Tag Archives: Covid-19 and palliative care

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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Can patients still die a good death during a pandemic?

CONTINUING OUR NEW SERIES: COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE… Our Guest Writers today are Kathleen Leemans, Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Radiotherapy and Palliative Care, UZ Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium, and Lieve Van den Block, Professor in Aging … Continue reading

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Role and Response of hospital palliative care during the COVID-19 Pandemic

CONTINUING OUR NEW SERIES: COVID-19 AND THE PALLIATIVE CARE RESPONSE… Today’s Guest Writers are Professor Irene J Higginson, OBE, and Dr Mevhibe B Hocaoglu, Cicely Saunders Institute of Palliative Care, Policy & Rehabilitation, Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing, Midwifery & … Continue reading

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