A new relationship between death and well-being is emergingDecember 9, 2019
Study to investigate surrogate decision challenges for LGBT patients with Alzheimer’sDecember 9, 2019
End-of-life discussions often are not initiated until close to death, even in the presence of life-limiting illness or frailty. Previous research shows that doctors may not explicitly verbalize approaching end-of-life in the foreseeable future, despite shifting their focus to comfort care. This may limit patients’ opportunity to receive information and plan for the future.