The high cost of terminal care: Balancing conflicting goals
Maurie Markman, MD
Chairman, Department of Hematology/Medical Oncology, Cleveland Clinic; director, Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center; associate editor, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
Address: Maurie Markman, MD, Department of Hematology/Medical Oncology, T40, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195
If the medical establishment fails to develop rational, realistic strategies for managing patients with advanced cancer, then nonphysicians will make the decisions.