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This book focuses on the particular grief issues that dementia creates for patients, families, and professional caregivers... read more...
Posted: September 01, 2015
As part of its response to the Carter decision, the Government of Canada has established the External Panel on Options for... read more...
Posted: August 31, 2015
This course will run Tuesday evenings from 6pm until 8: 30pm for six weeks and will be hosted at CERAH, Lakehead University. read more...
Posted: August 28, 2015
A team approach to palliative care can, and should, include everyone in an oncology setting: physicians, palliative care... read more...
Posted: August 26, 2015
The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) is a branch of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. The... read more...
Posted: August 21, 2015
The National Alliance for Grieving Children lists grief support service providers who serve children, teens and their families... read more...
Posted: August 18, 2015
This site outlines the Alberta LPN Competency Profile including palliative care competencies. read more...
Posted: August 18, 2015
This guideline provides best practice recommendations for direct care providers, staff and student educators. It also provides... read more...
Posted: August 18, 2015
The mission of the Aboriginal Nurses Association of Canada is to improve the health of Aboriginal people, by supporting Aboriginal... read more...
Posted: August 18, 2015
The NICE clinical guideline on Parkinson's disease discusses recommendations for the diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, medications... read more...
Posted: August 18, 2015
Grief and Bereavement 101: Developing our understanding and compassion presented by Kathy Kortes-Miller, MSW, PhD Eat your... read more...
Posted: August 13, 2015
When I feel myself spiral downward, I have to do something else read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
We honestly don't know the end of the story read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
The benefit and blessing of going day to day read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
There is no planning read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
The Unknown is the hardest part read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
You evolve into all these things read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
Anticipatory Grief: Some people want to look, some people don't read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
Anticipatory Grief: The minute you get information, all these feelings arise read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
In response to the article by Jocelyn Downie that was being circulated last fall (“The Making of a Myth: Unreliable Data... read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
Anticipatory Grief: Some people want to look, some people don't read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
Anticipatory Grief: We're talking about the losses along the way read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
2015 Manning Network Conference Panel on Euthanasia: Dr. Harvey Chochinov read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
2015 Manning Network Conference Panel on Euthanasia: MP Steven Fletcher read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
2015 Manning Network Conference Panel on Euthanasia: Dr. Margaret Somerville read more...
Posted: August 07, 2015
A practical guide from diagnosis through to palliative care. Available in hard copy or mobile application. read more...
Posted: August 06, 2015
Patient and family information pamphlet that explains decreasing need for food and fluids at the end of life. The authors... read more...
Posted: July 31, 2015
Multiple multi-national pressure ulcer/injury advisory panel groups came together to develop clinical practice guidelines... read more...
Posted: July 30, 2015
This year's theme reflects that communities involved in their own health and wellbeing must also include their multiple experiences... read more...
Posted: July 27, 2015
As well known palliative care physician, Ira Byock, notes "the author deftly melds personal and professional experience to... read more...
Posted: July 24, 2015
 
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