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TABLES AND BOXES

Tables
1     Clinical Practice Guidelines for End-of-Life Care: Status, Source, and Further Development Needed, 14
2     Status of Quality Indicator Development for End-of-Life Care, 17
3     Symptom Control Research Opportunities and Unmet Needs, 26
Boxes
1     Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care—The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 9
2     SUPPORT, 30
3     Recommendations and Future Directions—From Approaching Death: Improving Care at the End of Life (IOM, 1997), 33
4     The ASCO Survey, 38


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