Hospice & Palliative Medicine
As PAC expands, hospital medicine’s role – and leadership – will be key.
How do patterns of end-of-life care compare for patients with different diseases?
Experts debunk the most common misperceptions
Palliative Care May Improve End-of-Life Care for Patients with ESRD, Cardiopulmonary Failure, Frailty
Is there a difference in family-rated quality of care for patients dying with different serious illnesses?
An important area to pay particular attention to is the role of future hospitalizations in patients’ wishes for care
The industry’s first certification for home health and hospices that provide top-caliber community-based palliative care services in the patient’s...
Offering palliative care early to hospitalized patients with multiple serious conditions could improve care and help reduce healthcare spending,...
(Reuters Health) - Some cancer patients may turn down care that could ease their pain and improve their quality of life because they think this...
Clinical question: Does time to consult after admission change the effect palliative care consultation has on cost of care? Background: Studies...
For Ami Doshi, MD, FAAP, a hospitalist at Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego, the path to establishing a comprehensive pediatric palliative care...