Review Collection: Education and training

45 reviews

2017

Brighton LJ, Koffman J, Hawkins A, McDonald C, O'Brien S, Robinson V, Khan SA, George R, Higginson IJ, Selman LE. A systematic review of end of life care communication skills training for generalist palliative care providers: research quality and reporting guidance. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2017 Sep;54(3):417-425. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.04.008. Epub 2017 Aug 4.

Fitzpatrick D, Heah R, Patten S, Ward H. Palliative Care in Undergraduate Medical Education - How Far Have We Come? Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2017 Sep;34(8):762-773. doi: 10.1177/1049909116659737. Epub 2016 Jul 28.

2016

Anstey S, Powell T, Coles B, Hale R, Gould D. Education and training to enhance end-of-life care for nursing home staff: a systematic literature review. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2016 Sep;6(3):353-61. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000956. Epub 2016 Jun 21.

Chung HO, Oczkowski SJ, Hanvey L, Mbuagbaw L, You JJ. Educational interventions to train healthcare professionals in end-of-life communication: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Med Educ. 2016 Apr 29;16:131.

Lord L, Clark-Carter D, Grove A. The effectiveness of communication-skills training interventions in end-of-life noncancer care in acute hospital-based services: A systematic review. Palliat Support Care. 2016 Aug;14(4):433-44.Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Schiessl C. Gottschling S. Gronwald BM. What are Palliative Care Physicians for Adults Taught on Palliative Care for Children? Paediatric Aspects in Palliative Care Curricula for Adults. Klin Padiatr. 2016 Jan;228(1):35-41. doi: 10.1055/s-0035-1569266. Epub 2016 Jan 14.

2015

Adam R, Bond C, Murchie P. Educational interventions for cancer pain. A systematic review of systematic reviews with nested narrative review of randomized controlled trials. Patient Educ Couns.2015 Mar;98(3):269-82 Epub 2014 Nov 18.

Centeno C, Rodríguez-Núñez A. The contribution of undergraduate palliative care education: does it influence the clinical patient's care? Curr Opin Support Palliat Care. 2015 Dec;9(4):375-91.

DeCoste-Lopez J, Madhok J, Harman S. Curricular Innovations for Medical Students in Palliative and End-of-Life Care: A Systematic Review and Assessment of Study Quality. J Palliat Med. 2015 Apr;18(4):338-49. Epub 2014 Dec 30.

Harris DG, Coles B, Willoughby HM. Should we involve terminally ill patients in teaching medical students? A systematic review of patient's views. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2015 Dec;5(5):522-30. doi: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2013-000535. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

Karacsony S, Chang E, Johnson A, Good A, Edenborough M. Measuring nursing assistants' knowledge, skills and attitudes in a palliative approach: A literature review. Nurse Educ Today. 2015 Dec;35(12):1232-9. Epub 2015 May 21.

Lippe Megan Pfitzinger, Carter P. End-of-Life Care Teaching Strategies in Prelicensure Nursing Education. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing, 2015 Feb;17 (1):31-9. [No abstract available]

2014

Bassah N, Seymour J, Cox K. A modified systematic review of research evidence about education for pre-registration nurses in palliative care. BMC Palliat Care. 2014 Dec 10;13:56.

Gillan PC, Jeong S, van der Riet PJ. End of life care simulation: a review of the literature. Nurse Educ Today. 2014 May;34(5):766-74. Epub 2013 Oct 23.

Gillan PC, van der Riet PJ, Jeong S. End of life care education, past and present: a review of the literature. Nurse Educ Today. 2014 Mar;34(3):331-42.Epub 2013 Jul 7.

Kottewar SA, Bearelly D, Bearelly S, Johnson ED, Fleming DA. Residents' end-of-life training experience: a literature review of interventions. J Palliat Med. 2014 Jun;17(6):725-32. Epub 2014 May 14.

Nevis I. Educational Intervention in End-of-Life Care: An Evidence-Based Analysis. Ont Health Technol Assess Ser. 2014 Dec 1;14(17):1-30. eCollection 2014.

Reigada C, Pais-Ribeiro JL, Novellas A.    Educational programs for family caregivers in palliative care: A literature review. J Palliat Care Med. 2014;4:195. [No abstract available]

Sockalingam S, Tan A, Hawa R, Pollex H, Abbey S, Hodges BD. Interprofessional education for delirium care: a systematic review. J Interprof Care. 2014 Jul;28(4):345-51.

2013

Brody AA, Galvin JE. A review of interprofessional dissemination and education interventions for recognizing and managing dementia. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2013;34(3):225-56.

Frey RA, Gott M, Neil H. Instruments used to measure the effectiveness of palliative care education initiatives at the undergraduate level: a critical literature review. BMJ Support Palliat Care. 2013 Mar;3(1):114-9.Epub 2012 Dec 1.

