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UK top for end of life care

15th July 2010

Global analysis by the Economist Intelligence Unit has found that the UK has one of the best systems for end of life care.

It looked at access to services, quality of care and public awareness in 40 countries and found the UK performed particularly well on issues such as obtaining pain killers and quality of support. Along with Australia, it received 7.9 out of 10, ahead of nations such as Denmark, on 5.1 and Italy, on 4.4. India came bottom on 1.9.


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