July 29, 2019
Most Americans die in hospitals, but acute care settings are by default focused on saving lives and therefore struggle to deal with death as something other […]
July 29, 2019
Despite their high health literacy, Canadian physicians were just as likely as others in the general population to receive aggressive care as they neared death, researchers […]
July 29, 2019
Cari Borenko Hoffmann is a Canadian leader in advance care planning (ACP). A major grant is supporting her thesis work exploring health-care providers’ understanding of the […]
July 22, 2019
Palliative care for older persons has been less prioritised than palliative care for younger people with cancer, which may lead to unnecessary suffering and decreased quality […]