TITLE

Palliative care involvement in patients stopping haemodialysis

AUTHOR(S)
Rich, A.; Ellershaw, J.; Ahmad, R.
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;Nov2001, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p513
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the association between palliative care and patients with chronic renal failure. Risk of stopping dialysis treatment on patients; Influence of palliative treatment on the decline of risk of patients; Symptoms control of patients without dialysis treatment.
ACCESSION #
5559895

 

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