This survey-based study evaluated factors correlated with burnout among palliative care nurses and whether they moderated the impact of demographic characteristics.
Researchers describe the experiences of a telemedicine-based palliative care clinic at a large academic cancer center.
Researchers assess outpatient visits, emergency department visits, and hospitalizations in patients with prostate cancer during the final year of life.
An analysis of data from the SEER-Medicare database demonstrated the benefits of specialty palliative care over time for Medicare beneficiaries with NSCLC.
A literature review highlights the benefits of surgical palliative care for patients undergoing surgery for cancer.
What is palliative care? Palliative care is care given to improve the quality of life of patients who have a serious or life-threatening disease, such as cancer. Palliative care is an approach to care that addresses the person as a whole, not just their disease. The goal is to prevent or treat, as early as…
The effectiveness of using an educational video and booklet to improve patients’ expectations of cure from palliative chemotherapy was investigated in this study.
Several factors were found to affect whether patients with cancer received a palliative care consultation at a tertiary care center.
As part of our 10-year celebration, the editors of ONA look at a subspecialty collaboration that can enhance palliative care and expand the multidisciplinary cancer care team.
Structured palliative care can ensure these patients and their caregivers have an optimal experience that does not hinder trial outcomes.