Improving the quality of end-of-life discussions.

@article{Myers2015ImprovingTQ,
  title={Improving the quality of end-of-life discussions.},
  author={Jeff Myers},
  journal={Current opinion in supportive and palliative care},
  year={2015},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          72-6
        }
}
  • Jeff Myers
  • Published in
    Current opinion in supportive…
    2015
  • Medicine
  • PURPOSE OF REVIEW This article provides an update on the recent research and evidence regarding quality in end-of-life (EOL) discussions with a focus on the care of a person with cancer. RECENT FINDINGS Clinicians have the challenging task of customizing the information exchange that occurs during an EOL discussion. Patients identify important stipulations that accompany a desire for frank EOL discussions. These include timing of the discussion, ensuring evaluation of readiness to engage in… CONTINUE READING

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