Palliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review of current international guidelines and initiatives.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/230571
Title:
Palliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review of current international guidelines and initiatives.
Authors:
Bede, Peter; Oliver, David; Stodart, James; van den Berg, Leonard; Simmons, Zachary; O Brannagáin, Doiminic; Borasio, Gian Domenico; Hardiman, Orla
Affiliation:
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. bedepeter@hotmail.com
Citation:
Palliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review of current international guidelines and initiatives. 2011, 82 (4):413-8 J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.
Journal:
Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry
Issue Date:
Apr-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/230571
DOI:
10.1136/jnnp.2010.232637
PubMed ID:
21297150
Abstract:
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a relentlessly progressive neurodegenerative condition. Optimal management requires a palliative approach from diagnosis with emphasis on patient autonomy, dignity and quality of life.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis; Caregivers; Cognition Disorders; Consensus Development Conferences as Topic; Humans; Palliative Care; Practice Guidelines as Topic; Quality of Life
ISSN:
1468-330X

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorBede, Peteren_GB
dc.contributor.authorOliver, Daviden_GB
dc.contributor.authorStodart, Jamesen_GB
dc.contributor.authorvan den Berg, Leonarden_GB
dc.contributor.authorSimmons, Zacharyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO Brannagáin, Doiminicen_GB
dc.contributor.authorBorasio, Gian Domenicoen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHardiman, Orlaen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-25T14:03:28Z-
dc.date.available2012-06-25T14:03:28Z-
dc.date.issued2011-04-
dc.identifier.citationPalliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review of current international guidelines and initiatives. 2011, 82 (4):413-8 J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiatr.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1468-330X-
dc.identifier.pmid21297150-
dc.identifier.doi10.1136/jnnp.2010.232637-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/230571-
dc.description.abstractAmyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a relentlessly progressive neurodegenerative condition. Optimal management requires a palliative approach from diagnosis with emphasis on patient autonomy, dignity and quality of life.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatryen_GB
dc.subject.meshAmyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis-
dc.subject.meshCaregivers-
dc.subject.meshCognition Disorders-
dc.subject.meshConsensus Development Conferences as Topic-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshPalliative Care-
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelines as Topic-
dc.subject.meshQuality of Life-
dc.titlePalliative care in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a review of current international guidelines and initiatives.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentTrinity College, Dublin, Ireland. bedepeter@hotmail.comen_GB
dc.identifier.journalJournal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatryen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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