Tag: Palliative Care

Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness, through the prevention and relief of suffering by means of early identification and impeccable assessment and treatment of pain and other problems, physical, psychosocial and spiritual

Palliative Care

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Factors Impacting On The Effectiveness Of Palliative Care
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Palliative care can vary significantly in its effectiveness according to condition, location, and type of patient (WHO, 2011; Gomes et al., 2013). This has long been recognised as an issue: Higginson ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Approaches to Palliative Care
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Palliative approach refers to the provision of a holistic care for patients who are no longer responsive to curative treatment and dying. The approach provides primary care services to improve the qu... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

End of Life Care: Cancer Patients' Right to Die
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Introduction Recently, the concept of patient autonomy has become more prevalent within the healthcare field with the government and the NHS promoting patient choice and providing assurance that indiv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020