Terminal illness

Known as: Terminal Disease, illness terminal, diseases terminal 
Disease that cannot be cured and will cause death.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE Contrary to the extensive data accumulated regarding pancreatic carcinogenesis, the clinical and molecular features… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE Despite well-documented racial and ethnic differences in advance care planning (ACP), we know little about why these… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To ascertain the attitude of cancer patients and their families toward disclosure of terminal illness to the patient… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The importance of spirituality in coping with a terminal illness is becoming increasingly recognised. We aimed to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Despite use of the term dignity in arguments for and against a patient's self-governance in matters pertaining to death, there is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Despite evidence that doctor-patient communication affects important patient outcomes, patient expectations are often not met… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE Approximately 35% of patients with Graves' ophthalmopathy do not respond to immunosuppressive treatment. A possible… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of symptoms of hunger and thirst in a group of terminally ill patients and determine whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
There is a great variability among advanced cancer patients in the experience of symptoms and their impact on life's activities… (More)
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
DR J. RUSSELL LITTLE, Chief, Division of Infectious Disease, the Jewish Hospital of St. Louis and Associate Professor of Medicine… (More)
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