The Conundrum -

Choosing Further Cancer Chemotherapy versus Hospice Amidst a Dysfunctional Healthcare System

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James (not his real name) had widely spread cancer and died in hospice. Until then his care had been less than satisfactory; indeed, it had been poor. His travels through the healthcare system demonstrate some of the massive dysfunctions that patients encounter regularly. Amidst these problems, he confronted a true conundrum — the necessity of…