What is inappropriate hospital use for elderly people near the end of life? A systematic review

Published: 11 May 2017
Author(s): Magnolia Cardona-Morrell, James C.H. Kim, Mikkel Brabrand, Blanca Gallego-Luxan, Ken Hillman
Issue: May 2017
Section: Review article

Older people with advance chronic illness use hospital services repeatedly near the end of life. Some of these hospitalizations are considered inappropriate.