To determine whether end‐of‐life (EOL) experiences in the first spouse in a marriage are associated with EOL experiences in the other spouse.
Nationally representative, longitudinal survey.
Health and Retirement Study, Waves 1992–2012 linked to Medicare claims
Community‐dwelling older adults who died (N=4,558), representing 2,279 married heterosexual couples...
Guidelines recommend informed decision-making regarding prostate specific antigen (PSA) screening for men with at least 10years of remaining life expectancy (RLE). Comorbidity measures have been used to judge RLE in previous studies, but assessments based on other common RLE measures are unknown. We assessed whether screening rates varied based on four clinically relevant RLE measures, including comorbidities,...
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