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PCF6 book in demand!

8th March 2018

A third print run has been ordered to replenish exhausted stocks.

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Welcome to the website provides essential independent information for health professionals about drugs used in palliative and hospice care. It includes unauthorized indications and routes, and details about the administration of multiple drugs by continuous subcutaneous infusion. Please see our example sections and testimonials.

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