Palliative Care and Human Rights: A Decade of Evolution in Standards
作者: Tamar EzerDiederik LohmanGabriela B. de Luca
作者单位: 1Schell Center for International Human Rights, Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
2Health and Human Rights Division, Human Rights Watch, New York, New York, USA
3Public Health Program, Open Society Foundations, New York, New York, USA
刊名: Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 2018, Vol.55 (2), pp.S163-S169
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2017.03.027
关键词: PalliativeHuman rightsAdvocacyStandards
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)Context(#br)Human rights standards to address palliative care have developed over the last decade.(#br)Objectives(#br)This article aims to examine key milestones in the evolution of human rights standards to address palliative care, relevant advocacy efforts, and areas for further growth.(#br)Methods(#br)The article provides an analysis of human rights standards in the context of palliative care through the lens of the right to health, freedom from torture and ill treatment, and the rights of older persons and children.(#br)Results(#br)Significant developments include the following: 1) the first human rights treaty to explicitly recognize the right to palliative care, the Inter-American Convention on the Rights of Older Persons; 2) the first World Health Assembly resolution...
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