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Development and Evaluation of a Community-Based Educational Program on Palliative Care Services
Palliative care can be an important addition to the interprofessional team for patients who need assistance with symptom management and advanced care planning. Research has shown that palliative care referrals increase ...
Implementation of a Risk Stratification Tool for Hospitalized Heart Failure Patients to Improve Utilization of Palliative Care Consultations
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to explore the incidence of palliative care consultations for hospitalized heart failure patients through implementation of a validated risk stratification tool.|Background: Heart ...
Bedside Registered Nurses’ Perceptions of Barriers to Palliative Care Consults
Background: Palliative care services can help manage chronic conditions out of the hospital as well as help make a plan as the course of the disease progresses to the final stages. Registered nurses (RNs) are in a key ...