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Information transfer to out-of-hours co-operatives: a survey of general practitioners' views in relation to palliative patients.In Ireland, weekend and night medical cover for community based patients is largely provided by general practice co-operatives. Doctors working in this service do not have direct access to patients' medical records which challenges continuity of care.
Place of care: from referral to specialist palliative care until death.While there are many poorly standardised studies focusing on place of death, there are limited data on place(s) of care during the final stages of disease.