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Hospice Use Among Patients with Heart Failure

… 0 Downloads: 3 Abstract Despite its many benefits, hospice care is underused for patients with heart failure. This paper … with heart failure and proposes metrics to optimise quality of hospice care for this patient group. Keywords … patients with HF have significantly more impairment in quality of life. 9 According to the WHO, nearly 39% of adults …

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Bruce Rollman

… Rollman's research focuses on interventions to improve the quality of care for patients with depression and anxiety who are care for in non-psychiatric settings. Dr Rollman was also …

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Transitional Care to Reduce Heart Failure Readmission Rates in South East Asia

… Text Figures & Tables References Article Transitional Care to Reduce Heart Failure Readmission Rates in South East … on top of the usual posthospital care to improve patients' quality of life and reduce readmission rates. 24 In this … professionals involved and assessing health-related quality of life measures to enhance the psychological and …

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Mikhail Kosiborod

… disease, cardiometabolic and cardiorenal syndromes, and quality care and outcomes. Read more …

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Ileana L Piña

… Health - Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care, US. Dr Pina has a particular research and clinical … she held from 1999 to 2006. She further completed a Quality Scholar Fellowship at the Cleveland Louis Stokes … the Montefiore Einstein Center for Heart and Vascular Care as Associate Chief for Academic Affairs and Staff …

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The Key Roles for the Nurse in Acute Heart Failure Management

… in outcome for patients followed up by a multidisciplinary care team in which a nurse was a key player. Such level of … roles in improving patient outcome and the delivery of quality care. This paper focuses on the in-patient admission … heart failure service. Keywords Heart failure , nursing , quality care , Disclosure: The author has received honoraria …

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Cara Hendry

… out of hospital cardiac arrest and improving safety and quality of patient care. Read more …

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Ali Ahmed

… with multiple chronic conditions. His research focuses on quality and outcomes of care in these patient populations using epidemiological …

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Chronic Heart Failure Care Planning: Considerations in Older Patients

… Figures & Tables References Article Chronic Heart Failure Care Planning: Considerations in Older Patients Eilidh Hill , … , comorbidity , frailty , cognitive impairment , long-term care , comprehensive geriatric assessment , Disclosure: The … of exercise training to improve functional capacity, quality of life, hospitalisations and survival in HF …

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Patient Self-management in Chronic Heart Failure – Establishing Concordance Between Guidelines and Practice

… and monitoring symptoms, to optimise health outcomes and quality of life. In so doing, patients are asked to … with their health service providers with regard to their care. However, patients generally do not self-manage well, … best patient outcomes: to reduce mortality and improve quality of life. Self-management in CHF usually involves …

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