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Q&A: Treating older adults with HIV

Q&A: Treating older adults with HIV
September 18, 2017
In the Journals

Do-not-resuscitate order increases likelihood of dying in preferred location

August 14, 2017
Patients had a significantly greater chance of achieving their preferred place of death with advance care planning that included a documented do-not-resuscitate status…
In the Journals

Nursing home intervention does not reduce hospitalizations

July 6, 2017
Receiving training and support in implementing a quality improvement program to reduce hospital admissions and ED visits from nursing homes demonstrated no effect…
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Cost of hospital-based end-of-life care high for elderly with brain tumors

June 22, 2017
Hospital-based end-of-life care for elderly patients with malignant brain tumors is associated with up to $16,000 in expenses, according to a research letter published…
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CME Article

Psychotherapies for Psychological Distress in the Palliative Care Setting

Psychiatric Annals, April 2012, Volume 42 Issue 4
Identify and describe three novel psychotherapies that may be employed in the care of terminally ill patients. Be able…
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Meeting News

VIDEO: Expert identifies new ways to improve profitability

March 2, 2017
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