Advanced care plans benefit patients, families

03/24/2010 | Medscape (free registration)

A study found that patients with advance care plans were more likely to have their end-of-life directives followed and their families experienced less stress. Study authors said changes are needed in health care systems to ensure that advance planning occurs, plans are available and patient wishes are followed.

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