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How do expatriate health workers cope with needs to provide palliative care in humanitarian emergency assistance? A qualitative study with in-depth interviews

Published inPalliative Medicine, vol. 32, no. 10, p. 1567-1574
Publication date2018
Abstract

Given the worldwide increase of chronic diseases, expatriate health workers on assignment with humanitarian emergency organisations can face more clinical situations that require advanced pain control or palliative care. Multiple reasons can prevent the provision of this care.

Keywords
  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Adult
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Female
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Pain Management
  • Palliative Care/psychology
  • Qualitative Research
  • Relief Work
Citation (ISO format)
SCHNEIDER, Martin, CHAPPUIS, François, PAUTEX, Sophie Marie. How do expatriate health workers cope with needs to provide palliative care in humanitarian emergency assistance? A qualitative study with in-depth interviews. In: Palliative Medicine, 2018, vol. 32, n° 10, p. 1567–1574. doi: 10.1177/0269216318794091
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