Dzeng E., Wachter R., “Ethics in Conflict: Moral Distress as a Root Cause of Burnout.” Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2020, Feb.
Batten J, Blythe J, Wieten S, Dzeng E. “No Escalation of Treatment: Moving Beyond the Withholding/Withdrawing Debate” American Journal of Bioethics. 2019: 19(3): 63-65. DOI: 1080/15265161.2018.1563660
Dzeng E. “Habermasian Communication Pathologies in Do-Not-Resuscitate Discussions at the End of Life: Manipulation as an Unintended Consequence of an Ideology of Patient Choice.” Sociology of and Illness, 2019: 41(2), 325-342. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-9566.12825
Craig A, Dzeng E. “How Should Physicians Care for Dying Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis?” AMA J Ethics, 2018; 20(8): E690-698.
Bryant J, Markes A, Woolridge T, Dzeng E, Koenig B, Diab M. “Concurrent and Overlapping Surgery: Perspectives from Parents of Adolescents Undergoing Spinal Posterior Instrumented Fusion for Idiopathic Scoliosis” Spine, 2018: June 12.
Dzeng E, “Can growing popular support for physician assisted death motivate organized medicine to improve end-of-life care?” Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2018. 33(8), 1209-1211.
Dzeng E, Curtis R, “Understanding ethical climate, moral distress, and burnout: a novel tool and a conceptual framework” BMJ Quality & Safety. 2018: 27(10), 766-770. DOI: 10.1136/bmjqs-2018-007905
Dzeng E, Booth J, “Facts and Fetishes: When the Miracles of Medicine Fail Us” 2018. American Journal of Bioethics. 2018 May; 18(5), 63-64.
Dzeng E, Pantilat SZ. “What are the Social Causes of Rational Suicide in Older Adults?” Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2018; 66(5), 853-855.
Dzeng E, Dohan D, Curtis JR, Colaianni A, Ritchie C. “Homing in on the Social: Systems-level Influences on Overly Aggressive Care at the End of Life.” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 2018 Feb; 55(2), 282-289.
DeCamp M, Pomerantz D, Cotts K, Dzeng E, Farber N, Lehmann L, Reynolds P, Sulmasy LS, Tilburt J. “Ethical Issues in the Design and Implementation of Population Health Programs” Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2018; 33(3): 370-5. DOI: 10.1007/s11606-017-4234-4.
Petrillo L*, Dzeng E.*, Forbes L, Harrison K, Scribner B, Koenig B. ““How California Prepared for Implementation of Physician-Assisted Death: A Primer” Journal of the American Public Health Association. 2017 June; 107(6): 883-888.(*co-first authorship)
Harrison KL, Dzeng E, Ritchie CS, Shanafelt TD, Kamal AH, Bull J, Tilburt J, Swetz KM. Addressing palliative care clinician burnout in organizations: a workforce necessity, an ethical imperative. 2017 June; 53(6): 1091-1096.
Dzeng E. “When Teachable Moments Become Ethically Problematic.” Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 2017 May, 26(3): 491-494
Dzeng E. “Navigating the liminal state between life and death: clinician moral distress and uncertainty regarding new life sustaining technologies” American Journal of Bioethics. 2017 Feb; 17(2): 22-25.
Singer AE, Goebel JR, Kim YS, Dy SM, Ahluwalia SC, Clifford M, Dzeng E, O’Hanlon C, Motala A, Walling AM, Goldberg J, Meeker D, Ochotorena C, Shanman R, Cui M, Lorenz KA. Populations and Interventions for Palliative and End-of-Life Care: A Systematic Review. Journal of Palliative Medicine. September, 2016 ; 19(9): 995-1008
Petrillo L, Dzeng E, Smith A. “California’s End of Life Options Act: Opportunities and Challenges Ahead” Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2016; 31(8): 828-829.
Dzeng E. “Moral Distress Amongst Physician Trainees Regarding Futile Treatments” Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2016; 31(8): 830.
Dzeng E, Colaianni A, Roland M, Levine D, Kelly MP, Barclay S, Smith TJ. “Moral Distress Amongst American Physician Trainees Regarding Futile Treatments at the End of Life: A Qualitative Inquiry” Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2016; 31(1): 93-99.
Xu T, Goldstein E, Dzeng E, Dy S, Nicholas LH. “Public Attitudes on the Future Sustainability of Medicare” Journal of Health Care Financing. 2015: 42(1).
Dzeng E, Colaianni A, Chander G, Smith T, Roland M, Kelly MP, Barclay S, Levine D. “Influence of Institutional Culture and Policies on Do Not Resuscitate Decision-Making at the End of Life” JAMA Intern Med. 2015; 21287:1–8. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.0295.
Barnato AE, Dzeng E. “Treatment Escalation in the Intensive Care Unit Among Patients With Preexisting Treatment Limitations Best-Laid Plans Gone Awry?” JAMA Intern Med. 2015:1–2. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.0372.2.
Gosch A, Dzeng E, Cheng MC, “The Interaction of Primary Care and Palliative Care.” Clinics in Geriatrics Medicine. (2015)
Dzeng E, Smith TJ. “Rationing Healthcare: Who’s Responsible?” Oncology. 15 Feb, 2013: 27(2).
US Patent 7,758,623. Dzeng E, Xing F, March J, Islam MR, Michel R. (2010). Transesophageal heat exchange catheter for cooling of the heart during a myocardial infarction.
Siegler A, Roberts L, Balch E, Bargues E, Bhalla A, Bills C, Dzeng E, et al. Media coverage of violent deaths in Iraq: An opportunistic capture-recapture assessment. Prehospital Disast Med 2008; 23(4): 369-371.
Acknowledged in: Burnham G, Lafta R, Doocy S, Roberts L. Mortality after the 2003 invasion of Iraq: a cross-sectional cluster sample survey. Lancet 2006;. 368: 1421-1428.
Burnham G, Doocy S, Dzeng E, Lafta R, Roberts L. (2006) “The Human Cost of the War in Iraq: A Mortality Study, 2002-2006” MIT Center for International Studies at MIT.
Thompson A, Silverman B, Dzeng L, Treisman G. Psychotropic Medications and HIV. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2006 (1 May): 42. 1305-1310.
Lin CT, Chang TC, Chao A, Dzeng E, Soong YK, Hung CF, Lai CH. Enhancement of DNA Vaccine Potency through Linkage of Antigen Gene to ER Chaperone Molecules, ER-60, Tapasin, and Calnexin. J Biomed Sci. 2005; 12(2): 279-87.