OBJECTIVE: To explore reasons why people with pancreatic cancer, who are reaching the end of their lives, say they wish to die at home or elsewhere, and why preferences may change. DESIGN: Qualitative study using semistructured interviews followed by thematic analysis. SETTING: Respondents recruited from different parts of the UK during 2009/2010. PARTICIPANTS: 16 people with experience of pancreatic cancer (8 patients and 8 bereaved relatives) who discussed place of death in detail during an...Expand abstract
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Patients with pancreatic cancer and relatives talk about preferred place of death and what influenced their preferences: a qualitative study.
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