This billingual article describes the findings of a cross-sectional, self-administered survey of Canadian family physicians and other health professionals investigating perceived barriers and enablers of advance care planning (ACP) in the primary care setting. 9 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.
The authors conducted a systematic review to identify relevant contextual elements, program features, implementation principles, and impacted outcomes to inform policy and practice. 49 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.
This study underscores the need to consider gender identify and sexual orientation at end-of-life. In particular, recognition of intersectionality and social locations is crucial to facilitating positive aging experiences and end-of-life care. 10 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.
The authors explored how discussions about life-sustaining treatment occur and examined the factors which influence physician’s communication strategies with the aim of providing novel insights into how communication can be improved. 15 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.
The study described in this article outlines important strategic areas in conversations to be considered in having difficult conversations. 5 pages. Last reviewed March 2019. The resource link works using google chrome but not internet explorer.
This publication summarizes the literature on the evidence of using endocannabinoid system medications and their ability to modulate neuroinflammation and oxidative stress in Alzheimer’s Disease. 15 pages. Last reviewed March 2019.