New York Times article on palliative care

2013 December 11
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Through most of the world, the term palliative care is used synonymous with hospice care. In USA, however, there is a clear distinction.
And while palliative care includes end-of-life care, palliative care is much more – starting when disease-related suffering starts and going hand in hand with curative treatment.
This recent New York Times blog brings clarity to the issue.

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