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Who is not comfortable with the term “palliative care” - patient, family, or surgeon?

Nakagawa, Shunichi; Hua, May; Takayama, Hiroo

This editorial examines whether the term "palliative care" should be used in relation to cardiac surgery patients.

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Title
Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.01.004

More About This Work

Academic Units
Anesthesiology
Surgery
Medicine
Published Here
June 3, 2019

Notes

This is a pre-print of an article published in the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, May 2018.

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