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Introduction: Hospice

Description of Hospice

Hospice: A program that provides special care for people who are near the end of life and for their families, either at home, in freestanding facilities, or within hospitals.
Source: National Institute of Health

Hospice: facility that provides palliative and supportive care for terminally ill patients and their families.
Source: CRISP

Hospice: Facilities or services which are especially devoted to providing palliative and supportive care to the patient with a terminal illness and to the patient's family.
Source: MeSH 2007

Hospice: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Hospice

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Hospice:

Source: CRISP

The description of Hospice may also be used for the following terms:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Hospice

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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