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Men less likely than women to accept palliative care

Men less likely than women to accept palliative care
September 19, 2018
In the Journals

Caregivers of terminally ill patients likely to have mental health problems

August 31, 2018
Caregivers of patients with terminal cancer were up to seven times more likely to experience mental distress than the general population, according to findings published…
In the Journals Plus

Assessment, management tool alleviates cancer-related pain

April 30, 2018
A pain-assessment tool with built-in treatment guidance reduced cancer-related pain outcomes, according to study data. The test also improved prescribing practices but…
In the Journals

Hospice referral occurs late in end-stage renal disease

April 30, 2018
In most patients with end-stage renal disease who were treated with hemodialysis, hospice care was received for 3 days or fewer which may translate to higher costs and…
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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Crohn’s Disease: Personalized Approaches for Treatment Optimization

This activity is supported by an educational grant from UCB, Inc.

Despite the proven therapeutic efficacy of anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) agents, treatment failures due to primary…
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GI Bookshelf

Chapter 23: Difficult-To-Diagnose Cecal Mass

From Complicated Cases in GI
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VIDEO: PCP, patient partnerships lead to successful outcomes in palliative care

April 26, 2018
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