Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
- End-stage liver disease: challenges and practice implicationsLissi Hansen
School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, SN 6S, 3455 South West US Veterans Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Nurs Clin North Am 45:411-26. 2010..The authors also present a case study to illustrate disease progression and difficulties facing patients, family members, and providers...
- End-of-life care for rural-dwelling older adults and their primary family caregiversLissi Hansen
Oregon Health and Science University, OR, USA
Res Gerontol Nurs 5:6-15. 2012..Further research that addresses the perspective of rural service providers is needed to better understand the benefits and challenges of end-of-life care in this setting...
- Role strain and ease in decision-making to withdraw or withhold life support for elderly relativesLissi Hansen
School of Nursing, Oregon Health Sciences University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 36:233-8. 2004....
- Nurses' perceptions of end-of-life care after multiple interventions for improvementLissi Hansen
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Am J Crit Care 18:263-71; quiz 272. 2009..Nurses working in intensive care units may lack knowledge and skills in end-of-life care, find caring for dying patients and the patients' families stressful, and lack support to provide this care...
- Family caregivers making life-sustaining treatment decisions: factors associated with role strain and easeLissi Hansen
Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Portland 97239, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 31:28-35. 2005..Nurses' knowledge of these factors can help nurses decrease family caregiver strain and increase ease during the family caregiver LST decision-making process...
- Communication by nurses in the intensive care unit: qualitative analysis of domains of patient-centered careChristopher G Slatore
Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Oregon, USA
Am J Crit Care 21:410-8. 2012..High-quality communication is a key determinant and facilitator of patient-centered care. Nurses engage in most of the communication with patients and patients' families in the intensive care unit...
- Life-sustaining treatment decisions in the ICU for patients with ESLD: a prospective investigationLissi Hansen
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 2941, USA
Res Nurs Health 35:518-32. 2012..Findings suggest that including patients and family members in non-immediate life-saving decisions and verifying early on their understanding may help to improve the decision-making process...
- Discharge planning for palliative care patients: a qualitative analysisEmma Benzar
Oregon Health and Science University, School of Medicine, Portland, Oregon, USA
J Palliat Med 14:65-9. 2011....