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May 17 2018

Palliative chemotherapy – a term that should be laid to rest, GeriPal – Geriatrics and

palliative chemotherapy ” Palliative chemotherapy is defined as treatment in circumstances where the impact of intervention is insufficient to result in major survival advantage, but does affect improvement in terms of tumor-related symptoms, and where the palliation/toxicity trade-off from treatment clearly favors symptom relief.” 14 comments: I agree that Palliative chemo is term that should not be used. The question is how. No one owns the word. It is already in fairly wide use. It s going to be a long, uphill struggle to remove the phrase for oncology conversations. I defy you to name one treatment intervention that is …

May 15 2018

Hospice and Palliative Care, CarePartners – Asheville NC, palliative hospice.#Palliative #hospice

palliative hospice Rehabilitation Pay Bill Online Make a Referral History CarePartners Hospice Palliative Care | No one should have to face end-of-life decisions or a chronic illness alone. CarePartners Hospice Palliative Care offers physical, emotional and spiritual support to patients with life-limiting or terminal illnesses. We’re dedicated to treating our patients and their loved ones with respect and compassion, and to providing the highest quality of life and comfort possible. You can learn more about our services by visiting the links below. Compassionate end-of-life care for patients of all ages provided in the comfort of the home, nursing home or …

May 14 2018

What are palliative care and end of life care, end of life palliative care.#End #of

What are palliative care and end of life care? You may come across the terms palliative care or end of life care and feel you don’t know much about them. People often find these terms confusing. This page provides a definition of these terms and how this type of treatment can help. If you’re a healthcare professional or commissioner looking for more information, visit the Commissioning our services page. What is palliative care? If you’ve been told you may not get better, you might also have heard about palliative care. Palliative care is for people living with a terminal illness …

May 5 2018

Palliative – definition of palliative by The Free Dictionary, palliative treatment.#Palliative #treatment

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Apr 7 2018

Cancer and Radiation Therapy: Current Advances and Future Directions, palliative radiation therapy.#Palliative #radiation #therapy

Cancer and Radiation Therapy: Current Advances and Future Directions Rajamanickam Baskar 1,2, , Kuo Ann Lee 1 , Richard Yeo 1 , Kheng-Wei Yeoh 1, 1. Department of Radiation Oncology, National Cancer Centre, 11- Hospital Drive, Singapore-169610, Singapore; 2. Division of Cellular and Molecular Research, National Cancer Centre, 11- Hospital Drive, Singapore-169610, Singapore. Baskar R, Lee KA, Yeo R, Yeoh KW. Cancer and Radiation Therapy: Current Advances and Future Directions. Int J Med Sci 2012; 9(3):193-199. doi:10.7150/ijms.3635. Available from http://www.medsci.org/v09p0193.htm Abstract In recent years remarkable progress has been made towards the understanding of proposed hallmarks of cancer development and treatment. …

Mar 18 2018

Hospice • Palliative Care • Home Health • Private Duty Care, palliative care jobs.#Palliative #care

VNA Hospice Palliative Care of Southern California Hospice • Palliative Care • Home Health • Private Duty Care Hospice Care Hospice provides expert care and support to patients and families facing serious advanced illnesses. Our care is centered on the patient’s goals and personal choices; they tell us what’s important to them and we provide care tailored to their wishes. Hospice care focuses on pain relief and symptom control so people can live more comfortably and enjoy an enhanced quality of life. Home Health Care Home health staff provide care in your own home, or in a temporary care facility. …

Mar 18 2018

WHO, WHO Definition of Palliative Care, definition palliative care.#Definition #palliative #care

WHO Definition of Palliative Care Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problem associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychosocial and spiritual. Palliative care: provides relief from pain and other distressing symptoms; affirms life and regards dying as a normal process; intends neither to hasten or postpone death; integrates the psychological and spiritual aspects of patient care; offers a support system to help patients live as actively as …

Mar 15 2018

Pediatric Palliative Care Training, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, palliative care training.#Palliative #care #training

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization Current Size: 100% Pediatric Palliative Care Training (For New and Developing Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Care Professionals) The provision of pediatric palliative care shares many similarities with the provision of adult care, though there are important and unique differences. NHPCO’s two-day Pediatric Palliative Care Training (PPCT), available as a pre-conference session at NHPCO’s Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive, will begin to prepare you and your organization to provide care to infants and children facing life-threatening conditions and their families. Taught by expert pediatric hospice and palliative care faculty, the seven modules (of a …

Mar 6 2018

Editorials: Palliative Care: Benefits, Barriers, and Best Practices – American Family Physician, palliative care fast

Palliative Care: Benefits, Barriers, and Best Practices REBECCA McATEER, MD, and CAROLINE WELLBERY, MD, PhD, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia Am Fam Physician. 2013 Dec 15;88(12):807-813. This version of the editorial contains supplemental content. Palliative care improves the quality of life for patients with a life-threatening illness and for their families. It aims to relieve suffering by identifying, assessing, and treating pain and other physical, psychosocial, and spiritual problems. Palliative care can be provided whether an illness is potentially curable, chronic, or life-threatening; is appropriate for patients with noncancer diagnoses1; and can be administered in conjunction with …

