Support of cancer patients' spiritual needs and associations with medical care costs at the end of life Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Care Costs
  • Neoplasms
  • Palliative Care
  • Terminal Care

abstract

  • Cancer patients reporting that their spiritual needs are not well supported by the health care team have higher EOL costs, particularly among minorities and high religious coping patients.

publication date

  • December 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3177963

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.26221

PubMed ID

  • 21563177

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 5383

end page

  • 91

volume

  • 117

number

  • 23