Tag Archives: Advanced chronic respiratory disease

Planning for the future with COPD – a new resource

Bettina Korn, End-of-Life Care Coordinator, St James’s Hospital, Dublin, and Deirdre Shanagher, Development Officer, Irish Hospice Foundation Dublin, Ireland, introduce a new booklet for people affected by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This post responds to a blog post by Lea … Continue reading

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It’s not all about dying – early palliative care results in improved quality of life and survival in patients with advance chronic respiratory disease

Dr Charles Reilly, Consultant Physiotherapist in Chronic Respiratory Disease, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Prof Claudia Bausewein, Professor of Palliative Medicine, Munich University Hospital, Germany, and Prof Irene Higginson, Professor of Palliative Care and Policy, King’s College London; Director of the … Continue reading

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