Mass casualty events and palliative care: A peek into Kerala’s health-system preparedness
Kerala, the state that reported the first case of COVID-19 in the country, has been appreciated globally for its health system preparedness to address the pandemic.
People with disabilities are invisible unless you choose to see them.
On UHC Day 2020, Pallium India has released a white paper on “Rearticulating Care: Disability and Palliative Care in Low Middle Income Countries (LMICs)”
Redefining palliative care
Dr Lukas Radbruch and colleagues from all over the world came together to create a new definition of palliative care.
A study on barriers to early palliative care referrals
How views of oncologists and haematologists impacts palliative care referral: a systematic review - by Dr Naveen Salins et al
Lucy Watts MBE at the WHO event:
Ahead of the “International Day of People Living With Disabilities”, which falls on the 3rd of December, Lucy Watts’ voice is particularly important.
WHO PEN disease interventions for primary health care
An important document from World Health Organization (WHO) titled "WHO package of essential noncommunicable (PEN) disease interventions for primary health care".
Impact of migration and palliative care needs
Can migration background be a boundary in palliative care at the end of life? According to current research data, individuals with migration background rarely utilize palliative care services.
Pallicovid ECHO: “the most beneficial professional development course I’ve ever taken”
A couple of testimonials from participants of Pallicovid-ECHO: an online training for health care professionals who treat patients with Covid-19.