Clinical Oncology News – Early Palliative Care Shows Survival Benefit

Expanding the evidence that palliative care has measurable clinical benefits in cancer patients, a new randomized study has found that patients who receive palliative care starting soon after the cancer diagnosis have a reduced risk for death at one year compared with patients whose palliative care is delayed by three months.

via Clinical Oncology News – Early Palliative Care Shows Survival Benefit.

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