Source: British Medical Journal, September 2010, 341(7774) p.656-8
Date of publication: September 2010
Publication type: Article
In a nutshell: Palliative Care Beyond Cancer. This article discusses best practice to improve quality of care for the last days of life. The Liverpool Care Pathway is discussed along with the Marie Curie Palliative Care Institute report ‘National Care of the Dying Audit of Hospitals in England’ (2009). Patients’ wishes regarding place of death and financial implications from the National Audit Office are considered.
Length of publication: 2 pages
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