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Early and Later Referral to Palliative Care: A Randomised Controlled Trial of Patients with Metstatic Cancer
Early care limitations independently predict mortality after intracerebral hemorrhage
Early identification of and proactive palliative care for patients in general practice, incentive and methods of a randomized controlled trial
Early identification of palliative care patients in general practice: Development of RADboud indicators for PAlliative Care Needs (RADPAC)
Early implementation of palliative care can improve patient outcomes
Early palliative care for patients with metastatic cancer
Early social service involvement may decrease inpatient hospice stays
Edmonton symptom assessment scale as a prognosticative indicator in patients with advanced cancer
Effect of a palliative home care team on hospital admissions among patients with advanced cancer
Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: a randomized trial
Effect of complementary and alternative medicine on the survival and health-related quality of life among terminally ill cancer patients: a prospective cohort study
Effect of dignity therapy on distress and end-of-life experience in terminally ill patients: a randomised controlled trial
Effect of do-not-resuscitate orders on hospitalization of nursing home residents evaluated for lower respiratory infections
Effect of early palliative care on chemotherapy use and end-of-life care in patients with metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer
Effect of hydromorphone on ventilation in palliative care patients with dyspnea
Effect of integrated palliative care on the quality of end-of-life care: retrospective analysis of 521 cancer patients
Effect of intraoral and subcutaneous morphine on dyspnea at rest in terminal patients with primary lung cancer or lung metastases
Effect of palliative oxygen versus room air in relief of breathlessness in patients with refractory dyspnoea: a double-blind, randomised controlled trial
Effect of therapeutic touch on the well-being of persons with terminal cancer
Effective palliation and quality of life outcomes in studies of surgery for advanced, non-curative gastric cancer: A systematic review
Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of home palliative care services for adults with advanced illness and their caregivers
Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of home palliative care services for adults with advanced illness and their caregivers
Effectiveness of "Primary Bereavement Care" (PBC) in widows: A cluster randomized controlled trial
Effectiveness of "primary bereavement care" for widows: a cluster randomized controlled trial involving family physicians
Effectiveness of a clinical intervention to eliminate barriers to pain and fatigue management in oncology
Effectiveness of a specialized outpatient palliative care service as experienced by patients and caregivers
Effectiveness of a three-day communication skills course in changing nurses' communication skills with cancer/palliative care patients: a randomised controlled trial
Effectiveness of acupuncture for palliative care in cancer patients: a systematic review
Effectiveness of aromatherapy massage in the management of anxiety and depression in patients with cancer: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
Effectiveness of brief training in cognitive behaviour therapy techniques for palliative care practitioners
Effectiveness of home care programmes for patients with incurable cancer on their quality of life and time spent in hospital: Systematic review
Effectiveness of megestrol acetate in patients with advanced cancer: a randomized, double-blind, crossover study
Effectiveness of palliative care services in symptom control of patients with advanced terminal cancer: a spanish, multicenter, prospective, quasi-experimental, pre-post study
Effectiveness of specialized palliative care: a systematic review
Effectiveness of topical administration of opioids in palliative care: a systematic review
Effects of a palliative care intervention on clinical outcomes in patients with advanced cancer: the Project ENABLE II randomized controlled trial
Effects of a support group programme for patients with life-threatening illness during ongoing palliative care
Effects of directed written disclosure on grief and distress symptoms among bereaved individuals
Effects of end-of-life discussions on patients' affective outcomes
Effects of exercise intervention on persons with metastatic cancer: a systematic review
Effects of initiating palliative care consultation in the emergency department on inpatient length of stay
Effects of online palliative care training on knowledge, attitude and satisfaction of primary care physicians
Effects of opioids and sedatives on survival in an Australian inpatient palliative care population
Effects of parenteral hydration in terminally ill cancer patients: a preliminary study
Effects of spiritual care training for palliative care professionals
Efficacy and safety of immediate-release hydromorphone for the management of breakthrough pain in palliative care patients with cancer pain
