Category Archives: En langue française

Structuring and promoting French research on end-of-life and palliative care

Cliquez ici pour la version en français Elodie Cretin, Director of the French National Platform for End of Life, introduces a valuable resource for anyone wishing to know more about research on end-of-life and palliative care in France, with some … Continue reading

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Putting down the luggage of a lifetime: A French experience of hospital biography for patients in palliative care

Cliquez ici pour la version en français Continuing our series on Spirituality and Palliative Care where we look at how people deal with crisis and suffering when confronted with life-threatening disease. In this post, Valéria Milewski, hospital biographer at Chartres … Continue reading

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The spiritual power of music and sound

CLIQUEZ ICI POUR LIRE LA VERSION EN FRANÇAIS Continuing our new series on Spiritual Care in Palliative Care. Today, Alain Ducq, music and sound therapist attached to the Palliative Care Unit, Forcilles-Fondation Cognacq-Jay Hospital, France, explains how music and sound … Continue reading

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“End of life: Let’s learn to talk about it”: a MOOC end-of-life learning tool in French

Cliquez ici pour la version en français. The French national information centre on end-of-life care has just launched a MOOC that aims to help the public and healthcare professionals have a better understanding of end-of-life care – it’s free and … Continue reading

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Breaking the ice in palliative care … with an ice cream break

Cliquez ici pour la version en français Ice cream has a special place in the Unité de Soins de Support et d’Accompagnement (USSA) palliative care unit in Agen, France, where Catherine Renard is a volunteer. Catherine, also a member of the steering … Continue reading

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