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Medicine: End-of-Life Decisions (Part II) #983549

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 28, 2010
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(Studio: David Muir) The debate over end-of-life care re-introduced; scenes shown of Lois Riley, who has terminal ovarian cancer; details given from view responses to last night's story. [Last night, RILEY - comments on quality of life.] "Journal of the American Medical Assn." study on the importance of end of life conversations for those dying noted.

(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Time Johnson) How people are more interested in quality of life while the medical system is geared to quality of life, the issue of how to honor the wishes of the patient and family and when families should have conversations about end-of-life decision-making discussed.

Muir, David;
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