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Botucatu, Brazil: A Regional Community Palliative Care Model
The Pain Management and Palliative Care Service in the Department of Anesthesia at Botucatu Medical School, UNESP is a pioneer in Brazil. Based on an interdisciplinary team that provides specialized inpatient, ambulatory ...
THE KNOWLEDGE ABOUT COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES WHEN TAKING CARE OF THE EMOTIONAL DIMENSION IN PALLIATIVE CARE
(UNIV FEDERAL SANTA CATARINAFLORIANOPOLIS, 2012)
The aim of this qualitative study was to investigate existing knowledge and the use of communication strategies in emotional care for patients receiving palliative care in Brazil. It was performed from August, 2008, to ...
Perception of cancer patients in palliative care about quality of life
(Assoc Brasileira Enfermagem, 2018-07-01)
Objective: To understand the perception of cancer patients in palliative care about quality of life and identify propositions for its improvement. Method: This is a quantitative research carried out with 96 patients in ...
Palliative care for terminally ill patients in the intensive care unit: Systematic review and metaanalysis
(Cambridge Univ Press, 2017-06-01)
Objective: The purpose of our systematic review was to determine whether the introduction of palliative care (PC) teams reduces length of stay and/ or mortality for terminally ill patients (TIPs) in an intensive care unit ...
Comfort of formal and informal caregivers to palliative care patients in primary health care
(Univ Federal Ceara, Dept Enfermagem, 2016-11-01)
Objective: to analyze the comfort of formal and informal caregivers to palliative care patients, identifying the variables associated with the difficulties for home care. Methods: cross-sectional study involving 50 caregivers ...
COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES USED BY HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS IN PROVIDING PALLIATIVE CARE TO PATIENTS
(UNIV SAO PAOLOCERQUERA CESAR, 2012)
The objective of this study is to verify the relevance and utilization of communication strategies in palliative care. This is a multicenter qualitative study using a questionnaire, performed from August of 2008 to July ...
Palliative Care in Primary Care LevelCuidados Paliativos en el Primer Nivel de Atención
(Facultad de Medicina, 2017)
Spiritual needs of patients with cancer in palliative care: An integrative review
Purpose of review The experience of a life crisis, such as the experience of end-of-life terminality whenever facing cancer can make the spiritual needs of patients clear. The goal of this revision was to synthesize the ...