Radiation Oncology/End of life issues

• End-of-life care decision making carries paramount importance due to the advancements in medical sciences

• Since medical science has evolved over the time and now has a potentiality to reshape the circumstances during death and in turn prolong lives, various ethical issues surround end-of-life care

• Sameera Karnik et al. Healthcare (Basel). 2016 Jun; 4(2): 24. Ethical Issues Surrounding End-of-Life Care: A Narrative Review (PMID: 27417612)