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Palliative care: Issues in the intensive care unit in adults

Authors

Margaret Isaac, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

University of Washington

J Randall Curtis, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

University of Washington

Section Editors

Polly E Parsons, MD

Editor-in-Chief — Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Section Editor — Critical Care

Professor of Medicine

University of Vermont College of Medicine

Maria J Silveira, MD, MA, MPH

Section Editor — Special Sites of Care and Allied Health Professions

Clinician Scientist

Ann Arbor VAMC

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

University of Michigan

Christine Ritchie, MD, MSPH

Section Editor — Special Sites of Care and Allied Health Professions

Professor of Medicine

Harris Fishbon Distinguished Professor for Clinical Translational Research in Aging

University of California - San Francisco

Deputy Editor

Geraldine Finlay, MD

Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate

Deputy Editor — Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine

Associate Professor

Tufts University School of Medicine

Peer Reviewer

Reviewers are not identified on topic reviews to preserve anonymity