The concept of palliative care practice among Iranian General Practitioners.

@inproceedings{Mohsen2009TheCO,
  title={The concept of palliative care practice among Iranian General Practitioners.},
  author={Asadi Lari Mohsen and Zahra Madjd and Me Afkari and Ashrafeddin Goushegir and Hamid Reza Baradaran},
  year={2009}
}
General Practitioners (GPs) have the main responsibility in medical and particularly palliative care provision in most of countries, though this is not the current case in Iran. Development of 'family physician' approach in rural and most of the urban areas in Iran, GPs will have the main role in care provision. There is no formal palliative care education during general medical training in the country so far. Regarding the increasing number of people in need of palliative care services, it is… CONTINUE READING

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