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Advance care planning in Norwegian nursing homes – limited awareness of the residents’ preferences and values? A qualitative study

https://bmcgeriatr.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12877-019-1378-6

52% of all deaths in Norway occur in nursing homes. Still advance care planning (ACP) is scarce and heterogeneous. To improve the implementation and practice of ACP in nursing homes, knowledge about health care professionals’ views on ACP is vital.