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The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community: a nationwide study

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The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community : a nationwide study. / Abarshi, Ebun; Echteld, Michael A; Van den Block, Lieve et al.

In: Age and Ageing, Vol. 39, No. 6, 2010, p. 716-722.

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Abarshi, E, Echteld, MA, Van den Block, L, Donker, G, Deliens, L & Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B 2010, 'The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community: a nationwide study', Age and Ageing, vol. 39, no. 6, pp. 716-722. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afq097

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Abarshi, E., Echteld, M. A., Van den Block, L., Donker, G., Deliens, L., & Onwuteaka-Philipsen, B. (2010). The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community: a nationwide study. Age and Ageing, 39(6), 716-722. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afq097

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Abarshi E, Echteld MA, Van den Block L, Donker G, Deliens L, Onwuteaka-Philipsen B. The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community: a nationwide study. Age and Ageing. 2010;39(6):716-722. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afq097

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Abarshi, Ebun ; Echteld, Michael A ; Van den Block, Lieve et al. / The oldest old and GP end-of-life care in the Dutch community : a nationwide study. In: Age and Ageing. 2010 ; Vol. 39, No. 6. pp. 716-722.

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abstract = "Provision of adequate care for the oldest old is increasingly crucial, given the current ageing trends. This study explores differences in end-of-life care of the oldest (≥85 years) versus the younger (65-84 years) old; testing the hypothesis that age could be an independent correlate of receiving specialised palliative care services (SPCS), having palliative-centred treatment and dying in a preferred place.",
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