It is not known which attributes of care are valued the most by those who experience hospice services. Such knowledge is integral to service development as it facilitates opportunities for continuous improvement of hospice care provision. The objectives of this mixed-studies systematic review were to explore patients’ and their family carer views and experiences, to determine what they valued about adult hospice care in the UK.
Nicole Marie Hughes, et al. (2019) "What do patients and family-caregivers value from hospice care? A systematic mixed studies review" BMC Palliative Care 2019 18:18 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12904-019-0401-1