11 Haematology specialty registrars’ training in palliative care

  title={11 Haematology specialty registrars’ training in palliative care},
  author={Laura M Nightingale and Joseph T S Low},
  journal={BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care},
Background Patients with haematological malignancies (HM) experience significant symptom burden, but uptake of palliative care services remains low, with most patients cared for by the haematology teams. Little is known about the training haematology specialty registrars (StRs) receive to enable them to provide palliative care to patients. Aims This study aimed to explore haematology StRs’ experiences of education and training in palliative care during specialty training, and how this could be… CONTINUE READING