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Children’s Hospital Colorado has removed gender designation from its patient wristbands, plus more healthcare news from around the web.
A surgery that improves a younger person’s quality of life could easily do the opposite for an elderly patient.
From Kaiser Health News: Due to poor doctor-patient communication, most people with advanced cancer don’t know enough about their disease to make vital decisions.
Does quality reporting make for better physicians? Two doctors debate the question.
A new study emphasizes the importance of doctors educating patients, an effort that leads to better outcomes and greater satisfaction.
Researchers at the University of Wisconsin have developed a list of question prompts to better inform and engage with surgical patients.