Mar 4 2018

Southern Grace Hospice – Hospice – Palliative Care, family hospice and palliative care.#Family #hospice #and

family hospice and palliative care Southern Grace Hospice Southern Grace Hospice serves terminally ill adults, children, and families in Metro Atlanta and its surrounding 18 counties. Founded by a group of healthcare professionals with a passion to change and improve end of life care in our community, our guiding principle is to “Bear ye one another’s burdens and so fulfill the law of Christ” (Galatians 6:2) For Patients and Families Refer a Loved One For HealthCare Providers Refer a Patient Our Services Southern Grace provides care for the body, mind and spirit. Routine Home Care Continuous Care Inpatient Care Respite …

Mar 3 2018

Hospice & Palliative Care Federation of Massachusetts, palliative treatment.#Palliative #treatment

palliative treatment Hospice Palliative Care Federation of Massachusetts (HPCFM) Founded in 1980, HPCFM comprises hospice, palliative, associate and individual members. Last year HPCFM member hospices served more than 21,000 patients and their families representing 40% of all those who died in Massachusetts. HPCFM serves not only members, but also those seeking or using end-of-life services and others interested in this area. The new features highlighted here been designed to be helpful for both professional providers and for patients and family members: In addition, the website continues to offer: Website Photos Courtesy of: Susan Dunn, Dawn Newman, Laurinda O’Connor, Edward Oslund, …

Feb 26 2018

Hospice and palliative nurses association, hospice and palliative nurses association.#Hospice #and #palliative #nurses #association

hospice and palliative nurses association Between the network news and many institutional emails on hurricane preparations, we at MD Anderson knew were in for something big. Harvey made landfall on August 25th as a Category 4 hurricane about 190 miles southwest of Houston. The outer bands brought rain without any major disruptions to our practice. As expected, upon landfall, Harvey rapidly weakened but stalled over Texas. The subsequent two days brought a level of rainfall best described as apocalyptic. The institution s leaders activated the ride-out team where the core essential physicians and staff remained in-house for the duration of …

Feb 17 2018

Indian Association of Palliative Care, IAPC, palliative care and hospice.#Palliative #care #and #hospice

palliative care and hospice For members only Election to the Central Council of Indian Association of Palliative Care for the year 2018 will be held Promotion of PALLIATIVE CARE CONSCIOUSNESS in North East India Laugh At Death In a society like ours, where talking about death is a taboo, some people who are terminally ill, not only accept death but also come to terms with it in the most fascinating manner by joking about it. Introducing #LaughAtDeath – A topic that makes you cry your heart out becomes a topic that makes you laugh your guts out. Read our News …

Feb 4 2018

Angel Mint, Palliative Therapy, palliative chemotherapy.#Palliative #chemotherapy

Are you suffering from the side effects of chemotherapy including nauseadry mouth, sore throat and / or the “metallic taste” left behind as a result of the treatments? Is the cramping bloatingassociated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) or Celiac Disease (gluten allergen) problematic?? Do you suffer from acid indigestion, acid reflux, heart burn, or just an upset stomach or digestive issues? If any of the above situations are affecting your life, we would like to introduce you to the soothing benefits of Peppermint Oil kneaded into our pure natural Angel Mints® which many have claimed as a “breath of fresh …

Jan 19 2018

2018 International Congress on Palliative Care, palliative care course.#Palliative #care #course

22 nd International Congress on October 2 – 5, 2018 2,000 palliative caregivers in Montréal to find new and emerging practices, insights and innovations for better and more compassionate care for your patients and families Eureka moments, stimulating exchanges and moving inspiration created by the convergence of passionate leaders in the field of palliative care from over 60 countries Ground-breaking research, recent developments and cutting edge theories in pain and symptom control, psycho-social and cultural issues, education, ethics of end-of-life care and much more. “This conference feeds my soul.” “There is the utmost respect for all disciplines and their contributions.” …

Jan 18 2018

Indian Association of Palliative Care, IAPC, palliative care and hospice.#Palliative #care #and #hospice

palliative care and hospice For members only Election to the Central Council of Indian Association of Palliative Care for the year 2018 will be held Promotion of PALLIATIVE CARE CONSCIOUSNESS in North East India Laugh At Death In a society like ours, where talking about death is a taboo, some people who are terminally ill, not only accept death but also come to terms with it in the most fascinating manner by joking about it. Introducing #LaughAtDeath – A topic that makes you cry your heart out becomes a topic that makes you laugh your guts out. Read our News …

Jan 10 2018

Hospice Palliative Care Associate (HPCA), South Africa, palliative hospice care.#Palliative #hospice #care

palliative hospice care Our Mission Statement To promote quality in life, dignity in death and support in bereavement for all living with a life-threatening illness by supporting member hospices and partner organisations. ‘Golden Oldies’ welcome Stepping Stone Category: News Members of the ‘Golden Oldies’ Seniors Group at the AGS Kerk, Alberton Noord, gathered together on Thursday, 9 November, in the church hall to welcome Sister Margi Bollman from Stepping Stone Hospice. Submission of abstract deadline extended for Durban conference Category: News The deadline for the submission of abstracts for the 3rd ICPCN Conference has been extended by 2 weeks. Final …

Aug 2 2017

HMS Center for Palliative Care #palliative #care #nursing #programs

# Our Mission The Harvard Medical School Center for Palliative Care (HMS CPC) aims to ease suffering and enhance the quality of care for patients and their families dealing with life-threatening and/or serious illness, through fostering leadership and supporting outstanding educational programs in palliative care. By educating future generations of physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals, the Center serves as a national and international resource for the best practices in palliative care education and practice. Palliative Care Education and Practice (PCEP) A Course for Palliative Care Clinical and Education Leaders November 5-10, 2017 and May 7-11, 2018 Palliative care …