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1 Background: Advanced life support resources are required for optimal care of patients undergoing curative therapy, but their use in patients with terminal disease does not improve patient outcomes. In 2007, our cancer center established the Duffey Pain and Palliative Care team, and one important goal was to help our physicians improve at discussing(More)
134 Background: Communication about care preferences is vital for care of cancer patients with advanced and refractory disease, particularly when they become ill enough to be at risk for critical care interventions potentially inconsistent with their preferences. It is vital to describe the use of goals of care discussions in patients with(More)
BACKGROUND Caring for cancer patients with advanced and refractory disease requires communication about care preferences, particularly when patients become ill enough to be at risk for critical care interventions potentially inconsistent with their preferences. AIM To describe the use of goals of care discussions in patients with advanced/refractory(More)
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