logo BDSP

Base documentaire


  1. Fulltext. AIDS health shift from Hospital to home.

    Article - En anglais

    Fulltext.

    Objective

    This study monitors trends in place of death among persons with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) as a measure of health care usage patterns and terminal care among persons infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV).

    Methods

    Sixteen health departments collected death certificates for 55 186 persons with AIDS whose deaths occured through 1991.

    Place of death was categorized as hospital, residence, hospice or nursing home, and other.

    Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Mortalité, Milieu hospitalier, A domicile, Epidémiologie, Homme, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Mortality, Hospital environment, At home, Epidemiology, Human, United States, North America, America, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0670035

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 09/06/1995.