HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Issue 3 Dec

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Dec 2006 Issue 3

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Editorial
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p2

3rd Palliative Care Symposium

Peaceful Death in Nursing Home – A Family Perspective
Dr. CHAN Kin Sang
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p3-4

Control of Symptoms Other Than Pain in Palliative Care
Dr. LAM Wai Man
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p5-8

Recent Advances in Cancer Pain Management
Dr. KWOK Oi Ling Annie
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p9-13

Report on Scientific Activities
Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p13

Photos of Third Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p14-15

ASM of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p16

HKPCS Free Paper Abstract
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p19-20

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

A Gentleman with Multiple Pathological Fractures
Dr. Jasmine CHAN
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p20-21

Use of Antimicrobials in Terminally Ill Cancer Patients
Dr. KH WONG, Dr. KK Chau
HKSPM Newsletter 2006 Dec Issue 3 p22-25

HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Issue 1&2 Apr&Aug

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Apr&Aug 2007 Issue 1&2

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Message from Chairman
Dr. WONG Kam Hung
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p2

Press conference on opposing euthanasia
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p3-4

HKSPM Extraordinary General Meeting
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p5-7

From the Editor: Cherishing Life
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p8-10

Report on Fourth Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
Dr. CHAN Kin Sang
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p11

4th Palliative Care Symposium

Palliative radiotherapy and palliative chemotherapy
Dr. WONG Kam Hung
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p12-15

Hormonal therapy and targeted therapy in palliative cancer care
Dr. LO Sing Hung
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p15-17

Ethical dilemma arising from new oncological treatment
Dr. Rebecca YEUNG
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p18-19

Spiritual care approaches in death and dying
Dr. LAM Wai Man
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p22-25

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Care for the family in palliative care
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p26-30

Stay awhile? Discharge planning
Dr. LAU Kam Shing, Dr. WC CHOW
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p31-33

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

From clinging on to letting go: a teacher’s journey
Dr. Jasmine CHAN
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Apr&Aug Issue 1&2 p33-35

HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Issue 3 Dec

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Dec 2007 Issue 3

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Report from Scientific Committee
Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p2

Dr. Derek Doyle’s Speech in ASM 2007
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p3-5
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The Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine: 10 years on
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p6

Editorial
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p7

Ethical Perspective of Managing Advanced Respiratory Diseases
Dr. CHAN Kin Sang
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p8-10

Palliative Care in Intensive Care
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p11-15

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Management of Excessive Respiratory Secretions: A sharing of two patients’ stories
Dr. LAM Wai Man
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p16-19

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Self Perceived Burden in Palliative Care
Dr. NG Sheung Ching Jeffrey
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p22-26

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

A Tale of Malignant Intestinal Obstructions
Dr. Rose TING, Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p27-29

Dignity, Respect for Dignity, and Dignity Conserving in Palliative Care
Dr. KK LAM
HKSPM Newsletter 2007 Dec Issue 3 p30-35

HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Issue 1 Apr

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Apr 2008 Issue 1

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Editorial: Regarding the Pain of Others
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p2

旁觀他人之痛苦之痛苦
黃慧英
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p3-8

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Palliative Care from Age to Age
Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p9-12

Skin Rash in a Lady with Lymphoma
Dr. MOK Ka Wai Alice, Dr LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p13-17

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Malignant Spinal Cord Compression: Highlights on Specific Management Aspects
Dr. KH WONG
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p21-25

Beyond Advance Care Planning: Hear the Voice of a Patient in His Last Journey
Dr. Annie KWOK
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Apr Issue 1 p26-31

HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Issue 2 Oct

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Oct 2008 Issue 2

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Report from Scientific Committee
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p2

5th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium

Family focused grief therapy – a Randomized Controlled Trial in Palliative Care and Bereavement
Prof. David KISSANE
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p5

Demoralization Syndrome in Palliative Medicine: Its recognition and treatment
Prof. David KISSANE
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p5-6

Grief therapy: current status and future directions
Prof. Robert A NEIMEYER
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p6

How non-cancer patients die in Hong Kong?
Dr. LAU Kam Shing, Dr TSE Man Wah Doris, Dr. CHEN Wai Tsan Tracy, Dr LAM Po Tin, Dr. LAM Wai Man, Dr. CHAN Kin Sang
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p7

Psychological empowerment program for advanced cancer patients and their families
Dr. Kitty WU
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p8

My wonderful life: a Game based Intervention for Patients with Terminal Illness
Ms. Alicia KL PON
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p9

Care for family members at patients’ last days of life
Ms. CHAN Lai Ngor, Ms. YEUNG Wai Fong Ellen
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p9

Facilitating patients to tell their life stories
Ms. Cecilia KWAN
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p10

Free paper presentation
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p12-19

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Insomnia in Palliative Care
Dr. MH KHEMLANI
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p20-25

Two Patients with Hypoglycaemia
Dr. CHAN Kwok Ying
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p25-27

Challenges in Palliative Care of Neurodegenerative Patients
Dr. LEUNG Man Chung Jack, Dr. Raymond LO
HKSPM Newsletter 2008 Oct Issue 2 p28-29

HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Issue 1 Mar

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Mar 2009 Issue 1

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Report from Scientific Committee
Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p2-3
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Symposium on Supportive Care for Renal Patients
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p4

Spring Dinner of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine & Hong Kong Hospice Nurses’ Association
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p5

The Death of Craig Ewert: Repercussions and Reflections. Right to die or right to live?
Dr. MAK Yi Wood Yvonne
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p6-9

