Edgar Caswall again tortured his brain to find any antidote or palliative
of this greater evil than before.
The hope, if I could only live long enough, of increasing it to a certain sum, has impelled me to resist the disease by such palliative
means as I could devise.
My own imperfect health has induced me to give some attention to those palliative
resources which the divine mercy has placed within our reach.
This doctor therefore proposed, "that upon the meeting of the senate, certain physicians should attend it the three first days of their sitting, and at the close of each day's debate feel the pulses of every senator; after which, having maturely considered and consulted upon the nature of the several maladies, and the methods of cure, they should on the fourth day return to the senate house, attended by their apothecaries stored with proper medicines; and before the members sat, administer to each of them lenitives, aperitives, abstersives, corrosives, restringents, palliatives
, laxatives, cephalalgics, icterics, apophlegmatics, acoustics, as their several cases required; and, according as these medicines should operate, repeat, alter, or omit them, at the next meeting.
The fear from which she was suffering I might have soothed, but the serious heart- disease, under which she laboured, was beyond the reach of all moral palliatives
HEAD, Department of Hospice and Palliative
Care, University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Professor Simbo Amanor-Boadu, has said that the national health systems need to include palliative
care in the continuum of care and prevention of chronic, life-threatening conditions.
Quality home and palliative
care is critical to making this happen.
4 (ANI): Palliative
care is an approach that aims at improving the quality of life of patients with advanced cancer.
With the recent approval of a South African (SA) National Policy Framework and Strategy for Palliative
Care by the National Health Council, it is pertinent to reflect on initiatives to develop palliative
care services in public hospitals.
A leading palliative
care specialist and advocate has questioned the funding and model of care involved in the privatisation of community-based palliative
care services in Western Sydney Local Health District (WSLHD).
AGED-CARE nurse Kat Groenewald (below) is the first nurse to take up a newly Wellington-based specialist palliative
M2 PHARMA-October 26, 2017-CSU Institute for Palliative
Care receives USD244,000 from DHCS to fund palliative
care education for qualified Medi-Cal providers