Dying at home patients ‘lack 24-hour expert support’

  • Alison RodriguezDr Alison Rodriguez’s research concerns vulnerable patient groups with specialist interests in palliative care, specifically paediatric palliative care and dementia care.  Here she comments on a report in which the charity, Sue Ryder, says the NHS is failing to provide access to 24-hour support for the majority of patients dying at home in England

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Rise in witchcraft cases should remind us to treat children’s services with respect

10-gallagher-blog-thumbDr Bernard Gallagher is a Reader in Social Work and Applied Social Sciences and specialises in child protection.  He is also on the editorial board of Child Abuse Review.  Here he comments on the rise in witchcraft in relation to cases of child abuse.

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