Elizabeth Ford Pitorak

Summary

Affiliation: Hospice of the Western Reserve
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Care at the time of death
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Nurs 103:42-52; quiz 53. 2003
  2. ncbi Project safe conduct integrates palliative goals into comprehensive cancer care
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 East 185th Street, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:645-55. 2003
  3. ncbi Learning to have difficult conversations leads to increased hospice referrals
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:629-32. 2003
  4. ncbi Care at the time of death
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, 200 East 185th Street, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 23:318-27; quiz 328-9. 2005
  5. ncbi Hospice or home health-which does the patient need?
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:224-7. 2003
  6. ncbi Respecting the dying patient's rights
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:833-6. 2003
  7. doi Levels, types, and predictors of family caregiver strain during hospice home care for an older adult
    Aloen L Townsend
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 6:51-72. 2010
  8. ncbi The FACES Project: an academic-community partnership to improve end-of-life care for families
    Aloen L Townsend
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 50:7-20. 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi Care at the time of death
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Am J Nurs 103:42-52; quiz 53. 2003
  2. ncbi Project safe conduct integrates palliative goals into comprehensive cancer care
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, 300 East 185th Street, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    J Palliat Med 6:645-55. 2003
  3. ncbi Learning to have difficult conversations leads to increased hospice referrals
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:629-32. 2003
  4. ncbi Care at the time of death
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, 200 East 185th Street, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 23:318-27; quiz 328-9. 2005
  5. ncbi Hospice or home health-which does the patient need?
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, OH 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:224-7. 2003
  6. ncbi Respecting the dying patient's rights
    Elizabeth Ford Pitorak
    Hospice Institute, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio 44119, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 21:833-6. 2003
    ..Patients who are dying have unique needs and special rights. This article discusses eight basic rights for dying patients. It also gives examples of how hospice and home care providers can focus care to respect the dying patient's rights...
  7. doi Levels, types, and predictors of family caregiver strain during hospice home care for an older adult
    Aloen L Townsend
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Soc Work End Life Palliat Care 6:51-72. 2010
    ..Discussion focuses on the importance of identifying family caregivers at risk of higher strain during hospice home care and implications for family caregiver interventions...
  8. ncbi The FACES Project: an academic-community partnership to improve end-of-life care for families
    Aloen L Townsend
    Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 50:7-20. 2007
    ..Both strengths and challenges of the collaboration are evaluated and implications are discussed for social work practice and research, particularly academic-community research partnerships...