Table 3

Inclusion criteria

Inclusion criteria for bereaved relatives

The relative must be spouse to an adult deceased cancer patient

The palliative course of disease must mainly have taken place at home

The cancer patient must have died between one and three years before the inclusion

The patient and spouse must be 18 years or more

The spouse must speak and understand Danish

The spouse must be mentally and physically able to participate in an interview


Weibull et al. BMC Palliative Care 2008 7:15   doi:10.1186/1472-684X-7-15

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