Europos Tarybos Nutarimas(11/2018)

The provision of palliative care in Europe

Parliamentary Assembly

  1. The Parliamentary Assembly recognises that palliative care is fundamental to human dignity and a
    component of the human right to health.
  2. Building on the definition given by the World Health Organization, the Assembly notes that palliative

care focuses on preventing and relieving suffering associated with a life-threatening or life-limiting condition
through a holistic approach addressing physical, psychosocial and spiritual problems. The goal of palliative
care is to improve the qua


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