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

EAPC Board elections: Introducing our candidates – Josep Porta Sales

This new series introduces candidates for the European Association for Palliative Care Board of Directors who will be standing for election (or in some cases re-election) in May 2015. We hope the blog posts provide an opportunity for candidates to explain … Continue reading

Observable discomfort in people with dementia: does it point to pain or another cause?

Jenny T van der Steen, Elizabeth L Sampson and Nele JA Van Den Noortgate explain the background to their longer article published in the May/June edition of the European Journal of Palliative Care. Pain is common in older people, and probably … Continue reading

Welcome to The Danish Corner – Meet Danish palliative care professionals at the EAPC World Congress in Copenhagen

A non-profit stand at the EAPC Congress in Copenhagen will demonstrate integrated multidisciplinary palliative care by a joined-up group of professionals in Denmark. Mai-Britt Guldin, Clinical Psychology Specialist, Senior Researcher in The Palliative Care Team, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark, explains. … Continue reading