Palliative & end of life care

Living and dying well after stroke

In this blog for our #LifeAfterStroke series, Scott Murray and Marilyn Kendall talk about evidence from in-depth interviews, which could guide provision of person-centred care after major stroke and support people in living and dying well.

Unthinkable thoughts and evidence

How would you not wish to die? Richard Lehman reflects on a discussion about advance decisions, evidence-based medicine and kindness.

Pain relief research for better care

In this guest blog, Bill Noble, Medical Director at Marie Curie Cancer Care, looks at new research on pain relief at the end of life and finds there are important evidence gaps

Understanding outcomes in end of life care

In our first guest blog for Hospice Care Week, Hospice UK nurse Marie Cooper looks at how research into outcomes can improve the quality of end of life care