IMplementation of quality indicators in PAlliative Care sTudy (IMPACT) (EU Grant Agreement No: 258883)

Background

Starting date: 01/05/2011

IMPACT is the acronym of a collaborative research project. The full project name is: IMplementation of quality indicators in PAlliative Care sTudy.

Palliative care is becoming better known and accepted, and in many European countries it is under active development. However, the rapid developments of our understanding of palliative care and measures to improve its organization have not been followed by the implementation of these insights and the spread of best practice.