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Palliative Versorgung



Engeser P, Glassman J, Leutgeb R, Szecsenyi J, Laux G. Early integration of palliative care for outpatients with advanced cancer in general practice: how is the situation?—a cohort study. Ann Palliat Med 2021;10(3):2843-2848. doi: 10.21037/apm-20-2377.
→ Links: PMID: 33691437; Ann Palliat Med; pdf-Dokument.

Krug K, Bossert J, Deis N, Krisam J, Villalobos M, Siegle A, Jung C, Hagelskamp L, Unsöld L, Jünger J, Thomas M, Wensing M. Effects of an Interprofessional Communication Approach on Support Needs, Quality of Life, and Mood of Patients with Advanced Lung Cancer: A Randomized Trial. Oncologist. 2021 Apr 16. doi: 10.1002/onco.13790. Epub ahead of print.
→ Links: PMID: 33860592; pdf-Dokument.

Krug K, Bossert J, Stooß L, Siegle A, Villalobos M, Hagelskamp L, Jung C, Thomas M, Wensing M. Consideration of sense of coherence in a structured communication approach with stage IV lung cancer patients and their informal caregivers: a qualitative interview study. Support Care Cancer. 2021 Apr;29(4):2153-2159. doi: 10.1007/s00520-020-05724-2. Epub 2020 Sep 3.
→ Links: PMID: 32880008; pdf-Dokument.


Bossert JWensing M, Thomas M, Villalobos M, Jung C, Siegle A, Hagelskamp L, Deis N, Jünger J, Krug K. Implementation of the milestones communication approach for patients with limited prognosis: evaluation of intervention fidelity. BMC Palliat Care 2020;19:21. doi: 10.1186/s12904-020-0527-1. (Link)

Engeser P, Leutgeb R, Glassman J, Szecseniy J, Laux G. Identifying Palliative Patients in General Practice: Focusing on the place of death and  the vital role of specialized home palliative care: An observational study. J Palliat Med 2020. (in press)

Schwill S, Reith D, Walter T, Engeser P, Wensing M, Flum E, Szecsenyi J, Krug K. How to ensure basic competencies in end of life care - a mixed methods study with post-graduate trainees in primary care in Germany. BMC Palliat Care 2020;19(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s12904-020-00540-1. (Link)


Klafke NMahler C, von Hagens C, Uhlmann L, Bentner M, Schneeweiss A, Mueller A, Szecsenyi J, Joos S. The effects of an integrated supportive care intervention on quality of life outcomes in outpatients with breast and gynecologic cancer undergoing chemotherapy: Results from a randomized controlled trial. Cancer Med 2019;8(8):3666-3676. doi: 10.1002/cam4.2196 (Link)

Villalobos M, Siegle A, Hagelskamp L, Handtke V, Jung C, Krug KBossert J, Deis N, Jünger J, Wensing M, Thomas M. HeiMeKOM (Heidelberger Meilenstein Kommunikation): Entwicklung einer interprofessionellen Intervention zur Verbesserung der Kommunikation bei Patient*innen mit eingeschränkter Prognose. Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 2019;147-148:28-33. doi: 10.1016/j.zefq.2019.06.006 (Link)



Kleindieck K, Nöst SBerger S. Motivation und Resilienz von onkologischen Fachpflegenden – eine qualitative Studie. Onkologische Pflege. Dec 2018 4: 64-69. doi: 10.4486/j.fop.2018.04.10 (Link)

Krug KBallhausen RABölter REngeser PWensing MSzecsenyi JPeters-Klimm F. Challenges in supporting lay carers of patients at the end of life: results from focus group discussions with primary healthcare providers. BMC Fam Pract. 2018;19:112 - doi: 10.1186/s12875-018-0816-4 (Link)

Siegle A, Villalobos M, Bossert J, Krug K, Hagelskamp L, Krisam J, Handtke V, Dies N, Jünger J, Wensing M, Thomas M. The Heidelberg Milestones Communication Approach (MCA) for patients with prognosis <12 months: protocol for a mixed-methods study including a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2018. 19:438 - Doi:10.1186/s13063-018-2814-1 (Link)



Krug K, Schurig K, Bölter RPeters-Klimm F. „Sie setzt sich hier an den Tisch, nimmt sich Zeit, fragt“ – Palliativversorgung in der Hausarztpraxis aus Sicht Angehöriger. Z Allg Med 2017; 93: 228-233