A new hospice consulting system for terminal cancer patients in transferring to post-acute care options in Taiwan.

@article{Chang2010ANH,
  title={A new hospice consulting system for terminal cancer patients in transferring to post-acute care options in Taiwan.},
  author={P M-H Chang and Yang-Yu Liu and T. C. Chao and H Lin and M-B Chen and P C-H Chen and T-J Chiou},
  journal={European journal of cancer care},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={267-72}
}
The terminal cancer patients increase needs for hospice care day by day. A new hospice consulting system has been developed in Taiwan to provide options for terminal cancer patients in choosing a suitable post-acute hospice care while a combined hospice care system is also given by the consulting team in the acute wards. Hereinafter is our report. From March 2005 to January 2006, 313 terminal cancer patients were analysed. These patients had signed consent forms for palliative treatment and had… CONTINUE READING