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  1. Case Study on Palliative Care: Example Answers

    Case Study on Palliative Care: Example Answers. Info: 2095 words (8 pages) Nursing Essay. Published: 11th Feb 2020. Reference this. Tagged: palliative care. Share this: Facebook Twitter WhatsApp. Carol is a 48 year old woman who lives with her husband Dean and three children. Carols three children, Josephine (15 years), Harry (12 years) and ...

  2. Palliative care in a critical setting: A case study : Nursing2020 ...

    The following is a case study of a patient who resided in the CCU for over 8 months. RT, a 72-year-old male, was admitted to the hospital in July 2006 for a transhiatal esophagectomy to remove a metastatic tumor in the esophagus. Postoperatively, he developed a tracheal-cutaneous fistula secondary to his physical condition and the postsurgical ...

  3. PDF Patient-Centered Care: Case Studies on End of Life

    centered care involves focusing on the needs, values, and wishes of the patient when developing a health care plan. The process of providing patient-centered care can become even more complex when clients are facing the end of their lives. Patient-centered palliative care seeks to relieve suffering and improve the quality of life for ...

  4. Case Study 3

    Click here to review the draft Palliative and End-of-Life Care - Interactive Case Study. The following case vignette provides key concepts that could be considered when developing a plan of care for a patient who may require a controlled substance to manage their health concerns. As with any clinical situation, there are many patient ...

  5. Case Studies in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Case Studies In Palliative and End-of-Life Care is written for clinicians caring for patients and their families across diagnoses, illness trajectories, settings for care, and models of care delivery. All of the contributing authors are advanced practice nurses who bring their hands-on experience and join it with the evidence base for their

  6. PDF Palliative Care Case Study and Discussion

    2. Explain the importance of honoring Advance Directives. 3. Demonstrate influence of multicultural background of health care providers and the care perspective. 4. Explain how an interdisciplinary Palliative Care Team utilizing a transdisciplinary approach impacts patient outcomes.

  7. PDF Hospice Case Studies

    Hospice Case Studies Case 1 . Ms. Wamser is an 87-year-old woman with a hx of hypertension, hypothyroidism and advanced dementia consistent with Alzheimer's type dementia. She experienced a gradual functional decline and lost her ability to ambulate (FAST 7c) over the past 3 months and is non-verbal and dependent for all

  8. PDF A case study: highlighting the importance of multidisciplinary working

    A case study: highlighting the importance of multidisciplinary working in palliative care for a patient with psychological trauma. Hos Pal Med Int Jnl. 2020;4(2):46‒49. DOI: 10.15406/hpmij.2020.04.00185 The value and power of the MDT approach is illustrated in this case report, whereby a lady who has suffered for a large part of her

  9. Lessons learnt: examining the use of case study methodology for nursing

    In the United Kingdom, case study methods have been championed by nurse researchers (Payne et al., 2006), particularly in the context of community nursing and palliative care provision (Kennedy, 2005; Walshe et al., 2004, 2008) and its applicability to palliative and end-of-life care research is established (Goodman et al., 2012).

  10. Palliative Wound Care: Case Studies

    The following 5 case studies demonstrate a palliative approach to wound care in the patient with advanced illness receiving home hospice care. These consults were completed via a combination of in-home CWOC NP visits along with telehealth consults initiated by the nurse, nurse practitioner, or physician visiting the home.

  11. Palliative and Supportive Care Monthly Case Studies

    One of the goals of the UPMC Palliative and Supportive Institute is to advance the practice of our specialty by sharing our knowledge with students and health care professionals around the world. To this end, we share monthly synopses of notable or particularly interesting cases in which palliative care has played a role. If you have any ...

  12. Palliative Wound Care: Case Studies : Journal of Hospice & Palliative

    Palliative Wound Care Case Studies. Walsh, Anne ANP-BC, CWOCN, ACHPN. Author Information . ... Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing: February 2022 - Volume 24 - Issue 1 - p 15-21. doi: 10.1097/NJH.0000000000000821. Buy; CME Test Metrics Abstract. Patients with advanced illness may present to palliative care or hospice with unmanaged symptoms ...

