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End-of-life Care in the Prison Environment (Supplement #4)

THIS SUPPLEMENT LISTS SELECTED ARTICLES, REPORTS., ETC., published in the literature and in the news media in recent months. The last ‘Backgrounder,’ dated 1 August 2022, can be downloaded from the Palliative Care Network website at: https://bit.ly/3JkYGVg. Download Supplements #1, #2 & #3 (July, September, November 2023) at: https://shorturl.at/lxOTV.  Also included in this supplement is a listing of selected resources.

End of Life Care in Prisons: Supplement 3

 

THIS SUPPLEMENT LISTS SELECTED ARTICLES, REPORTS., ETC., published in the literature and in the news media in recent months. The last ‘Backgrounder,’ dated 1 August 2022, can be downloaded from the Palliative Care Network website at: https://bit.ly/3JkYGVg. Download Supplements #1 and #2 (July, September 2023) at: https://bit.ly/2RdegnL. Also included in this supplement is a listing of selected resources.

 

End-of-life Care in the Prison Environment (Supplement #2)

 

THE LAST UPDATED BACKGROUNDER, ‘End-of-Life Care in the Prison Environment,’ was posted on the Palliative Care Network website in August 2022; access at https://shorturl.at/jqtUV  Occasional “supplements” listing selected articles, reports, etc., published in the literature and in the news media will be posted on this website: #1 (July 2023); #2 (September 2023) https://shorturl.at/fghC9

 

End of Life Care in the Prison Environment: Updated August 1, 2022

 

‘End of Life Care in the Prison Environment’ provides a representative sample of articles, reports, etc., published in the literature and in the news media during the past five years (2018-2022) Although a universal public health issue, it is in the United States that most interest and attention has been afforded the aging and the terminally ill prison population.

This backgrounder begins with a selection of articles by way of a broad overview of the issue, followed by additional articles, etc., (in descending order of publication) that offer a national and (in the U.S.) state-by- state overview. This is followed by a list of articles, etc., from a variety of sources on end-of-life care in the prison systems in, for example, Australia, Canada, China, France, Ireland, New Zealand, Poland, Russia, Switzerland and the U.K.