Doctor: My terminally ill patients deserve end of life options – The News Journal

Doctor: My terminally ill patients deserve end of life options
The News Journal
I hope Delaware approves the End of Life Options Act. As a physician who has practiced medicine in Delaware for over 33 years, I help my patients make decisions about their health every day. Educating patients and discussing diagnoses and treatment

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Fluids extend survival at end of life for patients with cancer – Healio

Fluids extend survival at end of life for patients with cancer
Healio
Patients with cancer at end of life who received assisted hydration survived nearly 1.5 days longer than those who did not receive fluids, according to study results. Patients receiving fluids also appeared to have good symptom control and to suffer

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes – Middletown Transcript


Middletown Transcript

Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes
Middletown Transcript
Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes. Friday. Feb 16, 2018 at 2:01 AM. Judith Graham More Content Now. For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and couldn

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end … – The Providence Journal


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Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end …
The Providence Journal
For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and couldn't speak for herself.She prepared a living will refusing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.She assembled orders instructing medical personnel to refrain

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes – Fowler Tribune

Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes
Fowler Tribune
Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes. Friday. Feb 16, 2018 at 12:01 AM. Judith Graham More Content Now. For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes – Syracuse Journal-Democrat


Syracuse Journal-Democrat

Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes
Syracuse Journal-Democrat
For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and couldn't speak for herself. She prepared a living will refusing cardiopulmonary resuscitation. She assembled orders instructing medical personnel to refrain

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End-Of-Life Care Is A New Beginning For Some Homeless Patients – KJZZ

End-Of-Life Care Is A New Beginning For Some Homeless Patients
KJZZ
These are the people who have passed on here; many were in the final stages of their life. “They all brought their gifts to this world and they ended up in a place where they had no one,” said Lin Sue Cooney, Hospice of the Valley Community Engagement

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Majority of Patients Who Receive ‘End of Life Option Act’ Drugs Take Them – Clinical Pain Advisor


Clinical Pain Advisor

Majority of Patients Who Receive 'End of Life Option Act' Drugs Take Them
Clinical Pain Advisor
A total of 74% of the patients who initiated EOLOA had cancer and in the previous 12 months received care mainly from specialists. HealthDay News — About three-quarters of patients in California who receive End of Life Option Act (EOLOA) drugs ingest

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Parenteral Fluids in Cancer Patients at End of Life – Medscape


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Parenteral Fluids in Cancer Patients at End of Life
Medscape
"The results of this study are certainly interesting, but a larger study is needed to confirm the role of clinically assisted hydration at the end of life," commented author Andrew Davies, MD, a consultant in palliative medicine at Royal Surrey County

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The Flight to Remember Foundation Gives End-of-Life Patients One Last Trip Via Drones – The Drive


The Drive

The Flight to Remember Foundation Gives End-of-Life Patients One Last Trip Via Drones
The Drive
Drones are hotly debated as often as they're used. Whether police should be using unmanned aerial vehicles to more effectively do their jobs while encroaching on privacy rights, or be used on the battlefield to decrease loss of life while removing the

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