End-of-life discussions, goal attainment, and distress at the end of life: Predictors and outcomes of receipt of care consistent with preferences Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Patient Preference
  • Physician-Patient Relations
  • Terminal Care
  • Terminally Ill

abstract

  • Patients with cancer are more likely to receive EOL care that is consistent with their preferences when they have had the opportunity to discuss their wishes for EOL care with a physician.

publication date

  • March 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2834470

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2009.25.4672

PubMed ID

  • 20124172

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1203

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 28

number

  • 7