Multidisciplinary Inpatient Palliative Care Intervention

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Palliative care is believed to improve care of patients with life-limiting illnesses. This study evaluated the impact of a multi-center randomized trial of a palliative care team intervention on the quality and cost of care of hospitalized patients. Study subjects were randomized to intervention or usual care. At study end, patients receiving the palliative care intervention reported greater patient satisfaction...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 12 May 2006.

1 Apr 2002 12 May 2006 Unavailable 1 Jul 2004 1 May 2006 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment

Contacts

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