Palliative worries

April 2006
Pulse;4/20/2006, Vol. 66 Issue 16, p15
The article highlights the National Health Service's progress report on palliative care services. There was an increase in the proportion of practices in primary care that uses end-of-life care tools; however, a wide variation in the use of these tools was observed. Paul Cann, director of policy at the Help the Aged, says lack of progress on end-of-life policies in the home care sector is deeply concerning.


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