Hospice utilization in nursing homes: association with facility end-of-life care practices

Alternate title: 
J2 - Gerontologist
Secondary title: 
T2 - Gerontologist
Short title: 
Hospice utilization in nursing homes: association with facility end-of-life care practices
Authors: 
Zheng, Nan Tracy
Mukamel, Dana B.
Caprio, Thomas V.
Temkin-Greener, Helena
Volume: 
53
Start page: 
817-27
Annotations: 
Type C, Priority 1, service delivery
Date: 
Oct
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
23231947
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 5
Serial: 
1758-5341
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
13183
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/geront/gns153
Notes: 
N1 - Zheng NT Mukamel DB Caprio TV Temkin-Greener H R010727 (United States PHS HHS)
Key words: 
Advance Directives
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Cohort Studies
Enteral Nutrition/ut [Utilization]
Female
*Hospice Care/ut [Utilization]
Hospitalization/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Humans
Length of Stay
Male
Nursing Homes/st [Standards]
*Nursing Homes/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
*Quality of Health Care
Referral and Consultation/st [Standards]
Referral and Consultation/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Retrospective Studies
Terminal Care/st [Standards]
*Terminal Care/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Types of evidence: 
Type C
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 1: Recognise
Other annotations: 
Service delivery