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Study supports universal screening for early palliative care

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

A single-center study found the palliative consultation rate increased from 49% to 68% with implementation of universal screening of women with gynecologic cancers for early palliative care, researchers told the Society of Gynecologic Oncology's annual meeting. Women who did not receive early palliative care had more aggressive measures at the end of life, researchers said. Oncology Nurse Advisor online (03/16)


Researchers: Patient videos can help clarify EOL wishes

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2017

Report: Hospice use by Medicare patients drops in 2015

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2017

Palliative care makes gains in cardiology

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 24, 2017

Veterans, surrogates not in sync on end-of-life care, survey shows

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

Registration for Virtual Conference now open!

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

Pew, Moore Foundation ask administration to prioritize quality end-of-life care

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

Interventions may reduce nursing home hospitalizations

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

Exhibit to showcase artists with dementia

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017

Palliative certification helps RN guide patients, families

Hospice and Palliative Medicine SmartBrief | Mar 22, 2017


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