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Palliative Care for Chest Tumors – Hong Kong, France and Canada

[ Vol. 14 , Issue. 2 ]


Victor Lee, Edward Yu* and Krzisch Claude   Pages 167 - 180 ( 14 )


In Asia, North America and Europe, lung cancer remains one of the top contributors to cancer-related death. Oncology training programs span 4-5 years and palliative care fellowship is around 2 years. However, the multi-disciplinary conference is increasingly viewed as preferable to assist with decision making in most modern centers. Palliative care for lung cancer likewise differs between regions.


Pattern of care, palliative care, euthanasia, medically assistance in dying, lung cancer, treatment.


Department of Clinical Oncology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, London Regional Cancer Program, Western University, Ontario, ON, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Amiens Picardie, Amiens

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