Attitudes and Barriers to Involvement in Palliative Care by Australian Urban General Practitioners

Rhee JJ, Zwar N, Vagholkar S, Dennis S, Boradbent AM and Mitchell, Geoffrey K. (2008) Attitudes and Barriers to Involvement in Palliative Care by Australian Urban General Practitioners. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 11 7: 980-985. doi:10.1089/jpm.2007.0251


Author Rhee JJ
Zwar N
Vagholkar S
Dennis S
Boradbent AM
Mitchell, Geoffrey K.
Title Attitudes and Barriers to Involvement in Palliative Care by Australian Urban General Practitioners
Journal name Journal of Palliative Medicine   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1096-6218
Publication date 2008-01-01
Year available 2008
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1089/jpm.2007.0251
Open Access Status DOI
Volume 11
Issue 7
Start page 980
End page 985
Total pages 6
Place of publication NEW ROCHELLE
Publisher Mary Ann Liebert Inc
Language eng
Subject C1
920211 Palliative Care
111717 Primary Health Care
Abstract Objective: Despite being ideally placed to provide care to patients with terminal illness, many general practitioners (GPs) are not involved in palliative care. This study aimed to determine the level of participation of Australian urban GPs in palliative care, and to determine the main barriers facing them in providing this care.
Keyword Health Care Sciences & Services
Health Care Sciences & Services
HEALTH CARE SCIENCES & SERVICES
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: 2009 Higher Education Research Data Collection
Discipline of General Practice Publications
 
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