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Issues in Palliative Care.

Related Articles Issues in Palliative Care. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2017 Jun 29;19(3): Authors: Schuyler D Abstract Through this column, we hope that practitioners in general medical settings will gain a more complete knowledge of the many patients who are likely to benefit from brief psychotherapeutic interventions. A close working relationship between primary care and psychiatry can serve to enhance patient outcome. PMID: 28682527 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]
Origen: Issues in Palliative Care. – PubMed

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Use of Palliative Care in Patients With End-Stage COPD and Receiving Home Oxygen: National Trends and Barriers to Care in the United States.

Related Articles Use of Palliative Care in Patients With End-Stage COPD and Receiving Home Oxygen: National Trends and Barriers to Care in the United States. Chest. 2017 Jan;151(1):41-46 Authors: Rush B, Hertz P, Bond A, McDermid RC, Celi LA Abstract BACKGROUND: To investigate the use of palliative care (PC) in patients with end-stage COPD receiving home oxygen hospitalized for an exacerbation. METHODS: A retrospective nationwide cohort analysis was performed, using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. All patients ≥ 18 years of age with a diagnosis of COPD, receiving home oxygen, and admitted for an exacerbation were included. RESULTS: A total of…
Origen: Use of Palliative Care in Patients With End-Stage COPD and Receiving Home Oxygen: National Trends and Barriers to Care in the United States. – PubMed

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Characteristics of Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship Training Programs in the USA.

Related Articles Characteristics of Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship Training Programs in the USA. J Cancer Educ. 2018 12;33(6):1364-1367 Authors: Yadav RR, Ngo-Huang AT, Ng A, Fu JB, Custodio C, Wisotzky E, Mitra R, Bruera E Abstract Cancer rehabilitation is emerging as a specialized field within Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. The purpose of this systemic review is to summarize the various cancer rehabilitation fellowship programs in the USA and the scope of training in this discipline. Currently, four institutions offer such a training program. All of the fellowship directors were contacted about characteristics of their programs. The oldest program has been in…
Origen: Characteristics of Cancer Rehabilitation Fellowship Training Programs in the USA. – PubMed

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Refinement and revalidation of the demoralization scale: The DS-II-internal validity.

Related Articles Refinement and revalidation of the demoralization scale: The DS-II-internal validity. Cancer. 2016 Jul 15;122(14):2251-9 Authors: Robinson S, Kissane DW, Brooker J, Michael N, Fischer J, Franco M, Hempton C, Sulistio M, Pallant JF, Clarke DM, Burney S Abstract BACKGROUND: The Demoralization Scale (DS) was initially validated in 2004 to enable the measurement of demoralization in patients with advanced cancer. Subsequent shortcomings indicated the need for psychometric strengthening. Here, the authors report on the refinement and revalidation of the DS to form the DS-II, specifically reporting the scale’s internal validity. METHODS: Patients with cancer or other progressive diseases who…
Origen: Refinement and revalidation of the demoralization scale: The DS-II-internal validity. – PubMed

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Dyspnea in Children with Life-Threatening and Life-Limiting Complex Chronic Conditions.

Related Articles Dyspnea in Children with Life-Threatening and Life-Limiting Complex Chronic Conditions. J Palliat Med. 2018 Apr;21(4):552-564 Authors: Pieper L, Zernikow B, Drake R, Frosch M, Printz M, Wager J Abstract BACKGROUND: Dyspnea is one of the most frequent symptoms in children with complex chronic conditions (CCC) requiring palliative care. Although it is a subject of high importance, there has been little research on dyspnea in critically ill children. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this systematic review was to investigate the prevalence and causes of dyspnea in children with CCC and to identify the current state of research on the measurements,…
Origen: Dyspnea in Children with Life-Threatening and Life-Limiting Complex Chronic Conditions. – PubMed

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