Latest American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Stories

2010-11-15 20:04:36

A new national survey conducted by researchers from Indiana University and the Regenstrief Institute has found that while palliative care may be available for those with dementia, there are significant barriers to providing or receiving services to relieve the pain, eating difficulties and other symptoms associated with dementia.

2010-11-04 08:32:00

Physicians from 14 nations receive intensive training in palliative care November 6 - 13 SAN DIEGO, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Dr.

2010-10-18 15:48:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The City of Hope's Southern California Cancer Pain Initiative (SCCPI) honored three clinicians and one program from San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine for Excellence in Pain Management at an award Gala held on October 9, 2010.

2010-10-08 12:00:00

The International Program at The Institute for Palliative Medicine educates worldwide SAN DIEGO, Oct.

2010-10-08 10:12:00

Challenging Palliative Care Cases now featured in Palliative Newsletter SAN DIEGO, Oct.

2010-10-05 08:41:00

As World Hospice and Palliative Care Day Approaches, NHPCO Releases Report on Hospice Care in the U.S. ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An estimated 41.6 percent of all people who died in the U.S.

2010-08-26 10:42:00

Four local educational institutions have been selected to participate SAN DIEGO, Aug.

2010-08-20 11:14:00

San Diego's Institute for Palliative Medicine Praises Study as Opportunity to Raise Awareness SAN DIEGO, Aug.

2010-08-19 10:02:00

NHPCO Reminds People They Can Ask Physicians for Palliative Care ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug.

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