Category Archives: EAPC Taskforces/special projects

Ethical issues in palliative care in heart failure

Manuel Martínez-Sélles is Head of Section of Cardiology of the Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón, and Professor in the Universidad Europea and Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain. Here, he explains the background to a longer article published in the January/February issue … Continue reading

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2016 – the year we raised more awareness about children’s palliative care in Norway

Continuing our series of posts, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Today, Natasha Pedersen, … Continue reading

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The ICPCN – networking palliative care globally

Contininuing our series of posts, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Today, Professor Julia … Continue reading

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A consensus on palliative care in neurology – a collaborative approach

Professor David Oliver, Honorary Professor, University of Kent; Co-chair of Palliative Care Specialty Panel of the European Academy of Neurology and a member of the Board of Directors of the European Association for Palliative Care. Here, David explains the background … Continue reading

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Please don’t get my Independence confused with my Ability . . .

Continuing our series of posts, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Today, we hear … Continue reading

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Paediatric Comfort Teams – a step forward in realising paediatric palliative care in the Netherlands

Continuing our series of posts, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Today we hear … Continue reading

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EAPC Paediatric Taskforce is reborn

Today, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, we launch a special series about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Lizzie Chambers, … Continue reading

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