Author | Estela A. Beale, MD

Articles

Discussing Disease Progression and End-of-Life Decisions

July 01, 1999

ByWalter F. Baile, MD|Gary A. Glober, MD|Renato Lenzi, MD, FACP|Estela A. Beale, MD|Andrzej P. Kudelka, MD

Because most patients now want to know the truth about their diagnosis and prognosis, the ability to discuss the cancer diagnosis, disease recurrence, or treatment failure, and to solicit patients’ views about resuscitation