Lou's Treatment

Decision on surgery for tumor

Hospice first visit

Individualize the program

Protect the stomach

Elavil helped in many ways

Look for best anti-depressant

Using Ibuprofen and Morphine

Social workers can help

Lou's Treatment

Surgically removing the tumor in Lou's lung helped him breathe more easily. After surgery, his caregivers had to pay close attention to Lou's reactions to medication and work together to fine tune the doses. Lou's treatments also included getting care for his emotional well being.

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