Vol 7, Supplement 2 (April 30, 2018): Annals of Palliative Medicine (Public Health Approaches to Palliative Care)

Original Article

Palliative care—the new essentials
Julian Abel, Allan Kellehear, Aliki Karapliagou
All with You: a new method for developing compassionate communities—experiences in Spain and Latin-America
Silvia Librada Flores, Emilio Herrera Molina, Jaime Boceta Osuna, Rafael Mota Vargas, María Nabal Vicuña
Compassionate communities: design and preliminary results of the experience of Vic (Barcelona, Spain) caring city
Xavier Gómez-Batiste, Silvia Mateu, Susagna Serra-Jofre, Magda Molas, Sarah Mir-Roca, Jordi Amblàs, Xavier Costa, Cristina Lasmarías, Marta Serrarols, Alvar Solà-Serrabou, Candela Calle, Allan Kellehear
Developing compassionate communities in Australia through collective caregiving: a qualitative study exploring networkcentred care and the role of the end of life sector
Debbie Horsfall
Developing palliative care programs in Indigenous communities using participatory action research: a Canadian application of the public health approach to palliative care
Mary Lou Kelley, Holly Prince, Shevaun Nadin, Kevin Brazil, Maxine Crow, Gaye Hanson, Luanne Maki, Lori Monture, Christopher J. Mushquash, Valerie O’Brien, Jeroline Smith
Healthy End of Life Project (HELP): a progress report on implementing community guidance on public health palliative care initiatives in Australia
Andrea Grindrod, Bruce Rumbold
Caring communities as collective learning process: findings and lessons learned from a participatory research project in Austria
Klaus Wegleitner, Patrick Schuchter


The supplement “Public Health Approaches to Palliative Care” was commissioned by the editorial office, Annals of Palliative Medicine without any sponsorship or funding. Julian Abel and Allan Kellehear served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.