The Paladin in Palliative Care: Miscast as the Black Knight

I’m trying to figure out how specialists in palliative care get mischaracterized as “killers”. I’ve thought of them as the paladins of end-of-life care although, according to a recent article in the April 23, 2012 issue of American Medical News (AMN), patients, families, and even some physicians continue to misunderstand them as the black knights […]