Improved quality of care and reduced healthcare costs at the end-of-life among older people with dementia who received palliative home care Vrije Universiteit Brussel
BACKGROUND: While palliative home care is advocated for people with dementia, evidence of its effectiveness is lacking.
AIM: To evaluate the effects of palliative home care on quality and costs of end-of-life care for older people with dementia.
DESIGN: Decedent cohort study using linked nationwide administrative databases and propensity score matching.
SETTING/PARTICIPANTS: All home-dwelling older people who died with ...