BMJ (Clinical Research Edition)
Objective: To evaluate the use of healthcare resources during the last six months of life among patients of US hospitals with strong reputations for high quality care in managing chronic illness.
Wennberg, J. E.; Fisher, Elliot S.; Stukel, Therese A.; and Skinner, Jonathan S., "Use of Hospitals, Physician Visits, and Hospice Care during Last Six Months of Life among Cohorts Loyal to Highly Respected Hospitals in the United States" (2004). Open Dartmouth: Faculty Open Access Articles. 675.