Advanced Cancer

This section provides information on the following topics:

Advance Directives

In this article, you’ll learn about how advance directives allow you to convey your preferences about your medical care before you become unable to make those decisions.

Understanding CPR and DNR orders

This article includes important information on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and do not resuscitate (DNR) orders as a patient approaches the end of life.

Hospice Care

This article defines hospice care services, introduces the hospice care team, and provides additional resources about hospice care.

Care Through the Final Days

This article helps caregivers understand what to expect and how to help as a person approaches the end of life.