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Table 1 Overview of the essential elements of good-quality palliative care at home

From: What are essential elements of high-quality palliative care at home? An interview study among patients and relatives faced with advanced cancer

Themes
1Medical proficiency
2Availability
3A focus on the person
- Showing personal interest
- Taking patient and relatives seriously
- Having a bond of trust
4Proactivity
- Making timely arrangements with other care providers
- Informing patient and relatives in good time
- Openly discussing end-of-life care
5Proper collaboration and information transfer between professionals
6Clear and rapid procedures