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Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of inpatient specialist palliative care in acute hospitals for adults with advanced illness and their caregivers

Project title: Systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of inpatient specialist palliative care in acute hospitals for adults with advanced illness and their caregivers

Call to action: 16/02 16/02 April 2016 HS&DR Researcher-led (Evidence Synthesis)

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Dr Sabrina BajwahORCID logo

Lead Author: Dr Sabrina BajwahORCID logo

Contractor: King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Cost: £117,826.06

Co-investigators: Dr Catherine EvansORCID logo, Dr Deokhee YiORCID logo, Mr Daniel Marion, Mr GDPR 01, Professor Christopher ToddORCID logo, Professor Fliss MurtaghORCID logo, Professor Gunn GrandeORCID logo, Professor Irene HigginsonORCID logo, Professor Wei GaoORCID logo.

Started: May 2017 | Status: Published May 2021

PROSPERO registration: CRD42017083205

Hospital-based specialist palliative care may offer benefits for person-centred outcomes including health-related quality of life and symptom burden.

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