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Advance Care Planning as a Medium for Providing Care Aligned to Peoples Wishes

Author: Dr Nicola Cornally, University College Cork
Date of publication: March 2020

Keywords:  Advance Care Directive, Advance Care Planning, Self-determination Theory, End-of-life Decision Making  

The Impact of Contextual Factors on End-of-Life Care in Nursing Homes in the Czech Republic

Author: Karolina Vlckova, MSc., Centre for Palliative Care
Date of publication: October 2020

Keywords: End-of-life care, Nursing Homes, Advance Care Planning, Palliative Care, Advance Directives

Preventing, Correcting, and Managing Undernutrition in a Person with Dementia

Author: Dr Irene Hartigan, University College Cork
Date of publication: November 2020

Keywords: Hydration, Nutrition, Dementia, Comfort feeding, Autonomy, Decision-Making

Do We All Have an Advance Care Plan?

Author: Dr Karen Harrison Dening, Dementia UK
Date of publication: December 2020

Keywords: Advance Care Planning

Residents and families mourn as restrictions are imposed on visiting nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic

Author: Dr Irene Hartigan, University College Cork
Date of publication: February 2021

Keywords: restricted visiting, long-term care environments, separation, anticipatory grief, loss, anticipatory mourning

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