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See you in Palermo!

Presentations of the ERANet-LAC CODE group  at the 11th World Research Congress of the EAPC in Palermo, 14-16 May 2020

free communication session Bereavement
which will be held on 14.05.2020 at 1400-1530 at Fiera del Mediterraneo, Palermo, Italy:
In partnership with patients and the public: conducting the international 'Care Of the Dying Evaluation' (i-CODE) post-bereavement survey
presented by Catriona Mayland

Poster presentations:

What do bereaved relatives want to tell us? - Free text comments of the International Care of the Dying Evaluation (iCODE) survey: a mixed methods approach
presented by Christina Gerlach

Proof of concept: quality improvement based on results of the i-CODE survey in Argentina and Poland (Project ERAnet LAC CODE)
presented by Vilma Tripodoro and Gabriel Goldraij

Putting international research into practice. Using bereaved relatives' feedback to directly impact the clinical care for those dying from cancer in hospital
presented by Catriona Mayland

Presentation of the Brazilian Results at II Congresso Paulista de Cuidados Paliativos in Sao Paulo 28-30 November 2019 by Juliana Nalin Passarini

Apresentação oral dos resultados brasileiros no II Congresso Paulista de Cuidados Paliativos em  Sao Paulo 28-30 Novembro de 2019, por Juliana Nalin Passarini:  Resumo  (194 KB) 

Norwegian Report from the Bergen Conference 6-7 November 2019

The importance of spiritual care at the end of life in hospital:–-ved-livets-slutt-er-åndelig-støtte-universelt-viktig

Project presentation at the 16th EAPC World Conference Berlin 23-25/05/2019

“Did a Member of the Healthcare Team Talk to You about what to Expect when Your Relative was Dying?” - “No.” Quality of Care for Cancer Patients Dying in Hospitals: First Results from the International CODE (Care of the Dying Evaluation) Survey

 Abstract #1458  (172 KB)

Project presentation at the 'Supportive and Palliative Care' conference, Harrogate in March 2019

Presentation by Dr Catriona R Mayland MBChB, MD, FRCPS (Glas) at the
National Association of Palliative Medicine 'Supportive and Palliative Care' conference,  Harrogate in March 2019  (186 KB)

ARGENTINA and POLAND Action Research: Quality improvement following results of the international i-CODE survey (WP-3)

 ARGENTINA and POLAND Action Research   (387 KB)

First article published in a peer reviewed research journal!

Mayland, C. R., Gerlach, C., Sigurdardottir, K., Tuen Hansen, M. I., Leppert, W., Stachowiak, A., … Haugen, D. F. (2019). Assessing quality of care for the dying from the bereaved relatives’ perspective: Using pre-testing survey methods across seven countries to develop an international outcome measure. Palliative Medicine.
Article first published online: January 10, 2019 by SAGE

ICBCDP conference 2019

We are delighted to announce the 6th Annual Research Conference of the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying Person "A Good Ending - Good for All". This will incorporate the final conference of the ERANet-LAC CODE project: "International Care Of the Dying Evaluation (CODE): quality of care for cancer patients as perceived by bereaved relatives.
6th to 7th November 2019  | Bergen | Norway

 A Good Ending – Good for All Bergen – Norway 6-7 November 2019  (1.2 MB)

Project Presentation at the ANCP VII th International Congress of Palliative Care Belo Horizonte/Brazil 24.11.2018

Project Presentation at the German Palliative Care Society Conference, 12. DGP Kongress Bremen 5.-8.9.2018

 Internationale 'Care Of the Dying Evaluation' (CODE): Versorgungsqualität von sterbenden Krebspatienten im Krankenhaus aus Sicht der Angehörigen - Verbundprojekt ERANet-LAC CODE Studienprotokoll und erste Ergebnisse  (375 KB)

ICBCDP conference 2018

We are proud to inform about  support by the UNESCO and the Latin American Association of Palliative Care (ALCP) for the conference, which includes work of ERANet-LAC CODE:

5th Annual Research Conference of the International Collaborative for Best Care for the Dying person 2018 “End of Life Care: promoting access with excellence”.

IX National Meeting of the Argentine Association of Medicine and Palliative Care

5th to 9th November 2018 | Buenos Aires | Argentina

 2018 ERANet LAC-Code free presentation Argentina  (1.1 MB)

XII Congreso Internacional de la Sociedad Espanola de Cuidados Paliativos (SECPAL)

 2018 PO Eranet LAC CODE  Tripodoro V SECPAL Spain  (732 KB)
 2018 June SECPAL Congress Eranet Lac Code Poster Tripodoro V (566 KB)

IX Congreso Latinoamericano de Cuidados Paliativos de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Cuidados Paliativos (ALCP) – gripping oral presentation

11/04-14/04/2018  in Santiago, Chile

 2018 ALCP CHILE Eranet Lac Code picture (201 KB)


 CODE International Survey started!  (167 KB)

ICBCDP CONFERENCE: Compassion, Care and Clinical Excellence in Hospital Palliative Care 7th DECEMBER 2017, LIVERPOOL MEDICAL INSTITUTE, MOUNT PLEASANT, LIVERPOOL,-care-and-clinical-excell

16. Deutscher Netzwerk Versorgungsforschung Kongress

04/10-06/10/2017 in Berlin, Germany

Receiving EU-funding for international project