Development and evaluation of the feasibility and effects on staff, patients, and families of a new tool, the Psychosocial Assessment and Communication Evaluation (PACE), to improve communication and palliative care in intensive care and during clinical uncertainty
1 Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, School of Medicine, Bessemer Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9PJ, UK
2 Intensive Care Unit, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
3 Division of Health and Social Care Research, King’s College London, London, UK
BMC Medicine 2013, 11:213 doi:10.1186/1741-7015-11-213Published: 1 October 2013
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PACE study procedures according to the MORECare Statement.
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Detailed description of phase I methods - Development and Modeling Leading to the Tool Development.
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PACE: Psychosocial Assessment and Communication Evaluation.
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Family survey responses: comparison of the patient and family characteristics where Psychosocial Assessment and Communication Evaluation (PACE) was and was not completed.
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