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1. Delirium is common among adults receiving palliative care and could be better recognised

Delirium is common among adults receiving palliative care and could be better recognised Delirium recognition in palliative care Dissemination Centre Discover Portal NIHR DC Discover Delirium is common among adults receiving palliative care and could be better recognised Published on 20 November 2018 doi: Between a quarter and two-thirds of adults admitted to specialist palliative care units experience delirium, or acute confusion. The findings come from a mixed methods project which included (...) a systematic review of the number of people living with delirium. Estimates are mostly applicable to older adults with advanced cancer. The project also included interviews with nurses in Australian palliative care units to look at delirium assessment and use of screening tools. The findings highlighted that systems which formally diagnose delirium were not commonly used. Delirium guidelines made little reference to palliative care. The qualitative findings may also have relevance to the UK, though systems

2019 NIHR Dissemination Centre

2. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care PEDIATRICS Volume 143, number 1, January 2019:e20183310 FROM THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS The American Academy of Pediatrics has endorsed the following publication: National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care, National Consensus Project. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care. 4th ed. Richmond, VA: National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care; 2018. Available at: www. nationalcoalition hpc. org/ ncp (...) . All statements of endorsement from the American Academy of Pediatrics automatically expire 5 years after publication unless reaffirmed, retired, or revised at or before that time. Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care To cite: Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care. Pediatrics. 2019;143(1):e20183310 DOI: https:// doi. or g/ 10. 1542/ peds. 2018- 3310 PEDIATRICS (ISSN Numbers: Print, 0031-4005; Online, 1098-4275). Copyright © 2019 by the American Academy

2019 American Academy of Pediatrics

3. Palliative care

Palliative care Top results for palliative care - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Find evidence fast My query is: English Français Deutsch Čeština Español Magyar Svenska ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing (...) the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for palliative care The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines

2018 Trip Latest and Greatest

4. Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care (PubMed)

Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care 30018816 2018 11 14 2059-7029 3 5 2018 ESMO open ESMO Open Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care. e000372 10.1136/esmoopen-2018-000372 A recent international consensus panel identified 13 major indicators to assess the level of integration between oncology and palliative care. We examined these indicators among European Society for Medical (...) Oncology (ESMO) Designated Centres (ESMO-DCs) of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care (PC) and determined the centre characteristics associated with greater integration. This is a preplanned secondary analysis of a recent survey to characterise the structure, processes and outcomes of the palliative care programmes at ESMO-DCs. We assessed the level of integration using 13 major indicators. We calculated two Palliative Care and Oncology Integration Indexes consisting of all 13 indicators (PCOI-13

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2018 ESMO open

5. Mu-opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care. (PubMed)

Mu-opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care. BACKGROUND: Opioid-induced bowel dysfunction (OIBD) is characterised by constipation, incomplete evacuation, bloating, and gastric reflux. It is one of the major adverse events of treatment for pain in cancer and in palliative care, resulting in increased morbidity and reduced quality of life.This is an update of two Cochrane reviews. One was published in 2011, Issue 1 (...) on laxatives and methylnaltrexone for the management of constipation in people receiving palliative care; this was updated in 2015 and excluded methylnaltrexone. The other was published in 2008, Issue 4 on mu-opioid antagonists (MOA) for OIBD. In this updated review, we only included trials on MOA (including methylnaltrexone) for OIBD in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effectiveness and safety of MOA for OIBD in people with cancer and people receiving

2018 Cochrane

6. A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (PubMed)

A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 30338099 2018 11 14 2054-1058 5 4 2018 Oct Nursing open Nurs Open A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. 536-545 10.1002/nop2.163 The aim of this study was to examine the reported characteristics of extant studies on palliative care for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Narrative review. A comprehensive search (...) of the following electronic databases in English and Japanese commenced from 2002 - December 2017. Eligibility criteria was determined by the inclusion and exclusion criteria. Nineteen articles were eligible. The characteristics of palliative care for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis were symptoms relief, start time of palliative care and palliative care needs of patients and care partners. Also, patients' education of disease management including advanced care planning and developing

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2018 Nursing open

7. Palliative Care in the Global Setting Resource-Stratified Guideline

Palliative Care in the Global Setting Resource-Stratified Guideline ');//--> ');//--> Search in: Menu COOKIES REQUIRED In order to access this website, please configure your browser to support cookies. ASCO Family of Sites Journals Publications Education Other Sites 2318 Mill Road, Suite 800, Alexandria, VA 22314 © 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology |

