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Response to ‘Compassionate community networks: supporting home dying’ by Abel et al
  1. Kathleen McLoughlin
  1. Correspondence to Kathleen McLoughlin, Milford Care Centre – Head of Education, Research and Professional Development, Milford Care Centre, Limerick, Ireland; k.mcloughlin{at}

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I am delighted to read Abel et al's conceptual paper regarding a social model of care, using a compassionate communities framework. As the paper has outlined, Milford Care Centre, Limerick, Ireland, commenced a Compassionate Communities pilot …

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