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Prepared and presented by Winnipeg Regional Health Authority - Palliative Care Team members for a CHPCA webinar, 2012. read more...
Posted: March 19, 2015
Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association issue paper on physician-assisted suicide. 2010 read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians statement following the Supreme Court of Canada ruling on February 2015 lifting... read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
Canadian Medical Association statement on the Supreme Court of Canada ruling on physician-assisted suicide in February 2015... read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
Bill n° 52 : An Act respecting end-of-life care, legislation passed by the Quebec National Assembly on medically assisted... read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
Ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada on physician-assisted suicide in February 2015. read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
A commentary on palliative care and physician-assisted suicide written by  Virtual Hospice chair Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov... read more...
Posted: March 18, 2015
Faces of palliative care read more...
Posted: March 09, 2015
By: Romayne Gallagher MD, CCFP Many people have seen someone in pain and suffering. Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia... read more...
Posted: March 06, 2015
By Romayne Gallagher MD, CCFP Physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia seem like reasonable options for people who are suffering... read more...
Posted: March 06, 2015
A short “pocket” film by David Shenk explains how Alzheimer’s disease alters the brain. The animation calls for an understanding... read more...
Posted: March 04, 2015
It is difficult to know how to respond to a child when he or she says, “I don’t want to die.”   Children often understand... read more...
Posted: February 28, 2015
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
This brochure was created by Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities Centre for Education and Research on... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
This brochure was prepared by the Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities research project and intended to... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
This brochure was prepared by the Improving End-of-Life Care in First Nations Communities research project and intended to... read more...
Posted: February 26, 2015
The research team, led by Dr. Mary Lou Kelley, Lakehead University, would like to acknowledge and thank the four First Nations... read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
The research team, led by Dr. Mary Lou Kelley, Lakehead University, would like to acknowledge and thank the four First Nations... read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
The research team, led by Dr. Mary Lou Kelley, Lakehead University, would like to acknowledge and thank the four First Nations... read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
Free downloadable 3-page information handout for parents. read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
This book provides children (4years and up) and their caregivers a broad range of opportunities to express thoughts and feelings... read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
A free downloadable 3-page information handout for parents. read more...
Posted: February 20, 2015
 
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