Efficacy of a scheduled IV cocktail of antiemetics for the palliation of nausea and vomiting in a hospice population
Efficacy of a training intervention on the quality of practitioners' decision support for patients deciding about place of care at the end of life: A randomized control trial: Study protocol
Efficacy of clinical hypnosis in the enhancement of quality of life of terminally ill cancer patients
Efficacy of communication skills training for giving bad news and discussing transitions to palliative care
Efficacy of haloperidol in the treatment of nausea and vomiting in the palliative patient: A systematic review [3]
Efficacy of hand massage for enhancing the comfort of hospice patients
Efficacy of palliative care and palliative care-related interventions in the adult intensive care unit-A systematic review
Efficacy of short-term life-review interviews on the spiritual well-being of terminally ill cancer patients
Electronic patient records must talk to an electronic palliative care coordination system (epaccs) for effective advance care planning (acp)
Emergency calls and need for emergency care in patients looked after by a palliative care team: Retrospective interview study with bereaved relatives
Emergency-department-initiated palliative care consults: a descriptive analysis
Emotional experts: parents' views on end-of-life decisions for preterm infants in Iceland
Emotional numbness modifies the effect of end-of-life discussions on end-of-life care
Empowering care home staff to deliver quality end of life care: the impact of the six steps to success programme on end of life care in care homes in north west England
Encouraging patients and families to influence change on a palliative care unit: value of patient satisfaction surveys
End of life care for women with gynecologic cancers
End of life care in adolescents and young adults with cancer: experience of the adolescent unit of the Institut Gustave Roussy
End of life care in sub-Saharan Africa: A systematic review of the qualitative literature
End of life in nursing homes: connections between structure, process, and outcomes
End of life issues action: impact of education
End-of-life care among head and neck cancer patients
End-of-life care conversations with heart failure patients: A systematic literature review and narrative synthesis
End-of-life care decisions in the PICU: roles professionals play
End-of-life care discussions among patients with advanced cancer: a cohort study
End-of-life care discussions with nonmalignant respiratory disease patients: a systematic review
End-of-life care for hospitalized patients with lung cancer: utilization of a palliative care service
End-of-life care for people with dementia from ethnic minority groups: a systematic review
End-of-life care for persons with advanced Alzheimer disease: design and baseline data from the ALFINE study
End-of-life care for terminal head and neck cancer patients
End-of-life care for terminally ill participants in clinical research
End-of-life care in a population-based cohort of cancer patients: clinical trial participation versus standard of care
End-of-life care in hospital: current practice and potentials for improvement
End-of-life care in the oldest old
End-of-life care pathways for improving outcomes in caring for the dying
End-of-life care pathways for improving outcomes in caring for the dying
End-of-life care pathways in acute and hospice care: an integrative review
End-of-life care volunteers: a systematic review of the literature
End-of-life care: findings from a national survey of informal caregivers
End-of-life care: Issues relevant to the geriatric psychiatrist
End-of-life communication interventions: Where are we and where do we need to go?
End-of-life content in comprehensive cancer control plans: A systematic review
End-of-life content in treatment guidelines for life-limiting diseases
End-of-life conversations: evolving practice and theory
End-of-life decision-making and quality of ICU performance: an observational study in 84 Italian units
End-of-life decision-making, decisional conflict, and enhanced information: race effects
End-of-life decisions and palliative care in a children's hospital
End-of-life decisions in ICD patients with malignant tumors
End-of-life decisions: a cross-national study of treatment preference discussions and surrogate decision-maker appointments
End-of-life decisions: an important theme in the care for people with intellectual disabilities
End-of-life decisions: family views on advance directives
End-of-life decisions: influence of advance directives on patient care
End-of-life discussions and advance care planning for children on long-term assisted ventilation with life-limiting conditions
End-of-life experiences and the dying process in a Gloucestershire nursing home as reported by nurses and care assistants
End-of-life opioid administration on neonatal and pediatric intensive care units: nurses' attitudes and practice
End-of-life research: do we need to build proxy consent into all clinical trial protocols studying the terminal phase?
