Articles dealing with how to determine goals and prognosis, what treatments might help meet those goals, when is it time to say “stop” or “enough”, relieving suffering.

Acceptance:  when to say stop (Waging Peace in the War on Cancer)       

When faced with a potentially terminal diagnosis, or one with serious implications for our health, people sometimes question themselves or their doctor:  “what’s the right thing to do”.

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Planning for the future is something many do everyday.  Healthcare is no different. Every patient has the right to participate when deciding what kind of medical care is appropriate for them. This information is being offered to help patients and families in hospital clarify healthcare related goals and make important decisions about medical treatment.

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Planning for the future is something many do everyday.  Healthcare is no different. Every patient has the right to participate when deciding what kind of medical care is appropriate for them. This information is being offered to help patients and families in nursing homes clarify healthcare related goals and make important decisions about medical treatment.

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