Study Title and Description
The Edmonton Functional Assessment Tool: preliminary development and evaluation for use in palliative care.
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||The Edmonton Functional Assessment Tool: preliminary development and evaluation for use in palliative care.|
|Author||Kaasa T., Loomis J., Gillis K., Bruera E., Hanson J.|
|Country||Palliative Care Program, Grey Nuns Community Health Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.|
Pubmed ID: 9029857
Secondary Publication Information
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Results & Comparisons
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