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End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico.

Related Articles End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico. Salud Publica Mex. 2015 Nov-Dec;57(6):489-95 Authors: Grether P, Lisker R, Loria A, Álvarez-del-Río A Abstract OBJECTIVE: To examine the opinions of a perinatal health team regarding decisions related to late termination of pregnancy and severely ill newborns. MATERIALS AND METHODS: An anonymous questionnaire was administered to physicians, social workers, and nurses in perinatal care. Differences were evaluated using the chi square and Student’s t tests. RESULTS: When considering severely ill fetuses and newborns, 82% and 93% of participants, respectively, opted for providing palliative care, whereas 18%…
Origen: End-of-life decisions in perinatal care: A view from health-care providers in Mexico. – PubMed

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[Give the due value to the end of life: the systematic underfunding of specialised palliative care in the Swiss DRG system].

Related Articles [Give the due value to the end of life: the systematic underfunding of specialised palliative care in the Swiss DRG system]. Ther Umsch. 2018 Jul;75(2):127-134 Authors: Gudat H Abstract Give the due value to the end of life: the systematic underfunding of specialised palliative care in the Swiss DRG system Abstract. Palliative care is an integral part of modern medicine, improving quality of life, treatment satisfaction, and reducing the costs of care in severe disease. Patients’ access should be early, regardless of age, diagnosis and setting, when incurable or advanced disease has been diagnosed. The public expenditure for…
Origen: [Give the due value to the end of life: the systematic underfunding of specialised palliative care in the Swiss DRG system]. – PubMed

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Parent Perspectives of Neonatal Intensive Care at the End-of-Life.

Related Articles Parent Perspectives of Neonatal Intensive Care at the End-of-Life. J Pediatr Nurs. 2016 Sep-Oct;31(5):478-89 Authors: Currie ER, Christian BJ, Hinds PS, Perna SJ, Robinson C, Day S, Meneses K Abstract This descriptive qualitative study explored parent experiences related to their infant’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) hospitalization, end-of-life care, and palliative care consultation. “Life and death in the NICU environment” emerged as the primary theme with the following categories: ups and downs of parenting in the NICU, decision-making challenges in the NICU, and parent support. Parents encountered challenges with areas for improvement for end-of-life and palliative care in…
Origen: Parent Perspectives of Neonatal Intensive Care at the End-of-Life. – PubMed

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Palliative care utilization following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the United States.

Related Articles Palliative care utilization following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the United States. Resuscitation. 2018 Mar;124:112-117 Authors: Albaeni A, Chandra-Strobos N, Eid SM Abstract AIMS: Palliative care (PC) has become an integral component of comprehensive care provided to critically ill patients. Little is known about the utilization of palliative care following Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest (OHCA) in the United States. METHODS: We used the 2002-2013 National Inpatient Sample database to identify adults ≥18 years old with an ICD-9-CM principal diagnosis code of cardio-respiratory arrest or ventricular fibrillation (VF). Patients were categorized into two groups based on the presence of PC, then compared…
Origen: Palliative care utilization following out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the United States. – PubMed

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