Review Collection: Home-care workers

7 reviews

2020

Fee A, Muldrew D, Slater P, Payne S, McIlfatrick S, McConnell T, Finlay DA, Hasson F. The roles, responsibilities and practices of healthcare assistants in out-of-hours community palliative care: A systematic scoping review. Palliat Med. 2020 Jun 15:269216320929559. doi: 10.1177/0269216320929559. Epub ahead of print.

MacRae MC, Fazal O, O'Donovan J. Community health workers in palliative care provision in low-income and middle-income countries: a systematic scoping review of the literature. BMJ Glob Health. 2020 May;5(5):e002368. doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2020-002368.

2019

Cunningham N, Cowie J, Watchman K, Methven K. Understanding the training and education needs of homecare workers supporting people with dementia and cancer: A systematic review of reviews. Dementia (London). 2019 Jul 4:1471301219859781. doi: 10.1177/1471301219859781. [Epub ahead of print]

D'Astous V, Abrams R, Vandrevala T, Samsi K, Manthorpe J. Gaps in Understanding the Experiences of Homecare Workers Providing Care for People with Dementia up to the End of Life: A Systematic Review. Dementia (London). 2019 Apr;18(3):970-989. doi: 10.1177/1471301217699354. Epub 2017 Mar 30.

2018

Brooke J, Cronin C, Stiell M, Ojo O. The intersection of culture in the provision of dementia care: A systematic review. J Clin Nurs. 2018 Sep;27(17-18):3241-3253. doi: 10.1111/jocn.13999. Epub 2017 Sep 29.

2013

Herber, Oliver R; Johnston, Bridget M. The role of Health Care Support Workers in providing palliative and end-of-life care in the community: A systematic literature review. Health & Social Care in the Community. 2013 May; 21(3): 225-235.

2009

Devlin M, McIlfatrick S. The role of the home-care worker in palliative and end-of-life care in the community setting: a literature review. Int J Palliat Nurs. 2009 Nov;15(11):526-32.

Last updated 30 June 2020