Medical end-of-life decisions: does its use differ in vulnerable patient groups? A systematic review and meta-analysis

Alternate title: 
J2 - Soc Sci Med
Secondary title: 
T2 - Social science & medicine
Short title: 
Medical end-of-life decisions: does its use differ in vulnerable patient groups? A systematic review and meta-analysis
Authors: 
Rietjens, Judith A. C.
Deschepper, Reginald
Pasman, Roeline
Deliens, Luc
Volume: 
74
Start page: 
1282-7
Annotations: 
Type A, Staff
Date: 
Apr
Year: 
2012
Accession number: 
22401644
Database: 
MEDLINE SR
Number: 
M1 - 8
Serial: 
1873-5347
Type of work: 
M3 - Meta-Analysis
Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Review
ID: 
9780
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.12.046
Notes: 
N1 - Rietjens JA
Deschepper R
Pasman R
Deliens L
Key words: 
*Decision Making
Humans
Socioeconomic Factors
*Terminal Care/px [Psychology]
*Vulnerable Populations/px [Psychology]
Vulnerable Populations/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Other annotations: 
Staff