Achieving a good death for all.

Source: British Medical Journal, September 2010,  341(7774) p.656-8

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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

This article is available in full text to all NHS Staff using Athens, for more information about accessing full text follow this link to find your local NHS Library


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