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- Apr 22, '12 by Vtachy1If they are writhing in pain,squirming all over the bed, moaning and crying, I would hate to have them hold it for resps of 8 for a Hospice patient though.
- Apr 22, '12 by CapeCodMermaidMost people writhing in pain are breathing more rapidly. It's not easy to have a hard and fast rule about an end of life issue.
- Apr 24, '12 by MomRN0913Sometimes it hurts too much to breath and patients tend to hold their breath. The pain medicine could help them breath.