Virginia Tilden

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Life support withdrawal: communication and conflict
    Sally A Norton
    Center for Clinical Research on Aging, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:548-55. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Policy issues in end-of-life care
    Virginia P Tilden
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    J Prof Nurs 25:363-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative therapy use at end-of-life in community settings
    Virginia P Tilden
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:811-7. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital death: advance care planning, decedent symptoms, and caregiver burden
    Virginia P Tilden
    School of Nursing, and Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:532-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Family perceptions of worry, symptoms, and suffering in the dying
    Susan E Hickman
    School of Nursing, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:20-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptom experiences of residents dying in assisted living
    Juliana C Cartwright
    Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Ashland, OR 97530, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:219-23. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Men as caregivers at the end of life
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics, School of Medicine, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:1167-75. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Embracing quality and safety education for the 21st century: building interprofessional education
    Sarah A Thompson
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 5330, USA
    J Nurs Educ 48:698-701. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased family reports of pain or distress in dying Oregonians: 1996 to 2002
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Palliative Care Research Program, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:431-42. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in opioid use over time: 1997 to 1999
    Susan W Tolle
    Center for Ethics in Health Care, and Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon97239 3098, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:39-45. 2004

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Life support withdrawal: communication and conflict
    Sally A Norton
    Center for Clinical Research on Aging, University of Rochester School of Nursing, Rochester, NY, USA
    Am J Crit Care 12:548-55. 2003
    ..Yet communication can be particularly difficult during stressful situations such as when a family member is critically ill. This is especially the case when families are faced with choices about forgoing life-sustaining treatment...
  2. doi request reprint Policy issues in end-of-life care
    Virginia P Tilden
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    J Prof Nurs 25:363-8. 2009
    ..Recommendations for policy changes are suggested, and nursing's role in advocating for policy change is explored...
  3. ncbi request reprint Complementary and alternative therapy use at end-of-life in community settings
    Virginia P Tilden
    College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 5330, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:811-7. 2004
    ..To investigate the prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use by an end-of- life population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Out-of-hospital death: advance care planning, decedent symptoms, and caregiver burden
    Virginia P Tilden
    School of Nursing, and Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:532-9. 2004
    ..To examine the end-of-life experiences of elderly decedents dying out of the hospital and their family caregivers in a state in which the vast majority of Medicare deaths occur in community settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint Family perceptions of worry, symptoms, and suffering in the dying
    Susan E Hickman
    School of Nursing, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Palliat Care 20:20-7. 2004
    ..Findings suggest that worries, irrespective of the level of current symptoms, play an important role in the suffering of dying patients, and that treatment plans for the terminally ill should routinely explore both symptoms and worries...
  6. ncbi request reprint Symptom experiences of residents dying in assisted living
    Juliana C Cartwright
    Oregon Health and Science University, School of Nursing, Ashland, OR 97530, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:219-23. 2006
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  7. ncbi request reprint Men as caregivers at the end of life
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of General Medicine and Geriatrics, School of Medicine, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:1167-75. 2005
    ..Few studies have focused on men as caregivers at the end-of-life. The objective of this secondary data analysis was to examine the experiences of men involved in end-of-life caregiving, focusing on caregiver strain...
  8. doi request reprint Embracing quality and safety education for the 21st century: building interprofessional education
    Sarah A Thompson
    University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing, Omaha, Nebraska 68198 5330, USA
    J Nurs Educ 48:698-701. 2009
    ..Challenges and successes encountered are described as well as a curricular framework to enhance sustainability...
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased family reports of pain or distress in dying Oregonians: 1996 to 2002
    Erik K Fromme
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, Palliative Care Research Program, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:431-42. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Trends in opioid use over time: 1997 to 1999
    Susan W Tolle
    Center for Ethics in Health Care, and Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, School of Nursing, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon97239 3098, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:39-45. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that ARCOS data do not necessarily provide information about opioid use for specific subpopulations of patients and raise questions about the meaning of observed increases in ARCOS data...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changing end-of-life planning: the Oregon experience
    Susan W Tolle
    Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, UHN 86, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:311-7. 2002
    ..However, with enough time, a sustained effort, and a broad coalition of partners, profound change is possible...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sampling challenges in end-of-life research: case-finding for family informants
    Virginia P Tilden
    School of Nursing, Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97210 3098, USA
    Nurs Res 51:66-9. 2002
    ..Although families of decedents are rich sources of research data, they are underutilized, most likely due to the access difficulties they present to investigators...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measurement of quality of care and quality of life at the end of life
    Virginia P Tilden
    Center for Ethics in Health Care, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    Gerontologist 42:71-80. 2002
    ..Consumers and providers demand better indicators for quality of care and quality of life at the end of life. This article presents recommendations for advancing the science of measurement at end of life...