Palliative Care in Iran: A long, long way to go
Abstract“Palliative care is an approach that improves the quality of life of patients and their families who are facing problems associated with life-threatening illness. It preventsand relieves suffering through the early identification, correct assessment and treatmentf pain and other problems, whether physical, psychosocial or spiritual.” Accordingto the World Health Organization (WHO, 2002)1.
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