Category Archives: Coronavirus and palliative care

Changing patterns of mortality during the Covid-19 pandemic

ANOTHER IMPORTANT CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SPECIAL SERIES ON COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE… Today’s guest writers are Rachel Cripps, Dr Anna Bone, and Professor Katherine Sleeman from the Cicely Saunders Institute of Palliative Care, Policy & Rehabilitation, King’s College … Continue reading

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A year of fighting the racial inequality of COVID

CONTINUING OUR SERIES ON COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE – AND A CHANCE TO DOWNLOAD THE LATEST COVPALL STUDY FINDINGS OPEN ACCESS… Today’s Guest Writer is Dr Sabrina Bajwah, Clinical Senior Lecturer, King’s College London and Honorary Palliative Care Consultant … Continue reading

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The need for early referral to palliative care especially for Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups in a COVID-19 pandemic

AN OPPORTUNITY TO CATCH UP WITH OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – Today we’re republishing a research article from the United Kingdom that was selected as ‘Editor’s Choice’ in October 2020. Each month, Professor Catherine Walshe, Editor-in-Chief of  ‘Palliative Medicine’, chooses an article that … Continue reading

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The impact of relationships on quality of life during Corona times  

A NEW POST IN OUR  CONTINUING SERIES: COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE Today, Dr Hilde Buiting explains to what extent relationships impact quality of life during Corona times.   Since March 2020, COVID-19 has impacted globally upon everyday life and work. … Continue reading

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

Cliquez ici pour la version en français. EAPC IS PROUD TO SALUTE NURSES ACROSS THE WORLD ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES’ DAY ON 12 MAY 2021. TO MARK THE OCCASION, WE ARE REPUBLISHING  THIS POST FROM ANJA OUSTALET, A NURSE MANAGER IN … Continue reading

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