Living and dying: responsibility for end-of-life care in care homes without on-site nursing provision - a prospective study

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Handley, M; Goodman, C; Froggatt, K; Mathie, E; Gage, Heather; Manthorpe, J; Barclay, S; Crang, C; Iliffe, S;
(2014)
  • Publisher: WILEY-BLACKWELL
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.17863/CAM.33555, doi: 10.1111/hsc.12055
  • Subject: Professional Role | England | Professional-Patient Relations | Aged | Terminal Care | Middle Aged | Medical Staff | Prospective Studies | Attitude of Health Personnel | Qualitative Research | Aged, 80 and over | Female | Humans | Advance Care Planning | Nursing Homes | Male

The aim of the study was to describe the expectations and experiences of end-of-life care of older people resident in care homes, and how care home staff and the healthcare practitioners who visited the care home interpreted their role. A mixed-method design was used. T... View more
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