Table 4.

Site of death and hospice days, USRDS 6-mo cohort

ParameternSite of Death%Hospice Days (Mean ± SD)
Total cohort91,687Hospital63.02.0 ± 12.6
Home16.7
Other11.9
Unknown8.4
Hospice, yes12,058Hospital22.914.2 ± 30.5
Home37.6
Hospice, no79,629Hospital69.00
Home13.6
Withdrawal, yes19,517Hospital49.24.4 ± 15.5
Home25.3
Hospice, yes8200Hospital22.510.1 ± 21.9
Home45.3
Hospice, no11,317Hospital68.50
Home10.8
Withdrawal, no65,868Hospital72.90.8 ± 9.0
Home15.8
Hospice, yes2165Hospital41.821.0 ± 40.3
Home37.3
Hospice, no63,703Hospital74.00
Home15.0