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Rapid evaluation of the COVID-19 pandemic response in palliative and end of life care: national delivery, workforce and symptom management (CovPall) (UK)

Project statusOngoing
Contact Irene Higginson
Host institution King’s College London
Team members Irene Higginson
Funding information (if funded) NIHR ARC South London (UK), MRC (UK), Cicely Saunders International (UK)
Project Summary

Palliative care and end of life care responses must be urgently evaluated to understand how they are responding to the COVID19 pandemic and how they can be improved, in terms of services, workforce and symptom management. The findings will provide insights to inform a coordinated and effective response and will be provided to the National Health Service and Public Health England.

Project website https://www.kcl.ac.uk/cicelysaunders/research/evaluating/covpall-study

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Rapid evaluation of the COVID-19 pandemic response in palliative and end of life care: national delivery, workforce and symptom management (CovPall) (UK)