Characteristics of the case mix, organisation and delivery in cancer palliative care: a challenge for good-quality research.

OBJECTIVES Palliative care (PC) services and patients differ across countries. Data on PC delivery paired with medical and self-reported data are seldom reported. Aims were to describe (1) PC organisation and services in participating centres and (2) characteristics of patients in PC programmes. METHODS This was an international prospective multicentre… (More)