TITLE

Ten years on

AUTHOR(S)
Kirkham, Stephen
PUB. DATE
October 2002
SOURCE
Palliative Medicine;Oct2002, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p455
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Focuses on history of hospital palliative care teams and teams working in the community. Multiprofessional style of working; National policy documents.
ACCESSION #
8687611

 

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