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Public knowledge of hospices
 — a street survey of general knowledge of hospices and specific knowledge of a local National Health Service continuing care unit
Author(s)Mary L M Gilhooly, Kathryn McCann
Journal titleHealth Bulletin, vol 43, no 5, September 1985
Pagespp 233-239
KeywordsTerminal care ; Social surveys ; Aberdeen.
AnnotationThis survey in Aberdeen found low levels of knowledge of hospices in general and of the local continuing care unit in particular. The study was part of a larger project on doctors' decision making in the placement of terminally ill cancer patients. (RH).
Accession NumberCPA-930728074
ClassmarkLV: 3F: 9ND

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