‘Palliative care’ service for cancer patients in JK Cancer Institute soon

The Times of India | Mar 31, 2015 KANPUR: Cancer is the leading cause of death in the country. In the city alone 10,000 new cancer patients are registered every year in JK Cancer Institute of LLR hospital. Thousands of terminally ill patients, who are medically incurable, are often left untreated. But, to cater such patients, the cancer institute has taken a step forward and has decided to start with the ‘palliative care’ for the terminally-ill patients. The proposal has been sent to the state government for its approval… read more

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