Education and training

Specialist training in palliative medicine includes: a working knowledge of the similarities, differences and relationships of practice in hospital, community and primary ca... more

Research and innovation

Palliative medicine is a relatively new specialty. Improvements are driven by seeking evidence for effectiveness, identifying deficits in treatments and striving to apportion... more

Accessing data for quality improvement

Data and information from outcome measures and research must be available to drive forward and maintain standards of care. It also supports appraisal and revali... more