Special Report: Futile Interventions vs End-of-Life Care
June 10, 2014
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With an ever-aging population and the availability of less invasive technologies such as transcatheter aortic valves, weighing
the risks and benefits of intervening in elderly patients is a delicate science. Our experts discuss when doing less is the
better option and how to raise the sensitive topic of end-of-life care.
- Tricia Ward, Editorial Director,
theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology