Journal of Palliative Medicine

The Journal of Palliative Medicine is a leading peer-reviewed journal covering medical, psychosocial, policy, and legal issues in end-of-life care and relief of suffering for patients with intractable pain.

It is a second journal of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association and all HPNA members have access to the current and archived JPM in the Members Only area of the HPNA site. The Journal presents essential information for professionals in hospice/palliative medicine, focusing on improving quality of life for patients and their families, and the latest developments in drug and non-drug treatments.

Current HPNA members are also entitled to an e-subscription to the innovative weekly online JPM newsletter Briefings in Palliative, Hospice, and Pain Medicine & Management. OPT IN to this e-subscription in the Members Only area of our website at the JPM tab.

Coverage in JPM includes:

• The latest medical advances in pain and symptom management
• Evidence-based protocols
• Model palliative care programs
• Clinical case reports
• Guidance for working with patients and their families
• Psychological and spiritual aspects of end-of-life care

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. is the publisher. The journal Editor-in-Chief is Charles F. von Gunten, MD, PhD.

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