Evaluation of a training program to assist care staff to better recognize and manage depression among palliative care patients and their families.

@article{McCabe2012EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a training program to assist care staff to better recognize and manage depression among palliative care patients and their families.},
  author={Marita McCabe and Denisa L. Goldhammer and David Mellor and David John Hallford and Tanya E Davison},
  journal={Journal of palliative care},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 2},
  pages={75-82}
}
This study was designed to evaluate the effectiveness of a training program to improve the knowledge, attitudes, and self-efficacy of palliative care staff and thus enable them to better detect and manage depression among palliative care patients and their families. Participants were 90 professional carers who completed a four-session training program… CONTINUE READING