Tag Archives: Occupational therapy and palliative care

Mapping the scope of occupational therapy practice in palliative care: A European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) cross-sectional survey

Gail Eva, Senior Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, Brunel University London, UK, and Deidre Morgan, Lecturer in Palliative and Supportive Services, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia, explain the background to their longer article published in the May issue of Palliative Medicine. “Why … Continue reading

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The world’s first full-scale occupational therapy trial in people with advanced cancer

THIS MONTH’S EDITOR’S CHOICE FROM PALLIATIVE MEDICINE . . . Marc Sampedro Pilegaard is an occupational therapist at The Research Initiative for Activity Studies and Occupational Therapy, Research Unit of General Practice, Department of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Odense C, … Continue reading

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Dying to know…

Joanna Beveridge, Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, Division of Occupational Therapy and Arts Therapies, Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh, Scotland, runs a master class that aims to get occupational therapy students more aware and involved with issues around death and dying. Dying … Continue reading

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Making the most of life: what can occupational therapy contribute in palliative care?

Gail Eva, Research Fellow, Department of Brain Repair and Rehabilitation, UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK, and Chair of the EAPC Taskforce on Occupational Therapy As I write this post, it’s the start of the Paralympic Games in London: the biggest … Continue reading

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