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In the News


What we don't understand about palliative care (Houston Chronicle - July 28, 2017)


Palliative care is often misunderstood. It provides care for the patient as a whole person and works to address suffering of the body, mind and spirit. The goal is to enhance quality of life at all times during a serious or life-threatening illness.


New palliative care fellowship program part of growing field (Baylor College of Medicine - March 9, 2017)


Palliative care is an emerging field in pediatric subspecialty care, leading to the development of a new pediatric fellowship program at Baylor College of Medicine.

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