At the Intersection of Quantity and Quality

How We Die- Making Sense of Modern Death

  • June 1st, 2015

Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD, Louise Aronson, Katy Butler, Zoe Carter, and Monica Wesolowska presented a panel at the Bay Area Book Festival on June 6th. The panel, How We Die- Making Sense of Modern Death, took place at noon.

Avoiding the End-of-Life Medical Conveyor Belt

  • May 31st, 2015

There’s still time to join Jessica Nutik Zitter, MD and Mark Zitter, CEO, Zitter Health Insights, at the San Francisco Commonwealth Club on June 9th for Avoiding the End-of-Life Medical Conveyor Belt, a conversation about end-of-life. Tickets are going fast!

The Right Paperwork for Your End-of-Life Wishes

Posted 4/29/15 on The New York Times – Opinionator.
The patient’s heart was barely contracting under my ultrasound probe, like a limp handshake. He was in shock, his ineffective heartbeat unable to maintain the pressure necessary to keep his organs alive.
And now he was on full life support on my service in the intensive care unit.
Our ultrasound completed, the resident resumed […]