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hospice environment

Known as: Hospice, Hospices 
An establishment that provides palliative and supportive care for terminally ill patients and their families via physical, psychological, social and… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Palliative care acknowledges the historical origin of the hospice developed in the UK during the 20th century. Palliative care… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
PURPOSE An American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) provisional clinical opinion (PCO) offers timely clinical direction to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE To determine whether the place of death for patients with cancer is associated with patients' quality of life (QoL) at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Abstract From 19th century roots, palliative care developed in the later part of the 20th century as a social movement and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To characterize the aggressiveness of end-of-life cancer treatment for older adults on Medicare, and its relationship to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Children with complex chronic conditions (CCCs) might benefit from pediatric supportive care services, such as home… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The Palliative Performance Scale (PPS), a modification of the Karnofsky Performance Scale, is presented as a new tool for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Each year more than 220,000 Medicare beneficiaries receive care from hospice programs designed to enhance the quality… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • C. Davis
  • British Journal of Cancer
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 12018937
The multi-disciplinary nature of palliative care is emphasized throughout the book. As palliative care has become an established… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
To complement the hard variables generally used in the assessment of different treatments for cancer and other chronic diseases… Expand
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