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July 15, 2019
The aim of this study was to examine health care professionals’ experiences of potential barriers and facilitators in providing palliative care for people with PD in […]
July 15, 2019
Empathy training gives caregivers a view of what it’s like to be a patient in assisted living.
July 15, 2019
When it comes to a terminal diagnosis, how can families talk about the unthinkable?
July 8, 2019
The aging population in the United States is predicted to become one fifth of the population by 2050. With that increase, more individuals in the country […]
July 8, 2019
PORTLAND — After nearly 40 years as an internist, Dr. Ron Naito knew what the sky-high results of his blood test meant. And it wasn’t good.
July 8, 2019
Unrepresented patients are those who have no surrogate or advance directive to guide medical decision making for them when they become incapacitated. While there is no […]