Palliative care is different from other medical specialties because it treats the person and not the disease.
This article is the part of Hospis Malaysia’s ongoing ‘National Palliative Care Awareness Campaign’ for 2016. It accompanies the second of four full-page advertisements that highlight key findings from the National Palliative Care Needs Assessment Report recently released by Hospis Malaysia. To see the ad that accompanies this article, please click HERE
The article was also published in the Malay Mail (Online) on 12 August 2016. For the online article, please click HERE