Auckland seniors divided on End of Life Choice Bill – Stuff.co.nz


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Auckland seniors divided on End of Life Choice Bill
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Barry said she thought the bill did not have enough safeguards for vulnerable people, particularly seniors, who could be coerced into ending their life. "It does not protect the vulnerable. In order for some people to have a choice about their end-of

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Conversations that Count Day promotes end-of-life planning – Auckland stuff.co.nz


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Conversations that Count Day promotes end-of-life planning
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Talking with your loved ones about planning their future and end-of-life care can be very rewarding. April 16 is Conversations that Count Day, a national initiative promoting advance care planning. Middlemore Hospital renal department senior medical

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Predicting end of life survival time – Stuff.co.nz


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Predicting end of life survival time
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Central to these scenarios is whether accurate prognostication at end of life is actually possible. Providing a meaningful survival time to patients is often genuinely challenging for doctors. Accuracy declines further the longer the patient is

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Closure is blow for end-of-life patients – Stuff.co.nz

Closure is blow for end-of-life patients
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The closure of the Palmerston North-based national headquarters that supports end-of-life facilities could impact on the way dying patients are treated. Insufficient funding has meant the national Liverpool Care Pathway office is closing its doors

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