Palliative Medicine in Cancer Care

James Meadows, M.D.

Palliative Medicine in Cancer Care

Dr. Jim Meadows, Director of Palliative Medicine at Tennessee Oncology, defines palliative medicine as a method to manage and control cancer-realted pain and other side effects that also functions as another layer of cancer care following diagnosis.

Hear more on the subject from Dr. Jim Meadows in The Difference Between Palliative Medicine and Hospice Care.