Early versus delayed initiation of concurrent palliative oncology care: Patient outcomes in the ENABLE III randomized controlled trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Neoplasms
  • Palliative Care
  • Time-to-Treatment

abstract

  • Early-entry participants' patient-reported outcomes and resource use were not statistically different; however, their survival 1-year after enrollment was improved compared with those who began 3 months later. Understanding the complex mechanisms whereby PC may improve survival remains an important research priority.

publication date

  • May 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4404422

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2014.58.6362

PubMed ID

  • 25800768

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1438

end page

  • 45

volume

  • 33

number

  • 13