Study: Disparities persist in prescribing comfort care for ischemic stroke patients


Receiving palliative or hospice care services was found to improve quality of life for hospitalized ischemic stroke patients, however, disparities persist in which patients are prescribed or have access to these holistic comfort care options, according to new research published today in the Journal of the American Heart Association, an open access journal of the American Heart Association.

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Source:  https://www.news-medical.net/news/20210407/Study-Disparities-persist-in-prescribing-comfort-care-for-ischemic-stroke-patients.aspx