Palliative care for advanced dementia: a pilot project in 2 nursing homes.

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This article describes a pilot project involving training, case consultations, and administrative coaching over a period of 1 year aimed at introducing palliative care in 2 nursing homes among 31 residents with advanced dementia. Resident outcomes that examined numerous clinical measures were assessed at 3 points in time. Changes in the knowledge and… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1533317511432732

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@article{Kuhn2012PalliativeCF, title={Palliative care for advanced dementia: a pilot project in 2 nursing homes.}, author={Daniel R Kuhn and Jeannine M Forrest}, journal={American journal of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias}, year={2012}, volume={27 1}, pages={33-40} }