Latest End-of-life Stories

2014-08-12 08:30:20

Company Previews Remaining Subject Matter Expert Interviews Designed to Share Insights on End-of-Life Matters SAN FRANCISCO, Aug.

2014-01-02 23:24:09

More and more companies are able to avoid needless communications upgrades while maintaining up-to-date voice systems as a result of end-of-life and end-of-service support from telecommunications

2012-06-05 09:46:36

Half of adults over age 65 made at least one emergency department (ED) visit in the last month of life.

2012-05-31 23:01:54

Online publisher MedSmart Members has released a free report entitled Death-by-ICU: End-of-Life Care in America.

2012-05-01 23:00:51

A new webinar, Making the End-of-Life Decisions Meaningful will be hosted by the Society of Certified Senior Advisors and presented by Viki Kind.

2012-02-28 10:00:00

“Aid-in-dying sets the gold standard for a good death,” says Robert Orfali author of the recently-published book Death with Dignity.

2012-02-15 21:32:22

Providing for fundamental human needs to people who are close to death is complex and sophisticated, but ultimately involves the integration of physical, psychological, social and spiritual elements.

2012-02-09 15:04:19

The vast majority of patients with incurable lung or colorectal cancer talk with a physician about their options for care at the end of life, but often not until late in the course of their illness.

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