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Hospice and palliative care
Palliative Care for Older People: Better Practices This publication is the third of a series published by WHO that aims to raise awareness of the need for better palliative...
Palliative Care Matters: Building National Consensus Lay Panel Statement This consensus statement was developed following the Palliative Care Matters: Building National Consensus conference in 2016.
Palliative Care Medical Education in Canada Report The Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians has created a summary document about palliative care medical education...
Palliative Care Services for People Experiencing Homelessness in Toronto: A preliminary needs assessment Recognizing the complex social and health care circumstances of people experiencing homelessness in Toronto, this report...
Palliative Care: A vital service with clear economic, health and social benefits (report) This report outlines the diverse positive impact palliative care can have on the Canadian landscape
Palliative Care: Transforming the Care of Serious Illness (lecture) Leffert Lecture, December 2014, Massachusetts General Hospital, presented by Dr Diane Meir, Department of Geriatrics and...
Position Statement - Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians and Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) The goal of this Key Messages document is to help clarify and define the role of palliative care within the Canadian context...
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Summit Recommendations This executive summary represents a condensed version of the recommendations put forward by the speakers at the 2016 Pregnancy...
Presentation to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance Pre-Budget Consultation November 5, 2009,  Dr. Jose Pereira and Sharon Baxter presented to the House of Commons, Standing Committee on Finance for...
Stay, Breathe with Me: The Gift of Compassionate Medicine This book presents serious illness as a drama of body, mind, and soul. In this drama symptoms and suffering cannot be separated...
Tools to Support Earlier Identification for Palliative Care - Ontario Palliative Care Network The aim of this document is to support providers and system level leadership in earlier identification of patients who would...
The Way Forward National Framework This document is the first step in developing a national framework: a roadmap for implementing an integrated palliative approach...
When Breath Becomes Air This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young...
Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Guidelines for Discharge Planning for First Nations Patients Returning to Home Community for Palliative Care The Palliative  Care Program of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority has developed " Guidelines for Discharge Planning...
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