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Physiotherapy: Improving quality of life for palliative care patients

Cipla Palliative Care and Training Centre in Pune, in the state of Maharashtra in India, has provided free inpatient and home care for cancer patients and their families since 1997. Dr Mugdha Vaidya, the physiotherapist at Cipla, describes one of … Continue reading

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How physiotherapy helps with cachexia: Reflections on an EAPC Young Researcher Award

Dr Matthew Maddocks, National Institute of Health Research Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Cicely Saunders Institute, King’s College London, UK I recently returned from the 7th EAPC World Research Congress complete with an Oxford Textbook of Palliative Care, which was presented as part … Continue reading

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