End-stage renal disease: a new trajectory of functional decline in the last year of life
Endoscopic magnetic gastroenteric anastomosis for palliation of malignant gastric outlet obstruction: a prospective multicenter study
Endoscopic palliation of cholangiocarcinoma
Enhanced end-of-life care associated with deploying a rapid response team: a pilot study
Enhancing cultural competence among hospice staff
Enhancing end-of-life care in nursing homes: Palliative Care Educational Resource Team (PERT) program
Enhancing meaning in palliative care practice: a meaning-centered intervention to promote job satisfaction
Enhancing patient-professional communication about end-of-life issues in life-limiting conditions: a critical review of the literature (Provisional abstract)
Epidemiology and pattern of care of breakthrough cancer pain in a longitudinal sample of cancer patients: results from the Cancer Pain Outcome Research Study Group
Episodic breathlessness in patients with advanced disease: a systematic review
Errors in symptom intensity self-assessment by patients receiving outpatient palliative care
Established and potential therapeutic applications of octreotide in palliative care
Establishing the safety and efficacy of an opioid titration protocol
Ethical analysis of withdrawing ventricular assist device support
Ethical aspects of early phase clinical trials in children
Ethical aspects of palliative care in lung cancer and end stage lung disease
Ethical issues in palliative care
Ethical issues in research to improve the management of malignant bowel obstruction: challenges and recommendations
Ethical wills and suffering in patients with cancer: a pilot study
Ethics for end-of-life treatments: Metastatic colorectal cancer is one example
European Palliative Care Research collaborative pain guidelines. Central side-effects management: what is the evidence to support best practice in the management of sedation, cognitive impairment and myoclonus?
European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Program for the integration of oncology and Palliative Care: a 5-year review of the Designated Centers' incentive program
Euthanasia and depression: a prospective cohort study among terminally ill cancer patients
Evaluating a palliative care case management program for cancer patients: the Omega Life Program
Evaluating a palliative care education project in nursing homes
Evaluating an education programme in general palliative care for community nurses
Evaluating an organized palliative care approach in patients with severe stroke
Evaluating CAM treatment at the end of life: a review of clinical trials for massage and meditation
Evaluating complex interventions in end of life care: the MORECare statement on good practice generated by a synthesis of transparent expert consultations and systematic reviews
Evaluating home-based pediatric palliative care globally: A systematic review
Evaluating psycho-educational interventions for informal carers of patients receiving cancer care or palliative care: strengths and limitations of different study designs
Evaluation of a hospice rapid response community service: A controlled evaluation
Evaluation of a new model of short-term palliative care for people severely affected with multiple sclerosis: a randomised fast-track trial to test timing of referral and how long the effect is maintained
Evaluation of a pharmacist pain management education program and associated medication use in a palliative care population
Evaluation of a pilot study day for healthcare assistants and social care officers
Evaluation of a short-term group intervention for informal carers of patients attending a home palliative care service
Evaluation of a training programme to teach a guided self-help psychological intervention to hospice staff
Evaluation of atropine 1% ophthalmic solution administered sublingually for the management of terminal respiratory secretions
Evaluation of end-of-life nursing education for continuing education and clinical staff development educators
Evaluation of frequency of clinical symptoms and signs within six months prior to death in patients with advanced solid cancers
Evaluation of inpatient multidisciplinary palliative care unit on terminally ill cancer patients from providers' perspectives: a propensity score analysis
Evaluation of quality-of-life measures for use in palliative care: a systematic review
Evaluation of the end-of-life nursing education consortium project in the USA
Evaluation of the introduction of an advanced care plan into multiple palliative care settings
Evaluation of the Palliative Prognostic Score (PaP) and routinely collected clinical data in prognostication of survival for patients referred to a palliative care consultation service in an acute care hospital
Evaluative research on palliative support teams: a literature review (Structured abstract)
Evidence for improving palliative care at the end of life: a systematic review
Evidence for the use of Levomepromazine for symptom control in the palliative care setting: a systematic review
Evidence on the cost and cost-effectiveness of palliative care: A literature review
Evidence-based approaches to pain in advanced cancer
Evidence-based complementary medicine for palliative cancer care: does it make sense?
