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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1992

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Graduate Nursing

First Advisor

Sharon Hofland

Keywords

hospice care, physician attitudes

Abstract

The problems under investigation in this study were: 1. What level of knowledge do physicians have about a hospice program of care?
2. What are selected attitudes of physicians toward a hospice program of care?
3. What are the factors that influence physicians' referral of patients to a hospice program of care?

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Hospice care
Physicians -- Attitudes

Format

application/pdf

Number of Pages

102

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

Copyright © 1992 Kathleen A. Knutson. All rights reserved

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