Palliative care

What is Palliative care?

Palliative care is the symptomatic care provided to the ill patient during terminal diseases. These diseases include terminal cancers where no treatment can be given to the patient except for symptomatic relief and psychological support.

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Dr, My uncle is suffering from brain CA and he is under palliative care now. He has severe bed sore as a result of being bed ridden. We are using...

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ur uncle is suffering from brain CA n is under palliative care.He has severe bedsore n he is already using air bed.Then ther is no use of thinking...

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Hello Doctor, my daughter is serverly disabled and had a urethrenoscopy procedure on the 2nd may they removed a large stone from her renal pelvis...

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Hi thanks for your question.
Your daughter is having kidney stone and biggest one removed through ureteroscope.The increase in pain after procedure...

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I need the names of doctors who can be experts in reviewing a Palliative Care in XXXXXXX and write their opinion to be used in a lawsuit. They...

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Thank You for contacting HCM. My name is Dr Muhammad Ali Rauf & i will look into your...

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