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July 27, 2020
On the freezer door in my kitchen, there’s an index card held in place with a bright red magnet. In bold, black letters, I’ve written an […]
July 27, 2020
The aim of this study was to identify the proportion of people who died in hospital without an advance care plan and how many of these […]
July 27, 2020
Team composed of multiple agencies; also hopes to provide care outside hospital emergency department.
July 20, 2020
Despite increased annual mortality in long-term care (LTC) homes, research has shown that care of dying residents and their families is currently suboptimal in these settings. […]
July 20, 2020
Dementia is the leading cause of death in England and Wales, but traditionally it has not been considered a terminal or life-limiting condition. As a result, […]
July 20, 2020
Population aging has increased the prevalence of surrogate decision making in healthcare settings. However, little is known about factors contributing to the decision to become a […]