reject your recommendation to discontinue curative treatment in favor of palliative care?66% Regularly / Occasionally 26. From your experience, how often do patients and their families
34% Infrequently / Never
27. What reasons have patients and their families given for rejecting your recommendation to discontinue curative treatment in favor of palliative care?
75% Unwillingness to accept that curative treatment was ineffective
74% Disagreement from family members about discontinuing curative treatment
63% Preference for more aggressive curative treatment options
42% Religious hesitations or objections
37% Disagreement with the diagnosis or wanted a second opinion