For further Self-directed learning:
Rousseau P. Palliative sedation in the management of refractory symptoms. J Support Oncol. 2004 Mar-Apr;2(2):181-6.
Dr. W. Richard Scott, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Sociology, shares a very personal story of the last stages of life of his beloved brother Charles Scott.
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