BMJ (Clinical Research Edition)
Geisel School of Medicine
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 JE, Fisher ES, Stukel TA, Skinner JS, Sharp SM, Bronner KK. 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. BMJ. 2004 Mar 13;328(7440):607. doi: 10.1136/bmj.328.7440.607. PMID: 15016692; PMCID: PMC381130.
Dartmouth Digital Commons Citation
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). Dartmouth Scholarship. 675.