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Mind the language gap! A barrier in paediatric palliative care?

ONLY 71 DAYS TO #EAPC2019 …  AHEAD OF THE 16TH WORLD CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR PALLIATIVE CARE TO BE HELD IN BERLIN, GERMANY, 23 TO 25 MAY 2019, WE BRING YOU SOME SPECIAL POSTS TO WELCOME YOU TO BERLIN. … Continue reading

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Milestones: Fifty years of hospice and palliative care in Germany

ONLY 101 DAYS TO #EAPC2019 … AHEAD OF THE 16TH WORLD CONGRESS OF THE EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION FOR PALLIATIVE CARE (EAPC) TO BE HELD IN BERLIN, GERMANY, 23 TO 25 MAY 2019, WE BRING YOU SOME SPECIAL POSTS TO WELCOME YOU TO … Continue reading

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Literature and medicine – An interprofessional education project in palliative care

Continuing our series, The Arts in Palliative Care, where we look at how the arts in palliative care settings can be a powerful and effective way of addressing the practical, psychological, social and spiritual issues that face people at the end … Continue reading

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Advance Care Planning in German nursing homes – on target for nationwide implementation?

Georg Marckmann, Institute for Ethics, History, and Theory of Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich; Jürgen in der Schmitten, Institute for General Practice, Heinrich-Heine University of Düsseldorf, Germany. Germany may become one of the first countries in Europe to implement advance care planning … Continue reading

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Every person has the right to die with dignity

The German Hospice and Palliative Care Association (Deutscher Hospiz und PalliativVerband, DHPV) is the 55th collective member of the European Association for Palliative Care. Prof Dr Ulrich Bonk, Professor of Pathology, Oncology and Public Health, and Vice-President of the German … Continue reading

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