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Difficult tasks for adults with serious illness as of 2017

Percentage of U.S. adults with family or friends with serious illness that had difficulty with select tasks as of 2017

by John Elflein, last edited Jun 11, 2018
Difficult tasks for adults with serious illness as of 2017 This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults that had recent experience with serious illness and said that the person who was ill had difficulty with select tasks in the past year or the year before they died as of 2017. According to the survey, 48 percent of respondents said that their loved one had difficulty understanding instructions for medications and medical care.
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by John Elflein, last edited Jun 11, 2018
This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults that had recent experience with serious illness and said that the person who was ill had difficulty with select tasks in the past year or the year before they died as of 2017. According to the survey, 48 percent of respondents said that their loved one had difficulty understanding instructions for medications and medical care.
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