Evidence-based medicine works best when there is evidence: challenges in palliative medicine when randomized controlled trials are not possible
Evidence-based palliative care
Evidence-based review of interventions to improve palliation of pain, dyspnea, depression
Evolution and effectiveness of palliative care
Existential loneliness and end-of-life care: a systematic review
Existential suffering in the palliative care setting: An integrated literature review
Expectations to and evaluation of a palliative home-care team as seen by patients and carers
Experiences and attitudes of patients with terminal cancer and their family caregivers toward the disclosure of terminal illness
Experiences and characteristics of episodic breathlessness (EB) in patients with advanced disease-a systematic review
Experiences of living and dying with COPD: A systematic review and synthesis of the qualitative empirical literature
Exploration of concerns of relatives during continuous palliative sedation of their family members with cancer
Exploring communication difficulties in pediatric hematology: oncology nurses
Exploring the collective hospice caregiving experience
Exploring the perceived changes and the reasons why expected outcomes were not obtained in individual levels in a successful regional palliative care intervention trial: an analysis for interpretations
Exploring the relationship between the frequency of documented bowel movements and prescribed laxatives in hospitalized palliative care patients
Exploring the spiritual needs of people dying of lung cancer or heart failure: a prospective qualitative interview study of patients and their carers
Expressive writing in patients receiving palliative care: a feasibility study
Extensions to regret-based decision curve analysis: an application to hospice referral for terminal patients
External validation of a web-based prognostic tool for predicting survival for patients in hospice care
Facial affect processing in patients receiving opioid treatment in palliative care: preferential processing of threat in pain catastrophizers
Facilitating early integration of palliative care into breast cancer therapy. Promoting disease-specific guidelines
Factors affecting recruitment and participation of bereaved parents and siblings in grief research
Factors affecting the attitudes of nurses towards palliative care in the acute and long term care setting: A systematic review
Factors affecting the improvement of quality of dying of terminally ill patients with cancer through palliative care: a ten-year experience
Factors Associated with Congruence Between Preferred and Actual Place of Death
Factors associated with end-of-life health service use in patients dying of cancer
Factors associated with location of death (home or hospital) of patients referred to a palliative care team
Factors associated with opioid dispensation for patients with COPD and lung cancer in the last year of life: A retrospective analysis
Factors associated with the severity and improvement of fatigue in patients with advanced cancer presenting to an outpatient palliative care clinic
Factors favouring palliative treatment multidisciplinary decisions for newly diagnosed visceral and soft tissue sarcomas
Factors important to patients' quality of life at the end of life
Factors influencing death at home in terminally ill patients with cancer: systematic review
Factors predicting home death for terminally ill cancer patients receiving hospital-based home care: the Lyon comprehensive cancer center experience
Factors predicting requirement of high-dose transdermal fentanyl in opioid switching from oral morphine or oxycodone in patients with cancer pain
Factors related to the involvement of nurses in medical end-of-life decisions in Belgium: a death certificate study
Factors related to the quality of the dying process in cancer patients
Factors supporting good partnership working between generalist and specialist palliative care services: a systematic review
Factors that affect quality of dying and death in terminal cancer patients on inpatient palliative care units: perspectives of bereaved family caregivers
Failure to engage hospitalized elderly patients and their families in advance care planning
Falls: Is this geriatric giant an even bigger issue in palliative oncology?
Family caregiver burden, skills preparedness, and quality of life in non-small cell lung cancer
Family caregiver participation in hospice interdisciplinary team meetings: how does it affect the nature and content of communication?
