Effects of a support group programme for family members of patients with life-threatening illness during ongoing palliative care

Palliative Medicine, 05/11/2012

The intervention, including a support group programme delivered to family members of patients with life–threatening illness during ongoing palliative care, proved to be effective in certain domains of caregiving. No negative outcomes were detected. The results indicate that this intervention could be implemented and delivered to family members during ongoing palliative care.

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