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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Overcoming Provider and Patient Barriers Regarding the Use of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Unintended pregnancy is associated with poor outcomes for both parents and child and poses an enormous burden on the…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

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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