My Mom is in end stage copd and
it has been a battle of "wills" and
"won'ts" between my sisters and
my mothers care....My Mom is on Hospice care and
I believe in there "mission" for "comfort care" but my sisters think that my Mom is/will become a "drug addict" (my Mom can be given morphine and
Ativan if her respirations
get too high... (and
my Mom has been having respirations up into the 40's - normal is between 18 to 20....