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The benefit of evolving multidisciplinary care in ALS: a diagnostic cohort survival comparison

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Background Care for people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has altered at the King’s College Hospital over the last 20 years. The clinic has been a multidisciplinary, specialist, tertiary referral centre since 1995 with a large team with integrated palliative and respiratory care since 2006. We hypothesized that these changes would improve survival.

Methods In this retrospective observational study, patients diagnosed with El Escorial definite, probable and p...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1080/21678421.2017.1349151

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Name:
Economic and Social Research Council
Grant:
ES/L008238/1
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Medical Research Council
Grant:
MR/L501529/1
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Motor Neurone Disease Association
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Name:
National Institute for Health Research
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Journal:
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration More from this journal
Volume:
18
Issue:
7-8
Pages:
569-575
Publication date:
2017-07-18
Acceptance date:
2017-06-20
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EISSN:
2167-9223
ISSN:
2167-8421
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pubs:702103
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uuid:cb93062f-1540-4fc0-be68-cb7aebeb47f7
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pubs:702103
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702103
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2017-06-29

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