Impact and timing of palliative care referral.

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50 Background: Recent studies suggest that early integration of palliative care services into the care of patients with advanced cancer can improve end of life care. Unfortunately, there are insufficient resources for all advanced cancer to see palliative care from time of diagnosis. This 2012 CMS innovation award is attempting to improve identification of… (More)
DOI: 10.1200/jco.2014.32.31_suppl.50

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@article{Read2014ImpactAT, title={Impact and timing of palliative care referral.}, author={Paul W. Read and George J. Stukenborg and Margaret Barclay and Patrick M Dillon and Harrison James and J. Elaine Barclay}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2014}, volume={32 31_suppl}, pages={50} }