Hospice Use Among Patients with Heart Failure.


Journal Article (Review)

Despite its many benefits, hospice care is underused for patients with heart failure. This paper discusses the factors contributing to this underuse and offers recommendations to optimise use for patients with heart failure and proposes metrics to optimise quality of hospice care for this patient group.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Cross, SH; Kamal, AH; Taylor, DH; Warraich, HJ

Published Date

  • May 24, 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 93 - 98

PubMed ID

  • 31179019

Pubmed Central ID

  • 31179019

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2057-7559

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2057-7540

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.15420/cfr.2019.2.2


  • eng