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Comfort Care for End-Of-Life Patients

Comfort care involves relieving symptoms rather than treating the underlying conditions of end-of-life patients. Learn how it benefits the dying. Comfort care is a form of medical care that focuses on relieving symptoms and optimizing comfort...

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Palliative Care

Palliative care focuses on increasing comfort and relieving pain and distressing symptoms. Learn about these services and when they are appropriate.

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Comfort Care for End-Of-Life Patients

Comfort care involves relieving symptoms rather than treating the underlying conditions of end-of-life patients. Learn how it benefits the dying. Comfort care is a form of medical care that focuses on relieving symptoms and optimizing comfort...

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Is Palliative Sedation a Form of Euthanasia?

Discern the differences between palliative sedation, euthanasia, and physician-assisted suicide and whether or not palliative sedation causes death. Palliative sedation, sometimes referred to as terminal sedation, is the progressive use of sedatives...

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What Is Palliative Care?

Treatment aimed at relieving the symptoms associated with serious illnesses and improving a patient's quality of life. It is not hospice care. Palliative care is a vague and often confusing term to describe a type of treatment model. People...

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