Palliative Care for Hospitalized Cancer Patients
Froedtert Hospital is one of five US sites conducting this project funded by the National Cancer Institute. Led by Drs. Diane Meier and Sean Morrison from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, the purpose of this project is to evaluate the outcomes of palliative care consultation teams on the care of hospitalized patients with advanced cancer. A total of 5000 patients will be enrolled during the five years of this project.