Home Care for Terminal Cancer: A Profile of Community Services in Western New York

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This project is an exploratory descriptive pilot study of home and community-based services for end of life care in the eight counties of Western New York.

Principal Investigator: Deborah P. Waldrop
Funding Source: Les Brun Research Endowment Fund Pilot Program
Funding Period: April 1, 2005 - June 30, 2007
Funding Amount: $5,722

For more information on this project, contact Deborah P. Waldrop at dwaldrop@buffalo.edu or 716-645-1231.

Project References

Waldrop, D.P. (2006). At the eleventh hour: Psychosocial dynamics in short hospice stays. The Gerontologist, 46, 106 - 114.

Waldrop, D.P. (2006). Social work practice in hospice. In B. Berkman (Ed.), Handbook on aging and social work (pp. - ). New York, NY: Oxford University Press.