TITLE

QuickStats

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/11/2011, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p143
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A graph is presented that shows the increase in the number of patients discharged from hospice care in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
58843173

 

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