Source: Progress in Palliative Care 2012 20(3), p147-153
Date of publication:July 2012
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: This study conducted a recent survey of two English hospital identified patients with palliative care needs and the proportion of these patients whose admission was potentially avoidable. Using these data, the economic impact of avoiding such hospital admissions is estimated.
Length of publication: 7 pages
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