Lists of online resources and research material in Palliative Care
The library has developed two subject comprehensive subject pages for the HSE Dr Steeven’s Library website, one on Palliative and end-of-life care and the other on bereavement and grief. They are a good starting point for insight and research into these subjects and can be accessed below. Access resources on palliative care HERE
Palliative Care Links & resources
The World Health Organization’s definition of Palliative Care and Palliative Care for children.
Full text of the 2001 report.
Comprehensive specialist searchable resource for research, current developments and news on palliative care. The quick links section provides access to a range of other relevant resources.
The AIIHPC is an all Ireland organisation comprising 12 hospices and Universities working together to improve knowledge, learning, education and policy around palliative care in Ireland.
National body for the promotion of Palliative care in Ireland, this site features updates on conferences and links to palliative care information.
Detailed website for palliative and end-of-Life care professionals which features news, web links, downloads and a journal club. This site is notable for its link to listings of Theses & dissertations on palliative & end-of-life care. A personal login option is available to receive updates.
Links to resources and a search function for new resesrch publications in the areas of palliative care and bereavement
European body for the promotion and advancement of palliative care, the association publishes the European Journal of Palliative Care. The site includes news and updates on recent research and upcoming conferences and events in the palliative care research community.
Centre for the development of palliative care education
Get Palliative Care – Site developed by the US Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC). Site provides tools, training aids and advice for health care professionals on implementing successful palliative care
An online tool to provide quick reference guide and access to all NICE guidence and statements on a given topic. Key pathways include dementia, chronic heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder and include details of managing the palliative phase of these diseases.
Reviews research in hospice, palliative and end-of-life care and features RSS feeds and event updates. A pallimed app is also available for iphone.
Website from the international Association of Hospice & Palliative Care to promote hospice and palliative care internaitonally
A dedicates site bringing together research resources on palliative care planning in a nursing home setting