ID 112149
Title Alternative
異状死体と在宅死
Problems of "death at home" during home care
Author
Kubo, Shin-ichi The University of Tokushima
Kitamura, Osamu The University of Tokushima
Keywords
abnormal cadaver
death certificate
postmortem examination
death at home
home care
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
In Japan, with the progress of aging society, home care will be promoted due to alteration of social security in near future. In these circumstances, increase of "deaths at home" is expected. Thus as "death at home" increase, it is suspected that physicians will have to investigate and diagnose in the case of "death at home" more frequently than the present time. In this review, on the basis of the laws and regulations, we describe the issue of death certificate or postmortem examination of "death at home", and the roles of "family doctors" for home care.
Journal Title
Shikoku Acta Medica
ISSN
00373699
NCID
AN00102041
Publisher
徳島医学会
Volume
55
Issue
4
Start Page
148
End Page
156
Sort Key
148
Published Date
1999-08-25
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jpn
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