Aggressiveness of Care at the End of Life in Cancer Patients
- Advanced cancer patients who passed away as an inpatient in NUH, under the department
of Haematology Oncology.
- Patients with haematologic malignancies.
Type of Study:
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
To describe the trends in the aggressiveness of care for advanced cancer patients near the end of life.
Singapore: Domain Specific Review Boards
- Advanced Cancer
- Advanced cancer patients dying in hospital receive aggressive cancer-specific therapy and supportive measures.