Hospice and Palliative Care

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Palliative care guidelines emphasize interdisciplinary care, coordination

October 31, 2018
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Palliative care could reduce suicide risk among veterans with advanced lung cancer

October 23, 2018
Palliative care appeared to reduce the risk for suicide among a cohort of more than 20,000 U.S. veterans with advanced-stage lung cancer, according to study results…
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Patients with cancer may be at risk for opioid misuse

September 26, 2018
Individuals treated with opioids for cancer pain may be at risk for aberrant drug behaviors, including misuse and addiction, study results suggest. Sriram
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Opioid deaths significantly less common among individuals with cancer

September 24, 2018
Individuals with cancer appeared 10 times less likely than the general population to die as a result of opioid use, according to retrospective study results presented at…
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Emerging Concepts in the Recognition and Management of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline.

Michelle Petri, MD, MPH, and Daniel J. Wallace, MD, FACP, MACR, provide their experience and insight into the diagnosis…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: PCP, patient partnerships lead to successful outcomes in palliative care

April 26, 2018
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