Palliative Medicine

Known as: medicine palliative, Palliative Care Medicine, Medicine, Palliative 
A branch of medicine concerned with preventing and relieving the suffering of patients in any stage of disease. Its focus is on comprehensive care… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Palliative care suffers from an identity problem. Seventy percent of Americans describe themselves as “not at all knowledgeable… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
For more than 30 years, the term "palliative care" has been used. From the outset, the term has undergone a series of… (More)
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2007
2007
To investigate the value of palliative gastrectomy and chemotherapy in a large series of patients with stage IV gastric cancer. A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Little is known about the use of palliative care for outpatients who continue to pursue treatment of their underlying… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Noninvasive liver imaging has developed rapidly resulting in increased accuracy for detecting primary and secondary hepatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
dying process patients experiences of palliative care the dying process patients experiences of palliative care the dying process… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Prognosis is good after curative resection for serous and mucinous cystic neoplasms of the pancreas. There has been a… (More)
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1998
1998
In this age of modern era, the use of internet must be maximized. Yeah, internet will help us very much not only for important… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
The assessment of patients’ quality of life is assuming increasing importance in medicine and health care. Illnesses, diseases… (More)
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1988
1988
In the treatment of adenocarcinoma of the proximal bile duct, our current strategy is to resect the tumor radically and to offer… (More)
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