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Patient-centred supportive and palliative care 

Patient-centred supportive and palliative care
Patient-centred supportive and palliative care

Genevieve Thompson

, Carla Ens

, and Harvey Chochinov

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date: 25 July 2021

Chapter 14 expands on the role of palliative care within the framework of cancer control. In addition, the public health approach outlined by the WHO, including appropriate policy, adequate drug availability, education, and palliative care delivery at all levels of health care, will be discussed. Finally, the challenges in adapting these principles into high and low resource settings will be described.

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