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Tag: end of life care


5-Star Friday: Breadth and depth


5-Star Friday: The judicious use of anecdote

1 8/3/2017

The 51-week life of Charlie Gard: Lessons from the news coverage

3 6/24/2014

Important story on NYT blog: When Advance Directives Are Ignored


An update on how we die in the U.S.