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Facing End-of-Life Talks, Doctors Choose to Wait
New York Times - Denise Grady

It’s a conversation that most people dread, doctors and patients alike. The cancer is terminal, time is short, and tough decisions loom — about accepting treatment or rejecting it, and choosing where and how to die. When is the right time — if there is one — to bring up these painful issues with someone who is terminally ill?