Editors’ Column
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p10
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Physician Assisted Suicide on air: Could it be right?
Dr. Derrick KS AU
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p11-12

安樂生、安樂死
李遠大先生
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 P13

Is Euthanasia the Answer?
Dr. TSE Chun Yan
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p14

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Palliative Care for Advanced Heart Failure: An Overview
Dr. NG Sheung Ching Jeffrey
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p15-19

The Withdrawal of Non-invasive Ventilation in a Patient with COPD and Transitional Cell Carcinoma
Dr. MOK Ka Wai Alice
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p20-23

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Pain Management of Advanced Pancreatic Cancer: Local Experience in Caritas Medical Centre
Dr. CHEN Wai Tsan Tracy
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p24-26

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Palliative Sedation
Dr. Bryan CW LI
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p27-28

Delirium in Palliative Care
Dr. WOO Kam Wing Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p29-32

Global Year Against Cancer Pain 2008 – 09
Dr. KWOK Oi Ling Annie
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Mar Issue 1 p35-36

HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Issue 2 Sep

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Sep 2009 Issue 2

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6th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium: Reports, Photos, Abstracts
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p2-12

Crisis in Palliative Care
Dr. LAM Po Tin
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p13-14

Editor’s Column
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p15

A response to South China Morning Post on dignified death
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p16-17

An estimation of the case load of non-cancer palliative care service
Dr. NG Man Fai, Dr. MOK Chun Keung Francis
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p18-19

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

The Emerging Role of Bisphosphonates in Cancer Treatments
Dr. SUNG Soong Inda
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p20

The information needs and satisfaction with communication of cancer patients receiving palliative chemotherapy
Dr. Patricia CM POON
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p24-27

Coping Strategies in the Face of Death
Dr. LAM Wai Man
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p28-32

The safe use of syringe driver in palliative care
Dr. NG Kam Hung Daniel
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p33-35

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Anger in Palliative Care
Dr. Bryan CW LI
HKSPM Newsletter 2009 Sep Issue 2 p36-39

HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Issue 1 Apr

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Apr 2010 Issue 1

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Report on Annual Scientific Meeting 2009
Dr. LO See Kit Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p2-3
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Message from Chairman
Dr. KWOK Oi Ling Annie
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p4

From Palliative Medicine to Theology – Farewell to Dr. KK Lam
Dr. Michael SHAM
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p5

Editor’s Column: Advance directives – More than an advance refusal in need
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p6-7

Advance Directives: their role in clinical practice and their difficulties
Dr. TSE Chun Yan
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p8-9

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Major airway obstruction
Dr. MA Chi Ming
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p10-11

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Drug interactions in palliative care
Dr. YAU Wai Shan Cora
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 P12-15

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

Any breakthrough for breakthrough pain?
Dr. Jasmine CHAN
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p16-18

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Beheaded souls: The psychological distress faced by neck and neck cancer patients
Dr. WOO Kam Wing
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p19-22

Opioid switching
Dr. Mansha H KHEMLANI
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p23-25

Malignant intestinal obstruction
Dr. LI Cho Wing Bryan
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p26-27

Diarrhoea in acute radiation proctitis
Dr. CHAN Kwok Ying
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p27-29

Total parenteral nutrition in malignant intestinal obstruction
Dr. CHENG Benjamin HW
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p30-32

Death rattle: A brief review
Dr. MOK Ka Wai Alice
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p33-34

Understanding dignity in the light of Chochinov
Dr. WOO Kam Wing
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Apr Issue 1 p35-37

HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Issue 2 Oct

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Oct 2010 Issue 2

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Report on 7th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
Dr. CHAN Kin Sang
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p2

Editor’s Column
Dr. TSE Man Was Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p7

Opening Speech of 7th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
Mr. Thomas Chan JP
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p8-10

Care standard for dying in modern hospitals
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p11-14

Advance care planning: The client’s perspective
Dr. MAK Yvonne Yi Wood
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p15-19

Advance care planning: Older adults’ perspective
Ms. CHAN Faye Man Yu
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p20-23

Facilitating home death
Dr. LAU Kam Shing
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p24-25

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Disease specific treatment for malignancy during the palliative phase in the era of targeted biological therapies: what is new and what does one need to know?
Dr. Ronald LEUNG
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p26-30

Abstracts and photos from 7th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium
HKSPM Newsletter 2010 Oct Issue 2 p31-34

HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Issue 1 Apr

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
Apr 2011 Issue 1

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AGM & ASM of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine 2010
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p2-4

Editor’s Column
Dr. TSE Man Wah Doris
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p5

Dover Park Hospice’s Visit to Hong Kong
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p6-9
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Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Non-invasive ventilation in palliative care
Dr. NG Sheung Ching Jeffrey
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p10-14

Use of Strong Opioids for dyspnoea in Advanced Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Search for a Guide
Dr. LAM Wai Man
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p15-18

Palliative Care Needs In The Coronary Care Unit
Dr. CHEUNG Wai Yin
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p23-25

Infections and Antibiotics Use in Palliative Care
Dr. MOK Ka Wai Alice
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 P26-28

Palliative Medicine Doctors’ meeting

The needs and level of satisfaction of caregivers of cancer patients receiving chemotherapy
Dr. Patricia CM POON
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p29-32

Palliative Medicine Grand Round

Practical Tips for Acute Pain Management in Patients on Maintenance Methadone
Dr. Benjamin HW CHENG
HKSPM Newsletter 2011 Apr Issue 1 p33-35