The Validity of Using Health Administrative Data To Identify the Involvement of Specialized Pediatric Palliative Care Teams in Children with Cancer in Ontario, Canada.

BACKGROUND Population-based research to identify underserviced populations and the impact of palliative care (PC) is limited as the validity of such data to identify PC services is largely unknown. OBJECTIVE To determine the validity of using such data to identify the involvement of specialized pediatric PC teams among children with cancer. DESIGN… CONTINUE READING