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21. Would You Refer This Patient With Cancer to a Palliative Care Specialist?: Grand Rounds Discussion From Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. (Abstract)

Would You Refer This Patient With Cancer to a Palliative Care Specialist?: Grand Rounds Discussion From Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In 2016, the American Society of Clinical Oncology published a guideline recommending that all patients with advanced cancer be referred to palliative care providers. This recommendation was based on a series of trials showing that palliative care, when added to standard oncology treatment, improves outcomes, including quality of life. Here, 2 oncologists (...) , 1 of whom is also a palliative care specialist, debate the guideline and discuss how best to care for a 71-year-old woman with metastatic neuroendocrine carcinoma who has a short life expectancy but feels well and has no symptoms related to her cancer or chemotherapy.

2019 Annals of Internal Medicine

22. Early specialist palliative care on quality of life for malignant pleural mesothelioma: a randomised controlled trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Early specialist palliative care on quality of life for malignant pleural mesothelioma: a randomised controlled trial Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) has a high symptom burden and poor survival. Evidence from other cancer types suggests some benefit in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) with early specialist palliative care (SPC) integrated with oncological services, but the certainty of evidence is low.We performed a multicentre, randomised, parallel group controlled trial comparing (...) early referral to SPC versus standard care across 19 hospital sites in the UK and one large site in Western Australia. Participants had newly diagnosed MPM; main carers were additionally recruited.review by SPC within 3 weeks of allocation and every 4 weeks throughout the study. HRQoL was assessed at baseline and every 4 weeks with the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) Quality of Life Questionnaire Core 30.change in EORTC C30 Global Health Status 12 weeks after

2019 EvidenceUpdates

23. 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

24. Palliative care

/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 19. A good death at home: home palliative care services keep people where they want to be A good death at home: home palliative care services keep people where they want to be | Evidently (...) Palliative care Top results for palliative care - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature 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

2018 Trip Latest and Greatest

25. Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care Full Text available with Trip Pro

Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care 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, range 0-13) and 9 of the 13 indicators (PCOI-9, range 0-9), with a higher index indicating greater integration.The survey response rate was 152/184 (83%). Among the 13 major indicators

2018 ESMO open

26. A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis Full Text available with Trip Pro

A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 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 a palliative care system by the healthcare provider including multidisciplinary professional teams was identified. The care provided was a "care conference" and integrated palliative care was carried out

2018 Nursing open

27. A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care Full Text available with Trip Pro

A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care 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 incidents were collected through semi-structured face-to-face interviews and analysed by performing a qualitative content analysis.A total of 40 critical incidents from daily work was described (...) by assistant nurses. The results showed that close cooperation between unlicensed and licensed professionals was crucial to provide good care but was sometimes negatively affected by the organizational structure. The availability of professionals was identified as a critical factor in providing good care 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

2018 Nursing open

28. Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team Full Text available with Trip Pro

Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team 30241274 2019 03 04 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 (...) 101674751 2378-9506 2018 9 23 6 0 2018 9 23 6 0 2018 9 23 6 0 ppublish 30241274 10.1200/JGO.18.00076 PMC6223489 Int J Cancer. 2015 Mar 1;136(5):E359-86 25220842 Cancer Med. 2018 Apr;7(4):1511-1518 29479843 J Clin Oncol. 2017 Jan;35(1):96-112 28034065 J Glob Oncol. 2018 Jul;(4):1-24 30085844 Lancet Oncol. 2018 Mar;19(3):394-404 29402701 JAMA. 2008 Oct 8;300(14):1665-73 18840840 J Clin Oncol. 2016 Jul 10;34(20):2398-403 27217454 J Palliat Med. 2010 Oct;13(10):1273-6 20942760

2018 Journal of global oncology

29. Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline Full Text available with Trip Pro

Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline 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 literature review, a modified ADAPTE process, and a formal consensus-based process with the Expert Panel and additional experts (consensus ratings group). Results The systematic review included

2018 Journal of global oncology

30. Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research Full Text available with Trip Pro

Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research 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 (...) in vulnerable social circumstances and/or remote geographical locations). These challenges are particularly pertinent in palliative care and rehabilitation research where people often live with, or care for someone with, advanced illness. In response to this, we aimed to test the functionality, feasibility, and acceptability of an online forum for PPI for palliative care and rehabilitation research (www.csipublicinvolvement.co.uk).We conducted separate focus groups with PPI members and researchers who had

2018 Research involvement and engagement

31. Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial (Abstract)

Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial 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 (...) integration of palliative care into oncological care, or standard oncological care alone in a setting where all patients are offered multidisciplinary oncology care by medical specialists, psychologists, social workers, dieticians, and specialist nurses. The primary endpoint was change in global health status/quality of life scale assessed by the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire Core 30 items (EORTC QLQ C30) at 12 weeks. The McGill Quality of Life

2018 EvidenceUpdates

32. 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.

33. Yoga for palliative care Full Text available with Trip Pro

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

2018 Integrative medicine research

34. Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India Full Text available with Trip Pro

Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India Limited data describe the delivery of palliative care services in low- and middle-income countries. We describe delivery of care by the Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences (TIPS) in Trivandrum, India.Administrative records were used to describe case volumes, setting of care, and organizational expenditures. An estimate of cost per clinical encounter (...) for palliative care services has increased substantially, with an increasing proportion related to cancer. The organization of clinical services by TIPS may serve as a model for the development of other palliative care programs in low- and middle-income countries.

2018 Journal of global oncology

35. Palliative Care. (Abstract)

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

36. Integrated respiratory and palliative care may improve outcomes in advanced lung disease Full Text available with Trip Pro

Integrated respiratory and palliative care may improve outcomes in advanced lung disease The unaddressed palliative care needs of patients with advanced, nonmalignant, lung disease highlight the urgent requirement for new models of care. This study describes a new integrated respiratory and palliative care service and examines outcomes from this service. The Advanced Lung Disease Service (ALDS) is a long-term, multidisciplinary, integrated service. In this single-group cohort study, demographic (...) and palliative care was associated with improved end-of-life care and reduced unscheduled healthcare usage.

2018 ERJ open research

37. 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 Full Text available with Trip Pro

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 Purpose Palliative care remains an urgent, neglected need in the developing world. Global disparities in end-of-life care for children, such as those with advanced cancers, result from barriers that are complex and largely unstudied. This study describes these barriers at Bugando Medical Center, one of three (...) consultant hospitals in Tanzania, to identify areas for palliative care development suitable to this context. Methods In-depth interviews were conducted with 20 caregivers of pediatric patients with cancer and 14 hospital staff involved in pediatric end-of-life care. This was combined with 1 month of participant observation through direct clinical care of terminally ill pediatric patients. Results Data from interviews as well as participant observation revealed several barriers to palliative care

2018 Journal of global oncology

38. General medicine: Barriers and facilitators to knowledge transfer and exchange in palliative care research

General medicine: Barriers and facilitators to knowledge transfer and exchange in palliative care research Barriers and facilitators to knowledge transfer and exchange in palliative care research | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine 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 Barriers and facilitators to knowledge transfer and exchange in palliative care research Article Text Original EBM Research General medicine Barriers and facilitators to knowledge transfer and exchange

2018 Evidence-Based Medicine

39. Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Full Text available with Trip Pro

Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care | 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 Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Professionals need

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

40. The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines Last updated: November 5, 2018 Project Number: RB1276-000 Product Line (...) : Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical evidence supporting the use of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults requiring palliative care in any setting? What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults requiring palliative care in any setting? Key Message No relevant literature regarding the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review