End-of-life chatbot helps patients make tough decisions | Daily Mail … – Daily Mail


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The expert behind the chatbot, from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, claims it operates within specific boundaries to avoid dangerous advise.

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Across China: End-of-life care maintains dignity of the terminally ill – Xinhua

Across China: End-of-life care maintains dignity of the terminally ill
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SHENYANG, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) — Death is an inevitable part of life, but how one dies can have a huge impact on quality of life at the last moment, and loved ones left behind. Zhang Jieren, 63, recently passed away peacefully at Shengjing Hospital

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Drug Combo Found Helpful in End-of-Life Delirium – MedPage Today

Drug Combo Found Helpful in End-of-Life Delirium
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Adding the benzodiazepine lorazepam to background haloperidol therapy significantly reduced agitated delirium at 8 hours compared with haloperidol alone in patients admitted to an acute palliative care unit with advanced cancer and a very short …

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The end-of-life chatbot that could help terminally ill patients make difficult final decisions – Daily Mail


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The end-of-life chatbot that could help terminally ill patients make difficult final decisions
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An end-of-life chatbot that helps terminally ill patients struggling with tough decisions is being tested by researchers. The tablet-based bot uses a cartoon avatar and multiple choice questions (pictured) to help guide people near the end of their
This chatbot is helping the terminally ill make end-of-life plansAberdeen Evening Express

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End-of-life issues have been in the too-hard basket for too long – The Guardian


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End-of-life issues have been in the too-hard basket for too long
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For too long, end-of-life issues have been in the too-hard basket. This needs to change. Improving policy and community awareness about the end of life, and death, are essential if we are to improve Victorians' choices about how and where they

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Scientists develop ‘chatbot’ to advise patients about end-of-life care … – TheBlaze.com


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Scientists develop 'chatbot' to advise patients about end-of-life care Scientists have developed a tablet-based chatbot to advise patients about their end-of-life …
This chatbot could help the elderly make difficult end-of-life decisionsInternational Business Times UK
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MedQuarter to kick off three-month series on end-of-life planning – The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

MedQuarter to kick off three-month series on end-of-life planning
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Miller will be in Cedar Rapids on Oct. 5 to discuss the importance of end-of-life planning and to kick off a series of conversations on the topic hosted by the MedQuarter over the next several months. The events will take place at First Lutheran Church

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Web Services Take End-of-life Planning into the Smartphone Age – Business West (blog)

Web Services Take End-of-life Planning into the Smartphone Age
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This free online platform helps people determine and share their end-of-life wishes. Similar to the popular dating app Tinder, Cake outlines and organizes these wishes by presenting users with a number of questions on which they can swipe yes or no.

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End-of-life chatbot can help you with difficult final decisions – New Scientist


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End-of-life chatbot can help you with difficult final decisions
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Could chatbots lend a non-judgemental ear to people making decisions about the end of their life? A virtual agent that helps people have conversations about their funeral plans, wills and spiritual matters is set to be trialled in Boston over the next

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End-of-life decisions can be difficult. This doctor thinks ‘nudges’ can help – PBS NewsHour


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End-of-life decisions can be difficult. This doctor thinks 'nudges' can help
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End-of-life decisions can be difficult. This doctor thinks 'nudges' can help. EMAIL. BY Bob Tedeschi, STAT September 17, 2017 at 1:42 PM EDT. aidindying. Six states have aid-in-dying laws. But doctors and advocates say not all health care providers are …

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