Conceptual models for integrating palliative care at cancer centers.

  title={Conceptual models for integrating palliative care at cancer centers.},
  author={Eduardo Bruera and David Hui},
  journal={Journal of palliative medicine},
  volume={15 11},
Palliative care programs are rapidly evolving in acute care facilities. Increased and earlier access has been advocated for patients with life-threatening illnesses. Existing programs would need major growth to accommodate the increased utilization. The objective of this review is to provide an update on the current structures, processes, and outcomes of the Supportive and Palliative Care Program at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (UTMDACC), and to use the update as a… CONTINUE READING
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