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About PRC

The purpose of the COH-PPRC is to serve as a clearinghouse to disseminate information and resources to assist others in improving the quality of pain management and end of life care.

The COH-PPRC, established in 1995 is a central source for collecting a variety of materials including pain assessment tools, patient education materials, quality assurance materials, endo of life resources, research instruments and other resources.

Categories of Materials

      I.  Quality of Life and Cancer   
          Survivorship

            A.   Lung Cancer
          
 B.   Ovarian Cancer

            C.   Breast Cancer

    II.   
Spirituality


   III.   
Palliative Care
            A.  
Palliative Surgery
            B.   Communication

   IV.   Pain and Symptom Management
            A.  
Pain Assessment Tools
            B.  
Pharmacology/Policies and
                   Procedures

            C.   
Complementary, Alternative,
                   and Integrative Approaches


   V.   Special Populations
            A.  
Family Caregiving
            B.  
Pain Management, Palliative,
                  and Long-Term Care in the
                  Elderly

            C.  
Pediatrics
            D.  
Cultural Considerations in
                  Palliative Care

            E.  
Sickle Cell Disease
            F.  
HIV/AIDS
            G.  
Chronic Non-Malignant Pain
                  and Headache Information


  VI.   Education
            A.  
Professional Competencies
                  and Educational Programs

            B.  
Patient and Family Education

  VII.  
Quality Improvement
            A.  
Cost Effectiveness

 VIII.  
Ethical and Legal Issues

   IX.   
Research Instruments/Resources

    X.   
Other Resources
            A.   
Related Organizations and
                   Websites

 

        Index of Materials- PDF format
            NOTE:  Be aware that the Index of
            Materials is      113 pages in length.

 

 

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