TITLE

National guideline changed Dutch palliative sedation practices

AUTHOR(S)
Adams, Stacey L.
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Hem/Onc Today;4/10/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study on the role of the introduction of a national guideline for continuous palliative sedation in improving drug prescribing and increasing patient involvement in decision making in the Netherlands.
ACCESSION #
37292883

 

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