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Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problem 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.
Study reveals subtypes and EBV-associated regulatory epigenome reprogramming in nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Study reveals subtypes and EBV-associated regulatory epigenome reprogramming in nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Poll: Most older Americans prefer to keep religious or spiritual beliefs separate from their health care

Poll: Most older Americans prefer to keep religious or spiritual beliefs separate from their health care

GOSH delivers world-first base-edited cell therapy for a patient with relapsed T cell leukemia

GOSH delivers world-first base-edited cell therapy for a patient with relapsed T cell leukemia

Aging influences the diagnosis and treatment of heart attacks in patients over age 75

Aging influences the diagnosis and treatment of heart attacks in patients over age 75

The Elton John AIDS Foundation: a powerful force in the end to the AIDS epidemic

The Elton John AIDS Foundation: a powerful force in the end to the AIDS epidemic

Terminally ill patients across the West Midlands still living in fear of early death from Covid-19

Terminally ill patients across the West Midlands still living in fear of early death from Covid-19

Morphine does not reduce worst breathlessness, study finds

Morphine does not reduce worst breathlessness, study finds

Study focuses on improving support for older adults who experience homelessness

Study focuses on improving support for older adults who experience homelessness

Study reveals the extent of aggression towards caregivers in Parkinson's disease

Study reveals the extent of aggression towards caregivers in Parkinson's disease

New screening tool can identify patients who may benefit from palliative care consultations

New screening tool can identify patients who may benefit from palliative care consultations

Global burden of liver cancer could rise by more than 55% by 2040, analysis reveals

Global burden of liver cancer could rise by more than 55% by 2040, analysis reveals

Collaborative, home-based palliative care may improve end-of-life outcomes for people with chronic heart failure

Collaborative, home-based palliative care may improve end-of-life outcomes for people with chronic heart failure

World Alzheimer’s Day 2022: Improving Post-Diagnosis Care with COGNISANCE

World Alzheimer’s Day 2022: Improving Post-Diagnosis Care with COGNISANCE

New SIO-ASCO practice guideline addresses the use of integrative therapies for cancer pain management

New SIO-ASCO practice guideline addresses the use of integrative therapies for cancer pain management

Study reveals a higher risk of cancer mortality in incarcerated adults

Study reveals a higher risk of cancer mortality in incarcerated adults

Study examines patient preferences and determines cost savings for breathlessness services

Study examines patient preferences and determines cost savings for breathlessness services

Cancer-related fatigue contributes to balance problems following exposure to chemotherapy for breast cancer

Cancer-related fatigue contributes to balance problems following exposure to chemotherapy for breast cancer

Simulation sessions improve the confidence, preparedness of medical students in providing care for dying patients

Simulation sessions improve the confidence, preparedness of medical students in providing care for dying patients

What does the future look like for TB care?

What does the future look like for TB care?

Persistent loss of smell due to COVID-19 may better predict long-term cognitive, functional impairment

Persistent loss of smell due to COVID-19 may better predict long-term cognitive, functional impairment