Minding our Elders: Would a feeding tube have been a better choice?
Published 04/26/2014, INFORUM
DEAR CAROL: My dad was 89-years-old and in a nursing home when he fell and broke his hip. While he was in the hospital and supposed to be healing from the fracture he developed pneumonia. Then, when they X-rayed his lungs they found the start of lung cancer.Word count: 532
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