TITLE

Differences in care received by patients with and without dementia who died during acute hospital admission: a retrospective case note study

AUTHOR(S)
Sampson, Elizabeth L.; Gould, Vivienne; Lee, Dan; Blanchard, Martin R.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Age & Ageing;Mar2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p187
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a retrospective case note study on the differences in the medical care received by patients with and without dementia who died during acute hospital admission. Definition of dementia; Items used to assess end-of-life care; Demographic data on patients with and without dementia who died during hospital admission.
ACCESSION #
20392445

 

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