FAST FACT AND CONCEPTS. Palliative Care Fast Facts. Fast Facts address knowledge gaps in healthcare enabling a dialogue between healthcare professionals, patients and other stakeholders from the healthcare.
Unfortunately, I have an issue where the search function stops working sometimes. I need to reset the app to get it to work again. I know I'm not the only one who has the issue too. This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices. Description Palliative Fast Facts for iOS is the official mobile version of the Fast Facts database, the de facto quick reference for palliative care providers.
Fixed a bug that caused the app to crash upon hitting the email button. Updated to article Updated to reflect MyPCNow. Fixed some bugs Added internal analytics. We hit over total users! Total user interface makeover—browse your Fast Facts more quickly with a better display. Delivering Bad News Part I 7: Depression in Advanced Cancer 8: Morphine and Hastened Death 9: Hospice and Palliative Medicine Certification Exam Tube Feed or Not Tube Feed? Myths about Advance Directives Determining Prognosis in Advanced Cancer Conducting a Family Conference Understanding The Illness Experience Oral Opioid Dosing Intervals Taking a Spiritual History Opioid Dose Escalation Hope and Truth Telling Writing a Condolence Letter Opioids and Nausea The explanatory model Dyspnea at End-of-Life Responding to patient emotions Confronting Personal Mortality Grief and Bereavement Part I Ventilator Withdrawal Protocol Part I Information for patients and families about ventilator withdrawal Part III Calculating Opioid Dose Conversions Prevention and Staging Pressure Ulcer Management II: Celebrity status and wealth are not considered.
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"Fast Facts and Concepts" is a series of peer-reviewed, one-page outlines of key information on important end-of-life clinical topics for educators and clinicians. The primary purpose of the Fast Facts website is to provide users with concise information on a range of educational issues, from early childhood to adult. Palliative Care Fast Facts & Concepts provide practical & peer-reviewed summaries on key topics important to palliative care clinicians and trainees.