Experience of providing palliative care in critical care settings.

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BACKGROUND Changing demographics and medical advances have led to an increased demand for beds in critical care units. Patients in critical care are at risk of physical and psychosocial suffering. The goal of palliative care is to achieve the best quality of life for patients and families irrespective of diagnosis or location of care. The delivery of high… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjspcare-2015-000900

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