Study Title and Description
Caregiver unmet needs, burden, and satisfaction in symptomatic advanced cancer patients at a Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center.
Key Questions Addressed
|1||Guiding Question 1: In each of the palliative care domains, what palliative care assessment tools exist and have been evaluated in palliative care populations and/or settings?|
|2||Guiding Question 2: What is the state of current research on the reliability, validity, responsiveness, and usability of these assessment tools?|
|3||Guiding Question 3: What data exist regarding the application of these tools specifically in clinical care, as quality indicators, or for evaluation of interventions?|
|4||Guiding Question 4: What are the key gaps in tool development and evaluation and what are the opportunities for future research?|
Primary Publication Information
|Title||Caregiver unmet needs, burden, and satisfaction in symptomatic advanced cancer patients at a Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center.|
|Author||Hwang SS., Chang VT., Alejandro Y., Osenenko P., Davis C., Cogswell J., Srinivas S., Kasimis B.|
|Country||Section Hematology/Oncology (111), VA New Jersey Health Care System, East Orange 07018, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org|
Pubmed ID: 16594221
Secondary Publication Information
There are currently no secondary publications defined for this study.
Extraction Form: Tools Identified in the Supplemental Searches
|Question... Follow Up||Answer||Follow-up Answer|
Results & Comparisons
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