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End-of-Life Delirium: Issues Regarding Recognition …

End-of-Life Delirium: Issues Regarding Recognition …

End of life: the presence of progressive life-limiting disease in a patient with a prognosis of months or less. This definition is based on a systematic review of prognostic terminology in palliative care by Hui et al.18 Actively dying (viewed as synonymous with the dying or terminal phase): ‘‘the hours or days preceding imminent death during