March 10, 2020
Clinicians must do more to screen for and intervene in cases of loneliness among older adults at the end-of-life – not only during the dying period, […]
March 10, 2020
When patients cannot make their own decisions about life-prolonging care, many doctors feel “moral distress” acting on the choices of surrogates like family members, a small […]
March 2, 2020
Although many older patients with end-stage renal disease and limited prognoses prefer conservative management (CM), it is not widely offered in the United States.
March 2, 2020
Discussing a patient’s goals of care (the level of intervention that they would want should they encounter serious illness) is a challenging component of each hospital […]