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  • Where a cancer patient dies: The effect of rural residency 

    Burge, FI, B. Lawson, and G. Johnston. 2005. "Where a cancer patient dies: The effect of rural residency." Journal of Rural Health 21(3): 233-238.
    Context: Surveys indicate 50% to 80% of cancer patients would choose to die at home if possible, although far fewer actually do. In Nova Scotia (NS), cancer deaths occurring out-of-hospital increased from 19.8% in 1992 ...