OTHER WORDS FROM palliativepal·li·a·tive·ly, adverbnon·pal·li·a·tive, adjectivenon·pal·li·a·tive·ly, adverbun·pal·li·a·tive, adjective
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Jhaimy requested a consultation with the palliative care team, which specializes in helping critically ill patients and their families make treatment decisions.Dying on the Waitlist|by David Armstrong and Marshall Allen|February 18, 2021|ProPublica
Several patients who were sent home for palliative care rebounded and lived, thanks to the presence and support of their friends and family who couldn't be with them inside of the hospital, the officials said.The Hospital System Sent Patients With Coronavirus Home to Die. Louisiana Legislators Are Demanding an Investigation.|by Annie Waldman and Joshua Kaplan|September 14, 2020|ProPublica
A day later, Winston’s family got a call from a member of the palliative care team, recommending she move to hospice, they said.
He said he would be “very worried about trying to manage that” in home hospice, and that dying patients at his hospital were provided palliative support through an inpatient program.
The palliative care service was available to patients from hospitals across New York City.
Palliative sedation would have relieved her pain, it is true.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She said, 'I have learnt that delivering the best possible palliative care to children is vital.Kate's First Speech on Foreign Soil|Tom Sykes|September 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Yet now, Obama has need for more—much more—than a jolly, ruddy dude who serves as a racial palliative.Hillary in 2012|Tunku Varadarajan|August 12, 2010|DAILY BEAST
I found a solution in palliative care—which is dedicated to minimizing pain and keeping the chronically ill out of the hospital.Meet America's Overworked Caregivers|Gail Sheehy|April 30, 2010|DAILY BEAST
This is palliative care—a return of some control to people during a passage in life that is uncontrollable.The Right to Die at Home|Gail Sheehy|March 2, 2009|DAILY BEAST
Yes, but in my friend's opinion, as you will see if you read on a little further, this journey is only a palliative measure.
So palliative; but all the stark wickedness that actually gives the momentum to national actors.
No measure, therefore, could be more than a palliative until they got a "Republican" system of education.A History of Trade Unionism in the United States|Selig Perlman
No ameliorative, no palliative, no restrictive, no remedial measure will avail.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
The operation is useful as a diagnostic or palliative measure.