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Monforte-Royo C, Crespo I, Rodríguez-Prat A, Marimon F, Porta-Sales J, Balaguer A. The role of perceived dignity and control in the wish to hasten death among advanced cancer patients: A mediation model. Psychooncology. 2018 Sep 24. doi: 10.1002/pon.4900

Rodríguez A, Monforte-Royo C, Balaguer A. Ethical challenges for an understanding of suffering: Voluntary stopping of eating and drinking and the wish to hasten death in advanced patients. Frontiers in Pharmacology. 2018;9:294. DOI: 10.3389/fphar.2018.00294.

Bellido-Pérez M, Crespo I, Balaguer A, Wilson K, Porta-Sales J, Monforte-Royo C.  Assessment of the wish to hasten death in patients with advanced cancer: a comparison of two different approaches. Psychooncology. 2018; DOI: 10.1002/pon.4689

Guerrero-Torrelles M, Monforte-Royo C, Rodríguez A, Porta-Sales J, Balaguer A. Understanding meaning in life interventions in patients with advanced cancer: A realist systematic review. Palliat Med. 2017; 31(9):798-813. doi: 10.1177/0269216316685235.

Bellido-Pérez M*, Monforte-Royo C*, Tomás-Sábado J, Porta-Sales J, Balaguer A. Assessment of the wish to hasten death in patients with advanced disease: a systematic review of measurement instruments. Palliat Med. 2017; 31(6):510-525. DOI: 10.1177/0269216316669867 * Both authors contributed equally to this work.

Moreno-Alonso D, Monforte-Royo C, Sureda-Balarí A, Fernández de Sevilla-Ribosa A, Porta-Sales J.Palliative care in patients with haematological neoplasms: an integrative systematic review. Palliat Med. 2017 Oct 1:269216317735246. DOI: 10.1177/0269216317735246.

Guerrero-Torrelles M*, Monforte-Royo C*, Tomás-Sábado J, Marimon F, Porta-Sales J, Balaguer A. Meaning in life as a mediator between physical impairment and the wish to hasten death in patients with advanced cancer. J Pain Symptom Manage 2017; pii: S0885-3924(17)30349-4. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.04.018.

Rodríguez-Prat A, Escribano X. A philosophical view on the experience of dignity and autonomy through the phenomenology of illness. J Med Philos. 2017.

Porta-Sales J, Guerrero-Torrelles M, Moreno-Alonso D, Sarra-Escarre J, Clapés-Puig V, Trelis-Navarro J, Sureda-Balarí A, Fernández De Sevilla-Ribosa A. Is Early Palliative Care Feasible in Patients with Multiple Myeloma? J Pain Symptom Manage. 2017; pii: S0885-3924(17)30338-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.04.012.

Rodríguez A, van Leeuwen E. Assumptions and moral understanding of the wish to hasten death: a philosophical review of qualitative studies. Medicine, Health Care and Philosophy. DOI: 10.1007/s11019-017-9785-y.

Rodríguez-Prat A, Balaguer A, Booth A, Monforte-Royo C. Understanding patients’ experiences of the wish to hasten death: an updated and expanded systematic review and meta-ethnography. BMJ Open. 2017; 7:e016659.  doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016659.

Rodríguez-Prat A, Monforte-Royo C. 25 years after Intoxicated by My Illness. Challenges for Medical Humanities. Lancet. 2017; 389(10066):249-50. DOI:10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30085-5.

Edo-Gual M, Tomás-Sábado J, Gómez-Benito J, Monforte-Royo C, Aradilla-Herrero A. Spanish adaptation of the Frommelt Attitude Toward Care of the Dying Scale (FATCOD) in nursing undergraduates. Omega-J Death Dying. 2017; doi: 10.1177/0030222816688294.

Monforte-Royo C, Porta-Sales J, Balaguer A. El deseo de adelantar la muerte: una visión ética desde la clínica. Health, Aging and End of Life. 2016; 1:33-49. ISSN: 2462-5175.

Monforte-Royo C, González-de Paz L, Tomás-Sábado J, Rosenfeld B, Strupp J, Voltz R, Balaguer A. Short form of the Spanish schedule attitudes toward hastened death in palliative care cancer population. Qual Life Res. DOI: 10.1007/s1113601614090.

Rodríguez-Prat A, Monforte-Royo C, Escribano X, Porta J, Balaguer A. Dignity, autonomy and control at the end-of-life: A meta-ethnography. PLoS one 2016; 11(3):e0151435.

