November 18, 2019
Geriatricians use a model called comprehensive geriatric assessment, including medical, functional, mental health, social and environmental dimensions, but also use a variety of other models, such […]
November 18, 2019
Families of dying patients may feel better about end-of-life care in the ICU if they are granted simple wishes, like letting the patient taste a favorite […]
November 11, 2019
Holly Prigerson and Valerie Reyna have combined forces to study end-of-life communication between patients and their physicians and clinicians, with the goal of improved prognostic understanding […]
November 11, 2019
The study found a belief that a miracle could save a loved one influenced caregiver choices, giving insight into provider communication.