Editorial introductions
Navigating heart failure: ensuring safe passage on a difficult journey
The nature of heart failure as a challenge to the integration of palliative care services
The complex symptom burden of the aged heart failure population
Psychological, social and spiritual distress at the end of life in heart failure patients
Ethical dilemmas in device treatment for advanced heart failure
Difficult conversations and chronic heart failure: do you talk the talk or walk the walk?
Who should receive parenteral nutrition or pharmacologic therapy for loss of appetite and weight in the setting of incurable cancer?
Total parenteral nutrition in cancer patients
Is there a common mechanism linking muscle wasting in various disease types?
Mechanisms to explain wasting of muscle and fat in cancer cachexia
How does cachexia influence survival in cancer, heart failure and other chronic diseases?
Central mechanisms controlling appetite and food intake in a cancer setting: an update
Appraisal of current and experimental approaches to the treatment of cachexia
RANKL signaling in bone physiology and cancer
Vertebral augmentation in osteoporosis and bone metastasis
Current World Literature