Are advance directives associated with better hospice care?

Alternate title: 
J2 - J Am Geriatr Soc
Secondary title: 
T2 - Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Short title: 
Are advance directives associated with better hospice care?
Authors: 
Ache, Kevin
Harrold, Joan
Harris, Pamela
Dougherty, Meredith
Casarett, David
Volume: 
62
Start page: 
1091-6
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 4
Date: 
Jun
Year: 
2014
Accession number: 
24852308
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 6
Serial: 
1532-5415
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
ID: 
12341
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jgs.12851
Notes: 
N1 - Ache K Harrold J Harris P Dougherty M Casarett D 021780-02 (United States PHS HHS)
Key words: 
*Advance Directives
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Cohort Studies
Female
*Hospice Care/st [Standards]
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
*Quality of Health Care
Retrospective Studies
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 4: Support