Religious coping and use of intensive life-prolonging care near death in patients with advanced cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Advance Care Planning
  • Neoplasms
  • Religion and Medicine
  • Terminal Care

abstract

  • Positive religious coping in patients with advanced cancer is associated with receipt of intensive life-prolonging medical care near death. Further research is needed to determine the mechanisms for this association.

publication date

  • March 18, 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2869298

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.2009.341

PubMed ID

  • 19293414

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1140

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 301

number

  • 11