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Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses.

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Mendlik, MT; McFarlin, J; Kluger, BM; Vaughan, CL; Phillips, JN; Jones, CA
Published in: J Palliat Med
February 2019

Patients with neurologic illnesses are commonly encountered by palliative care (PC) clinicians though many clinicians feel uncomfortable caring for these patients. Understanding how to diagnose, treat, communicate with, and prognosticate for neurology patients will improve the confidence and competence of PC providers in the neurology setting. This article offers PC providers 10 useful tips that neurologists with PC training think all PC providers should know to improve care for patients with neurologic illness.

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J Palliat Med

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EISSN

1557-7740

Publication Date

February 2019

Volume

22

Issue

2

Start / End Page

193 / 198

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Palliative Care
  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Humans
  • Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing
  • Gerontology
  • Female
  • Aged, 80 and over
 

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Mendlik, M. T., McFarlin, J., Kluger, B. M., Vaughan, C. L., Phillips, J. N., & Jones, C. A. (2019). Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses. J Palliat Med, 22(2), 193–198. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0617
Mendlik, Matthew T., Jessica McFarlin, Benzi M. Kluger, Christina L. Vaughan, Joel N. Phillips, and Christopher A. Jones. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses.J Palliat Med 22, no. 2 (February 2019): 193–98. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0617.
Mendlik MT, McFarlin J, Kluger BM, Vaughan CL, Phillips JN, Jones CA. Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses. J Palliat Med. 2019 Feb;22(2):193–8.
Mendlik, Matthew T., et al. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses.J Palliat Med, vol. 22, no. 2, Feb. 2019, pp. 193–98. Pubmed, doi:10.1089/jpm.2018.0617.
Mendlik MT, McFarlin J, Kluger BM, Vaughan CL, Phillips JN, Jones CA. Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Patients with Neurologic Illnesses. J Palliat Med. 2019 Feb;22(2):193–198.
Journal cover image

Published In

J Palliat Med

DOI

EISSN

1557-7740

Publication Date

February 2019

Volume

22

Issue

2

Start / End Page

193 / 198

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Palliative Care
  • Nervous System Diseases
  • Middle Aged
  • Male
  • Humans
  • Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing
  • Gerontology
  • Female
  • Aged, 80 and over