End Of Life Care
Researchers found that 74% of patients who received the End of Life Option Act drugs ingested them and died within a median of 9 days after the prescription was written.
Although much of the response to the opioid epidemic exempts treatment for cancer-related pain, a recent Oncology Nurse Advisor online survey showed that more than 80% of respondents were concerned about how current restrictions set up to manage the opioid crisis are affecting cancer patient pain management.
Insurance claims and clinical information were linked to examine indicators of high-quality end-of-life care.
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