Now showing items 1-4 of 4
Developing A "Toolkit" To Measure Implementation Of Concurrent Palliative Care In Rural Community Cancer Centers
(Cambridge Univ Press, 2018)
Objective: Despite national guidelines recommending early concurrent palliative care for individuals newly diagnosed with metastatic cancer, few community cancer centers, especially those in underserved rural areas do so. ...
Translating A Us Early Palliative Care Model For Turkey And Singapore
The field of palliative care is growing in acceptance and sophistication globally. No longer considered just for patients at end-of-life, palliative care is now being incorporated early in the disease trajectory. Despite ...
Engaging Patients And Families To Create A Feasible Clinical Trial Integrating Palliative And Heart Failure Care: Results Of The Enable Chf-Pc Pilot Clinical Trial
Background Early palliative care (EPC) is recommended but rarely integrated with advanced heart failure (HF) care. We engaged patients and family caregivers to study the feasibility and site differences in a two-site EPC ...
Associations Between Advanced Cancer Patients' Survival and Family Caregiver Presence and Burden
We conducted a randomized controlled trial (RCT) of an early palliative care intervention (ENABLE: Educate, Nurture, Advise, Before Life Ends) for persons with advanced cancer and their family caregivers. Not all patient ...