Hospitalisations at the end of life: using a sentinel surveillance network to study hospital use and associated patient, disease and healthcare factors

Alternate title: 
J2 - BMC Health Serv Res
Secondary title: 
T2 - BMC health services research
Short title: 
Hospitalisations at the end of life: using a sentinel surveillance network to study hospital use and associated patient, disease and healthcare factors
Authors: 
Van den Block, Lieve
Deschepper, Reginald
Drieskens, Katrien
Bauwens, Sabien
Bilsen, Johan
Bossuyt, Nathalie
Deliens, Luc
Volume: 
7
Start page: 
69
Annotations: 
Type D, audit, Priority 4
Year: 
2007
Accession number: 
17488520
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Serial: 
1472-6963
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
13095
Notes: 
N1 - Van den Block L Deschepper R Drieskens K Bauwens S Bilsen J Bossuyt N Deliens L
Key words: 
Adult
Belgium/ep [Epidemiology]
Decision Making
*Family Practice/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Female
*Hospital Mortality
*Hospitalization/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Hospitalization/td [Trends]
Hospitals/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
*Hospitals/ut [Utilization]
Humans
Length of Stay
Male
Middle Aged
*Physician's Practice Patterns/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Physician's Practice Patterns/td [Trends]
Questionnaires
Retrospective Studies
*Sentinel Surveillance
*Terminal Care
Time Factors
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 4: Support
Other annotations: 
Audit