Dr. David Wensel

Palliative Care
Rushville, MO
18 years experience

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Palliative Care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wensel
18 years experience Palliative Care
Terminal: It can be, it depends on stage. Recommend having a very clear discussion with oncologist about this especially before treatments are started.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wensel
18 years experience Palliative Care
Prognosis: The best predictor of how a patient will do is how they are doing physically. Watch for physical decline in ability to care for themself. Get hospice ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wensel
18 years experience Palliative Care
End stage renal: By blood and urine test. Treatment is determined by stage but end stage is only treated by transplant or dialysis.
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wensel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wensel is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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