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November 5, 2018
Advance care planning is seen as an important strategy to improve end-of-life communication and the quality of life of patients and their relatives. However, the frequency […]
November 5, 2018
Objectives: To describe the relation between physician visits and physicians’ recognition of a resident’s terminal phase in long-term care facilities (LTCFs) in Belgium, England, Finland, Italy, […]
November 5, 2018
On this weeks podcast, we invited Rebecca Sudore to talk about the results of her PREPARE randomized trial that was published in JAMA Internal Medicine this week. […]
October 31, 2018
SAN ANTONIO — An inability to accurately predict how long patients with metastatic lung cancer have left to live increases the likelihood of aggressive, poor-quality end-of-life […]
October 31, 2018
In this week’s GeriPal podcast we talk with Guy Micco, MD, a longtime bioethicists, internist, hospice physician, teacher in the UC Berkeley and UCSF Joint Medical Program, […]
October 31, 2018
To characterize the goals and approaches of clinicians with experience discussing long‐term prognostic information with older adults.