Geisel School of Medicine Swigart Fellows Explore Medical Ethics
Inaugural Swigart Ethics Fellows, Celestine Warren ‘20 and Lauren Kascak ‘20, launch innovative projects exploring medical ethics issues related to shared decision making and narrative medicine, which can influence the quality of patient care.
5 –9 March 2018, Kohala Coast, United States
5 –9 March 2018, Kohala Coast, Big Island, United States
Conclusion: Similar ESAS scores of anxiety and depression were observed in the two groups (single vs. married/partnered patients).
Conclusion: Survival outcomes were highly variable. Given that survival after 10 fractions of 3 Gy was indistinguishable from that after two fractions of 8.5 Gy, we suggest that the latter regimen should be considered for patients with poor prognosis. Patients with favorable prognostic factors should be treated with higher radiation doses, e.g. 15 fractions of 3 Gy.
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