Physician visits and recognition of residents’ terminal phase in long-term care facilities
November 5, 2018
Yes, doctors need to talk about dying, but what if patients start the conversation?
November 15, 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 of advance care planning conversations in practice remains low. In-depth understanding of patients’ experiences with advance care planning might provide clues to optimise its value to patients and improve implementation.