Palliative care journals and other research

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We gratefully acknowledge the following organisations for their published lists of palliative care and other publications:

Palliative Care Journals (International)

Advances in Palliative Medicine (Poland)

American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

BMC (BioMed Central) Palliative Care

BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care

Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care

European Journal of Palliative Care

Indian Journal of Palliative Care

International Journal of Palliative Nursing

Internet Journal of Pain, Symptom Control and Palliative Care

Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing

Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy

Journal of Pain & Symptom Management

Journal of Palliative Care

Journal of Palliative Medicine

Journal of Social Work in End of Life & Palliative Care

Palliative and Supportive Care

Palliative Medicine

Progress in Palliative Care

Progress in Palliative Care

Cancer publications

Acta Oncologica

Annals of Oncology

BMC Cancer

British Journal of Cancer

CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians


Cancer Nursing

Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing

Clinical Oncology

European Journal of Cancer

European Journal of Cancer Care

International Journal of Cancer

Journal of Cancer Pain and Symptom Palliation (discontinued 2007)

Journal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology

Journal of Clinical Oncology

Journal of Psychosocial Oncology

Oncology Nursing Forum

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology


Seminars in oncology Nursing

The Journal of Community and Supportive Oncology

The Lancet Oncology

Dementia publications


Alzheimer’s & Dementia®: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association


Barbara Karnes end of life materials for professionals and families
HIV/AIDS publications


Journal of HIV/AIDS & Social Services

Journal of the International AIDS Society

End-of-life publications

Death Studies

End of life Journal

Funeral Service Journal

Mortality Journal

Omega Journal of Death and Dying

Grief and bereavement publications

Grief Digest Magazine

Grief Matters: Australian Journal of Grief and Bereavement;res=IELHEA;issn=1440-6888

Living with loss

Pain publications

European Journal of Pain

Journal of Neuropathic Pain & Symptom Palliation (discontinued 2007)

Pain (The Journal of the International Association for the Study of Pain)

Health policy publications
Websites and webinars


Palliverse is a website where those involved in palliative care gather to discuss and exchange ideas. Information shared on the website includes postings from blogs around the world on different topics relevant to palliative care, as well as information on events such as webinar discussions and face to face conferences.

Contributors include health professionals and lay people from around Australia and New Zealand.

Life and Death Matters

Life and Death Matters offers resources and education on palliative care. Face to face education is offered to nurses, personal care assistants and others involved in direct care of someone with life-limiting illness.

A website published by Dr Mike Harlos, based in Manitoba, Canada. The website offers links to a variety of palliative care websites, grouped under a variety of topics.