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My mother,a 90lb cancer patient with severe COPD,bone metastases already suffering for 2 WEEKS the pain of a pubis fracture that was diagnosed at Northern Westchester Hospital in Mount Kisco,NY as a pulled muscle when the X-Ray confirmed a fracture,was receiving palliative radiation for that pubis fracture initiated by Dr.Alfred Tinger at 21st CENTURY ONCOLOGY in BRIARCLIFF NY.While a patient at NWH,being transported via ambulance daily to RT,she developed PNEUMONIA,SEPSIS, SEVERAL BEDSORES, A URINARY TRACT INFECTION, BECAME SEVERELY DEHYDRATED(receiving Lasix)HIGH TEMPERATURE as HER BLOOD PRESSURE CONTINUED TO DROP. Not only did the radiation treatments continue in this deteriorated condition, Dr. Tinger added ANOTHER AREA!!Her terminal condition qualified her for HOSPICE -but we were NEVER TOLD she was at that point!!HOSPICE should have been initiated,not radiation. She was discharged on a Fri. rushed to another hospital Sat.morning and passed away on Sunday. jenforte@optonline.net

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  • Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203 (Grad. 1992)

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