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This study is about the patients life ending and their caregiver, when a return to home is planned.
This is a behavioral sciences study (= interventional study for french law)
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label
Centre Oscar Lambret
Centre Oscar Lambret
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:21:26-0400
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