Stigma associated with “palliative care”

Getting around it or getting over it

Authors

  • Nathan I. Cherny MBBS, FRACP, FRCP

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    1. Department of Oncology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    • Norman Levan Chair for Humanistic Medicine, Director Cancer Pain and Palliative Medicine Service, Dept Oncology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel===

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  • See referenced original article on pages 2013–21, this issue.

Abstract

Palliative care and the stigma associated with its name are discussed.

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