October 3, 2018
Patients with limited English proficiency in the intensive care unit may be less likely than native speakers to have orders for comfort care before they die, […]
September 25, 2018
As palliative care physicians who frequently discuss goals of care with seriously ill patients and their families, we often get called because the patient/family is “in […]
September 25, 2018
The objectives of this systematic review were the following: (i) to describe whether culturally sensitive communication is used by clinicians (nurses and physicians) when communicating with […]
September 25, 2018
The term “comfort care” has generally become synonymous with end-of-life care in today’s healthcare environment, but the use of this terminology may have undesirable effects on […]