Morris S, Wilmot A, Hill M, Ockenden N, Payne S. A narrative literature review of the contribution of volunteers in end-of-life care services. Palliat Med. 2013 May;27(5):428-36. Epub 2012 Jul 24.

Pulsford D, Jackson G, O'Brien T, Yates S, Duxbury J. Classroom-based and distance learning education and training courses in end-of-life care for health and social care staff: a systematic review. Palliat Med. 2013 Mar;27(3):221-35.

2012

Cavaye, Joyce; Watts, Jacqueline H; End-of-life education in the pre-registration nursing curriculum: Patient, carer, nurse and student perspectives. Journal of Research in Nursing. Vol.17(4), Jul 2012, pp. 317-326.

Ling CC, Lui LY, So WK. Do educational interventions improve cancer patients' quality of life and reduce pain intensity? Quantitative systematic review. J Adv Nurs. 2012 Mar;68(3):511-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05841.x. Epub 2011 Oct 17.

2011

Schildmann EK, Higginson IJ. Evaluating psycho-educational interventions for informal carers of patients receiving cancer care or palliative care: Strengths and limitations of different study designs. Palliat Med. 2011 Jun;25(4):345-56. Epub 2011 Jan 12.

2010

Durbin CR, Fish AF, Bachman JA, Smith KV. Systematic review of educational interventions for improving advance directive completion. J Nurs Scholarsh. 2010 Sep 1;42(3):234-41.

Shaw EA, Marshall D, Howard M, Taniguchi A, Winemaker S, Burns S. A systematic review of postgraduate palliative care curricula. J Palliat Med. 2010 Sep;13(9):1091-108.

Stiles CR, Biondo PD, Cummings G, Hagen NA. Clinical trials focusing on cancer pain educational interventions: core components to include during planning and reporting. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2010 Aug;40(2):301-8. Epub 2010 Jun 11.

Uitterhoeve RJ, Bensing JM, Grol RP, Demulder PH, VAN Achterberg T. The effect of communication skills training on patient outcomes in cancer care: a systematic review of the literature. Eur J Cancer Care (Engl). 2010 Jul;19(4):442-57. Epub 2009 Dec 17.

2009

Bishop K, Mele N, Koppmann MJ, Day S. A review of paediatric palliative care nursing education in Latin America. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2009 Aug;15(8):377-82.

Hermanns M, Mastel-Smith B, Lilly ML, Deardorff K, Price C. Teaching theoretically based interventions: Use of life review. Int J Hum Caring. 2009;13(4):44-9. No abstract Available.

2008

Adriaansen M, van Achterberg T. The content and effects of palliative care courses for nurses: a literature review. Int J Nurs Stud. 2008 Mar;45(3):471-85. Epub 2007 May 16.

2006

Alvarez MP, Agra Y. Systematic review of educational interventions in palliative care for primary care physicians. Palliat Med. 2006 Oct;20(7):673-83.

Bugge E, Higginson IJ. Palliative care and the need for education - do we know what makes a difference? a limited systematic review. Health Educ J. 2006;65(2):101-25.

Gysels M, Richardson A, Higginson IJ. Communication training for health professionals who care for patients with cancer: a systematic review of training methods. Support Care Cancer. 2005 Jun;13(6):356-66. Epub 2004 Dec 7.

Kennedy Sheldon L. Communication in oncology care: the effectiveness of skills training workshops for healthcare providers. Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2005 Jun;9(3):305-12.

2005

Gysels M, Richardson A, Higginson IJ. Communication training for health professionals who care for patients with cancer: a systematic review of training methods. Support Care Cancer. 2005 Jun;13(6):356-66. Epub 2004 Dec 7.

2004

Frank C, Whiting N. Get the code status: teaching housestaff about end-of-life communication with older patients. Geriatr Today. 2004 Feb-Mar;7(1):6-9. No abstract available.

Lloyd-Williams M, MacLeod RD. A systematic review of teaching and learning in palliative care within the medical undergraduate curriculum. Med Teach. 2004 Dec;26(8):683-90.

Moore PM, Wilkinson SSM, Rivera Mercado S. Communication skills training for health care professionals working with cancer patients, their families and/or carers. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2004;(2):CD003751.

2000

Thielemann P. Educational needs of home caregivers of terminally ill: literature review. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2000 Jul-Aug;17(4):253-7.

1998

Glare P. Palliative care in teaching hospitals: achievement or aberration? Prog Palliat Care 1998;6:4-9. No abstract available.

1997

Billings JA, Block S. Palliative care in undergraduate medical education. Status report and future directions. JAMA. 1997 Sep 3;278(9):733-8.

Hanson L, Tulsky J, Danis M. Can clinical interventions change care at the end of life? Ann Intern Med. 1997 Mar 1;126(5):381-8.

Last updated 09 October 2017