Preventive prescription of medications for the management of potential, catastrophic events in patients with advanced cancer: A Questionnaire Survey among Italian Palliative Care Specialists
Caro Collega,
Ti chiedo di partecipare al questionario online "Preventive prescription of medications for the management of potential, catastrophic events in patients with advanced cancer: A Questionnaire Survey among Italian Palliative Care Specialists” promosso dall'Unità Operativa di Oncologia Medica dell’Azienda Ospedaliera Sant’Andrea di Roma.
Gli eventi cosiddetti "catastrofici" in oncologia come ad esempio un significativo sanguinamento gastrointestinale o un'emottisi massiva rappresentano una condizione possibile e potenzialmente fatale nei pazienti in fase avanzata di malattia. Vengono pertanto definiti eventi catastrofici o critici. Esistono ad oggi pochissime le evidenze in letteratura in merito alla gestione clinica e alla prevenzione di questi eventi così come linee guida che orientino il clinico nella loro gestione.
Il Nostro obiettivo sarà quello di conoscere e descrivere l'approccio dei medici che lavorano in cure palliative in merito alla prescrizione di farmaci e presidi volti alla prevenzione e alla gestione di questi eventi catastrofici.
L’obiettivo della Nostra Survey sarà valutare tra i medici italiani esperti in cure palliative la reale incidenza di questo fenomeno e tutte le caratteristiche ad essa associate.
Tutti i questionati verranno raccolti in forma anonima ed i dati saranno trattati in modo aggregato per garantire l’anonimato.
Il questionario è in lingue inglese ed è accessibile anche dal Tuo smartphone.
La Tua partecipazione è importante e impiegherà meno di 5 minuti.
Ti ringrazio fin da ora per la Tua disponibilità e Ti auguro buon lavoro.
Raffaele Giusti
Please indicate your age *
Please indicate the Italian region where you work *
Please indicate Your Medical Specialization *
Do You Have a Palliative Medicine Specialization or a Certification of Palliative Medicine Consultant? *
In which settings do you work ? *
Required
Do you work predominantly in adult or paediatric palliative medicine? *
What do you consider to be potential catastrophic event(s) that might prompt a pre-emptive medication order? (check all that apply) *
Required
What term do you use when pre-emptively prescribing medication for the management of potential catastrophic events? *
Have you ever pre-emptively prescribed medication(s) for a potential catastrophic event? *
On average, how many times per year do you pre- emptively prescribe medications for potential catastrophic events? (IF YES TO 7)
What proportion of the orders you have written have been administered? (IF YES TO 7)
Based on your training, what do you believe to be the role of preventive prescribed medications for potential catastrophic events? (check all that apply) *
Required
What medication(s) would you pre-emptively prescribe for potential catastrophic events? (check all that apply) *
Required
How would you calculate the medication dose? *
When pre-emptively prescribing these medications, with what frequency would you write them up? *
When pre-emptively prescribing these medications, what route would you specify in your order? (check all that apply) *
Required
When ordering pre-emptive medications for a potential catastrophic event, would you stipulate timing of a medical review? *
What would you stipulate about notifying medical staff to review the patient? (IF YES to 13)
How did you learn about the pre-emptive prescription of medications for potential catastrophic events? (check all that apply) *
Required
How confident do you feel pre-emptively prescribing medications for potential catastrophic events? *
Are you aware of any adverse outcomes for patients, staff or family/caregivers, that have occurred because of the pre-emptive prescription of medications for a potential catastrophic event? *
Are you aware of any adverse outcomes for patients, staff or family/caregivers, that have occurred because medications WERE NOT pre-emptively prescribed for a potential catastrophic event? *
Would your practice around pre-emptive medication prescription vary depending on location of care, e.g. hospital versus home? *
Do you have any ethical or other concerns about this area of practice? *
Do you feel that nursing staff receive adequate training around when to administer medications that have been pre-emptively prescribed for apotential catastrophic event? *
Does this impact whether you prescribe these medications? *
Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service