Craniomaxillofacial area

David J. David*

*Corresponding author for this work

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The meaning of palliation needs to be clearly defined. Once understood that it does not involve the intention to cure the underlying disease, the multidisciplinary task of relieving symptoms can be undertaken. Surgeons have a key role in this phase of the delivery of health care enlisting the wide range of procedures available to them to support their patients.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPalliative surgery
EditorsMatthias W. Wichmann, Guy Maddern
Place of PublicationBerlin, Heidelberg
PublisherSpringer, Springer Nature
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9783642537097
ISBN (Print)9783642537080
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes


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