Palliative Pearls

04.05.2019

Trauma-Informed Care Awareness

As end of life approaches, many patients have endured countless hours of suffering through disease progression and intervention failures.1 It is our role as hospice...
12.06.2018

Achalasia Management Case

PATIENT CASE AR is a 56-year-old male admitted to hospice today with a primary diagnosis of multiple myeloma. Additional diagnoses include gastrointestinal amyloidosis (type AL)...
09.17.2018

Opioid-induced Constipation Case

PATIENT CASE HK is an 81-year-old female who enrolled in hospice 2 weeks ago with a primary diagnosis of metastatic breast cancer. Additional diagnoses include...