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Hospital at home increases the chances of dying at home


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  • Website: Evidently Cochrane
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Research evidence shows that home-based end of life care increases the chances that people will die at home. It may not be everyone's preference to die at home and a person's preferred place for end of life care can change as their symptoms and illness change.


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death, bereavement, care home, hospice, palliative, pain


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Rated on: 5/17/2017 4:33:39 PM

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