Affiliation: University of Washington
- Nurses' identification of important yet under-utilized end-of-life care skills for patients with life-limiting or terminal illnessesLynn F Reinke
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Health Services Research and Development, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
J Palliat Med 13:753-9. 2010..This study was designed to identify nurses' perspectives on nursing skills that are important yet under-utilized in end-of-life care...
- Feasibility of a webinar for coaching patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on end-of-life communicationLynn F Reinke
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Health Services Research and Development, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:147-52. 2011..However, most clinicians do not initiate these discussions. We explored whether educating patients via Web conferencing (webinar) would equip them with knowledge and skills to engage in conversations about end-of-life care...
- The association of depression and preferences for life-sustaining treatments in veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseLynn F Reinke
Health Services Research and Development, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 41:402-11. 2011..Examining the relationship between patient preferences for life-sustaining treatments and depressive symptoms is important for clinicians engaging in end-of-life care discussions...
- Patient-clinician communication about end-of-life care topics: is anyone talking to patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?Lynn F Reinke
Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
J Palliat Med 14:923-8. 2011....
- End-of-life caring needs for patients with COPDLYNN REINKE; Fiscal Year: 2007..Findings will be synthesized and integrated within the context of Swanson's Model of Caring. The results will identify the important EOL caring needs to be included in interventions designed to improve EOL care for patients with COPD. ..