Barriers to communication about end-of-life care in AIDS patients

@article{Curtis1997BarriersTC,
  title={Barriers to communication about end-of-life care in AIDS patients},
  author={MPH J. Randall Curtis and MSPH Donald L. Patrick},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={12},
  pages={736-741}
}
Patients and physicians do not adequately discuss patients’ preferences for medical care at the end of life. Our objective was to perform a qualitative study using focus groups to identify barriers and facilitators to communication about end-of-life medical care for patients with AIDS and their physicians. Patients with AIDS and physicians with moderate or extensive HIV experience were recruited from clinics and community-based settings using network sampling. A total of 47 patients… CONTINUE READING

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