Researcher Looks at Racial Differences in End-of-Life Care

October 10, 2017

(UPI) – Researchers at the University of Washington analyzed survey data from the National Health and Aging Trends Study for racial disparities in end-of-life care, reporting no significant differences in the quality of end-of-life-care among patients. Analysis of the survey, which included more than 1,700 interviews of Medicare enrollees age 65 and older as part of the National Health and Aging Trends Study from 2011 to 2015, showed no significant racial differences in the quality of end-of-life care among patients.

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