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Points to consider in palliative care | ACP Internist

An integrated model of curative and palliative care may lead some physicians to reconsider their role in care at the end of life.

Points to consider in palliative care | Internal Medicine Meeting 2018 News | ACP Internist

An integrated model of curative and palliative care focuses on control of distressful symptoms at the time of diagnosis, and then continues through until death.

QD: News Every Day--Does the phrase 'palliative care' need a makeover? : ACP Internist

Would rebranding palliative care improve patient cancer patients’ acceptance of it? Patients and providers might both assume that palliative...

QD: News Every Day--More hospitals offering palliative care : ACP Internist

Nearly two-thirds of all hospitals now have a palliative care program and larger hospitals have even more access, reports the Center to Adva...

QD: News Every Day--Mindfulness in palliative care : ACP Internist

Palliative care is an emotionally tough field for physicians and even more so for pediatricians. One coping mechanism is mindfulness, a way ...

Palliative care is our responsibility to patients : ACP Internist

This week we had an all too common clinical situation. A patient with severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) developed pneumoni...

How and when to call palliative care : ACP Internist

Did I tell you that I was a big fan of palliative care? Palliative care started around 15 years ago at the VA where I worked. We saw the ser...

Fundamental question : ACP Internist

Every once in awhile amidst the weekly deluge of medical articles comes a show-stopper that has the potential to change the way we practice....

The hardest conversation : ACP Internist

The perceptions of patients who are nearing the end of life seem to be a hot research topic right now, at least over at JAMA. Last issue, a...

Thanks for listening : ACP Internist

When we walked into the room, you could sense the anger and frustration on the patient's face, as well as two other relatives in the room. W...

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