Category Archives: EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS

STOP! Patients receiving CPR despite valid DNACPR documentation

Lucy Baxter, Simulation and Clinical Education Fellow, South Tyneside District Hospital, South Shields, UK, and Jennifer Hancox, Core Medical Trainee, Sandwell District General Hospital, Birmingham, UK, explain the background to their longer article published in the June issue of the … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, European Journal of Palliative Care | Tagged , | 1 Comment

When 999 gets called at the end of life – from life to death

In this backgrounder to a longer article published in the June issue of the European Journal of Palliative Care, Richard Smith, a paramedic with the East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust, UK, explains how collaborative initiatives between two UK … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, EDUCATION & TRAINING, European Journal of Palliative Care | Tagged | Leave a comment

‘Death is difficult in any language’

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE. . . Professor Elizabeth A. Lobb and Dr Anna Green explain the background to their longer article selected as ‘Editor’s Choice’ in the September 2018 issue of Palliative Medicine. Rising population trends in ageing, … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, Palliative Medicine: Editor's Choice | Tagged | Leave a comment

Living alone – dying at home? The role of non-kin-carers

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE’RE REPUBLISHING ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE OF JUNE 2017 – AND YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTICLE FREE OF CHARGE FROM OUR WEBSITE . . . Sabine Pleschberger and … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, Palliative Medicine: Editor's Choice, PATIENT & FAMILY CARE, RESEARCH | Leave a comment

Parenting while living with advanced cancer

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE’RE REPUBLISHING OUR ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE OF MARCH 2017 – AND THE FULL ARTICLE IS FREE TO DOWNLOAD … Dr Eliza (Leeza) M Park Department of Psychiatry and Lineberger … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, Palliative Medicine: Editor's Choice, PATIENT & FAMILY CARE | Tagged | Leave a comment

Understanding funding models in palliative care: Who pays and who provides?

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE’RE REPUBLISHING OUR ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE OF APRIL 2017 – AND THE FULL ARTICLE IS FREE TO DOWNLOAD … Fliss Murtagh, Professor of Palliative Care, Hull York Medical … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, Palliative Medicine: Editor's Choice, RESEARCH | Tagged | Leave a comment

What the social sciences have to offer palliative care

Dr Erica Borgstrom, Lecturer in Anthropology and End-of-life Care, Open University, Milton Keynes, UK, explains the background to a longer article published in the June issue of the European Journal of Palliative Care. In November 2017, a group of 20 … Continue reading

Posted in EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS, European Journal of Palliative Care, RESEARCH | Tagged | Leave a comment