Review Collection: Patient carer training

22 Reviews

2017

Howell D, Harth T, Brown J, Bennett C, Boyko S. Self-management education interventions for patients with cancer: a systematic review. Support Care Cancer. 2017 Jan 5. [Epub ahead of print]

2016

Bull MJ, Boaz L, Jermé M. Educating Family Caregivers for Older Adults About Delirium: A Systematic Review. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs. 2016 Jun;13(3):232-40. Epub 2016 Mar 10.

Chi NC, Demiris G, Lewis FM, Walker AJ, Langer SL. Behavioral and Educational Interventions to Support Family Caregivers in End-of-Life Care: A Systematic Review. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2016 Nov;33(9):894-908. Epub 2015 Jul 7.

Farquhar M, Penfold C, Walter FM, Kuhn I, Benson J. What Are the Key Elements of Educational Interventions for Lay Carers of Patients With Advanced Disease? A Systematic Literature Search and Narrative Review of Structural Components, Processes and Modes of Delivery. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2016 Jul;52(1):117-130.e27. Epub 2016 Apr 23.

Latter S, Hopkinson JB, Richardson A, Hughes JA, Lowson E, Edwards D. How can we help family carers manage pain medicines for patients with advanced cancer? A systematic review of intervention studies. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2016 Sep;6(3):263-75. Epub 2016 May 5.

2013

Henselmans I, de Haes HC, Smets EM. Enhancing patient participation in oncology consultations: a best evidence synthesis of patient-targeted interventions. Psychooncology. 2013 May;22(5):961-77.

Marie N1, Luckett T, Davidson PM, Lovell M, Lal S. Optimal patient education for cancer pain: a systematic review and theory-based meta-analysis. Support Care Cancer. 2013 Dec;21(12):3529-37. Epub 2013 Oct 2.

2012

Hopkinson JB, Brown JC, Okamoto I, Addington-Hall JM.The effectiveness of patient-family carer (couple) intervention for the management of symptoms and other health-related problems in people affected by cancer: a systematic literature search and narrative review. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2012 Jan;43(1):111-42.

Shields CG, Finley MA, Chawla N, Meadors WP. Couple and family interventions in health problems. J Marital Fam Ther. 2012 Jan;38(1):265-80.

2011

Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. Guidelines for a Palliative Approach for Aged Care in the Community Setting — Best practice guidelines for the Australian context. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing; 2011. (2.06MB pdf)

Meeker MA, Finnell D, Othman AK. Family caregivers and cancer pain management: a review. J Fam Nurs. 2011 Feb;17(1):29-60.

2010

Prouse J. The impact of methods of information on chemotherapy-related side effects. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2010 Apr;14(2):206-11.

2009

Bennett MI, Bagnall AM, José Closs S. How effective are patient-based educational interventions in the management of cancer pain? systematic review and meta-analysis. Pain. 2009 Jun;143(3):192-9. Epub 2009 Mar 12.

Johnston B, McGill M, Milligan S, McElroy D, Foster C, Kearney N. Self care and end of life care in advanced cancer: literature review. Eur J Oncol Nurs. 2009 Dec;13(5):386-98. Epub 2009 Jun 4.

2008

Docherty A, Owens A, Asadi-Lari M, Petchey R, Williams J, Carter YH. Knowledge and information needs of informal caregivers in palliative care: a qualitative systematic review. Palliat Med. 2008 Mar;22(2):153-71.

2007

Gysels M, Higginson IJ. Interactive technologies and videotapes for patient education in cancer care: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised trials. Support Care Cancer. 2007 Jan;15(1):7-20. Epub 2006 Sep 23. 

2004

Martire LM, Lustig AP, Schulz R, Miller GE, Helgeson VS. Is it beneficial to involve a family member? a meta-analysis of psychosocial interventions for chronic illness. Health Psychol. 2004 Nov;23(6):599-611.  

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2001

McPherson CJ, Higginson IJ, Hearn J. Effective methods of giving information in cancer: a systematic literature review of randomized controlled trials. J Public Health Med. 2001 Sep;23(3):227-34.

1995

Devine EC, Westlake SK. The effects of psychoeducational care provided to adults with cancer: meta-analysis of 116 studies. Oncol Nurs Forum. 1995 Oct;22(9):1369-81.
 

Last updated 16 February 2017