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Results from the family and coping oriented palliative homecare intervention study (FamCope)-A randomized controlled trial.

Related Articles Results from the family and coping oriented palliative homecare intervention study (FamCope)-A randomized controlled trial. J Psychosoc Oncol. 2018 Sep-Oct;36(5):557-581 Authors: Ammari ABH, Hendriksen C, Rydahl-Hansen S Abstract We tested if a family-and-coping-oriented basic palliative homecare intervention (six visits within 15 weeks) could improve quality-of-life and reduce anxiety and depression of advanced cancer patients and their closest relative, and reduce acute hospital admissions of patients. Fifty-seven families were randomized, but patient enrollment was terminated before reaching target sample due to a low recruitment rate. We found no evidence of effect of the FamCope-intervention, but further investigation of effective…
Origen: Results from the family and coping oriented palliative homecare intervention study (FamCope)-A randomized controlled trial. – PubMed

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Associations between physician home visits for the dying and place of death: A population-based retrospective cohort study.

Related Articles Associations between physician home visits for the dying and place of death: A population-based retrospective cohort study. PLoS One. 2018;13(2):e0191322 Authors: Tanuseputro P, Beach S, Chalifoux M, Wodchis WP, Hsu AT, Seow H, Manuel DG Abstract BACKGROUND: While most individuals wish to die at home, the reality is that most will die in hospital. AIM: To determine whether receiving a physician home visit near the end-of-life is associated with lower odds of death in a hospital. DESIGN: Observational retrospective cohort study, examining location of death and health care in the last year of life. SETTING/PARTICIPANTS: Population-level study of…
Origen: Associations between physician home visits for the dying and place of death: A population-based retrospective cohort study. – PubMed

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Reframing Global Palliative Care Advocacy for the Sustainable Development Goal Era: A Qualitative Study of the Views of International Palliative Care Experts.

Related Articles Reframing Global Palliative Care Advocacy for the Sustainable Development Goal Era: A Qualitative Study of the Views of International Palliative Care Experts. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 09;56(3):363-370 Authors: Clark J, Barnes A, Gardiner C Abstract CONTEXT: The World Health Assembly Palliative Care Resolution in 2014 and the inclusion of palliative care within the sustainable development goals raised optimism that palliative care would no longer be a peripheral aspect of global health. However, no funding, accountability measures, or indicators for palliative care development accompanied these policy developments. This risks health actors continuing to prioritize the attainment of better…
Origen: Reframing Global Palliative Care Advocacy for the Sustainable Development Goal Era: A Qualitative Study of the Views of International Palliative Care Experts. – PubMed

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Resurrection of whole liver radiotherapy-A case report.

Related Articles Resurrection of whole liver radiotherapy-A case report. J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. 2017 Jun;29(2):105-108 Authors: Choudhary S, Mitra S, Sharma MK, Khullar P, Saxena U Abstract INTRODUCTION: This is a case report of a patient of lymphoma with liver metastasis who had persistent pain and jaundice despite multiple lines of chemotherapy. She underwent palliative liver irradiation. This is an uncommon modality due to fear of radiation induced hepatitis. We reviewed literature available on the use of liver irradiation for palliation and concluded that it can be safely used with good results. A 33-year-old female with Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma (NHL)…
Origen: Resurrection of whole liver radiotherapy-A case report. – PubMed

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[Prevalence and typology of patients susceptible of palliative care deceased at home].

Related Articles [Prevalence and typology of patients susceptible of palliative care deceased at home]. An Sist Sanit Navar. 2018 Dec 26;41(3):321-328 Authors: Martínez Ríos I, López Alonso SR, Martín Carabante S, Morales Infante L, Soriano Ruiz SI, Martínez García AI Abstract BACKGROUND: Identification of patients susceptible to palliative care (SPC) in the community is essential for improving their clinical management. The objective is to explore the SPC population and their typology of illness, according to sex. METHODS: Cross-sectional study, performed on the population of Malaga who died at home during 2015. Association between type of patient (SCP or identified as…
Origen: [Prevalence and typology of patients susceptible of palliative care deceased at home]. – PubMed

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