A population-based study of age inequalities in access to palliative care among cancer patients

Alternate title: 
J2 - Med Care
Secondary title: 
T2 - Medical care
Short title: 
A population-based study of age inequalities in access to palliative care among cancer patients
Authors: 
Burge, Frederick I.
Lawson, Beverley J.
Johnston, Grace M.
Grunfeld, Eva
Volume: 
46
Start page: 
1203-11
Annotations: 
Type D, Service delivery
Date: 
Dec
Year: 
2008
Accession number: 
19300309
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 12
Serial: 
1537-1948
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
ID: 
12465
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0b013e31817d931d
Notes: 
N1 - Burge FI Lawson BJ Johnston GM Grunfeld E 80067-1 (Canada Canadian Institutes of Health Research)
Key words: 
Adult
Age Factors
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Female
Health Services Accessibility/og [Organization & Administration]
Health Services Accessibility/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Health Services Research
*Healthcare Disparities/og [Organization & Administration]
Healthcare Disparities/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
*Neoplasms/th [Therapy]
Nova Scotia
*Palliative Care/og [Organization & Administration]
Palliative Care/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Residence Characteristics
Retrospective Studies
Sex Factors
Social Support
Socioeconomic Factors
*Terminal Care/og [Organization & Administration]
Terminal Care/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Young Adult
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Other annotations: 
Service delivery