Definition of 'palliative'
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And palliative care specialists see their role as much more than providing a home for the terminally ill.The Sun (2009)
He suggested that she enjoyed life while she was relatively without symptoms and then came back for palliative treatment.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The field of palliative care emerged over recent decades to bring this kind of thinking to the care of dying patients.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It is about the supremacy of the wishes of the patient who wants that alternative when palliative care is not good enough.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Hospice and palliative care is the specialist field where there are people who will do this and such care is given free of charge.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
And recognising the importance of palliative care, the patient would also have to consult a palliative care specialist.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
You don't see many palliative care doctors walking the corridors of the local nursing homes full of people with advanced dementia.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
On his deathbed, he was initially refused an increase in his very low dose of morphine by the palliative care team.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It is very effective at curing some early-stage cancers and can be used for palliative treatment for patients for whom other treatments have failed.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
She discovered that there was an alternative to the purely palliative treatment offered to her by the NHS.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
I would advise anyone with bone cancer to find a palliative care specialist and the rest of us to give generously to local hospices.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
In Wales, feedback from patients on their experience of specialist palliative care is now embedded in the system.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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