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81. Palliative care - oral

Palliative care - oral Palliative care - oral - NICE CKS Share Palliative care - oral: Summary Common oral problems in palliative care include dry mouth, painful mouth, halitosis, alteration of taste, and excessive salivation. They may result from poor oral intake, drug treatments, local irradiation, oral tumours, or chemotherapy. Oral symptoms may significantly affect the person's quality of life, causing eating, drinking, and communication problems, and oral discomfort and pain. When (...) assessing a person with oral symptoms in palliative care: Ask about dry mouth, oral pain, halitosis, alteration in taste, excessive salivation, bad breath, difficulty chewing, difficulty speaking, dysphagia, and bleeding. Examine the oral cavity for signs of dehydration, level of oral hygiene, ulceration and vesicles, erythema or white patches, local tumour, bleeding, and infection. The cause of most oral problems can be diagnosed on the basis of clinical features alone, and investigations are rarely

2018 NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries

82. The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines The Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines Last updated: November 5, 2018 Project Number: RB1276-000 Product Line (...) : Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical evidence supporting the use of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults requiring palliative care in any setting? What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults requiring palliative care in any setting? Key Message No relevant literature regarding the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Model for adults

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

83. The effectiveness of models of palliative care delivered beyond the traditional physician-led, subspecialty consultation service model: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

The effectiveness of models of palliative care delivered beyond the traditional physician-led, subspecialty consultation service model: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2018 PROSPERO

84. Factors of access to specialized palliative cares for patients with cancer: literature review

Factors of access to specialized palliative cares for patients with cancer: literature review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2018 PROSPERO

85. Evidence on the value of end-of-life and palliative care interventions: a review of reviews

Evidence on the value of end-of-life and palliative care interventions: a review of reviews Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address

2018 PROSPERO

86. Integrating palliative care in intensive care burn units: a systematic review

Integrating palliative care in intensive care burn units: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2018 PROSPERO

87. A systematic review of studies that have validated the Prognosis in Palliative care Study (PiPS) predictor models against actual survival of advanced cancer patients

A systematic review of studies that have validated the Prognosis in Palliative care Study (PiPS) predictor models against actual survival of advanced cancer patients Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g

2018 PROSPERO

88. A systematic review exploring nursing competences in palliative care

A systematic review exploring nursing competences in palliative care Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures

2018 PROSPERO

89. Day-to-day ethics in palliative care: a systematic review with narrative synthesis of the ethical challenges reported by specialist palliative care practitioners in their clinical practice

Day-to-day ethics in palliative care: a systematic review with narrative synthesis of the ethical challenges reported by specialist palliative care practitioners in their clinical practice Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2018 PROSPERO

90. Diabetes-related symptoms, acute complications and management of diabetes mellitus in palliative care: a systematic review

Diabetes-related symptoms, acute complications and management of diabetes mellitus in palliative care: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2018 PROSPERO

91. Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence

Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care: Clinical Evidence Last updated: September 5, 2018 Project Number: RB1258-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical evidence regarding (...) the use of the Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care for adult patients in rural, remote or northern settings? What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of the Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care for adult patients in rural, remote or northern settings? Key Message No relevant literature was identified regarding the Australian Model of Rural Palliative Care for adult patients in rural, remote, or northern settings. Files Rapid Response Summary of Abstracts Published

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

92. Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Medical Cannabis Use in Palliative Care: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Last updated: September 10, 2018 Project Number: RB1257-000 Product Line: Research Type: Drug Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type (...) : Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients? What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients? Key Message Two systematic reviews (one with a meta-analysis), one non-randomized study, and two evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding medical cannabis products for symptom control in adult palliative care patients. Files

2018 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

93. Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care

Adult nursing: Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Professionals need to discuss more effectively the holistic needs of their patients regarding palliative care Article Text Commentary Adult nursing Professionals need

2018 Evidence-Based Nursing

94. Palliative care - malignant skin ulcer

Palliative care - malignant skin ulcer Palliative care - malignant skin ulcer - NICE CKS Share Palliative care - malignant skin ulcer: Summary A malignant ulcer is a proliferative or cavitating primary or secondary cancer in the skin. It may appear as a crater-like wound, a nodular 'fungus', or a 'cauliflower' lesion. Most malignant ulcers develop from a breast, head and neck, or skin cancer. Malignant ulcers are most likely to develop in people older than 70 years of age with metastatic cancer (...) . Ensuring a professional with expertise in wound management is involved in the person's care (such as a district nurse, palliative care or tissue viability nurse). This professional can advise on the need for cleansing, debridement, and the correct selection and use of dressings. Referral where appropriate to an oncologist or palliative care specialist for advice if further cancer treatment is possible (such as radiotherapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, or surgical intervention). Principles

2018 NICE Clinical Knowledge Summaries

95. The experience of delirium in palliative care settings: a qualitative synthesis

The experience of delirium in palliative care settings: a qualitative synthesis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing

2018 PROSPERO

96. Systematic review of triggers for palliative care consultations

Systematic review of triggers for palliative care consultations Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect measures

2018 PROSPERO

97. National consensus project clinical practice guidelines for quality palliative care systematic review, fourth edition

National consensus project clinical practice guidelines for quality palliative care systematic review, fourth edition Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence

2018 PROSPERO

98. Realist review of palliative and end of life care programmes in primary care and community settings: underpinning mechanisms, programme theories, and differential outcomes across patients groups, contexts, and stages in the patient journey

Realist review of palliative and end of life care programmes in primary care and community settings: underpinning mechanisms, programme theories, and differential outcomes across patients groups, contexts, and stages in the patient journey Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2018 PROSPERO

99. Factors affecting engagement with palliative care services for homeless people

Factors affecting engagement with palliative care services for homeless people Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2018 PROSPERO

100. Impact of inpatient palliative care consultations on transitions and home care

Impact of inpatient palliative care consultations on transitions and home care Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites. Email salutation (e.g. "Dr Smith" or "Joanne") for correspondence: Organisation web address: Timing and effect

2018 PROSPERO