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Acupuncture, an ancient form of medicine that originated in China several thousand years ago, has been used by Canadian physicians since the 1970s.
Pain is common among long-term care residents and is often undertreated.
The oral cavity is a frequent site of head and neck cancer. The population most commonly afflicted with cancer of the oral cavity is older adults.
Euthanasia and assisted suicide are attracting increasing public interest. The experiences in the Netherlands and Oregon are explored as well as the topics of terminal sedation and voluntary dehydration.
MD, FRCPC, FACP, AGSF
Persistent pain is common in older adults, and its consequences are often severe.