Affiliation: University of Auckland
Country: New Zealand
- A randomised feasibility study of EPA and Cox-2 inhibitor (Celebrex) versus EPA, Cox-2 inhibitor (Celebrex), resistance training followed by ingestion of essential amino acids high in leucine in NSCLC cachectic patients--ACCeRT studyElaine S Rogers
Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
BMC Cancer 11:493. 2011..The aim of this feasibility study is to evaluate whether a multi-targeted approach encompassing a resistance training and nutritional supplementation element is acceptable for lung cancer patients experiencing cancer cachexia...
- Care and compassion: part of person-centred rehabilitation, inappropriate response or a forgotten art?Rod MacLeod
Department of General Practice and Primary Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Disabil Rehabil 29:1589-95. 2007..This paper sets out to review the concept and pose questions about the nature of caring in rehabilitation...
- New Zealanders' knowledge of palliative care and hospice servicesRod D Macleod
Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, School of Population Health, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
N Z Med J 125:51-60. 2012..This project investigated New Zealanders' views about palliative care and local hospice services...
- Living with a terminal illness: patients' prioritiesHelen Carter
Mary Potter Hospice, Wellington, New Zealand
J Adv Nurs 45:611-20. 2004..More recently, quality of life tools have been developed to enable patient choice in responses. However, an even broader approach may be needed to help identify goals for care for patients who are terminally ill...