Palliative Pearls


Topical Analgesics for Local Pain

Acute and chronic pain are significant sources of suffering for patients with advanced illnesses. Adverse effects from systemic (oral, rectal, parenteral, transdermal) analgesics contribute to...

Trauma-Informed Care Awareness

As end of life approaches, many patients have endured countless hours of suffering through disease progression and intervention failures.1 It is our role as hospice...