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Research & Reviews  10,458 results

Development and validation of a grading system for assessing muscle mass phenotype usin...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ncp.10857
Nutrition in Clinical Practice : Official Publication of ... Calixto-Lima L, Souza-Silva R et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - This study aimed to develop and validate a distinct method to evaluate muscle mass phenotype in patients with incurable cancer based on a combination of mid-upper arm muscle area (MUAMA) and handgrip strength (HGS). This prospective cohort study w...

Prognostic Nutritional Index in Patients With End-Stage Oral Cancer.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10499091221102581
The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care; Momokita M, Abe A et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - As the incidence of oral cancers is on the rise, we aimed to evaluate the usefulness of the prognostic nutritional index (PNI) as a predictor of survival in patients with terminal oral cancer. We evaluated the association between laboratory and PN...

Integrative review of the needs and challenges of indigenous palliative care in rural a...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jan.15287
Journal of Advanced Nursing; Racine L, Fowler-Kerry S et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - To appraise and synthesize the empirical literature on the needs and challenges of Indigenous peoples' accessibility to palliative care in rural and remote settings. Whittemore and Knafl's updated approach to integrative reviews, PRISMA guidelines...

Attitudes of Female Health Science Students and Recent Graduates toward the Care of the...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10499091221102546
The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care; Alkhamees N, Zaidi U et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Positive and professional attitude of health professionals toward the palliative care issues of patients is crucial and challenging for fresh graduates. This study aimed to explore the perspectives of health science graduates about providing care ...

Assessing the Effect of a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Curriculum on Emergency Medic...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10499091221102541
The American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Care; Nguyen D, Matese T

May 17th, 2022 - Background: In the average Emergency Medicine (EM) residency program there is little formal Hospice and Palliative Medicine (HPM) training, despite these skills used frequency in the Emergency Department (ED) setting, from symptomatic management t...

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Guidelines  44 results

Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) expert opinion/guidance ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8857106
Supportive Care in Cancer : Official Journal of the Multi... Alderman B, Allan L et. al.

Oct 20th, 2021 - The pro vision of clinically assisted nutrition (CAN) in patients with advanced cancer is controversial, and there is a paucity of specific guidance, and so a diversity in clinical practice. Consequently, the Palliative Care Study Group of the Mul...

Prolonged Weaning: S2k Guideline Published by the German Respiratory Society.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000510085
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schönhofer B, Geiseler J et. al.

Dec 11th, 2020 - Mechanical ventilation (MV) is an essential part of modern intensive care medicine. MV is performed in patients with severe respiratory failure caused by respiratory muscle insufficiency and/or lung parenchymal disease; that is, when other treatme...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Palliative Care Management in Cirrhosis: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.11.027
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Tandon P, Walling A et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Care with palliative care principles (aka Palliative Care, PC) is an approach to care that focuses on improving the quality of life of patients and their caregivers who are facing life-limiting illness. It encompasses the assessment and management...

Models of Palliative Care Delivery for Individuals with Cystic Fibrosis: Cystic Fibrosi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7757696
Journal of Palliative Medicine; Kavalieratos D, Georgiopoulos AM et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Cystic fibrosis (CF) affects more than 70,000 individuals and their families worldwide. Although outcomes for individuals with CF continue to improve, it remains a life-limiting condition with no cure. Individuals with CF manage extensive symptom ...

Integration of a palliative approach into heart failure care: a European Society of Car...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ejhf.1994
European Journal of Heart Failure; Hill L, Prager Geller T et. al.

Sep 7th, 2020 - The Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology has published a previous position paper and various guidelines over the past decade recognizing the value of palliative care for those affected by this burdensome condition. Integ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  251 results

Tool to Assess Psycho-Social-Spiritual Healing: Cognitive Interviewing
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02664402

May 13th, 2022 - Background: We identify healing in the context of chronic or life-threatening illness as a patient-reported outcome consisting of growth or benefit in psychological, social and/or spiritual dimensions representing improvement well above the patien...

Specialty Compared to Oncology Delivered Palliative Care for Patients With Acute Myeloid Leukemia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05237258

May 10th, 2022 - Patients with newly diagnosed AML confront a sudden and life-threatening diagnosis, requiring an immediate disruption of their life and an urgent hospitalization to begin therapy. During their hospitalization for chemotherapy, patients with AML of...

Understanding Patient Goals and Preferences to Facilitate Shared Decision Making for Symptomatic Aortic Stenosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04755426

May 9th, 2022 - The investigators are conducting a 4-phase phase mixed methods study involving nominal group technique (NGT), with patients driving the identification and categorization of preferences regarding treatment options for symptomatic AS. Participants i...

Community Outreach for Palliative Engagement -- Parkinson Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05222386

May 6th, 2022 - Investigators propose to conduct a pragmatic stepped-wedge comparative effectiveness trial comparing a novel model of providing community-based palliative care for persons living with Parkinson's disease (PD), Lewy Body Dementia (LBD) and related ...

A Study to Evaluate Pegsitacianine, an Intraoperative Fluorescence Imaging Agent for the Detection of Peritoneal Metastases in Patients Undergoing Cytoreductive Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04950166

May 4th, 2022 - Peritoneal carcinomatosis (PC) results from the metastasis of a primary cancer of the peritoneum (e.g., appendiceal, ovarian, uterine, colorectal, and gastric cancers) that then disseminates throughout the abdominal cavity. Historically progressio...

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News  1,237 results

Telemedicine Can Make Cancer Care Inequities Worse
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972912

Apr 28th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in ResearchSquare.com as a preprint and has not yet been peer-reviewed. Key Takeaway During the COVID-19 pandemic, financially distressed patients with cancer were frequent users of telemedicine, esp...

ILD Progression, Not Diagnosis, Triggers Palliative Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971542

Apr 4th, 2022 - Most healthcare providers are comfortable recommending palliative care (PC) for their patients with interstitial lung disease (ILD), but most do so at the time of disease progression, rather than diagnosis, as indicated on survey data from 128 cli...

IV gentamicin improves junctional epidermolysis bullosa in children
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/253386/pediatrics/iv-gentamicin-improves-junctional-epidermolysis-bullosa
Christine Kilgore

Apr 1st, 2022 - Intravenous gentamicin therapy was associated with new laminin 332 – a major component of anchoring filaments in the dermal-epidermal junction – in the skin of five pediatric patients with intermediate or severe junctional epidermolysis bullosa (J.

Spiritual Interventions Improve QOL, Outcomes in HF
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971331

Mar 31st, 2022 - A new review suggests that spirituality can have a positive impact on quality of life (QOL) in patients with heart failure (HF), and that it should be considered a potential target for palliative care interventions. In their review, researchers fo...

Being Spiritual is Good for Your Heart
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971304

Mar 30th, 2022 - Heart failure patients’ quality of life improves as they become more spiritual, according to researchers at Duke University Hospital.  What to Know: Patients who have heart failure often face high levels of depression, anxiety and spiritual distre...

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Patient Education  13 results see all →