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The Liverpool Care Pathway has been made a scapegoat, says palliative care consultant

17 December 2013

“It is as illogical to discredit the LCP because of errant clinicians as it is to ban the Highway Code because of bad drivers.” Claud Regnard, FRCP, a palliative care consultant, has called the demise of the Liverpool Care Pathway a “tragedy” and compared it to banning the Highway Code because of bad drivers in a paper for the journal Age and Ageing, published online today (Tuesday).

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