Medicine (MED)

Department of Medicine

Uniformed Services University

Palliative Care

1. Reading

  • Required Readings:
    • 1. Evidence-based interventions to improve the paliative care of pain, dyspnea, and depression at the end of life a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians.
      Qaseem A, Snow V, Shekelle P, et al. Ann Intern Med. 2008 Jan 15;148(2):141-6.
    • 2. Primer for Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine
      Swagerty, D, Johnson, M. Primer for Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine. University of Kansas School of Medicine/Theo and Alfred M. Landon Center on Aging-prepared material. 2005.

  • Recommended Readings:

2. Complete the Palliative Care module on this website

MED Contact Info

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Medicine
4301 Jones Bridge Road, C1094
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Chair (301) 295-2010

Deputy Chair, Administration (301) 295-5791

FAX (USU) (301) 295-3557
FAX (WRNMMC) (301) 295-5792