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As doctors and family talked about treatment options, Bessie Davis, 95, laid silently in her bed at the Edmonson Health Care Center, holding her daughter-in-law's hand.  Without much discussion, the decision was made not to send Davis back to the hospital to treat her circulation problems which landed her in the nursing home approximately 10 years ago.  {quote}It's not in the family's best interest,{quote} Dr. Pravin Avula said. {quote}She's in her grand stage.{quote}
Edmonson, KY

As doctors and family talked about treatment options, Bessie Davis, 95, laid silently in her bed at the Edmonson Health Care Center, holding her daughter-in-law's hand. Without much discussion, the decision was made not to send Davis back to the hospital to treat her circulation problems which landed her in the nursing home approximately 10 years ago. "It's not in the family's best interest," Dr. Pravin Avula said. "She's in her grand stage."