Uncovering the decision-making work of transferring dying patients home from critical care units: An integrative review.

AIMS To understand how decisions are made to transfer dying patients home from critical care units. BACKGROUND Many people prefer a home death, but a high proportion die in critical care units. Transferring dying patients home is recognized to be complex but transfer decision-making itself remains unclear. DESIGN Integrative review. DATA SOURCES Seven… CONTINUE READING