Latest Journal of Palliative Medicine Stories

2009-06-25 14:28:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An article appearing in the current issue of the New England Journal of Medicine (06/25/09) draws attention to hospice care in the U.S., the Medicare hospice benefit, growth in the field, and includes comments from recent MedPAC reports.

2008-10-20 12:00:31

MORRISVILLE, Pa., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Conference on Pain and Chemical Dependency honors a uniquely qualified individual with the Marie E.

2008-10-02 12:06:58

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- There has been rapid growth of new, innovative palliative care consultation services in the nation's hospitals. More than half of the 50-bed or larger hospitals in the U.S.

2008-10-02 12:06:58

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Erin Libit, +1-202-261-2883 (work), +1-202-361-6101 (cell), erin.libit@mslpr.com, for the Center to Advance Palliative Care NEW YORK,Oct. 2/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America does a mediocre job caring for its sickest people. The nation, says a new report, gets a C.

Word of the Day
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.