Euthanasia and other end of life decisions and care provided in final three months of life: nationwide retrospective study in Belgium.
Publication Type:Journal Article
Source:BMJ (Clinical research ed.), Volume 339, p.b2772 (2009)
Keywords:Adolescent, Adult, Advance Care Planning, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Belgium, Child, Child, Preschool, Decision Making, Delivery of Health Care, Eurosentimelc, Euthanasia, Family Practice, Humans, Infant, Middle Aged, Retrospective Studies, Terminal Care, Young Adult
To explore the relation between the care provided in the final three months of life and the prevalence and types of end of life decisions in Belgium. Design Two year nationwide retrospective study, 2005-6 (SENTI-MELC study).