Accurate screening methods becoming more likely, but should they be offered? A doctor, speaking from experiences in caring for the elderly, says “no.”

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Focus On: Jack Kevorkian

September 2, 2010

Recent HBO films put “Dr. Death” back in the spotlight. Despite popular sympathies, critics say Kevorkian flouted the ethical duties of a doctor.

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Focus On: Tube Feeding

March 25, 2010

For nursing home residents with advanced dementia, discussing the procedure “upstream” could lead to more rational decision-making when time comes

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