Balaguer A, Monforte-Royo C, Porta-Sales J, Alonso-Babarro A, Altisent R, Aradilla-Herrero A, Bellido-Pérez M, Breitbart W, Centeno C, Cuervo MA, Deliens L, Frerich G, Gastmans C, Lichtenfeld S, Limonero JT, Maier MA, Materstvedt LJ, Nabal M, Rodin G, Rosenfeld B,  Schroepfer T, Tomás-Sábado J, Trelis J, Villavicencio-Chávez C, Voltz R. An international consensus definition of the wish to hasten death and its related factors.PLoS one. 2016; 11(1):e0146184.

Tomás-Sábado J, Villavicencio-Chávez C, Monforte-Royo C, Guerrero M, Fegg M, Balaguer A. What gives meaning in life in palliative care patients? A comparison between Spanish, German and Swiss populations.  J Pain Symptom Manage.2015; 50(6):861-6.

Monforte-Royo C, Porta J, Balaguer A. The wish to hasten death: The wish to hasten death: What do clinical experience and the literature tell us? Nursing Ethics. 2015. Pii:0969733015576359.

Martín-Ancel A, Balaguer A, García-Alix A. [Duration of resuscitation in neonates with Apgar scores at 10 minutes of less than 3 in the hypothermia era]. An Pediatr (Barc). 2015 Mar;82(3):129-30.

Edo-Gual M, Monforte-Royo C, Tomás-Sábado J. Afrontar el sufrimiento y la muerte: desafíos para el cuidado en el siglo XXI.  Enfermería Clínica. 2015; 25(1):42-3.

Villavicencio Chávez C, Monforte-Royo C, Tomás-Sábado J, Porta Sales J, Maier M, Balaguer A. Physical and psychological factors and the wish to hasten death in advanced cancer patients. Psychooncology. 2014;23(10):1125-32.

Garcia-Alix A, Arnaez J, Cortes V, Girabent-Farres M, Arca G, Balaguer A. Neonatal hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy: most deaths followed end-of-life decisions within three days of birth.  Acta Paediatr.2013 Dec;102(12):1137-43.

Edo-Gual M, Monforte-Royo C, Aradilla-Herrero A, Tomás-Sábado J. Death attitudes and  positive coping  in Spanish nursing undergraduates: A cross-sectional and correlational study. J Clin Nurs. 2015; 24(17-18):2429-38.

Edo-Gual M, Tomás-Sábado J, Bardallo-Porras L, Monforte-Royo C. The impact of death and dying on nursing students: An explanatory model. J Clin Nurs. 2014; 23(23-24):3501-12.

Monforte-Royo C, Villavicencio Chávez C, Tomás-Sábado J, Mahtani V, Balaguer A. What lies behind the wish to hasten death? A Systematic review and meta-ethnography from the perspective of the patients. PLoS one. 2012; 7(5):e37117.

Monforte-Royo C, Tomás-Sábado J, Villavicencio Chávez C, Balaguer A. Psychometric properties of the Spanish form of the schedule for meaning in life evaluation. Qual Life Res. 2011; 20:759-62.

Monforte-Royo C, Villavicencio Chávez C, Tomás-Sábado J, Balaguer A. The wish to hasten death: A review of clinical studies. Psychooncology. 2011; 20: 795–804

Balaguer A, Martin-Ancel A, Ortigoza-Escobar D, Escribano J, Argemi J. The model of palliative care in the perinatal setting: a review of the literature. BMC Pediatr. 2012 Mar 12;12(1):25.

Capítulos de libro

Balaguer A, Monforte-Royo C, Tomás-Sábado J.

Schedule for Meaning in Life Evaluation. Spanish version. In: Michalos AC. Encyclopedia of Quality of Life Research. Hardcover: Springer; 2013. pp. ISBN 978-94-007-0752-8

Monforte-Royo C, Balaguer A, Villavicencio-Chávez, C.

What does the wish to hasten death mean for the palliative patient? Christoph Rehmann-Sutter, Heike Gudat, Kathrin Ohnsorge. The Patients’ Wish to Die: Research, Ethics and Palliative Care. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2015; pp. 231-241. ISBN 978–0–19–871398–2.  Library of Congress Control Number: 2015930595.

Balaguer A.

Cuidados paliativos. Tratado de Pediatría Cruz. In: AEP Asociación Española de Pediatría. Ed. Panamericana. 2014 (In press)