End-of-life care in residential care homes: A retrospective study of the perspectives of family members using the VOICES questionnaire

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Abstract

Background: In Europe, residential care homes (RCHs) are replacing hospitals as the place where death occurs, and they play an important role in end-of-life (EOL) care. Objective: The aim was to describe the quality of care during the last 3 months and last 3 days of life of those who died in RCHs as reported by family members. We also investigated whether there were differences in the EOL care of younger patients (

Detaljer

Författare
Enheter & grupper
Externa organisationer
  • Umeå University
  • Karolinska University Hospital
Forskningsområden

Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ) – OBLIGATORISK

  • Omvårdnad

Nyckelord

Originalspråkengelska
Sidor (från-till)72-84
TidskriftScandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences
Volym31
Utgåva nummer1
StatusPublished - 2017
PublikationskategoriForskning
Peer review utfördJa