Low-Value End-of-Life Care in Some Patients With Cancer – Medscape

Read article - Maxwell Thomas Vergo, associate professor of medicine, is quoted about a study examining end-of-life care for patients with metastatic cancer who belong to racial and ethnic minority groups or have Medicare or Medicaid coverage. Vergo said, “Most studies look at end-of-life care in the last 30 days of life, but they don't really include what the last days or hours of life look like, which can be tremendously important.”