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Nursing's role in leading palliative care: A call to action.

Related Articles Nursing’s role in leading palliative care: A call to action. Nurse Educ Today. 2018 Feb;61:216-219 Authors: Hagan TL, Xu J, Lopez RP, Bressler T Abstract Palliative care aims to alleviate the suffering of patients with life-limiting illness while promoting their quality of life. In this call to action commentary, we review the ways in which nursing care and palliative care align, describe barriers to nurses engaging in palliative care, and provide specific recommendations for nurses involved in education, training, and administration to assist nurses at all levels of practice to engage in palliative care for their patients. PMID:…
Origen: Nursing's role in leading palliative care: A call to action. – PubMed

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Evaluating a dignity care intervention for palliative care in the community setting: community nurses' perspectives.

Related Articles Evaluating a dignity care intervention for palliative care in the community setting: community nurses’ perspectives. J Clin Nurs. 2017 Dec;26(23-24):4300-4312 Authors: McIlfatrick S, Connolly M, Collins R, Murphy T, Johnston B, Larkin P Abstract AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To evaluate a dignity care intervention provided by community nurses seeking to address dignity concerns for people with advanced and life-limiting conditions. BACKGROUND: Evidence would suggest that dying people fear a loss of dignity and a central focus of palliative care is to assist people to die with dignity. Whilst community nurses have a key role to play in the delivery…
Origen: Evaluating a dignity care intervention for palliative care in the community setting: community nurses' perspectives. – PubMed

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Work Experiences of Patients Receiving Palliative Care at a Comprehensive Cancer Center: Exploratory Analysis.

Related Articles Work Experiences of Patients Receiving Palliative Care at a Comprehensive Cancer Center: Exploratory Analysis. J Palliat Med. 2017 Jul;20(7):770-773 Authors: Glare PA, Nikolova T, Alickaj A, Patil S, Blinder V Abstract BACKGROUND: Employment-related issues have been largely overlooked in cancer patients needing palliative care. These issues may become more relevant as cancer evolves into more of a chronic illness and palliative care is provided independent of stage or prognosis. OBJECTIVE: To characterize the employment situations of working-age palliative care patients. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey setting/subjects: Consecutive sample of 112 patients followed in palliative care outpatient clinics at a comprehensive…
Origen: Work Experiences of Patients Receiving Palliative Care at a Comprehensive Cancer Center: Exploratory Analysis. – PubMed

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Magnetic Resonance-Guided High-Intensity-Focused Ultrasound for Palliation of Painful Skeletal Metastases: A Pilot Study.

Related Articles Magnetic Resonance-Guided High-Intensity-Focused Ultrasound for Palliation of Painful Skeletal Metastases: A Pilot Study. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2017 Oct;16(5):570-576 Authors: Chan M, Dennis K, Huang Y, Mougenot C, Chow E, DeAngelis C, Coccagna J, Sahgal A, Hynynen K, Czarnota G, Chu W Abstract BACKGROUND: Bone is one of the most common sites of metastases, with bone metastases-related pain representing a significant source of morbidity among patients with cancer. Magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound is a noninvasive, outpatient modality with the potential for treating painful bone metastases. The aim of this study is to report our initial experience with magnetic…
Origen: Magnetic Resonance-Guided High-Intensity-Focused Ultrasound for Palliation of Painful Skeletal Metastases: A Pilot Study. – PubMed

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Palliative care in humanitarian crises: always something to offer.

Related Articles Palliative care in humanitarian crises: always something to offer. Lancet. 2017 04 15;389(10078):1498-1499 Authors: Powell RA, Schwartz L, Nouvet E, Sutton B, Petrova M, Marston J, Munday D, Radbruch L PMID: 28422014 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]
Origen: Palliative care in humanitarian crises: always something to offer. – PubMed

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