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Electronic palliative care coordination systems: Devising and testing a methodology for evaluating documentation

A study aiming to outline and apply an evaluation framework for examining how and when electronic documentation of advance care planning is occurring in end of life care services.

Author: Matthew J Allsop, Suzanne Kite, Sarah McDermott, Naomi Penn, Pablo Millares-Martin, Michael I Bennett
Publication Date: 09 August 2016

What determines duration of palliative care before death for patients with advanced disease? A retrospective cohort study of community and hospital palliative care provision in a large UK city

Objective: For patients with advanced cancer, several randomised controlled trials have shown that access to palliative care at least 6 months before death can improve symptoms, reduce unplanned hospital admissions, minimise ..

Author: Michael I Bennett, Lucy Ziegler, Matthew Allsop, Sunitha Daniel, Adam Hurlow
Publication Date: 09 December 2016

Improving the Management of Pain from Advanced Cancer in the Community (IMPACCT)

Our aim is to improve the management of cancer pain for palliative care patients living at home and their carers.

Author: University of Leeds
Publication Date: 30 December 2016

Electronic Palliative Care Co-ordination System (EPaCCS)

The aims of the research are to evaluate the current use of EPaCCS in Leeds, explore whether there have been any changes in documentation of end of life care preferences ..

Author: University of Leeds
Publication Date: 30 December 2016

Self-Management of Analgesia and Related Treatments at the End of life (SMARTE)

The aim of this study is to understand patients' and carers' experiences of using the Self Management Support Tool (SMST) in partnership with their community palliative care nurse.

Author: University of Leeds
Publication Date: 30 December 2016

Determining timely engagement with palliative care for patients with advanced cancer (TIME4PallCare)

Aim: To establish the relationship between timing and intensity of specialist palliative care (SPC) and a series of quality markers for end of life care.

Author: University of Leeds
Publication Date: 30 December 2016

Drug therapy for symptoms associated with anxiety in adult palliative care patients (Review)

To assess the effectiveness of drug therapy for treating symptoms of anxiety in adults with a progressive life-limiting illness who are thought to be in their last year of life.

Author: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Publication Date: 18 May 2017

Improving the management of pain from advanced cancer in the community: study protocol for a pragmatic multicentre randomised controlled trial

Introduction: For patients with advanced cancer, research shows that pain is frequent, burdensome and undertreated. Evidence-based approaches to support cancer pain management have been developed but have not been implemented ..

Author: Matthew J Allsop et al
Publication Date: 26 March 2018