Welcome to Healthy Medicine Blog with Dr. Zieve!

If you would like to subscribe to our free podcast on I-Tunes, Click Here.
Descriptions of weekly podcasts are listed below, there is a search tool to the right if you are looking for a specific topic. Please feel free to share with your friends via the tools below each entry.
Learn more about Healthy Medicine

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Healthy Medicine #146: Dying Well

Dr Zieve talks with Ira Byock, MD about end-of-life and palliative care, focusing on strategies for emotional care for both the dying and those left behind. Ira Byock MD is the Director of Palliative Medicine at Dartmouth├▒Hitchcock Medical Center, Chair of Palliative Medicine and Professor in the Departments of Anesthesiology, and Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth Medical School. His books Dying Well (1997) and The Four Things That Matter Most (2004) are used extensively in the counseling of patients and families dealing with advanced illness.

No comments: