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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 406164, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/406164
Research Article

Meaning and Practice of Palliative Care for Hospitalized Older Adults with Life Limiting Illnesses

1School of Nursing, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
2School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box SON, Rochester, NY 14642, USA

Received 26 October 2010; Accepted 22 January 2011

Academic Editor: Nancy Hodgson

Copyright © 2011 Bethel Ann Powers et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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