Category Archives: Palliative Medicine: Editor’s Choice

The taming of the chameleon – guidance on Conducting and REporting DElphi Studies (CREDES)

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE ARE REPUBLISHING OUR ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE OF SEPTEMBER 2017 … Dr Saskia Jünger, senior research associate at the Cologne Center for Ethics, Rights, Economics, and Social Sciences … Continue reading

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Shared decision-making about palliative chemotherapy: A conversation about what matters most

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – TODAY WE ARE REPUBLISHING OUR ‘EDITOR’S CHOICE’ FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE OF JULY 2017 … Inge Henselmans, Department of Medical Psychology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, explains the background to her … Continue reading

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Deaths after feeding tube withdrawal

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE . . . Professor Jenny Kitzinger and Professor Celia Kitzinger explain the background to their longer article selected as ‘Editor’s Choice’ in the July 2018 issue of Palliative Medicine. For families, and for clinicians, it … Continue reading

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A day in the life of an editor – want to join in?

If you’ve ever fancied being part of a top palliative care journal, here’s your chance! Professor Catherine Walshe, Editor-in-Chief of ‘Palliative Medicine’, takes you behind the scenes of the EAPC’s official research journal and invites you to join the team … Continue reading

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Understanding complexity in palliative care

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE . . . Sophie Pask, PhD Student at Hull York Medical School, UK and Cathryn Pinto, Research Assistant at Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, UK, explain the background to a longer article selected … Continue reading

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Mapping the scope of occupational therapy practice in palliative care: A European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) cross-sectional survey

Gail Eva, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, Brunel University London, UK, and Deidre Morgan, Lecturer in Palliative and Supportive Services, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia, explain the background to their longer article published in the May issue of Palliative Medicine. “Why … Continue reading

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What can the ‘Six Ps’ tell us about recruitment issues in palliative care randomised controlled trials?

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE. . . Lesley Dunleavy, a PhD student at the International Observatory on End of Life Care, Lancaster University, UK, is using a social marketing approach to better understand barriers and facilitators to recruitment … Continue reading

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