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Families' perceptions of end-of-life care in Veterans Affairs versus non-Veterans Affairs facilities.



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?
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2 Guiding Question 2: What is the state of current research on the reliability, validity, responsiveness, and usability of these assessment tools?
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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?
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4 Guiding Question 4: What are the key gaps in tool development and evaluation and what are the opportunities for future research?
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Title Families' perceptions of end-of-life care in Veterans Affairs versus non-Veterans Affairs facilities.
Author Lu H., Trancik E., Bailey FA., Ritchie C., Rosenfeld K., Shreve S., Furman C., Smith D., Wolff C., Casarett D.
Country Division of Geriatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Year 2010
Numbers Pubmed ID: 20649437

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