Tags: BasicResearch, EndOfLife
Tags: chemotherapy, BasicResearch, EndOfLife
Shannon Harrington, PhD, participated in a study showing a patient's race and ethnicity dramatically influenced their preferences about the care they receive at the end of their lives.
Dr. Alexi Wright led a study that found increasing the use of hospice in the final days of ovarian cancer does not offset intensive end-of-life care in older women.
Tags: EndOfLife, OvarianCancer
Alexi Wright’s research on the use of hospice in the final days of
ovarian cancer has been published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.
“Being Mortal” documentary is based on Dr. Atul Gawande’s book “Being Mortal,”
and follows several Dana-Farber patients through the final stages of life.
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