Category Archives: SYMPTOM CONTROL

‘This is your golden time. You enjoy it and you’ve plenty time for crying after’: How dysphagia impacts family caregivers of people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

CATCH UP WITH SOME OF OUR ‘PAST POSTS’ – summer holidays are always a great time to catch up on articles you may have missed. Today, we’re republishing a post by Dominika Lisiecka, PhD, Lecturer, Department of Nursing and Healthcare Sciences, Institute … Continue reading

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Reflections on palliative sedation in clinical practice: A live webinar

As part of the European Union-funded Horizon2020 Palliative Sedation project, the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) will present a FREE 60-minute webinar on Thursday 3rd June 2021 (14.00 CET). Members of the consortium, Jeroen Hasselaar, Julie Ling and Sheila … Continue reading

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How a dinner in Bruges led to NursEduPal@Euro: an Erasmus+ funded KA203 project to improve palliative care education for nurses

Minna Hökkä, Veerle Coupez, Nicoleta Mitrea, Julie Ling, Piret Paal and Danny Vereecke are part of the team behind the new NursEduPal@Euro project. Here, they explain how the introduction of new methodologies, as an alternative to traditional bedside training, aims … 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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International Journal of Palliative Nursing launches Palliative Care Nurse of the Year Award 2021

International Journal of Palliative Nursing invites nominations for an award to recognise a nurse who has made a substantial difference to the experience of individuals in the palliative and end-of-life care phase. Dr Brian Nyatanga, Consultant Editor of the journal, … Continue reading

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