Relevant publications End-of-Life Care

Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial.
Vanbutsele G, Pardon K, Van Belle S, Surmont V, De Laat M, Colman R, Eecloo K, Cocquyt V, Geboes K, Deliens L. Lancet Oncol. 2018 Mar;19(3):394-404.

 

Changes in medication use in a cohort of patients with advanced cancer: The international multicentre prospective European Palliative Care Cancer Symptom study.
Paque K, Elseviers M, Vander Stichele R, Pardon K, Hjermstad MJ, Kaasa S, Dilles T, De Laat M, Van Belle S, Christiaens T, Deliens L. Palliat Med. 2017 Dec 1:269216317746843.

 

Improving comfort around dying in elderly people: a cluster randomised controlled trial.
Beernaert K, Smets T, Cohen J, Verhofstede R, Costantini M, Eecloo K, Van Den Noortgate N, Deliens L. Lancet. 2017 Jul 8;390(10090):125-134.

 

Developing indicators of appropriate and inappropriate end-of-life care in people with Alzheimer’s disease, cancer or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease for population-level administrative databases: A RAND/UCLA appropriateness study.
De Schreye R, Houttekier D, Deliens L, Cohen J. Palliat Med. 2017 Dec;31(10):932-945.

 

Home care by general practitioners for cancer patients in the last 3 months of life: An epidemiological study of quality and associated factors.
Pivodic L, Harding R, Calanzani N, McCrone P, Hall S, Deliens L, Higginson IJ, Gomes B; EURO IMPACT. Palliat Med. 2016 Jan;30(1):64-74.

 

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