TITLE

End-of-life planning framework calls for fewer checklists

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/11/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 1, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the development of an end-of-life planning framework in Canada. It notes that the framework is being developed by the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA). According to the author, the framework highlights that important role family doctors play in encouraging a family in advance care planning. He adds that it has been linked to the increase of satisfaction with patients and its family.
ACCESSION #
58604645

 

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