Integration of palliative care in oncology

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Published: 6 Jul 2021
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Dr Tonje Lundeby - University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway

Dr Tonje Lundeby speaks to ecancer about the integration of palliative care in oncology. Initially, she talks about what this paper was about and the importance of palliative care. Dr Lundeby compares the differences between oncology and palliative care.

She explains how cultures impact oncology and palliative care. Dr Lundeby then gives solutions to some of the barriers to improved palliative care in different parts of the world.

She concludes by talking about the benefits related to better palliative care.