Further Room For Improvements in End of Life Care (BBC News / RCP)

Summary

End of life care in the UK has previously been assessed to be possibly the best in the world, but a Royal College of Physicians audit report identifies local variations in the quality of hospital care for the dying.

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Mundasad, S. (2016). Around the clock care for dying ‘not good enough’ London: BBC Health News, March 31st 2016.

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New RCP End of Life Care Audit shows steady progress in care of dying people. London: Royal College of Physicians, March 30th 2016.

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End of Life Care Audit – Dying in Hospital: National report for England 2016. London: Royal College of Physicians, March 29th 2016.

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