Effective communication is integral to the delivery of goal-concordant care for older adults and their family caregivers, and yet, it is uncommon in people with serious illness. This study explores the challenges of integrating end-of-life communication into heart failure management from the perspectives of older adults and family caregivers.

December 16, 2019
Effective communication is integral to the delivery of goal-concordant care for older adults and their family caregivers, and yet, it is uncommon in people with serious […]
December 9, 2019
Decreasing end-of-life disparities of a doubly vulnerable population.
December 9, 2019
End-of-life discussions often are not initiated until close to death, even in the presence of life-limiting illness or frailty. Previous research shows that doctors may not […]
December 9, 2019
More often than not, we only talk about death when we have to—when it’s happening to us or someone we love, or once it’s already happened. […]