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Table 5 Prognosis and treatment excluded

From: Palliative inpatients in general hospitals: a one day observational study in Belgium

  Prognosis
Treatments excluded < 7 days 1-4 weeks 1-3 months 3-6 months 6-12 months > 1 year
Cardiac resuscitation 100% 91.7% 81.8% 72.5% 63.2% 67.2%
Transfer to intensive care unit 100% 95.5% 72.7% 57.9% 58.2% 56.5%
Treatment specific to the causative disease 90.0% 52.2% 54.8% 30.8% 28.6% 33.3%
Artificial nutrition 90.0% 73.9% 47.6% 54.1% 40.0% 36.1%
Antibiotics 80.0% 30.4% 4.4% 0 1.8% 3.1%
Transfusion 80.0% 54.2% 20.5% 13.5% 9.1% 5.0%