End of life care: developments and challenges from a UK perspective

Warn, C. (2011) End of life care: developments and challenges from a UK perspective. In: Faculty of Health Annual International Conference 2011, University of Applied Science, Rovaniemi, Finland, 11-13 April 2011.

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Abstract

This presentation evaluates the service improvements in UK end of life care following publication of the National End of Life Care Strategy (2008). The historical development of palliative and end of life care is considered alongside the current developments striving to provide end of life care for all. Some of the real challenges are discussed and there is opportunity for discussion with delegates to reflect on the European context of end of life care.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords:end of life care, palliative care, nursing, Europe
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences > Department of Nursing and Midwifery
ID Code:14508
Deposited By: C. Warn
Deposited On:06 Jul 2012 11:17
Last Modified:12 Aug 2013 08:05

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