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How specialist palliative care services across the world innovated frugally in response to COVID-19

NEW SERIES:  COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE… Writing on this blog in May 2020, Catherine Walshe and Nancy Preston introduced the CovPall study, led by Professor Irene Higginson, and invited clinical leads across the globe to take part in … Continue reading

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What’s the role of palliative care and hospices in the COVID-19 pandemic? Evidence from a systematic review

Rachel Cripps, Simon Etkind, Anna Bone, Adejoke Oluyase, Mevhibe Hocaoglu, Katherine Sleeman and Irene Higginson, King’s College London, Cicely Saunders Institute, London, UK, share the evidence and explain how you can get involved in a new survey. Palliative care and hospice … Continue reading

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Equality of opportunity in academic palliative care: What’s the problem?

Dr Katherine Sleeman, NIHR Clinician Scientist at the Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, UK Is there a problem with gender bias in academic palliative care? This was the question I pondered at the 2016 European Association for Palliative Care … Continue reading

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Making the most of Twitter at #EAPC2017

Ahead of the 15th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care here’s another post from congress contributors . . . James Norris, Katherine Sleeman, Catherine Walshe and Julie Ling, give a glimpse of two sessions designed to keep … Continue reading

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The changing characteristics of people dying in hospices in England

Katherine Sleeman is a clinician and academic at the Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London. Here, she explains the background to a longer research article selected as ‘Editor’s choice’ in the January issue of Palliative Medicine.  “The hospice movement is … Continue reading

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