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Table 4 Participants’ beliefs regarding ALDS care

From: Integrated respiratory and palliative care leads to high levels of satisfaction: a survey of patients and carers

Does the ALDS team listen carefully to you?
  Patients Carers
Yes, definitely 59 (92.2%) 21 (87.5%)
Yes, somewhat 5 (7.8%) 2 (8.3%)
No 0 0
Don’t know 0 1 (4.2%)
Are you given a chance to express your views with the ALDS team?
 Yes, definitely 59 (92.2%) 22 (91.7%)
 Yes, somewhat 5 (7.8%) 2 (8.3%)
 No 0 0
 Don’t know 0 0
Do you have enough say in decisions about treatment or care?
 Yes, definitely 55 (85.9%) 21 (87.5%)
 Yes, somewhat 7 (10.9%) 3 (12.5%)
 No 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%)
 Don’t know 2 (3.1%) 0 (0.0%)
Does the ALDS team treat you with respect and dignity?
 Yes, definitely 60 (93.8%) 23 (95.8%)
 Yes, somewhat 2 (3.1%) 1 (4.2%)
 No 0 0
 Don’t know 2 (3.1%) 0
Do you have trust and confidence in the ALDS team?
 Yes, definitely 57 (89%) 23 (95.8%)
 Yes, somewhat 6 (9.4%) 1 (4.2%)
 No 1 (1.6%) 0
 Don’t know 0 0