Is there a role for hydration at the end of life?

Alternate title: 
J2 - Curr
Secondary title: 
T2 - Current Opinion in Supportive & Palliative Care
Short title: 
Is there a role for hydration at the end of life?
Authors: 
Dalal, Shalini
Del Fabbro, Egidio
Bruera, Eduardo
Volume: 
3
Start page: 
72-8
Annotations: 
Type E, Priority 5
Date: 
Mar
Year: 
2009
Accession number: 
19365165
Database: 
MEDLINE RCTs
Number: 
M1 - 1
Serial: 
1751-4266
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
Review
ID: 
12270
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SPC.0b013e32832531a5
Notes: 
N1 - Dalal S
Del Fabbro E
Bruera E
R01CA122292-01 (United States NCI NIH HHS)
R01CA124481-01 (United States NCI NIH HHS)
R01NR010162-01A1 (United States NINR NIH HHS)
Key words: 
Dehydration/co [Complications]
Dehydration/px [Psychology]
*Dehydration/th [Therapy]
Delirium/et [Etiology]
*Fluid Therapy
Humans
Practice Guidelines as Topic
Quality of Life
*Terminal Care
Types of evidence: 
Type E
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do