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  • Media Watch 480

    Media Watch 480

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    Who knew? Inpatient palliative care also saves money MEDSCAPE | Online – 12 September 2016 – Researchers from Johns Hopkins Health System in Baltimore, Maryland, found in addition to improving quality of care and patient...
  • Media Watch 479

    Media Watch 479

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    “Mystery shopper” study finds barriers to palliative care at major cancer centers   MEDICALXPRESS | Online – 7 September 2016 – A team of U.S. researchers, using a novel approach, found that while many cancer...
  • Media Watch 478

    Media Watch 478

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    Clinical checklists, tick boxes, and other aides memoire in end-of-life care in out-of-hours general practice   BRITISH JOURNAL OF GENERAL PRACTICE | Online – 1 September 2016 – Although the 2015 National...
  • Media Watch 477

    Media Watch 477

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    Palliative care in cancer: Managing patients’ expectations JOURNAL OF MEDICAL RADIATION SCIENCES | Online – 9 August 2016 – Advanced cancer patients commonly have misunderstandings about the intentions of treatment and...
  • Media Watch 476

    Media Watch 476

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 3 downloads
    We doctors see death all around us, but we don’t like to think about our own THE WASHINGTON POST | Online – 15 August 2016 – Physicians, like most people, do not want to discuss the implications of their own mortality. We forgo...
  • Media Watch 475

    Media Watch 475

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 4 downloads
    Patients’ perception of types of errors in palliative care: Results from a qualitative interview study BMC PALLIATIVE CARE | Online – 11 August 2016 – In times where more and more studies are conducted to generate “hard...
  • Media Watch 474

    Media Watch 474

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 7 downloads
    Doctors’ reports about palliative systemic treatment: A medical record study PALLIATIVE MEDICINE | Online – 4 August 2016 – Medical records provide insight into the decision-making process about palliative systemic treatment. The...
  • Media Watch 473

    Media Watch 473

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 14 downloads
    Dying well with reduced agency: A scoping review and thematic synthesis of the decision-making process in dementia, traumatic brain injury and frailty BMC MEDICAL ETHICS | Online – 27 July 2016 – Three major themes arose from the...
  • Media Watch 472

    Media Watch 472

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 15 downloads
    Embracing inherent uncertainty in advanced illness THE BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL | Online – 18 July 2016 – Everyone dies, but uncertainty about how and when that will happen is inevitable. Uncertainty can be seen as an...
  • Media Watch 471

    Media Watch 471

    By Media Watch by Barry Ashpole - 12 downloads
    Law, perception, and cultural cognition near the end of life WASHBURN LAW JOURNAL (Washburn University, Kansas), 2016;55(3):597-636. It does indeed happen all the time; facts and opinions are all jumbled together. Facts are portrayed as opinions...