Professor Karen Forbes

M.B.,Ch.B.(Birm.), F.R.C.P.

  • BS2 8ED


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Research interests

Quality of end-of-life care within hospital settings

How students and junior doctors learn to deal with death and dying

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Research Output

Discovering excellence through providing choice: Inspiring first year medical students using conferencing

Allsop, S., Barnes, S. (ed.) & Forbes, K. (ed.), 4 Jun 2019, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

  • Early specialist palliative care on quality of life for malignant pleural mesothelioma: A randomised controlled trial

    the RESPECT-Meso investigators, 1 Apr 2019, In : Thorax. 74, 4, p. 354-361 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

    Open Access
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    180 Downloads (Pure)

    Enculturation and perception of value at medical school: Three minute thesis presentation

    Allsop, S., Barnes, S. & Forbes, K., 8 May 2019, (Unpublished).

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther Conference Contribution

    Supervised Work

    Cancer pain and the World Health Organization analgesic ladder

    Author: Reid, C. M., 2007

    Supervisor: Hanks, G. (Supervisor) & Forbes, K. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)


    The Integration of Palliative Care into the Management of End Stage Liver Disease

    Author: Hudson, B., 28 Nov 2019

    Supervisor: Forbes, K. (Supervisor) & Verne, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine (MD)