Advance care planning for haemodialysis patients
Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group
Published Online: 13 SEP 2013
Copyright © 2013 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Lim CED, Siow S, Ho KEE, Chua JL, Cheng NCL, Kwok C, Brennan F, Cigolini M. Advance care planning for haemodialysis patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD010737. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010737.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 13 SEP 2013
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The objective of this review is to determine whether advance care planning, compared with no or less structured forms of advance care planning, in haemodialysis patients can result in fewer hospital admissions or less use of treatments with life-prolonging or curative intent, and if patient's wishes were followed at end-of-life.