Asia-Pacific Journal of Oncology Nursing April 02, 2019
Asia Pac J Oncol Nurs. 2019 Apr-Jun;6(2):151-153 [OPEN Access] The goal of the 4th edition of the National Consensus Project Clinical Practice Guidelines for Quality Palliative Care (NCP Guidelines) is to improve access to quality palliative care for all people with serious illnesses regardless of setting, diagnosis, prognosis, or age. The NCP Guidelines are intended to encourage and guide health-care organizations and clinicians (including nonpalliative care specialists) across the care continuum to integrate palliative care principles and best practices into routine assessment and care of all seriously ill patients. On an international level, we recognize that nursing practice is very different in some respects, but we hope that these guidelines will prove helpful in the practice of palliative care for the seriously ill worldwide... PMID: 30931359 [PubMed]

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