Patterns of access to community palliative care services: a literature review.

@article{Walshe2009PatternsOA,
  title={Patterns of access to community palliative care services: a literature review.},
  author={Catherine Walshe and Chris J. Todd and Ann L Caress and Carolyn Anne Chew-Graham},
  journal={Journal of pain and symptom management},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 5},
  pages={884-912}
}
Policies state that access to palliative care should be provided according to principles of equity. Such principles would include the absence of disparities in access to health care that are systematically associated with social advantage. A review of the literature a decade ago identified that patients with different characteristics used community palliative care services in variable ways that appeared inequitable. The objective of this literature review was to review recent literature to… CONTINUE READING

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