EAPC Blog

EAPC Blog
The Blog of the European Association of Palliative Care

End of life care communication training for generalists: Improvements in showing empathy and discussing emotions, but more effective in simulated patient encounters than real ones

Dr Lucy Selman, Research Fellow (Qualitative Research in Randomised Trials), the University of Bristol, UK, explains the background to a longer article published in the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. In a systematic review published recently, we identified 153 … Continue reading

The experience of spiritual pain for dying migrants away from birth country

New series: Posters from the 15th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care Poster presentations are an essential cornerstone of every EAPC Congress – this year in Madrid more than 900 posters were on display representing the scientific … Continue reading

What happens to palliative care in times of mega disaster?

New series: Posters from the 15th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care Poster presentations are an essential cornerstone of every EAPC Congress – this year in Madrid more than 900 posters were on display representing the scientific … Continue reading

Copenhague acogerá el XIV Congreso Mundial de la Asociación Europea de Cuidados Paliativos

El XIV Congreso Mundial de la Asociación Europea de Cuidados Paliativos – EAPC se celebrará en Copenhague, del 8 al 10 mayo de 2015, bajo el lema “Tendiendo puentes”. Nuevamente, este foro será un punto de encuentro para debatir sobre el acceso universal a los cuidados paliativos. Continue reading→