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"Promoting Hospice and Palliative Care Worldwide"


2004; Volume 5, No 11, November


IAHPC's Short Story Competition

Win a Book!


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Message from the Chair
& Executive Director:

Dr. Bruera
& Liliana De Lima

Article of the Month:
Dr. Ripamonti

Book Reviews:
Dr. Woodruff

Regional News:
Legogote, South Africa

Reflections of an IAHPC Board Member:
Dr. Odette Spruyt

IAHPC's Short Story Competition:
Win a Book

Webmaster's Corner:
Anne Laidlaw

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IAHPC Press:
Palliative Care in the Developing World: Principles and Practice

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Win a copy of the new edition of Roger Woodruff's Palliative Medicine: Evidence Based Symptomatic and Supportive Care for Patients with Advanced Cancer (4th Edition) Oxford University Press, 2004.


To enter please send a short story about palliative care in no more than 60 words. We are announcing this competition in the current issue of this Newsletter and we will also repeat it in the December issue.

THE DEADLINE for receipt of your story is December 15, 2004. The winner of the book will be announced in January and the story will be published in our newsletter - please share your stories with us!

Send entries to Liliana De Lima at [email protected]