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Hospice care is comfort care without curative treatment for people facing a terminal illness with a prognosis of six months or less, if the illness runs its natural course. Source: LOINC

Basic Part Properties

Part Display Name
Hospice care
Part Type
Method (Describes the method by which the test was performed)
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Construct for LOINC Short Name
Hospice care

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Tag Language Translation
it-IT Italian (Italy) Cura palliativa
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) hospicezorg
zh-CN Chinese (China) 临终关怀
Synonyms: 临终关怀服务;安宁疗护;安宁照顾;安宁照护;临终照护