No name (Goal communication in palliative care decision-making consultations)

Developers: Robert Gramling, Mechelle Sanders, Susan Ladwig, Sally A. Norton, Ronald Epstein, Stewart C. Alexander

Year of publication: 2015

Date last updated: 7 June 2024

Setting in which the tool was originally developed/validated: academic medical center with inpatient Palliative Care consultation service

Restriction to setting(s): Palliative care consultations

Target group: Palliative care patients and family members

Language(s): English


Specific constructs/behaviours:

Explicit verbal expressions of (possible) goals

Tool topics:

Information giving / providing information / explanation and planning
Patient-centered communication

Intended application: Research

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

Robert Gramling, Mechelle Sanders, Susan Ladwig, Sally A Norton, Ronald Epstein, Stewart C Alexander. Goal Communication in Palliative Care Decision-Making Consultations. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2015 Nov;50(5):701-6.

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