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Communication Strategies for Sharing Prognostic Information With Patients—Beyond Survival Statistics

20:00 EDT 14 Aug 2019 | JAMA

This Viewpoint discusses the challenges of communicating uncertain prognosis to patients and offers a framework and language that go past mortality statistics—addressing range of time left, loss of independence, and the unpredictability of outcomes—that embraces uncertainty and might help empower patients to plan for their quality-of-life goals.

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