How integrated are neurology and palliative care services? Results of a multicentre mapping exercise

@inproceedings{Vliet2016HowIA,
  title={How integrated are neurology and palliative care services? Results of a multicentre mapping exercise},
  author={Liesbeth M. van Vliet and Wei Gao and Daniel DiFrancesco and Vincent Crosby and Andrew Wilcock and Anthony Byrne and Ammar Al-Chalabi and Kallol Ray Chaudhuri and Catherine J. Evans and Eli Silber and Carolyn A Young and Farida Malik and Rachel Quibell and Irene J Higginson},
  booktitle={BMC neurology},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Patients affected by progressive long-term neurological conditions might benefit from specialist palliative care involvement. However, little is known on how neurology and specialist palliative care services interact. This study aimed to map the current level of connections and integration between these services. METHODS The mapping exercise was conducted in eight centres with neurology and palliative care services in the United Kingdom. The data were provided by the respective… CONTINUE READING
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