Palliative Care are the clinical and spiritual care during the death process and in chronic diseases at hospital or home

Current barriers to implement the necessary end-of-life care

The end of life care is a bioethical issue of [...]

Colpase of health care systems. Delays in the treatment of cancer increase mortality. A robust evidence to guide national policy-making and inform oncologic decision-makers in hospitals

A major bioethical issue for health care services, patients, and [...]

Review of near-death experiences after clinical death by a neuroscientist

Near-death experiences are triggered during singular life-threatening episodes when the body is injured by a heart attack, shock, or blunt trauma such as an explosion or a fall. These events share broad commonalities: becoming pain-free, seeing a bright light at the end of a tunnel, or detaching from one's body and floating above it and even flying off into space. Why the mind should experience the struggle to sustain its operations in the face of a loss of blood flow and oxygen as positive and blissful rather than as panic-inducing remains a mystery.

COVID 19 singularities. Lower incidence among intensive care staff in the UK

We have published some articles about the singularities COVID 19 [...]

Organ donation in Pediatrics and Neonatal Medicine. Sensitive ethical and medical topic

Recently, an article entitled “National Recommendations on Pediatric Donation” was [...]

Conclusions of the Spanish Bioethics Committee evaluated the possible legalization of euthanasia in Spain

Last March, the Bioethics Observatory at the Catholic University of [...]

A great study concludes that palliative care and end of life issues are being neglected

JAMA Surg. has published a report titled Palliative Care and [...]

Opiods valuable analgesic efficacy. Epidemic and the controversy surrounding its abuse in the U.S.

Introduction A dossier published in The Washington Post discusses the [...]

Dying alone. Unprecedented moral implications, another unique feature of the current pandemic

Some doctors working on the front line of the coronavirus [...]