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VanderWeele: Association of Religious Service Attendance With Mortality Among Women

May 17, 2016

Association of Religious Service Attendance With Mortality Among Women

JAMA Intern Med.  2016 Mar 16  doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.1615

Li S, Stampfer M, Williams D, VanderWeele T

IMPORTANCE:

Studies on the association between attendance at religious services and mortality often have been limited by inadequate methods for reverse causation, inability to assess effects over time, and limited information on mediators and cause-specific mortality.

OBJECTIVE:

LeBaron: How Community Clergy Provide Spiritual Care: Toward a Conceptual Framework for Clergy End-of-Life Education

May 6, 2016

How Community Clergy Provide Spiritual Care: Toward a Conceptual Framework for Clergy End-of-Life Education

J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016 Apr 4; 51(4):673-81

Lebaron VT, Smith PT, Quiñones R, Nibecker C, Sanders JJ, Timms R, Shields AE, Balboni TA, Balboni MJ