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Palliative care of patients with advanced dementia


Susan L Mitchell, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School

Section Editors

R Sean Morrison, MD

Section Editor — Selected End Stage Conditions

Hermann Merkin Professor of Palliative Care

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Steven T DeKosky, MD, FAAN, FACP, FANA

Section Editor — Dementia

Professor of Neurology

Deputy Director

McKnight Brain Institute

University of Florida College of Medicine

Deputy Editor

April F Eichler, MD, MPH

Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate

Deputy Editor — Neurology and Sleep Medicine

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Harvard Medical School

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