TITLE

Palliative care: views of patients and their families

AUTHOR(S)
Higginson, Irene; Wade, Angela; McCarthy, Mark
PUB. DATE
August 1990
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/4/90, Vol. 301 Issue 6746, p277
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the problems and needs of terminally ill cancer patients and their family members in Great Britain. Significance of palliative care in both the patient and family; Difficulties in getting doctors to visit at home; Comment on the ratings of general practitioners and district nurses.
ACCESSION #
4909341

 

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