TITLE

End-stage renal disease patients need hospice care

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Hospice Management Advisor;Apr2007, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers views from hospice care professionals Alvin H. Moss and Malene Davis regarding the necessity of providing palliative and hospice care for renal disease patients. Moss reports on the renal disease workgroup funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in Princeton, New Jersey to address the issue that only few renal disease patients receive palliative services. Moss focuses on the need to educate healthcare providers to improve hospice care access of dialysis patients.
ACCESSION #
24945902

 

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