The Guardian (blog)
“Despite death being our only shared destiny, there is an amazing amount of misinformation about what medicine can achieve at the end of life,” writes Glasgow GP and author Margaret McCartney.
The UN Ebola Emergency Response Mission will not fully meet its 1 December target for containing the virus due to escalating numbers of cases in Sierra Leone, Anthony Banbury, the head of UNMEER, said on Monday.
As part of a national engagement effort, the Institute of Medicine has created an informational graphic to help people understand more about palliative care.
The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care has announced a new standard for clinical care and the appropriate use of antibiotics.