Respiratory Medicine, Allergology, and Palliative Medicine

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    Wigerthuset, Remissgatan 4, plan 2, SUS

    221 85 Lund

    Sweden

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    Wigerthuset, Remissgatan 4, plan 2, SUS

    221 85 Lund

    Sweden

Unit profile

Description

The division conducts translational and clinical research on asthma, COPD, interstitial lung diseases, palliative care in chronic lung disease, sleep apnea, hypoventilation syndrome, lung cancer, hereditary angioedema, cystic fibrosis, lung transplantation and allergic diseases. It is associated with the clinical section Pulmonary Medicine and Allergic Diseases, Division of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Medicine, at Skåne University Hospital in Lund and Malmö. The Institute for Palliative Care is part of Lund University and Region Skåne. We work with research, development and education in palliative care. The overall goal being that the care of people at the end of life should have the highest possible priority and quality, regardless of the type of illness and where the person is cared for.

Research

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

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