Home Hospice Caregivers’ Perceived Information Needs Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Delivery of Health Care, Integrated
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Mass Screening
  • Mental Health Services
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Primary Health Care

abstract

  • Our study indicates that approximately half of the informal caregivers had unmet information needs. Further research is needed to identify efficacious strategies to best meet the information needs of this group. Specific topics that need emphasis include what hospice care is, what to expect at the EoL, and what level of support hospice offers.

publication date

  • April 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/1049909118805413

PubMed ID

  • 30301363

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 302

end page

  • 307

volume

  • 36

number

  • 4