Quality of life

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Abstract Number: 145

THE RELATIONSHIP OF LONELINESS TO SYMPTOM BURDEN, INTENSITY OF CARE, AND ADVANCE CARE PLANNING AT END OF LIFE IN OLDER AMERICANS

Background: Lonely adults are prone to a variety of poor health outcomes, including accelerated functional and cognitive decline, depression, and premature mortality. As a result, lonely adults may be prone to higher health-related suffering, triggering [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:12+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on THE RELATIONSHIP OF LONELINESS TO SYMPTOM BURDEN, INTENSITY OF CARE, AND ADVANCE CARE PLANNING AT END OF LIFE IN OLDER AMERICANS

Abstract Number: 136

EFFECT OF PHYSICIAN BURNOUT ON WELL-BEING

Background: Prevalence of burnout is significantly higher in physicians than general population. Burnout is expected to result in decreased personal well-being, however, relationship between physician burnout and well-being is unexplored. Therefore, our aim was to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:00+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on EFFECT OF PHYSICIAN BURNOUT ON WELL-BEING

HM2018 Abstract Number: 39

A PALLIATIVE/SURPRISE SCREEN TEST HELPS IMPROVE TRANSITION OF CARE

Background: Early palliative care can be beneficial for patients and the health system alike. The principle of palliative care is to improve quality of life through patient-centric treatment goals and comfort measures. However, many patients [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:28+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Communication, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on A PALLIATIVE/SURPRISE SCREEN TEST HELPS IMPROVE TRANSITION OF CARE