Meetings with family enhance palliative care

February 2009
Hospice Management Advisor;Feb2009, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p22
The article discusses the importance of meetings with family as part of medical care. It states that meeting with the family is an effective way to communicate diagnoses, provides treatment plans and helps in realizing the goals with palliative care patients, and family members. However, palliative care providers have little information on the best way to conduct the meetings.


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