TITLE

Met and unmet needs in hospital-based home care: qualitative evaluation through open-ended questions

AUTHOR(S)
Milberg, A.; Strang, P.
PUB. DATE
November 2000
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;Nov2000, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p533
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the next-of-kins' satisfaction and dissatisfaction with the palliative home care provided, using open-ended qualitative questions. Positive and negative aspects of hospital-based home care (HBHC); Recommendations for improvement of HBHC.
ACCESSION #
3940984

 

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