Length of survival of patients with cancer in hospice: a retrospective analysis of patients treated at a major cancer center versus other practice settings

Alternate title: 
J2 - J Palliat Med
Secondary title: 
T2 - Journal of palliative medicine
Short title: 
Length of survival of patients with cancer in hospice: a retrospective analysis of patients treated at a major cancer center versus other practice settings
Authors: 
Younis, Tallal
Milch, Robert
Abul-Khoudoud, Nawal
Lawrence, David
Mirand, Amy
Levine, Ellis G.
Volume: 
10
Start page: 
381-9
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 1, prognosis
Date: 
Apr
Year: 
2007
Accession number: 
17472510
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 2
Serial: 
1096-6218
Type of work: 
M3 - Comparative Study Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
13172
Notes: 
N1 - Younis T Milch R Abul-Khoudoud N Lawrence D Mirand A Levine EG Comment in: J Palliat Med. 2007 Apr;10(2):290-2; PMID: 17472496
Key words: 
Adult
Aged
Cancer Care Facilities/cl [Classification]
*Cancer Care Facilities/ut [Utilization]
Cohort Studies
Female
Hospices/cl [Classification]
*Hospices/ut [Utilization]
Humans
Karnofsky Performance Status
*Length of Stay/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Male
Middle Aged
Neoplasms/cl [Classification]
*Neoplasms/mo [Mortality]
New York/ep [Epidemiology]
*Palliative Care
Prognosis
Proportional Hazards Models
Quality Indicators, Health Care
Survival Analysis
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 1: Recognise
Other annotations: 
Prognosis