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Angelo E. Volandes, MD, MPH

  • Phone: 617-726-2862
Departments
Department of Medicine
Medical Education
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
MD, Yale University School of Medicine
Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Foreign Languages
Greek
Spanish
Patient Age Group
Adult
Accepting New Patients
No

Educational video helps terminal cancer patients decide whether to receive CPR

Patients with terminal cancer who viewed a brief video demonstrating cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) were less likely than patients who only listened to a verbal description of the procedure to indicate a preference for receiving CPR in the event of an in-hospital cardiac arrest.

Bigelow Teaching Service
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-726-2862