Home-based palliative care in Kerala, India: the Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care

@inproceedings{Sallnow2010HomebasedPC,
  title={Home-based palliative care in Kerala, India: the Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care},
  author={Libby Sallnow and S. V. Suresh Kumar and Mathews Numpeli},
  year={2010}
}
AbstractThe Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care (NNPC) is a community-led initiative aiming to provide home-based palliative care to all those in need in Kerala, south India. It attempts to counter what some see as the increasingly biomedical model seen in palliative care by involving the community in designing, delivering and evaluating services, to ensure social, spiritual and emotional needs are met along with providing excellent symptom control. The service has grown to a large network… CONTINUE READING

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