Family caregiver perspectives on caring for ventilator-assisted individuals at home
Family caregiver satisfaction with home-based nursing and physician care over the palliative care trajectory: results from a longitudinal survey questionnaire
Family caregivers and palliative care: current status and agenda for the future
Family caregivers' experiences and involvement with cancer pain management
Family caregiving in advanced chronic organ failure
Family decision making at end of life
Family factors affect clinician attitudes in pediatric end-of-life decision making: a randomized vignette study
Family members' perceptions of end-of-life care across diverse locations of care
Family oversight and the quality of nursing home care for residents with advanced dementia
Family reports of cancer pain, pain relief, and prescription access
Family satisfaction with end-of-life care for cancer patients in a cluster randomized trial
Family satisfaction with end-of-life care in seriously ill hospitalized adults
Fast-track trials in palliative care: an alternative randomized controlled trial design
Fatigue in advanced cancer patients attending an outpatient palliative radiotherapy clinic as screened by the Edmonton Symptom Assessment System
Feasibility and acceptability of a decision aid designed for people facing advanced or terminal illness: a pilot randomized trial
Feasibility and economic impact of dedicated hospice inpatient units for terminally ill ICU patients
Feasibility, acceptability and potential effectiveness of Dignity Therapy for older people in care homes: a phase II randomized controlled trial of a brief palliative care psychotherapy
Features and outcomes of patients who underwent cardiac device deactivation
Feeling like a burden to others: a systematic review focusing on the end of life
Final conversations: survivors' memorable messages concerning religious faith and spirituality
Fluctuating awareness of treatment goals among patients and their caregivers: a longitudinal study of a dynamic process
Follow-up evaluation of a course to develop effective communication and relationship skills for palliative care
Follow-up study of survival of patients with advanced cancer in a hospice setting
Food and fluid intake and palliative sedation in palliative care units: A longitudinal prospective study
Forgoing treatment at the end of life in 6 European countries
Formal feasibility studies in palliative care: why they are important and how to conduct them
Fractionated radiosurgery for painful spinal metastases: DOSIS - a phase II trial
Frequency and perceived competence in providing palliative care to terminally ill patients: a survey of primary care physicians
Frequency of symptoms in patients with advanced cancer
Frequency, indications, outcomes, and predictive factors of opioid switching in an acute palliative care unit
From caregiving to bereavement: trajectories of depressive symptoms among wife and daughter caregivers
From personal challenge to technical fix: the risks of depersonalised care
Futile medication use in terminally ill cancer patients
Future care planning for patients approaching end-of-life with advanced heart disease: An interview study with patients, carers and healthcare professionals exploring the content, rationale and design of a randomised clinical trial
Gabapentin in the treatment of hiccups in patients with advanced cancer: a 5-year experience
Gastrojejunostomy for gastric outlet obstruction in patients with gastric carcinoma
Gender imbalance in pediatric palliative care research samples
General nurses' experiences of end-of-life care in the acute hospital setting: a literature review (Provisional abstract)
Generating high-quality clinical evidence in palliative care using n-of-1 trials
Global map of pediatric palliative care in low-and middle-income countries: Systematic review of availability of core elements and reporting of programmatic outcomes
Goals-of-care Discussions for Seriously Ill Hospitalized Patients
GPs' recognition of death in the foreseeable future and diagnosis of a fatal condition: a national survey
Grief among family members of nursing home residents with advanced dementia
Grief reactions in dementia carers: a systematic review
Group supervision to support competency development in palliative care in Norway
Guidelines for a palliative approach for aged care in the community setting: A suite of resources
Guidelines for end of life care (ACP)
Guidelines for end-of-life and palliative care in Indian intensive care units' ISCCM consensus Ethical Position Statement
Haematological malignancy: are patients appropriately referred for specialist palliative and hospice care? A systematic review and meta-analysis of published data
Haloperidol for the treatment of nausea and vomiting in palliative care patients
Handgrip strength predicts survival and is associated with markers of clinical and functional outcomes in advanced cancer patients
Has CONSORT improved the reporting of randomized controlled trials in the palliative care literature? A systematic review
Having a difficult time leaving: experiences and attitudes of nurses with palliative sedation
Health care needs in end-stage COPD: A structured literature review
Health care personnel's experiences of a bereavement follow-up intervention for grieving parents
Health problems encountered by dying patients receiving palliative home care until death

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