The Blog of the European Association of Palliative Care (onlus)

Evaluating palliative care in a neonatal intensive care unit in São Paulo

Ligia Marçola, Neonatologist and Medical Researcher, Unit of Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care, Instituto da Criança do Hospital das Clínicas da FMUSP, São Paulo, Brazil, explains the background to a longer article published in the current issue of the European … Continue reading

EAPC Paediatric Taskforce is reborn

Today, in collaboration with the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) Paediatric Taskforce, we launch a special series about children’s palliative care with examples of initiatives that aim to improve care for children, young people and their families. Lizzie Chambers, … Continue reading

An investigation into palliative care education in UK medical schools

Dr Steven Walker, Director, St Gilesmedical, London and Berlin, explains the background to his longer article selected as Editor’s Choice in the October edition of Palliative Medicine. This article arose out of an interest in medical education and palliative care, … Continue reading