Quality of life was better when advanced cancer patients received early, systematic integrated palliative care, compared with palliative consults on demand, according to a 186-patient randomized study in The Lancet Oncology. Researchers said palliative care teams should work with oncologists to improve quality of life for these patients.
Study: Early, integrated palliative care better for quality of life
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