  13. Integrating Palliative Care into Nursing Care

    Provision of holistic, relationship-based, and integrated palliative care for patients and their families is an ethical obligation for all nurses. Keywords: COVID-19, end-of-life care, nursing, nursing education, nursing workforce, palliative care. Lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic can help change nursing care for patients living with serious ...

  14. Case Studies in Palliative and End‐of‐Life Care

    Case Studies in Palliative and End-of-Life Care uses a case-based approach to provide students and practitioners with an important learning tool to improve critical thinking skills and encourage discussion toward improving experiences for patients and their families. The book is organized into three sections covering subjects related to communication, symptom management, and family care.

  15. PDF Case Scenario 1

    Case Scenario 1. Julian Smithers is a 68-year-old man with non-small cell lung cancer diagnosed 9 months ago. He had radiotherapy to a large hilar mass at the time of diagnosis. He was relatively well for two months when he developed thoracic back pain. This was secondary to bone metastases and spinal cord compression.

  16. Nursing's role in leading palliative care: A call to action

    Palliative care aims to alleviate the suffering of patients with life-limiting illness while promoting their quality of life. In this call to action commentary, we review the ways in which nursing care and palliative care align, describe barriers to nurses engaging in palliative care, and provide specific recommendations for nurses involved in education, training, and administration to assist ...

  17. Palliative Care Cases of the Month Archive

    The UPMC Palliative and Supportive Institute shares monthly cases on areas such as managing pain, dealing with grief, and other palliative care topics. View current cases here. View archived cases below. If you have questions or insights about a case, feel free to contact the institute. Browse the extensive archive of palliative and supportive ...

  18. "They choke to death in front of your very eyes": nurses' lived

    Background The COVID-19 pandemic led to an intensified fear and threat of dying, combined with dying and grieving in isolation, in turn significantly impacting nursing in end-of-life situations. The study aims (1) to understand the lived experiences of nurses who provided care to end-of-life patients during COVID-19; and (2) to explore whether providing care under such circumstances altered ...

  19. Case scenarios

    Developing communication skills in end-of-life and palliative care including in challenging situations with, individuals, children, siblings, families and/or carers and colleagues and developmental and age-specific communication; Impeccable assessment: 2.1.1. Holistic palliative care assessment of the person including developmental assessment ...

  20. 5 case studies: When is it time for palliative care versus hospice?

    A full team of doctors, nurses, social workers, spiritual chaplains, hospice aides, grief support professionals and volunteers offer comfort and support to the patient and family. To learn more about these differences, read The ABC's of curative, palliative and hospice care. 5 case studies: Is palliative care or hospice care more appropriate?

  21. PDF Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care

    Palliative care focuses on expert assessment and management of pain and other symptoms, assessment and support of caregiver needs, and coordination of care . Palliative care attends to the physical, functional, psychological, practical, and spiritual consequences of a serious illness . It is a person- and family-centered

  22. Improving Palliative Care: The Conversation Project

    This unwarranted variation led to the Palliative Clinical Nurse Specialists initiating a response with 'The Conversation Project'. This project aims to support the education, development and support for staff to increase the quality of end of life care for patients, families and staff across the Trust.

  23. Integration of primary care and palliative care services to improve

    Integration between palliative care specialists, primary care and community nursing teams provides valuable continuity and a means of managing or escalating difficult symptoms. 14 In a previous study (led by a member of this team), a short-term integrated model of palliative care for older adults with noncancer conditions was effective and cost ...

  24. What is case management in palliative care? An expert panel study

    Conclusions. Although aims are agreed upon, case management in palliative care shows a high level of variability in implementation choices. Case management should aim at maintaining continuity of care to ensure that patients and those close to them experience care as personalised, coherent and consistent.

  25. Patients Fare Better When They Get Palliative Care Sooner, Not Later

    Half these people participated in palliative care via telehealth visits with a nurse to handle symptom management and a social worker to address psychosocial needs; the other people in the study ...