NPR The Leonard Lopate Show – Caring For Those At The End of Life

2018-01-02T19:16:07+00:00 March 16th, 2017|
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Dr. Jessica Nutik Zitter joins us to talk about her book Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life. She discusses her career path from wanting to be an ICU physician to becoming a doctor who specializes in palliative care.

She writes about her own realization that the old and the ill are put on what she calls the “End-of-Life Conveyor belt,” and details how she works with patients, families and caregivers. (…) Listen To The Audio Here