0191 285 0063

Palliative Care Emergencies

Increase your knowledge and understanding of palliative care emergencies and their management.

 

Date: 7th December 2016

Tutors: Catherine Tetley (Staff Nurse), Cilla Karumazondo (Staff Nurse), Paul McNamara (Consultant in Palliative Care)

Duration: 3 hours 

Venue: St Oswald’s Hospice, Regent Avenue, Gosforth, Newcastle, NE3 1EE (see Google map

 

Aim: To increase knowledge and understanding of palliative care emergencies and their management.

 

Learning objectives:

  • To define a palliative care ‘emergency’
  • To explore the different types of emergencies commonly seen in the palliative care setting
  • To focus on specific palliative care emergencies and their management

 

Cost: £40

How to book: Please fill in the application form here, email PaulineMcLane@stoswaldsuk.orgor call 0191 285 0063 for more information or to book your place. 

 

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Further reading:

  • Current Learning in Palliative Care (CLiP) on 'Helping patients with symptoms other than pain' and 'Recognising Emergencies', lists journal articles, books and websites on these subjects.
  • Regnard C, Dean M(2010), A Guide to Symptom Relief in Palliative Care, 6th ed. Oxford: Radcliffe Medical Press.