Do community specialist palliative care services that provide home nursing increase rates of home death for people with life-limiting illnesses? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative studies

Alternate title: 
J2 - J Pain Symptom Manage
Secondary title: 
T2 - Journal of Pain & Symptom Management
Short title: 
Do community specialist palliative care services that provide home nursing increase rates of home death for people with life-limiting illnesses? A systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative studies
Authors: 
Luckett, Tim
Davidson, Patricia M.
Lam, Lawrence
Phillips, Jane
Currow, David C.
Agar, Meera
Volume: 
45
Start page: 
279-97
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 4, audit
Date: 
Feb
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
22917710
Database: 
MEDLINE SR
Number: 
M1 - 2
Serial: 
1873-6513
Type of work: 
M3 - Meta-Analysis
Review
ID: 
12302
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2012.02.017
Notes: 
N1 - Luckett T
Davidson PM
Lam L
Phillips J
Currow DC
Agar M
S0885-3924(12)00261-8
Key words: 
*Chronic Disease/mo [Mortality]
*Chronic Disease/nu [Nursing]
*Community Health Services/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
*Home Nursing/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
*Hospice Care/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Humans
*Palliative Care/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Prevalence
*Quality of Life
Risk Assessment
Survival Analysis
Survival Rate
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 4: Support
Other annotations: 
Audit