Development and Feasibility of a Structured Goals of Care Communication Guide.

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Summary of "Development and Feasibility of a Structured Goals of Care Communication Guide."

Discussing goals of care and advance care planning is beneficial, yet how to best integrate goals of care communication into clinical care remains unclear.


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Name: Journal of palliative medicine
ISSN: 1557-7740


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