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What is Unbearable? Evaluating States of Cognitive & Functional Debility with Statistical Rigor

Emily Rubin and colleagues surveyed 180 patients who had been admitted to a hospital in Philadelphia suffering from serious illnesses, including lung and heart disease. All participants were over 60, and were asked to hypothesize whether they would pre…

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