Palliative models of care for later stages of mental disorder: Maximising recovery, maintaining hope and building morale

Thomas Trauer

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Berk et al, 2012 propose a palliative care model for individuals in the later stages of mental disorder. The purpose of this commentary is to critically appraise the case they make, and to suggest reasons why a palliative care model may not be in the best interests of such patients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)170 - 172
Number of pages3
JournalAustralian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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