End-of-life care pathways for improving outcomes in caring for the dying (Protocol)
We aim to assess the effects of end-of-life care pathways, compared with usual care or with care guided by another end-of-life care pathway across all healthcare settings (hospitals, residential aged care facilities, community). In particular, we aim to assess the effects on symptom severity and quality of life of people who are dying and/or those related to the care such as families, caregivers and health professionals.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|Keywords:||Palliative Care, End-of-life care, Clinical pathway, Systematic review|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OTHER MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (119900) > Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified (119999)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000) > Nursing not elsewhere classified (111099)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Nursing
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright © 2009 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by JohnWiley & Sons, Ltd.|
|Copyright Statement:||This Protocol is published as a Cochrane Protocol in the Cochrane Database of Systematice Reviews 2009, Issue 4. Cochrane Protocols and Reviews are regularly updated as new evidence emerges and in response to comments and criticisms, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews should be consulted for the most recent version of the Protocol.|
|Deposited On:||17 Nov 2009 04:31|
|Last Modified:||05 Aug 2014 02:20|
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