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    Palliative Care Outcome Scale (POS)

    Author(s)
    Higginson I
    Purpose
      Pathology:
    Neoplasms

      Disease:
    Generic for neoplasms

      Objective:
    To help clinical practitioners meet people's palliative care needs

      Population:
    Terminal patients
    Characteristics
      Type of instrument:
    Quality of life

      Mode of administration:
    Nurse-rated
    Physician-rated
    Self-administered

    [ Staff version: Nurse-rated or Physician-rated
    Patient version: Self-administered ]

      Number of items:
    Staff version:13, Patient version:12

      Existence of database:
    No

      Time recall:
    Over the last 3 days
     
    Language(s)
      Original language:
    English for the UK

      List of existing translations:
    (the translations may not have undergone a full linguistic validation process. Please check status of translations with Mapi Research Trust / the developers / copyright holders / distributors)

    Staff version:

    Cambodian
    Italian
     Spanish for Dominican Republic
     Spanish for Spain
    German (Austria and Germany)
    Portuguese for Portugal
     
     

    Patient version:

     Cambodian
     Italian
     Spanish for Dominican Republic
     Urdu
     German (Austria and Germany)
     Punjabi
     Spanish for Spain
     


     

     

     


    Last update: October 2006
    Last update in collaboration with the author: 2002


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