Functional decline at the end of life shows two distinct trajectories for palliative care patients with conditions such as cardiovascular compared to those with more stable illnesses such as dementia, an Australian study has shown. The finding that functional decline for dementia and neurological patients in palliative care is slower and longer than in patients with ...
End of life care
Functional decline at the end of life: the tipping point for cardiovascular patients
By David Rowley
4 Apr 2019