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

The reality of nurses completing their own research

Finding the resources for nurses to complete original research is not always easy but it is achievable. Allison Bentley, Specialist Palliative Care Nurse, St Nicholas Hospice Care, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, UK, and doctoral student, explains how and why she … Continue reading

Different kinds of meaning help us understand what’s going on

Malcolm Payne, Honorary Professor, Kingston University/St George’s University of London, Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, UK, explains the background to his longer article that is published in the September/October issue of the European Journal of Palliative Care. Why … Continue reading

The human rights-based approach to children’s palliative care in Belarus

Katherine Pettus, Advocacy Officer, Human Rights and Palliative Care, International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC), explains how she has been working with staff of a children’s hospice in Eastern Europe to help them advance children’s palliative care through … Continue reading