Category Archives: public health palliative care

Leaders, advocates and voices for change: a message about future nurse leaders.

For our Palliative Care and Public Health blog series, Philip Larkin and Sonja McIlfatrick reflect on palliative care nursing ‘facts of life’, nurse education and call for a reorientation of the way in which nurses see their role. It is … Continue reading

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The Lancet Commission on the Value of Death: understanding a realistic utopia.

Death, dying, and loss are universal human experiences, but the contention of a new Lancet Commission is that they have become unfamiliar, disconnected, and unbalanced. For the next in our Palliative Care and Public Health blog series, Dr. Libby Sallnow … Continue reading

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Let’s create Compassionate Communities for the future!

In our Palliative Care and Public Health blog series, contributors explore the pressing issue about how palliative care could become part of public health as well as a health care priority. Marie-Charlotte Bouësseau, Elizabeth Gwyther & Allan Kellehear reflect on … Continue reading

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Compassionate communities: a global expansion.

WE’RE DELIGHTED TO PRESENT THIS MONTH’S ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, THE OFFICIAL RESEARCH JOURNAL OF THE EAPC. Each month, Professor Catherine Walshe, Editor-in-Chief of Palliative Medicine, chooses an article that readers may find particularly interesting or useful and invites … Continue reading

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Do Compassionate Cities provide a path to a ‘realistic utopia’?

This blog is the second in our Palliative Care and Public Health Series, where contributors explore how palliative care could become part of public health and a health care priority. Dr. John Rosenberg, President of Public Health Palliative Care International, … Continue reading

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