Although palliative care is a growing specialty, Dr Gawande recognises that all clinicians need to “apply such thinking to every person they touch.” I would certainly agree, writes Dr Leeroy William.
Marie Curie blog
From a global perspective, the UK is considered a world leader in palliative care, but in reality, we’re actually comparable to other countries.
Patients and their families can find out more about changes to cancer and end of life care in Staffordshire in Penkridge on Thursday.
Every August, thousands of newly qualified doctors start work in hospitals across the country. Dr Arrash Yassaee, a graduate from Cambridge University and UCL Medical School, describes his first week on the front line.
Four-time world superbike champion and I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here winner Carl Fogarty delighted young patients and staff on a visit to an East Lancashire children’s hospice.
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