Category Archives: EAPC-LINKED JOURNALS

Standing on the shoulders of giants – a brief, patient- and proxy-reported outcome measure in advanced illness

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM ‘PALLIATIVE MEDICINE’… Fliss Murtagh is Professor of Palliative Care and Associate Director of the Wolfson Palliative Care Research Centre, and Academic Training Programme Director – North & East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire, UK. Here, she explains the … Continue reading

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Discovering people’s strengths and resources at the end of life

On the 90th birthday of pioneering palliative care social worker, Elisabeth Earnshaw-Smith, we are delighted to republish this earlier post, which we hope will stimulate the thinking around the family and social model in palliative care. And you can download … Continue reading

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Understanding complexity in palliative care

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’. TODAY, WE’RE DELIGHTED TO REPUBLISH ANOTHER FAVOURITE POST WHICH WAS SELECTED AS  ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM THE JUNE 2018 ISSUE OF  ‘PALLIATIVE MEDICINE’. AND THERE’S A FREE COPY OF THE FULL-TEXT ARTICLE TO … Continue reading

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Deaths after feeding tube withdrawal

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE’RE REPUBLISHING ONE OF THE GREAT POSTS SELECTED AS ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM ‘PALLIATIVE MEDICINE’ IN 2018. AND YOU CAN DOWNLOAD THE FULL ARTICLE FREE OF CHARGE… Professor Jenny Kitzinger and Professor … Continue reading

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‘Palliative Medicine’ impact factor increases to 4.956

People are citing research papers in ‘Palliative Medicine’ more than ever before. Editor-in-Chief, Professor Catherine Walshe, puts it down to the great research submitted and the teamwork of editors, reviewers and publishers. Palliative Medicine, the research journal of the European … Continue reading

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Pilot testing the first version of the EAPC basic dataset

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE … A lack of common criteria to describe a palliative care cancer population in studies has led to the development of the first version of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) basic … Continue reading

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 ‘European Journal of Palliative Care’ – FREE access to the complete archive for all!

The publishers of our former official journal, the ‘European Journal of Palliative Care’, are enabling free access to around 2,000 journal articles. Julie Ling, Chief Executive Officer, and Avril Jackson, Social Media Editor, European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC), explain. A … Continue reading

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