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D-HH and West Health bring geriatric emergency care and telehealth services to rural hospitals

D-HH and West Health bring geriatric emergency care and telehealth services to rural hospitals

Study highlights differing perceptions of “do-not-resuscitate” orders

Study highlights differing perceptions of “do-not-resuscitate” orders

Community burden of COVID-19 linked to survival rates of hospitalized patients

Community burden of COVID-19 linked to survival rates of hospitalized patients

Black patients hospitalized with COVID-19 less likely to have severe illness, die compared to Whites

Black patients hospitalized with COVID-19 less likely to have severe illness, die compared to Whites

Review highlights huge inconsistencies in palliative care provision across the globe

Review highlights huge inconsistencies in palliative care provision across the globe

Re-thinking advance care planning during COVID-19 pandemic

Re-thinking advance care planning during COVID-19 pandemic

Study examines link between SARS-CoV-2 genomic load and COVID-19 patient outcomes

Study examines link between SARS-CoV-2 genomic load and COVID-19 patient outcomes

Study analyzes racial disparities in end-of-life care

Study analyzes racial disparities in end-of-life care

Researchers find an increasing need for palliative care across Greater China

Researchers find an increasing need for palliative care across Greater China

Study points out key variations in hospice transitions and experiences

Study points out key variations in hospice transitions and experiences

Waterbirths as safe as traditional births, study shows

Waterbirths as safe as traditional births, study shows

Epigenetic changes in the brain drive late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Epigenetic changes in the brain drive late-onset Alzheimer's disease

Research uncovers potential cause of neurotoxicity due to immunotherapy

Research uncovers potential cause of neurotoxicity due to immunotherapy

Scientists solve decades old mystery of key molecule that fuels mitochondria

Scientists solve decades old mystery of key molecule that fuels mitochondria

Researchers receive funding to develop a model for delivering palliative care in nursing homes

Researchers receive funding to develop a model for delivering palliative care in nursing homes

Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19’

Bereaved families are ‘the secondary victims of COVID-19’

ASH publishes new guidelines to help tailor treatment for older adults with acute myeloid leukemia

ASH publishes new guidelines to help tailor treatment for older adults with acute myeloid leukemia

NCI gives 'exceptional' rating to Penn's Abramson Cancer Center

NCI gives 'exceptional' rating to Penn's Abramson Cancer Center

Simple conversation game may encourage African Americans to make plans for end-of-life care

Simple conversation game may encourage African Americans to make plans for end-of-life care

Study identifies common characteristics of pediatric vestibular schwannomas

Study identifies common characteristics of pediatric vestibular schwannomas