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The involvement of cancer patients in the four stages of decision-making preceding continuous sedation until death: A qualitative study
Background: Involving patients in decision-making is considered to be particularly appropriate towards the end of life. Professional guidelines emphasize that the decision to initiate continuous sedation should be ...
Palliative sedation: Improvement of guidelines necessary, but not sufficient: A reply
Reply to article: Schildmann, E., Bausewein, C. and Schildmann, J. (2015). Palliative sedation: Improvement of guidelines necessary, but not sufficient. Palliative Medicine, 29(5), pp.479-480. https://doi.org/10.11 ...
Using continuous sedation until death for cancer patients: A qualitative interview study of physicians’ and nurses’ practice in three European countries
BACKGROUND: Extensive debate surrounds the practice of continuous sedation until death to control refractory symptoms in terminal cancer care. We examined reported practice of United Kingdom, Belgian and Dutch physicians ...