End-of-life discussions: the top 5 things to talk about with patients and their families
What are the most important things for health care teams to talk about in end-of-life discussions with patients in hospital and their families? A new study published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) asked older patients and their families for their top priorities and found gaps between what patients would like and the care they actually receive.
Improving advance care planning in general practice: the i-GAP study
A new study looking at advance care planning in primary care has just been launched across Canada