Hospital at home: home-based end of life care.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011;(7):CD009231
Authors: Shepperd S, Wee B, Straus SE
The policy in a number of countries is to provide people with a terminal illness the choice of dying at home. This policy is supported by surveys indicating that the general public and patients with a terminal illness would prefer to receive end of life care at home.
PMID: 21735440 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]