Predictors of access to palliative care services among patients who died at a Comprehensive Cancer Center.
- Published Article
Journal of palliative medicine
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2007
APCS was lower among patients with hematologic malignancies and those admitted to the ICU. APCS resulted in a lower cost of care. Mortality in comprehensive cancer centers is quite variable among different primary malignancies. More research is needed to better define patterns of referral.
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