The latest news on death
Going without coverage greatly increases mortality, researchers conclude
Services help the departed relay account numbers, passwords, and documents.
Amount of time spent doing them directly related to success, study shows
Poor hospital care a big reason why, researchers say
An estimated 45% to 70% of these patients die before discharge, study finds
Ranking by death rates alone doesn't measure severity of cases, researchers say
Teens in low- and middle-income countries fare the worst, statistics show
Misconceptions abound. Patients and families need not be afraid to ask for help.
Many relatives want doctors to keep their opinions to themselves, study finds
Married and never-married did the best a decade later, study shows