|Population||Patients with chronic diseases, acute conditions, or in palliative care|
|Intervention||Home-based hospitalization (HBH)|
|Comparaison||Conventional hospital care|
Primary: indicators of HBH use on access, continuity, quality, and safety of care, clinical practices, organization of health services, costs at the patient, family, health system, and society levels|
Secondary: facilitating factors and barriers to the implementation of HBH at the environmental, organizational, staff, patient, and family levels.
|Study designs||Systematic review of quantitative, qualitative, or mixed-methods studies, with or without meta-analysis|