Does a social model of hospice day care affect advanced cancer patients' use of other health and social services? A prospective quasi-experimental trial

Alternate title: 
J2 - Support Care Cancer
Secondary title: 
T2 - Supportive Care in Cancer
Short title: 
Does a social model of hospice day care affect advanced cancer patients' use of other health and social services? A prospective quasi-experimental trial
Authors: 
Higginson, Irene J.
Gao, Wei
Amesbury, Brendan
Normand, Charles
Volume: 
18
Start page: 
627-37
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 4,
Date: 
May
Year: 
2010
Accession number: 
19669169
Database: 
MEDLINE RCTs
Number: 
M1 - 5
Serial: 
1433-7339
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
4838
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00520-009-0706-3
Notes: 
N1 - Higginson IJ
Gao W
Amesbury B
Normand C
Key words: 
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Case-Control Studies
Day Care
England
Female
Great Britain
*Health Services/ut [Utilization]
*Hospice Care
Humans
Interviews as Topic
Male
Middle Aged
*Models, Theoretical
Neoplasms
Prospective Studies
*Social Work/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 4: Support