Table 1

Proportion of patients with documented end of life discussions (ACP), deaths at preferred location and location of death

BaselineImprovement cycle 1Improvement cycle 2
No of patient deaths with documented ACP discussions (% of total deaths)3 (10)13 (72)11 (85)
No of patients preferred place of death met (% of total deaths)2 (7)8 (44)11 (85)
Location of deathHome=0
Hospice=2
CF centre/ICU=27
Home=2
Hospice=4
CF centre/ICU=12
Home=5
Hospice=3
CF centre/ICU=5
  • ACP, advance care plan; CF, cystic fibrosis; ICU, intensive care unit.