Tania Pastrana

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Outcome indicators in palliative care--how to assess quality and success. Focus group and nominal group technique in Germany
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 18:859-68. 2010
  2. ncbi Palliative care development in Latin America: an analysis using macro indicators
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Palliat Med 28:1231-8. 2014
  3. ncbi [Treatment of diarrhea with loperamide in palliative medicine. A systematic review]
    T Pastrana
    Klinik für Palliativmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Schmerz 27:182-9. 2013
  4. ncbi [Recommendations for death rattle]
    T Pastrana
    Klinik für Palliativmedizin, Klinikum der RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Schmerz 26:600-7. 2012
  5. ncbi Palliative care research in Latin America and the Caribbean: from the beginning to the Declaration of Venice and beyond
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Palliat Med 15:352-8. 2012
  6. ncbi A matter of definition--key elements identified in a discourse analysis of definitions of palliative care
    T Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Palliat Med 22:222-32. 2008
  7. ncbi Disparities in the contribution of low- and middle-income countries to palliative care research
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:54-68. 2010
  8. pmc Barriers and needs in paediatric palliative home care in Germany: a qualitative interview study with professional experts
    Saskia Jünger
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University Hospital, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    BMC Palliat Care 9:10. 2010

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Outcome indicators in palliative care--how to assess quality and success. Focus group and nominal group technique in Germany
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 18:859-68. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate important dimensions and indicators for assessment and evaluation of palliative care from the perspective of multi-disciplinary German experts working over years in the field of palliative care...
  2. ncbi Palliative care development in Latin America: an analysis using macro indicators
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Palliat Med 28:1231-8. 2014
    ..Recently, the Latin American Association for Palliative Care developed 10 indicators to monitor the development of palliative care and enhance the development of regional and national strategies...
  3. ncbi [Treatment of diarrhea with loperamide in palliative medicine. A systematic review]
    T Pastrana
    Klinik für Palliativmedizin, Universitatsklinikum Aachen, RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Schmerz 27:182-9. 2013
    ..A definite recommendation for administration of loperamide can, therefore, not be derived from this work.The English full-text version of this article is available at SpringerLink (under "Supplemental")...
  4. ncbi [Recommendations for death rattle]
    T Pastrana
    Klinik für Palliativmedizin, Klinikum der RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Schmerz 26:600-7. 2012
    ..If anticholinergics are considered the selection also depends on whether simultaneous sedation is desired or not. The English full text version of this article will be available in SpringerLink as of November 2012 (under "Supplemental")...
  5. ncbi Palliative care research in Latin America and the Caribbean: from the beginning to the Declaration of Venice and beyond
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Palliat Med 15:352-8. 2012
    ..Research in palliative care has increased significantly in the last decade, while the vast majority of the global disease burden occurs in developing countries...
  6. ncbi A matter of definition--key elements identified in a discourse analysis of definitions of palliative care
    T Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Palliat Med 22:222-32. 2008
    ..Our study confirms the importance of semantic and ethical influences on palliative care that should be considered in future research on semantics in different languages...
  7. ncbi Disparities in the contribution of low- and middle-income countries to palliative care research
    Tania Pastrana
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:54-68. 2010
    ..In this context, the understanding of specific social and cultural needs is fundamental to the development of appropriate health policy and clinical practice concerning palliative and end-of-life care...
  8. pmc Barriers and needs in paediatric palliative home care in Germany: a qualitative interview study with professional experts
    Saskia Jünger
    Department of Palliative Medicine, RWTH Aachen University Hospital, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52057 Aachen, Germany
    BMC Palliat Care 9:10. 2010
    ..As part of the research, barriers and needs with respect to paediatric palliative home care in the target region were explored...