News Roundup 17-22 February 2013

Categories: In The Media.

17 February

Canada: Inside Toronto– Palliative care program at North York General gets funding boost

19 February

Japan: Bloomberg– Dying Alone Becomes New Normal as Japan Spurns Confucius

20 February

US: NewsMedical– Symptom severity, hospice patient distress not necessarily linked

US: Geripal– Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question in Palliative Care and Geriatrics

US: Boston.com– Doctors have a duty to encourage patients to discuss end-of-life wishes

Australia: ABC Radio Australia– No real knowledge of palliative care in Pacific – award winning doctor

21 February

Bangladesh: The News today– APHN, BSMMU sign MoU

US: HemOnc Today– Bereavement and grief: What every oncologist should know

US: MedNews.com– Hospice Care: Much More than Hand-Holding

US: Pharmalive– The Conversation Project Brings End-of-Life Conversations to Care Providers

22 February

UK: Female First– Duchess Catherine Holds Charity Meeting

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