Doctors Learn How To Talk To Patients About Dying

(By Melissa Bailey for Kaiser Health News)

Lynn Black’s mother-in-law, who had lupus and lung cancer, was rushed into a hospital intensive care unit last summer with shortness of breath. As she lay in bed, intubated and unresponsive, a parade of doctors told the family “all good news.” Continue reading article here…

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