HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Issue 2 Oct

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Oct 2013 Issue 2

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Annoucement on Annual Scientific Meeting of HKSPM
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p2

Report on the 10th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
Dr. Rico LIU
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p3-8

The 10th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium Workshops
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p10-11

Free paper abstracts from the 10th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p12-17

Report on the 13th World Congress of the European Association of Palliative Care in Prague and a visit to St. Joseph´s Hospice in Rajhrad
Dr. Rico LIU
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p18-20

Invited article

Ethical Issues in End-of-Life Care in the Intensive Care Setting
Dr. TSE Chun Yan
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p21-23

Reflection on Palliative Care for Advanced Cancer in the Age of Targeted Therapy
Dr. Rebecca YEUNG
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p24-25

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Hypoglycaemia in advanced cancer patients
Dr. YAU Wai Shan Cora
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 P26-28

Animal-assisted activity and animal-assisted therapy in palliative care
Dr. WOO Kam Wing Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p29-31

Editor’s Column
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p31

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

“Doctor, I don’t want to live” – suicide in cancer patients
Dr. YP Tai, Dr. TW CHAN, Dr. HL LEUNG, Dr. KH WONG
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p32-35

Educational Seminars and Meetings
HKSPM Newsletter 2013 Oct Issue 2 p37