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Caregivers of terminally ill patients likely to have mental health problems

August 31, 2018
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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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VIDEO: PCP, patient partnerships lead to successful outcomes in palliative care

April 26, 2018
NEW ORLEANS — A physician-patient partnership in which the patient defines the goal of care sets the stage for a strong relationship and greater compliance in the…
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Cardiac Stress Testing: Determining Its Appropriate Use in Real-World Practice

This activity is supported by educational grants from Astellas.

Cardiac stress testing is an essential tool for the detection and management of coronary artery disease, which is a
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GI Bookshelf

Chapter 5: Bowel Obstruction And Pseudo-Obstruction

From GI Emergencies: A Quick Reference Guide
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Heart in Diabetes

Heart in Diabetes

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VIDEO: PCP, patient partnerships lead to successful outcomes in palliative care

April 26, 2018
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