Development of public health priorities for end-of-life initiatives.

  title={Development of public health priorities for end-of-life initiatives.},
  author={J. Rao and Jeanne Alongi and L. Anderson and L. Jenkins and George-Ann Stokes and M. Kane},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  volume={29 5},
  • J. Rao, Jeanne Alongi, +3 authors M. Kane
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • American journal of preventive medicine
  • OBJECTIVE Recently, end-of-life (EOL) issues have captured the attention of the public health community. This study reports a project to help state health departments better understand their potential role in addressing EOL issues and develop initial priorities for EOL activities. METHODS The project involved two studies. Study 1 (October 2002 to September 2003) involved a concept mapping process to solicit and organize recommendations from key stakeholders. Concept mapping integrates… CONTINUE READING

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