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Definition of Palliative

Palliative
Palliative Pal"li*a*tive, a. [Cf. F. palliatif.] Serving to palliate; serving to extenuate or mitigate.
Palliative
Palliative Pal"li*a*tive, n. That which palliates; a palliative agent. --Sir W. Scott.

Meaning of Palliative from wikipedia

- Palliative care (derived from the Latin root palliare, or 'to cloak') is an interdisciplinary medical caregiving approach aimed at optimizing quality of...
- In medicine, specifically in end-of-life care, palliative sedation (also known as terminal sedation, continuous deep sedation, or sedation for intractable...
- work of palliative care physician BJ Miller and other palliative care clinicians. The film was executive produced by ho****e and palliative care activist...
- Palliative surgery is surgical intervention targeted to make a patient’s symptoms less severe, thus make the patient’s quality of life better despite negligible...
- information confidential. Palliative care focuses on addressing patients' needs after disease diagnosis. While palliative care is not disease treatment...
- Palliative Medicine is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of medicine. The journal's editor is Catherine Walshe (Lancaster...
- In 2006, ho****e and palliative medicine was officially recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties, and is co-sponsored by the American Boards...
- availability of pediatric palliative care lead to improved palliative care outcomes in children with cancer?". Journal of Palliative Medicine. 16 (9): 1034–1039...
- targeted therapy. Pain and symptom management are an important part of care. Palliative care is particularly important in people with advanced disease. The chance...
- be amenable for treatment through palliative care. Because the disease is not curable without a transplant, palliative care can also help with discussions...