Palliative care consults in oncology: what are we waiting for? A case report


Palliative care focuses on symptom management and decreased suffering in all aspects of health. Although it has been shown that palliative care improves emotional and clinical outcomes for patients and families, it remains an underutilized specialty particularly in the field of oncology. Involving cancer patients in palliative care can sometimes be confused… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/2050313X13500953