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When cancer hits the streets
K Stajduhar, A Mollison, D Greave, SW Hwang. Current Oncology. 24(3), June 2017: 149-150. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.3747/co.24.3698.
Person-centred care dialectics—Inquired in the context of palliative care
Failure to engage hospitalized elderly patients and their families in advance care planning
Heyland, Darren; Barwich, Doris; Pichora, Deb; Dodek, Peter; Lamontagne, Francois; You, John; Tayler, Carolyn; Porterfield, Pat; Sinuff, Tasnim; Simon, Jessica. 2013. JAMA Internal Medicine. Volume 173, Issue 9, pages 1-10. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.180
Stories of chronic kidney disease: Listening for the unsayable
Schick Makaroff, Kara; Shields, Laurene; Molzahn, Anita. Journal of Advanced Nursing (JAN). December 2013. Volume 69, Issue 12, pages 2644-2653. doi: 10.1111/jan.12149
‘Close to’ a palliative approach: nurses' and care aides' descriptions of caring for people with advancing chronic life-limiting conditions
Embedding a palliative approach in nursing care delivery: An integrated knowledge synthesis
Sawatzky, R., Porterfield, P., Roberts, D., Lee, J., Liang, L., Reimer-Kirkham, S., Pesut, B., Schalkwyk, T., Stajduhar, K., Tayler, C., Baumbusch, J., & Thorne, S. (2016). Advances in Nursing Science, online first. doi: 10.1097/ANS.0000000000000163
Death is a social justice issue: Perspectives on equity-informed palliative care
Unravelling the tensions between chronic disease management and end-of-life planning
Team-based education in a palliative approach for rural nurses and unlicensed care providers
Potter, G., Pesut, B., Hooper, B. P., & Erbacker, L. (2015). The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. Volume 46 Issue 6, 297-288. doi: 10.3928/00220124-20150518-04
Conceptual foundations of a palliative approach: A knowledge synthesis
Sawatzky, R., Porterfield, P., Lee, J., Dixon, D., Lounsbury, K., Pesut, B., Roberts, D., Tayler, C., Voth, J., & Stajduhar, K. (2016). BMC Palliative Care, Volume 15 Issue 5. doi: 10.1186/s12904-016-0076-9
Translational scholarship and a palliative approach: Enlisting the Knowledge-As-Action framework
Reimer-Kirkham, S., Hartrick-Doane, G., Antifeau, E., Pesut, B., Porterfield, P., Roberts, D., Stajduhar, K., & Wikjord, N. (2015). Advances in Nursing Science. Volume 38 Issue 3, 187-202. doi: 10.1097/ANS.0000000000000077
(Re)theorizing integrated knowledge translation: A heuristic for Knowledge-As-Action
Educating registered nursing and healthcare assistant students in community-based supportive care of older adults: A mixed methods study
Improving Palliative and End-of-Life Care in British Columbia: Cost Effective Strategic Innovations for a Sustainable Health Care System
On April 15, 2015, Kelli Stajduhar, iPANEL academic lead investigator, and Pat Coward, chair of the iPANEL advisory board, presented the Dying to Care report to the Select Standing Committee on Health in the BC legislature. This was an excellent opportunity to communicate with provincial MLAs about a palliative approach to care for people with chronic, advancing, life-limiting illness. Click HERE to download the full iPANEL submission (5MB PDF). The Legislative Assembly of British Columbia website has both TEXT and AUDIO files of the presentation.
Dying to Care: How can we provide sustainable quality care to persons living with advanced life limiting illness in British Columbia?
The iPANEL advisory board has released a report containing key recommendations for action: Dying to care: How can we provide sustainable quality care to persons living with advanced life limiting illness in British Columbia.
These recommendations were presented to the BC Ministry of Health on June 27, 2014. Deepest thanks go out to everyone who dedicated their time to putting this important document together, including researchers, clinicians and advisory board members. Well done, everyone!
Integration of a Palliative Approach in Home, Acute Medical, and Residential Care Settings: Findings from a Province-Wide Survey
iPANEL investigators have conducted a mixed-methods province-wide survey of registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and health care workers in three settings: acute medical units, residential care facilities and home care settings. The results of this survey provides descriptive information relevant to implementing a palliative approach to better serve the needs of people with advancing chronic life-limiting conditions.
Palliative approach education for rural nurses and health-care workers: A mixed-method study
Pesut, B., Potter, G., Stajduhar, K.I., Sawatzky, R., McLeod, B., & Drabot, K. International Journal of Palliative Nursing. Volume 21 Issue 3, 142-151. doi: 10.12968/ijpn.2015.21.3.142
Taking an “upstream” approach in the care of dying cancer patients: The case for a palliative approach
Stajduhar, K.I., & Tayler, C. Canadian Oncology Nursing Journal. 2014, Vol. 24 Issue 3, 144-153. doi: 10.5737/1181912x243149153
Educating Nurses for Palliative Care: A Scoping Review
Applying Research Into Practice: A Guide to Determine the Next Palliative Home Care Nurse Visit
Integrating a palliative approach in a transcatheter heart valve program: Bridging innovations in the management of severe aortic stenosis and best end-of-life practice
Lauck, Sandra; Garland, Ella; Achtem, Leslie; Forman, Jacqueline; Boone, Robert; Cheung, Anson; Ye, Jian; Wood, David A; Webb, John G. European Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 2014; Volume 13, Issue 2. 177-184.
End-of-Life Care and Interprofessional Communication: Not Simply a Matter of "More"
Hartwick-Doane, G., Stajduhar, K., Causton, E., Bidgood, D., Cox, Amy. Health and Interprofessional Practice. 2012, Vol. 1 Issue 3, eP1028.
Report on iPANEL Education Symposium
Pesut, Barbara. iPANEL Report. Published Online April 9, 2013.
Exposing barriers to end-of-life communication in heart failure: An integrative review
Garland, E. L., Bruce, A., & Stajduhar, K. Canadian Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 2013, 23(1), pages 12-18.
A palliative approach to care of residents with Dementia
Roberts, Della; Gaspard, Gina. Nursing Older People. Mar 2013, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p32-36.
Perceptions regarding death and dying of individuals with chronic kidney disease
Molzahn, A., Sheilds, L., Bruce, A., Stajduhar, K.I., Schick Makaroff, K., Beuthin, R., Shermak, S. Nephrology Nursing Journal. 2012. 39(3), pages 197-204.
Rural Nursing and Quality End of Life Care. Palliative Care...Palliative Approach... or Somewhere In-between?
Barbara Pesut, Barbara McLeod, Rachelle Hole, Miranda Dalhuisen. Advances in Nursing Science. 2012 Vol. 35 No. 4, pages 288-304.