 312-332. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC2749275

2007

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Courtney KL, Day M. Use of Telehospice Tools for Senior Caregivers: A Pilot Study. Clinical Gerontologist. 2007; 31(1): 43-57. [Abstract]

Washington K, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Day M. Home Internet Use among Hospice Service Recipients: Recommendations for Web based Interventions. Journal of Medical Systems. 2007 Oct; 31(5): 385-389. [Abstract]

Willis L, Demiris G, Parker Oliver DR. Internet Use by Hospice Families and Providers: A Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Systems. 2007 Apr; 31(2):97-101. [Abstract]

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles EM, Day M. Measuring interdisciplinary perceptions of collaboration on hospice teams. American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care. 2007 Feb/Mar; 24(1): 49-53. [Abstract]

Day M, Demiris G, Parker Oliver DR, Courtney KL, Hensel B. Exploring Underutilization of Videophones in Hospice Settings. Telemedicine and e-Health. 2007 Feb; 13 (1): 25-31. [Abstract]

Wittenberg-Lyles EM, Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Courtney KL. Assessing the Nature and Process of Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Meetings. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing. 2007 Feb; 9(1):17-21. [Abstract]

2006

Hensel BK, Parker-Oliver D, Demiris G. Videophone communication between residents and family: A case study. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2007 Feb; 8(2): 123-127. Epub ahead of print: December 14, 2006. [Abstract]

Oliver DP, Demiris G, Hensel B. A promising technology to reduce social isolation of nursing home residents. Journal of Nursing Care Quality. 2006 Oct/Dec; 21(4): 302-305. [Abstract Unavailable]

Demiris G, Parker Oliver DR, Courtney K. A study of the suitability of videophones for psychometric assessment. Behaviour and Information Technology. 2006 May/Jun; 25(3): 233-237. [Abstract]

arker Oliver DR, Demiris G, Day M, Courtney KL, Porock D. Tele-hospice support for elder caregivers of hospice patients: two case studies. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2006 Apr; 9(2):264-267. [Abstract]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G. Social Work Informatics: A New Specialty. Social Work. 2006 Apr; 51(2): 127-134. [Abstract]

Oliver DP, Wittenberg-Lyles EM, Day M. Variances in perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration by hospice staff. Journal of Palliative Care. 2006 Winter; 22(4): 275-280. [Abstract]

Hensel BK, Oliver DP, Demiris G, Willis L. A telehealth case study of videophone use between family members. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings. 2006; 948. [Free PMC Article] PMCID: PMC1839420

2005

Courtney KL, Demiris G, Craven CK, Oliver DP, Porock D. Exploring electronic conversion of behavioral instruments for telehealth. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2005; 116: 305-310. [Abstract]

Courtney KL, Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Porock D. Conversion of the CQLI to an interview instrument-Research In Brief. European Journal of Cancer Care. 2005; 14(5): 463-464.

Demiris G, Parker Oliver DR, Courtney KL, Porock D. Use of Technology as a Support Mechanism for Caregivers of Hospice Patients. Journal of Palliative Care. 2005; 21(4): 303-309. [Abstract Unavailable]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G, Porock D. The usability of videophones for seniors and hospice providers: A brief report of two studies. Computers in Biology and Medicine. 2005 Nov; 35(9): 782-790. [Free Full Text-Research Gate] [Abstract]

Parker Oliver D, Porock D, Demiris G, Courtney K. Patient and Family Involvement in Hospice Interdisciplinary Teams. Journal of Palliative Care. 2005 Winter; 21(4): 270-276. [Abstract]

2004

Demiris G, Parker Oliver D, Fleming DA, Edison K. Hospice Staff Attitudes towards ?œTelehospice.??American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Care. 2004 Sep/Oct; 21(5):343-347. [Abstract]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G. An assessment of the readiness of hospice organizations to accept technological innovation. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. 2004 Jun; 10(3): 170-174. [Abstract]

Parker Oliver D, Demiris G. E-health tools and social workers. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics. 2004; 106: 35-36. [Abstract]