Palliative care education in Lebanon: past endeavors and future outlook.

@article{Khoury2008PalliativeCE,
  title={Palliative care education in Lebanon: past endeavors and future outlook.},
  author={May Naifeh Khoury},
  journal={Le Journal medical libanais. The Lebanese medical journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={83-5}
}
  • May Naifeh Khoury
  • Published 2008 in
    Le Journal medical libanais. The Lebanese medical…
Within the framework of medical and nursing education, formal attention to training in palliative care (PC) continues to be overlooked by the majority of training programs. PC is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as an "approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families facing the problems associated with life-threatening illness...". In Lebanon, PC is new in the health care field and as such little is known about the preparation and education of nurses to… CONTINUE READING

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