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Angelo E. Volandes, M.D.

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Dr. Angelo Volandes

What ‘do everything’ can mean

The day I met Mrs. Bartlett at my hospital, she was an 89-year-old long-stay nursing home resident with moderate-to-severe dementia who was being transferred to my hospitalist service for shortness of breath. Her family had never discussed what kind of medical care she would want.

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