Jean Jacques Georges

Summary

Affiliation: VU University Medical Center
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Symptoms, treatment and "dying peacefully" in terminally ill cancer patients: a prospective study
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 13:160-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences between terminally ill cancer patients who died after euthanasia had been performed and terminally ill cancer patients who did not request euthanasia
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam
    Palliat Med 19:578-86. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Requests to forgo potentially life-prolonging treatment and to hasten death in terminally ill cancer patients: a prospective study
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:100-10. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Physicians' opinions on palliative care and euthanasia in the Netherlands
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU Medich Centrum, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Palliat Med 9:1137-44. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Relatives' perspective on the terminally ill patients who died after euthanasia or physician-assisted suicide: a retrospective cross-sectional interview study in the Netherlands
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Death Stud 31:1-15. 2007
  6. pmc Dutch experience of monitoring euthanasia
    Bregje D Onwuteaka-Philipsen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 331:691-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Moral problems experienced by nurses when caring for terminally ill people: a literature review
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Daniel den Hoed Kliniek, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nurs Ethics 9:155-78. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Being a palliative care nurse in an academic hospital: a qualitative study about nurses' perceptions of palliative care nursing
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Nursing Sciences, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Nurs 11:785-93. 2002

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Symptoms, treatment and "dying peacefully" in terminally ill cancer patients: a prospective study
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Support Care Cancer 13:160-8. 2005
    ..The aims of this study were to describe the symptoms, their treatment during the final months of life of terminally ill cancer patients and to assess characteristics of the dying process...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences between terminally ill cancer patients who died after euthanasia had been performed and terminally ill cancer patients who did not request euthanasia
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam
    Palliat Med 19:578-86. 2005
    ..No differences concerning the treatment of symptoms or the care provided were found between the two groups. The results suggest that the practice of euthanasia is mainly related to the patient's suffering...
  3. ncbi request reprint Requests to forgo potentially life-prolonging treatment and to hasten death in terminally ill cancer patients: a prospective study
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Pain Symptom Manage 31:100-10. 2006
    ..The results emphasize the importance of gaining insight into the patients' suffering to provide meaningful assistance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Physicians' opinions on palliative care and euthanasia in the Netherlands
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU Medich Centrum, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Palliat Med 9:1137-44. 2006
    ..In recent decades significant developments in end-of-life care have taken place in The Netherlands. There has been more attention for palliative care and alongside the practice of euthanasia has been regulated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relatives' perspective on the terminally ill patients who died after euthanasia or physician-assisted suicide: a retrospective cross-sectional interview study in the Netherlands
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Death Stud 31:1-15. 2007
    ..According to the relative, in 92% of patients EAS had contributed favourably to the quality of the end of life, mainly by preventing or ending suffering...
  6. pmc Dutch experience of monitoring euthanasia
    Bregje D Onwuteaka-Philipsen
    Department of Public and Occupational Health, Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Centre, 1081 BT Amsterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 331:691-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Moral problems experienced by nurses when caring for terminally ill people: a literature review
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Daniel den Hoed Kliniek, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Nurs Ethics 9:155-78. 2002
    ..The moral problems perceived by these nurses are related to end-of-life issues, communication with patients, the suffering of patients, and the appropriateness of the medical treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Being a palliative care nurse in an academic hospital: a qualitative study about nurses' perceptions of palliative care nursing
    Jean Jacques Georges
    Department of Nursing Sciences, University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Nurs 11:785-93. 2002
    ..Nurses should be supported in the development of their palliative care approach and be assisted in reflecting on their practice in terms of a model of 'reflective practice' and in the development of 'moral imagination'...