2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines

8. A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care (PubMed)

A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care 30338098 2018 11 14 2054-1058 5 4 2018 Oct Nursing open Nurs Open A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care. 527-535 10.1002/nop2.159 To explore assistant nurses' experiences and perceptions of both positive and negative aspects of providing palliative care for older people in residential care facilities. A qualitative explorative study. Critical (...) at the end of life in a consultative organization. The most prominent findings were those that indicated that, especially in a consultative organization, there seems to be a need for clear roles, comprehensive and clear care plans and a solid support structure to ensure continuity of care. Udo Camilla C 0000-0003-2853-0575 School of Education, Health and Social Studies Dalarna University Falun Sweden. Center for Clinical Research Dalarna Falun Sweden. Neljesjö Maria M School of Education, Health and Social

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2018 Nursing open

9. Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team (PubMed)

Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team 30241274 2018 12 07 2378-9506 4 2018 Sep Journal of global oncology J Glob Oncol Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team. 1-3 10.1200/JGO.18.00076 Shah Manish A MA New York-Presbyterian; Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY. eng Journal Article United States J Glob Oncol

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2018 Journal of global oncology

10. Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline (PubMed)

Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline 30085844 2018 12 07 2378-9506 4 2018 Jul Journal of global oncology J Glob Oncol Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline. 1-24 10.1200/JGO.18.00026 Purpose The purpose of this new resource-stratified guideline is to provide expert guidance to clinicians and policymakers on implementing palliative care of patients with cancer and their caregivers in resource-constrained (...) settings and is intended to complement the Integration of Palliative Care Into Standard Oncology Care: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline Update of 2016. Methods ASCO convened a multidisciplinary, multinational panel of experts in medical oncology, family medicine, radiation oncology, hematology/oncology, palliative and/or hospice care, pain and/or symptom management, patient advocacy, public health, and health economics. Guideline development involved a systematic

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2018 Journal of global oncology

11. Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research (PubMed)

Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research 29744131 2018 11 14 2056-7529 4 2018 Research involvement and engagement Res Involv Engagem Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research. 14 10.1186/s40900-018-0097-z Patient and public involvement (PPI) is increasingly recognised as important in research. Most PPI takes (...) place face-to-face, but this can be difficult for people who are unwell or have caring responsibilities. As these challenges are particularly common in palliative care and rehabilitation research, we developed an online forum for PPI: www.csipublicinvolvement.co.uk. In this study, we explored how well the online forum worked, if it is a suitable method for PPI, and how PPI members and researchers reacted to using it. We used an existing theory about online interventions to help choose the 'right

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2018 Research involvement and engagement

12. Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease

Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Lavenberg JG, Umscheid, CA Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made (...) for the HTA database. Citation Lavenberg JG, Umscheid, CA. Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease. Philadelphia: Center for Evidence-based Practice (CEP). 2018 Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Heart Failure; Humans; Lung Diseases; Outpatients; Palliative Care; Quality of Life Language Published English Country of organisation United States English summary An English language summary is available. Address

2018 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

13. Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial

Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial 29402701 2018 03 06 1474-5488 19 3 2018 Mar The Lancet. Oncology Lancet Oncol. Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial. 394-404 S1470-2045(18)30060-3 10.1016/S1470-2045(18)30060-3 The benefit of early integration of palliative care into oncological care is suggested to be due (...) to increased psychosocial support. In Belgium, psychosocial care is part of standard oncological care. The aim of this randomised controlled trial is to examine whether early and systematic integration of palliative care alongside standard psychosocial oncological care provides added benefit compared with usual care. In this randomised controlled trial, eligible patients were 18 years or older, and had advanced cancer due to a solid tumour, an European Cooperative Oncology Group performance status of 0-2

