Flow diagrams in advanced cancer and other diseases

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  • Palliative treatment

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ContributionsRegnard, Claude
LC ClassificationsWB 310 REG 1995
The Physical Object
Number of Pages108
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Open LibraryOL21072459M
ISBN 100340613890

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Objective For registries that routinely delay case registration, the flow method does not accurately describe their completeness over time.

A modification to allow for such a delay is proposed and tested. Methods Using original data set from Ticino Cancer Registry, Switzerland, a new data set (the delayed data set) was created by adding two years to the date of registration for each Cited by: 5.

Recognising the dying phase shifts focus of care from disease management to the patient’s priorities and symptoms #### Key points Every year, more than half a million people die in the United Kingdom, and over half of these deaths occur in hospital.

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