Source: BMC Palliative Care 2017; 16 (1): 34
Date of publication: May 2017
Publication type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: This systematic review examines the quantity and quality of data-based research aimed at improving the processes and outcomes associated with delivering end-of-life care in hospital settings. The study concludes that more methodologically robust studies are needed to evaluate the impact of interventions on end-of-life processes, including whether changes in processes translate to improved end-of-life outcomes.
Length of publication: 13 pages