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UK death in a home setting on the rise

Reversal of the British trends in place of death: Time series analysis 2004–2010 From Palliative Medicine Although around two thirds of us would prefer to die at home, in the developed world the trend in recent years has been for … Continue reading

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Do prisoners have the right to die at home?

Care or custody? An evaluation of palliative care in prisons in North West England   From Palliative Medicine There has been much reaction to the issue of granting prisoners compassionate leave to die at home. The high profile debate has … Continue reading

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