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

Is it ethical to withdraw vital treatments in patients with prolonged consciousness disorders ?

In an interesting article published in the Journal of Medical [...]

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 [...]