Prevalence and Outcomes of Patients Meeting Palliative Care Consultation Triggers in Neurological Intensive Care Units.

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BACKGROUND Palliative care needs among patients in the neurological intensive care unit (neuroICU) are poorly characterized. Our aim was to explore the prevalence and type of potential palliative care consultation triggers in neuroICUs. METHODS We conducted a retrospective cohort study of neuroICU admissions in Project IMPACT from 2001 to 2008. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12028-015-0143-8

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@article{Creutzfeldt2015PrevalenceAO, title={Prevalence and Outcomes of Patients Meeting Palliative Care Consultation Triggers in Neurological Intensive Care Units.}, author={Claire J Creutzfeldt and Hannah Wunsch and Jeffrey R. Curtis and M. L. Hua}, journal={Neurocritical care}, year={2015}, volume={23 1}, pages={14-21} }