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. doi request reprint [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
  3. doi request reprint [Recommendations for death rattle]
    T Pastrana
    Klinik für Palliativmedizin, Klinikum der RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Schmerz 26:600-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint 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
  5. doi request reprint 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
  6. doi request reprint 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
  7. 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

Publications7

  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. doi request reprint [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")...
  3. doi request reprint [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")...
  4. doi request reprint 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...
  5. doi request reprint 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...
  6. doi request reprint 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...
  7. 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...