Assessing concordance between patient preferences in advance care plans and in-hospital care.

@article{Oo2018AssessingCB,
  title={Assessing concordance between patient preferences in advance care plans and in-hospital care.},
  author={Nay Myo Oo and Ian A Scott and Raquel Maggacis and Nalaka Rajakaruna},
  journal={Australian health review : a publication of the Australian Hospital Association},
  year={2018}
}
Objective The aims of this study were to assess: (1) concordance between patient preferences stated in advance care plans (ACPs) and hospital care over the subsequent 12 months; (2) change in preferences over time; (3) justifications for discordant care; and (4) effects of ACP completion on hospital utilisation.Methods A retrospective study was conducted of… CONTINUE READING