Palliative Care Formulary

Canadian Edition

ISBN: 9780955254741

Robert Twycross
Andrew Wilcock
Mervyn Dean
Bruce Kennedy


This specific Canadian edition of the Palliative Care Formulary is now available exclusively through the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA).

It contains the most up-to-date, comprehensive information on medications used in hospice and palliative care, including off-label use, pharmacokinetic data and dose recommendations.  

$79 plus S&H

Special offer for members of  CHPCA

$69 plus S&H

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What People Say

Since its first edition in 1998, PCF has established itself as one of the essential books for any healthcare professional involved in palliative care... PCF [is] a core text for the specialty and has no serious rivals.

Palliative Medicine

The information is up to date and prepared with extreme care. This handbook should be available to staff involved with inpatient consultation, inpatient units of care, and home visits.

Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

First class. Highly recommended.

International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care

A colossal work of research, this formulary informs novice doctors, pharmacists and nurses who care for those end-of-life illnesses, but is also a practical guide for the excellent pharmaceutical resource...

Journal of Palliative Care

Sample Chapters

Download Prelims

pdf ~ 359kb

Download Chapter 1

pdf ~ 510kb

Download Chapter 19

pdf ~ 113kb