Category Archives: PATIENT & FAMILY CARE

Nurses behind the scenes: The palliative care response to COVID-19 in Paris

Cliquez ici pour la version en français. CONTINUING OUR SERIES TO CELEBRATE THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE NURSE AND MIDWIFE 2020 AND THE BENEFITS THAT NURSING AND MIDWIFERY BRING TO THE HEALTH OF THE GLOBAL POPULATION. To mark this world first, the European … Continue reading

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In-Dialogue: a conversation aid for shared decision-making with people with intellectual disabilities in the palliative phase

CONTINUING OUR NEW SERIES:  PALLIATIVE CARE AND INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES… Today’s guest writers are Hanna Noorlandt (Erasmus MC), Freek Felet (Prisma Foundation), Ida Korfage (Erasmus MC) and Michael Echteld (Prisma Foundation and Avans University of Applied Sciences) from The Netherlands. Here, they talk about a new … Continue reading

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Abstract Watch: Palliative and end-of-life care in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – We know you’re super busy and don’t always have the chance to read all our posts. As, sadly, we enter the second wave of the pandemic we hope that this post … Continue reading

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Widening Access to Palliative and End of Life Care for People with Intellectual Disabilities: A multi-media, open access online resource

CONTINUING OUR NEW SERIES: PALLIATIVE CARE AND INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES… A new multi-media resource, based on what people with Intellectual Disabilities, family carers and professionals believe to be important when caring for people with intellectual disability at end of life, is … Continue reading

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The PEPIC19 survey: An international survey of end-of-life and palliative care of people with intellectual disabilities

START OF NEW SERIES ON PALLIATIVE CARE AND INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES… Today, Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, Co-chair of the European Association for Palliative Care Reference Group on Intellectual Disability, encourages everyone involved in providing end-of-life and palliative care to complete this important survey. … Continue reading

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