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Indications of Farnon and Hofmann for Hospice Care of a Patient in Coma and/or Stroke

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Farnon and Hofmann developed simplified criteria for selecting patients with non-cancer diagnoses for hospice care. Patients with severe neurologic disease may be candidates for palliative care. The authors are from Allegheny University of the Health Sciences in Philadelphia.

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