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Article: Palliative Care as a Human Right

k4Ag3eNU_400x400Dr John Lombard (School of Law) has written a blog post for The All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care Research Blog entitled ‘Palliative Care as a Human Right’:

“Palliative care engages a range of human rights including the right of autonomy, bodily integrity, equality, and protection from inhuman or degrading treatment. However, it is the right to health which has had a central role in providing a legal basis for the right to palliative care.”

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