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Palliative care in Africa

11 Dec 2014

Guest Editor: Anne Merriman

Cultural traditions and modern healthcare align in this special issue focusing on palliative care in Africa. Five original articles from on-the-ground experts, and an editorial by Nobel Peace Prize nominee Professor Anne Merriman, highlight the multiple angles of this complex topic.

Read the full editorial

Watch Professor Anne Merriman discuss the various articles in the special issue.

Special Issue Articles

Christian R Ntizimira, Jean Luc Nkurikiyimfura, Olive Mukeshimana, Scholastique Ngizwenayo, Diane Mukasahaha, Clare Clancy
Jane Nakawesi, Ivy Kasirye, David Kavuma, Benjamin Muziru, Alice Businge, Jackie Naluwooza, Grace Kabunga, Yvonne Karamagi, Edith Akankwasa, Mary Odiit, Barbara Mukasa