Dr David Oliver, Board member of the European Association for Palliative Care, explains some of the key issues that were discussed at the recent EAPC board meeting.
The ASCO Post
Interview with Teresa A. Gilewski, who has written, produced, and directed four films focusing on humanistic care and created the Art of Medicine lecture series at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
International Longevity Centre UK – Guest Blog
Dr Kate Woodthorpe from the Department of Social & Policy Sciences, University of Bath, reflects on how to elevate funerals up the social and political agenda.
John Troyer from the Centre for Death and Society at the University of Bath argues that death is not a taboo.
People living with HIV in the UK have poorer health-related quality of life (HRQoL) compared to individuals in the general population, according to new research.
ONS Connect Blog
Cancers occurring in adolescents (ages 15 to 19 years) and young adults (ages 20 to 39 years) are associated with a unique set of issues.
It’s OK to Die
“Crude self-examination is always an aftermath of loss,” writes Rea L. Ginsberg.
ehospice International Children’s edition
For the very first time, 16 professional nurses completing a year-long diploma in paediatrics at the University of the Free State’s School of Nursing in South Africa got to attend a two-day workshop on paediatric palliative care.
Specialist palliative care services around Australia are being called upon to participate in a landmark survey that aims to map the provision of palliative care and advance care planning services nationally for the first time.
Jalandhar is in the state of Punjab which has a high incidence of cancer. This programme addressed the need to create greater awareness about prevention, early detection and management of all aspects of cancer care.
ehospice South Africa
The deadline for abstract submissions for the Hospice Palliative Care Association conference has now been extended to the 7 May 2014.