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Quality of end-of-life care for patients with advanced cancer in an academic medical center.

Dy SM, Asch SM, Lorenz KA, Weeks K, Sharma RK, Wolff AC, Malin JL. Quality of end-of-life care for patients with advanced cancer in an academic medical center. Journal of palliative medicine. 2011 Apr 1; 14(4):451-7.

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Abstract:

In conclusion, Cancer Quality-ASSIST indicators are useful for practical quality assessment of cancer end-of-life care in an academic medical center. These results will serve as useful data for targeting areas for quality improvement and measuring progress.





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