Length of survival in hospice for cancer patients referred from a comprehensive cancer center

Alternate title: 
J2 - Am J Hosp Palliat Care
Secondary title: 
T2 - American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Short title: 
Length of survival in hospice for cancer patients referred from a comprehensive cancer center
Authors: 
Younis, Tallal
Milch, Robert
Abul-Khoudoud, Nawal
Lawrence, David
Mirand, Amy
Levine, Ellis
Volume: 
26
Start page: 
281-7
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 1, prognosis
Date: 
Aug-Sep
Year: 
2009
Accession number: 
19357376
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 4
Serial: 
1938-2715
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
13171
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049909109333928
Notes: 
N1 - Younis T Milch R Abul-Khoudoud N Lawrence D Mirand A Levine E
Key words: 
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Analysis of Variance
*Cancer Care Facilities/og [Organization & Administration]
Clinical Trials, Phase I as Topic
Comprehensive Health Care/og [Organization & Administration]
Female
*Hospice Care/og [Organization & Administration]
Humans
Kaplan-Meier Estimate
Karnofsky Performance Status
*Length of Stay/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Male
Middle Aged
Multivariate Analysis
Neoplasms/mo [Mortality]
Neoplasms/pc [Prevention & Control]
*Neoplasms
New York/ep [Epidemiology]
Prognosis
Proportional Hazards Models
*Referral and Consultation/og [Organization & Administration]
Registries
Retrospective Studies
Sex Distribution
Survival Rate
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 1: Recognise
Other annotations: 
Prognosis