Palliative care education in Latin America: A systematic review of training programs for healthcare professionals.

  title={Palliative care education in Latin America: A systematic review of training programs for healthcare professionals.},
  author={Cecilia Vindrola-Padros and Rosa Mertnoff and Cristina Lasmar{\'i}as and Xavier G{\'o}mez-Batiste},
  journal={Palliative & supportive care},
  volume={16 1},
OBJECTIVE The integration of palliative care (PC) education into medical and nursing curricula has been identified as an international priority. PC education has undergone significant development in Latin America, but gaps in the integration of PC courses into undergraduate and postgraduate curricula remain. The aim of our review was to systematically examine the delivery of PC education in Latin America in order to explore the content and method of delivery of current PC programs, identify… CONTINUE READING
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