Embedding a Palliative Approach in Nursing Care Delivery: An Integrated Knowledge Synthesis.Sawatzky, Richard PhD; Porterfield, Pat MSN; Roberts, Della MSN; Lee, Joyce PhD; Liang, Leah MSN; Reimer-Kirkham, Sheryl PhD; Pesut, Barb PhD; Schalkwyk, Tilly MSN; Stajduhar, Kelli PhD; Tayler, Carolyn MSA; Baumbusch, Jennifer PhD; Thorne, Sally PhDAdvances in Nursing Science: Post Author Corrections: December 06, 2016 doi: 10.1097/ANS.0000000000000163 Original Article: PDF Only Abstract A palliative approach involves adapting and integrating principles and values from palliative care into the care of persons who have life-limiting conditions throughout their illness trajectories. The aim of this research was to determine what approaches to nursing care delivery support the integration of a palliative approach in hospital, residential, and home care settings. The findings substantiate the importance of embedding the values and tenets of a palliative approach into nursing care delivery, the roles that nurses have in working with interdisciplinary teams to integrate a palliative approach, and the need for practice supports to facilitate that embedding and integration. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives License 4.0 (CCBY-NC-ND), where it is permissible to download and share the work provided it is properly cited. The work cannot be changed in any way or used commercially. Copyright (C) 2017 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.