2018 EvidenceUpdates

14. Yoga for palliative care (PubMed)

Yoga for palliative care 30271708 2018 11 14 2213-4220 7 3 2018 Sep Integrative medicine research Integr Med Res Yoga for palliative care. 211-213 10.1016/j.imr.2018.04.001 Deshpande Anjali A Padma Yog Sadhana, A Unit of Terna Public Charitable Trust, Navi Mumbai, India. eng Journal Article 2018 04 30 Netherlands Integr Med Res 101612707 2213-4220 2017 12 05 2018 04 23 2018 04 24 2018 10 2 6 0 2018 10 3 6 0 2018 10 3 6 1 ppublish 30271708 10.1016/j.imr.2018.04.001 S2213-4220(17)30252-4 (...) PMC6160500 Int J Yoga Therap. 2011;(21):23-37 22398342 Int J Palliat Nurs. 2016 Mar;22(3):111-7 27018737 Perspect Psychiatr Care. 2017 Oct;53(4):329-336 27553981 Indian J Palliat Care. 2017 Jul-Sep;23(3):223-224 28827922 Int J Prev Med. 2012 Jul;3(7):444-58 22891145 J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2011 Mar;23(3):135-42 21355946 Indian J Palliat Care. 2010 Jan;16(1):1-7 20859464 Ann Palliat Med. 2018 Jan;7(1):41-62 29156893

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2018 Integrative medicine research

15. Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India (PubMed)

Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India ');//--> ');//--> Search in: Menu Captcha ASCO Family of Sites Journals Publications Education Other Sites 2318 Mill Road, Suite 800, Alexandria, VA 22314 © 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology |

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2018 Journal of global oncology

16. Palliative Care. (PubMed)

Palliative Care. Palliative care prioritizes symptom management and quality of life throughout the course of serious illness. Regardless of whether care is inpatient or outpatient, primary or subspecialty, a solid understanding of the basics of effective communication, symptom management, and end-of-life care is crucial. This article reviews these essentials and provides an overview of current evidence to support patient-centered palliative care.

2018 Annals of Internal Medicine

17. Integrated respiratory and palliative care may improve outcomes in advanced lung disease (PubMed)

Integrated respiratory and palliative care may improve outcomes in advanced lung disease Integrated respiratory and palliative care may improve outcomes in advanced lung disease Natasha Smallwood 1,2 , Michelle Thompson 1 , Matthew Warrender-Sparkes 1 , Peter Eastman 3 , Brian Le 3 , Louis Irving 1 and Jennifer Philip 2,4 Affiliations: 1 Dept of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia. 2 Dept of Medicine, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia (...) . 3 Dept of Palliative Care, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville, Australia. 4 Centre for Palliative Care, St Vincent’s Hospital, Fitzroy, Australia. Correspondence: Natasha Smallwood, Dept of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, 300 Grattan Street, Parkville, Victoria 3050, Australia. E-mail: Natasha.smallwood@mh.org.au ABSTRACT The unaddressed palliative care needs of patients with advanced, nonmalignant, lung disease highlight the urgent requirement for new models

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2018 ERJ open research

18. Qualitative Analysis of Palliative Care for Pediatric Patients With Cancer at Bugando Medical Center: An Evaluation of Barriers to Providing End-of-Life Care in a Resource-Limited Setting (PubMed)

Qualitative Analysis of Palliative Care for Pediatric Patients With Cancer at Bugando Medical Center: An Evaluation of Barriers to Providing End-of-Life Care in a Resource-Limited Setting ');//--> ');//--> Search in: Menu Captcha ASCO Family of Sites Journals Publications Education Other Sites 2318 Mill Road, Suite 800, Alexandria, VA 22314 © 2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology |

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19. Palliative care

Palliative care Palliative care - Medical information | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Palliative care Last reviewed: August 2018 Last updated: January 2018 Summary Palliative care is specialised medical care for people with serious illness that focuses on the best quality of life for both the patient and his or her family. Center to Advance Palliative Care. Overview for policymakers: palliative care. http://www.capc.org/ (last accessed (...) 24 April 2017). https://www.capc.org/policymakers/overview/ Kelley AS, Morrison RS. Palliative care for the seriously ill. N Engl J Med. 2015;373:747-755. http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1404684 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26287850?tool=bestpractice.com To palliate comes from the Latin word 'palliare', meaning 'to cloak', or to ease symptoms without curing the underlying disease. The primary goal of palliative care is to provide quality of life for the patient and family

2018 BMJ Best Practice

20. Randomised controlled trial: It is unclear whether specialist palliative care teleconsultation leads to an improvement in patient symptom scores

Randomised controlled trial: It is unclear whether specialist palliative care teleconsultation leads to an improvement in patient symptom scores It is unclear whether specialist palliative care teleconsultation leads to an improvement in patient symptom scores | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our (...) . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here It is unclear whether specialist palliative care teleconsultation leads to an improvement in patient symptom scores Article Text

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing