Palliative care: Gaps between ideal and reality

  title={Palliative care: Gaps between ideal and reality},
  author={Rebecca Kirk},
  journal={Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology},
Increasingly, it is recognized that palliative care is a crucial part of the treatment trajectory for patients with advancedstage cancer. As part of this recognition, the National Consensus Project and National Quality Forum released a set of clinical practice guidelines and preferred practices. These guidelines were drawn up with adults in mind, and now… CONTINUE READING