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A User-friendly Global Data Platform to Calculate Serious Health Related Suffering and the Need for Palliative Care

A User-friendly Global Data Platform to Calculate Serious Health Related Suffering and the Need for Palliative Care

Released by the International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care (IAHPC), the University of Miami Institute for Advanced Study of the Americas and the Mexican Health Foundation based on the work of the Lancet Commission on Global Access to Palliative

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Pain Medicine Versus Pain Management: Ethical Dilemmas Created by Contemporary Medicine and Business

Pain Medicine Versus Pain Management: Ethical Dilemmas Created by Contemporary Medicine and Business

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IAHPC Hospice Palliative Care News Digest, September 2019

IAHPC Hospice Palliative Care News Digest, September 2019

Table of Contents Message from the Chair and Executive Director  An update on reinstating the WHO’s guidelines on controlled substances; IAHPC’s participation at the upcoming Oceanic Palliative Care Conference.  Policy and Advocacy  IAHPC creates a five-member support team to further advance

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Pharmacological interventions for chronic pain in children: an overview of systematic reviews

Pharmacological interventions for chronic pain in children: an overview of systematic reviews

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IASP PAIN, September 2019

IASP PAIN, September 2019

SEPTEMBER 2019 Message From the IASP President Thoughts On My Final Year As President When I started as IASP presidency in September 2018 I had a plan, a plan to enhance member benefits (e.g., educational resources) and interactions, engage patients, and

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Navigating Trials of Personalized Pain Treatments

Navigating Trials of Personalized Pain Treatments

Personalized or precision treatments are targeted therapies that are particularly effective or have reduced harms for a subgroup of patients within a given condition. This type of targeted therapy has considerable potential benefits, including reduced exposure of patients and study

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Apply Now for the IASP Award for Excellence in Pain Research and Management in Developing Countries

Apply Now for the IASP Award for Excellence in Pain Research and Management in Developing Countries

Apply Now for the IASP Award for Excellence in Pain Research and Management in Developing Countries This award recognizes excellence in pain research, clinical practice, or policy challenges in the developing world. It is presented to an individual or to

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September is #PainAwarenessMonth

September is #PainAwarenessMonth

September is Pain Awareness Month Join IASP as we take part in Pain Awareness Month (PAM), a month-long initiative to provide support to and bring public awareness to the issues around pain and pain management. In honour of PAM, IASP has

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Apply for an IASP World Congress Award

Apply for an IASP World Congress Award

Now Accepting Applications for IASP 2020 World Congress on Pain Awards! IASP honours individuals and groups from around the world with awards ranging from USD 2,500 to USD 10,000 to recognise scholarship and excellence in the field of pain. All Congress awards

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IASP 2020 Call for Topical Workshops

IASP 2020 Call for Topical Workshops

Want to be part of the largest global event in the pain field? Submit a Topical Workshop proposal for the IASP 2020 World Congress on Pain! Topical Workshops are typically 90-minute sessions. They are interactive and should be designed to provide

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