No name [Caregiver Activation in Advanced Cancer Care]




Developers: Catherine E. Dingley, Margaret Clayton, Djin Lai, Katherine Doyon, Maija Reblin, Lee Ellington

Year of publication: 2017

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: Home hospice

Restriction to setting(s): Not specified

Target group: Nurses and caregivers (cancer patients)

Language(s): English

Specific constructs/behaviours:

Caregiver content: knowledge, skills, and behavioral repertoire to provide care in the home setting.
Caregiver processes: asking questions, being assertive, expressing concerns.
Nurse content: education, assessments, validation, clarification, updating, recommendations.
Nurse processes: statements, focused questioning, personal questionning

Tool topics:

Patient participation / patient engagement (patient)

Intended application: Research

Reference(s) to development/validation paper(s):

Dingley CE, Clayton M, Lai D, Doyon K, Reblin M, Ellington L. Caregiver activation and home hospice nurse communication in advanced cancer care. Cancer nursing. 2017 Sep;40(5):E38.
DOI: 10.1097/NCC.0000000000000429

Reference links:

Tool/manual available: No. (N/A)