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Holistic Assessment of a Woman Admitted to a Hospice With Anxiety

Rebecca Newman

Many people with a terminal diagnosis experience anxiety and require emotional support. Anxiety is characterised by various symptoms, including apprehension, worry, difficulty in concentrating, irritability, panic, fear and restlessness. For some people, the anxiety becomes excessive and persistent and has a significant impact on their quality of life. In advanced... Read full article

Palliative Care Funding Review: Implications for Family Carers

Rebecca Newman

In the UK, widespread national variation in the funding and provision of end-of-life care services has led to an independent Palliative Care Funding Review being commissioned, the aim of which is to create a transparent funding system, with better outcomes for patients and value for the NHS. The Review’s proposed... Read full article

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