A retrospective pilot study to explore the timing of cessation of laxatives before death in a palliative care unit

Alternate title: 
J2 - Int J Palliat Nurs
Secondary title: 
T2 - International Journal of Palliative Nursing
Short title: 
A retrospective pilot study to explore the timing of cessation of laxatives before death in a palliative care unit
Authors: 
Clark, K.
Hipwell, A.
Byfieldt, N.
Volume: 
18
Start page: 
326-30
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Date: 
Jul
Year: 
2012
Accession number: 
22885964
Database: 
EMBASE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 7
Serial: 
1357-6321
ID: 
12536
Notes: 
N1 - Clark K Hipwell A Byfieldt N
Key words: 
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
*Constipation/dt [Drug Therapy]
Humans
Inpatients
*Laxatives/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Middle Aged
New South Wales
*Palliative Care
Pilot Projects
Retrospective Studies
*Terminal Care
Time Factors
0 (Laxatives)
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do