Kenneth Chambaere

Summary

Affiliation: Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc A post-mortem survey on end-of-life decisions using a representative sample of death certificates in Flanders, Belgium: research protocol
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 8:299. 2008
  2. pmc Physician-assisted deaths under the euthanasia law in Belgium: a population-based survey
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    CMAJ 182:895-901. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Trends in medical end-of-life decision making in Flanders, Belgium 1998-2001-2007
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Med Decis Making 31:500-10. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Medical end-of-life decisions in children in Flanders, Belgium: a population-based postmortem survey
    Geert Pousset
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:547-53. 2010
  5. pmc Age-based disparities in end-of-life decisions in Belgium: a population-based death certificate survey
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels 1090, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:447. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Trends in end-of-life decision making in patients with and without cancer
    Koen Pardon
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Oncol 31:1450-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The use of palliative care services associated with better dying circumstances. Results from an epidemiological population-based study in the brussels metropolitan region
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:839-51. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Influence of the metropolitan environment on end-of-life decisions: A population-based study of end-of-life decision-making in the Brussels metropolitan region and non-metropolitan Flanders
    Joachim Cohen
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, End of Life Care Research Group, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Health Place 16:784-93. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Is educational attainment related to end-of-life decision-making? A large post-mortem survey in Belgium
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussel 1090, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 13:1055. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Sex-based differences in end-of-life decision making in Flanders, Belgium
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussel, Belgium
    Med Care 50:815-20. 2012

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc A post-mortem survey on end-of-life decisions using a representative sample of death certificates in Flanders, Belgium: research protocol
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 8:299. 2008
    ....
  2. pmc Physician-assisted deaths under the euthanasia law in Belgium: a population-based survey
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    CMAJ 182:895-901. 2010
    ..To help inform this debate, we describe the practices of euthanasia and assisted suicide, and the use of life-ending drugs without an explicit request from the patient, in Flanders, Belgium, where euthanasia is legal...
  3. doi request reprint Trends in medical end-of-life decision making in Flanders, Belgium 1998-2001-2007
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Med Decis Making 31:500-10. 2011
    ..Efforts are still needed to encourage shared end-of-life decision making, as some patients would benefit from advance care planning...
  4. doi request reprint Medical end-of-life decisions in children in Flanders, Belgium: a population-based postmortem survey
    Geert Pousset
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:547-53. 2010
    ..To estimate the prevalence of end-of-life decisions and to describe their characteristics and the preceding decision-making process in minors in Belgium...
  5. pmc Age-based disparities in end-of-life decisions in Belgium: a population-based death certificate survey
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussels 1090, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 12:447. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Trends in end-of-life decision making in patients with and without cancer
    Koen Pardon
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Oncol 31:1450-7. 2013
    ..This study examines the incidence of ELDs in patients with cancer compared with patients without cancer and the trends in ELD incidence from 1998-2007...
  7. doi request reprint The use of palliative care services associated with better dying circumstances. Results from an epidemiological population-based study in the brussels metropolitan region
    Joachim Cohen
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Pain Symptom Manage 42:839-51. 2011
    ..There is some consensus that a "good death" is one which occurs at home, in the presence of loved ones, and is free of distress. Involvement of palliative care services is assumed to improve these circumstances...
  8. doi request reprint Influence of the metropolitan environment on end-of-life decisions: A population-based study of end-of-life decision-making in the Brussels metropolitan region and non-metropolitan Flanders
    Joachim Cohen
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel, End of Life Care Research Group, Laarbeeklaan 103, 1090 Brussels, Belgium
    Health Place 16:784-93. 2010
    ..Specific approaches to end-of-life decisions in metropolitan areas need to be considered...
  9. doi request reprint Is educational attainment related to end-of-life decision-making? A large post-mortem survey in Belgium
    Kenneth Chambaere
    End of Life Care Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University, Laarbeeklaan 103, Brussel 1090, Belgium
    BMC Public Health 13:1055. 2013
    ..This paper examines differences between educational groups pertaining to prevalence of ELDs, the decision-making process and end-of-life treatment characteristics...
  10. doi request reprint Sex-based differences in end-of-life decision making in Flanders, Belgium
    Tinne Smets
    End of Life Care Research Group, Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussel, Belgium
    Med Care 50:815-20. 2012
    ..Sex-related differences in end-of-life decisions (EOLD) are underresearched and unexplored...