Comparison between home and hospital as the place of death for individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the last stages of illness.

  • Mitsuko Ushikubo
  • Published 2015 in The American journal of hospice & palliative care

Abstract

INTRODUCTION Healthcare providers need to better understand the end-of-life situations of in-home amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) patients to support their desires about where to die and to allow peaceful death. PURPOSE To clarify the situations of individuals with ALS in the last stages of illness according to the place of death as reported by home… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1049909114525259

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@article{Ushikubo2015ComparisonBH, title={Comparison between home and hospital as the place of death for individuals with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the last stages of illness.}, author={Mitsuko Ushikubo}, journal={The American journal of hospice & palliative care}, year={2015}, volume={32 4}, pages={417-26} }