Dying in the dark? Strengthening the contribution of palliative care to advanced dementia care

Kelly, Daniel
April 2012
International Journal of Palliative Nursing;Apr2012, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p159
Academic Journal
The author reflects on his experience of joining a project for the Older Person's Commissioner for Wales, which explores the views of health-care staff toward whistleblowing. According to him, exploring the care needs of older people at the end of life, has led him to question the applicability of much palliative care ideology. He asserts that it is about to develop new approaches to palliative care practice, research, and education.


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