• Simon ST, Higginson IJ, Booth S, Harding R, Weingärtner V, Bausewein C. Benzodiazepines for the relief of breathlessness in advanced malignant and non-malignant diseases in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016:10
  • Abdallah SJ, Wilkinson-Maitland C, Saad N, Li PZ, Smith BM, Bourbeau J, Jensen D. Effect of morphine on breathlessness and exercise endurance in advanced COPD: a randomised crossover trial. Eur Respir J. 2017;50

Râle du mourant

  • Campbell ML. Death rattle is not associated with patient respiratory distress: is pharmacologic treatment indicated? J Palliat Med 2013;16:1255-9
  • Lokker ME. Prevalence, impact, and treatment of death rattle: a systematic review. JPSM, 2014 Jan;47(1):105-22
  • Mercadante S. Hyoscine Butylbromide for the Management of Death Rattle: Sooner Rather Than Later. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 Dec; 56(6):902-907


  • Mücke M; Mochamat, Cuhls H, and al. Pharmacological treatments for fatigue associated with palliative care. Cochrane. Database Syst Rev. 2015 May 30;(5):CD006788.


  • Pautex S. Genton G. Indications à la nutrition artificielle chez les patients en soins palliatifs Forum Med Suisse. 2019;19(4950):800-802
  • Druml C, Ballmer PE, Druml W, and al. ESPEN guideline on ethical aspects of artificial nutrition and hydration. Clin Nutr. 2016 Jun;35(3): 545-56.

Symptômes digestifs

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  • P. Vayne-Bossert & al, Nausées en soins palliatifs revue de littérature, La gazette médicale 2018
  • Sutherland A, Naessens K, Plugge E, Ware L, Head K, Burton MJ, Wee B. Olanzapine for the prevention and treatment of cancer-related nausea and vomiting in adults. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018;9
  • Hisanaga T; Shinjo T; Morita T et al. Multicenter prospective study on efficacy and safety of octreotide for inoperable malignant bowel obstruction Jpn J Clin Oncol, 40 (2010), pp. 739-745
  • ESMO Guidelines Committee. Diagnosis, assessment and management of constipation in advanced cancer: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines. Ann Oncol. 2018 Oct 1;29 (Supp_4)
  • Adam D Farmer et al. Pathophysiology and management of opioidinduced constipation: European expert consensus statement. United European Gastroenterol J. 2019 March 02; 7(2): 178.
  • Bossi P et al. Diarrhoea in adult cancer patients: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines. Ann Oncol. 2018 Oct 1;29

Soins de bouche

  • CAPP-Info n°37
  • Thanvi J, Bumb D. Impact of dental considerations on the quality of life of oral cancer patients. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol. 2014 Jan;35(1):66- 70. PubMed PMID: 25006287. PMCID: PMC4080666.
  • Eilers J, Berger AM, Petersen MC. Development, testing, and application of the oral assessment guide. Oncology nursing forum. 1988 May-Jun;15(3):325-30.


  • Watt CL, Momoli F, Ansari MT, Sikora L, Bush SH, Hosie A, Kabir M, Rosenberg E, Kanji S, Lawlor PG. The incidence and prevalence of delirium across palliative care settings: A systematic review. Palliat Med. 2019 Sep;33(8):865-877.
  • Grassi L, Caraceni A, Mitchell AJ, Nanni MG, Berardi MA, Caruso R, Riba M. Management of delirium in palliative care: a review. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2015;17:550.


  • S. Mercadante, C. Adile, P. Ferrera, A. Cortegiani, A. Casuccio. Symptom Hyper-Expression in Advanced Cancer Patients With Anxiety and Depression Admitted to an Acute Supportive/Palliative Care Unit. Support Care Cancer, 27 (8), 3081-3088. Aug 2019
  • S. Pautex, V. Toni, P.Bossert, H. Hilleret, D. Ducloux,J Forestier, E. Cabotte, Y. Philippin, H. Guisado, N. Vogt-Ferrier. Anxiété dans le cadre de soins palliatifs. Revue Médicale Suisse. 2006;2(85).


  • Graham, T., Grocott, P., Probst, S., Wanklyn, S., Dawson, J., & Gethin G. (2013) How are topical opioids used to manage painful cutaneous lesions in palliative care? A critical review. International Association for the Study of Pain, 154(10), 1920-1928.
  • Woo, K. Y., Krasner, D. L., Kennedy, B., Wardle, D., & Moir, O. (2015). Palliative wound care management strategies for palliative patients and their circles of care. Advances in Skin & Wound Care, 28(3), 130-140;


  • Higdon ML, Atkinson CJ, Lawrence KV. Oncologic Emergencies: Recognition and Initial Management. Am Fam Physician. 2018 1; 97:741- 748.
  • Mirrakhimov AE. Hypercalcemia of Malignancy: An Update on Pathogenesis and Management. N Am J Med Sci. 2015 7:483-93.

Assistance suicide


  • Díez-Manglano J, Isasi de Isasmendi Pérez S, García Fenoll R, Sánchez LÁ, Formiga F, Giner Galvañ V, Dueñas C, Roca B, Estrada Díaz C, Casariego Vales E; UDMIVI study researchers. Palliative Sedation in Patients Hospitalized in Internal Medicine Departments. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2020; 59(2):302-309.
  • Rietjens JA, van Delden JJ, van der Heide A. Palliative sedation: The end of heated debate? Palliat Med. 2018; 32(11):1639-1640.
  • Ziegler S, Schmid M, Bopp M, Bosshard G, Puhan MA. Continuous Deep Sedation Until Death-a Swiss Death Certificate Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2018;33(7):1052-1059

PSA-Directives anticipées

  • Task Force palliative ch advance care planning
  • Rietjens JAC, Sudore RL, Connolly M, et al.; European Association for Palliative Care. Definition and recommendations for advance care planning: an international consensus supported by the European Association for Palliative Care. Lancet Oncol. 2017 Sep; 18(9):e543-e551.

Informations pratiques

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