CAncer tiSsue Collection After DEath (CASCADE): Bereaved experience

The aim of this study is to explore the experience of bereaved relatives (“carers”) of participants in the CASCADE rapid autopsy program. The study aims to improve our understanding of the overall experience of relatives, and of specific aspects of participation, namely recruitment, period around death and autopsy and bereavement.


Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre


Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Pain & Palliative Care

Principal Investigator/s

A/Prof Odette Spruyt

Palliative care consultant


Dr Kathryn Alsop

Email: [email protected]