Discrepant Perceptions About End-of-Life Communication: A Systematic Review
作者: Karen HancockJosephine M. ClaytonSharon M. ParkerSharon WalderPhyllis N. ButowSue CarrickDavid CurrowDavina GhersiPaul GlareRebecca HagertyMartin H.N. Tattersall
作者单位: 1Medical Psychology Research Unit (K.H., J.M.C., P.N.B., R.H., M.H.N.T.), NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre (S.M.P., S.W., S.C., D.G.), School of Psychology (P.N.B., R.H.), and Department of Cancer Medicine (M.H.N.T.), University of Sydney, Camperdown, New South Wales; Department of Palliative Care (J.M.C.), Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonards, New South Wales; Palliative and Supportive Services (D.C.), Flinders University, Bedford Park, South Australia; and Department of Palliative Care (P.G.), Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
刊名: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2006, Vol.34 (2), pp.190-200
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2006.11.009
关键词: Palliative carecommunicationprognosisunderstandingawareness of prognosisend of life
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Little research has compared the perceptions of health professionals (HPs), patients, and caregivers about the communication of prognostic information. The objectives of this literature review were to determine 1) patient and caregiver perceptions of levels of information received about prognosis and end-of-life (EoL) issues regarding a life-limiting illness; 2) patient perceptions of and factors related to their understanding and awareness of prognosis; 3) HPs' perceptions of patients' wishes about disclosure of prognosis and factors related to their decision whether to disclose; and 4) concordance between HPs and patients/caregivers regarding the information given by HPs about prognostic and EoL issues. Relevant studies meeting the inclusion criteria were identified by...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.601 (2012)