Interventional radiology in palliative care

Baerlocher, Mark O.; Asch, Murray R.
March 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p762
Academic Journal
The article highlights the use of interventional radiology procedures for patients requiring palliative care. According to the article, the aim of palliative care is to improve the quality of patient's remaining life and also to extend their life. The article reveals that the palliative procedures are safe and effective strategies for palliative care compared to open surgical techniques.


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