Symptom Management in the Last Weeks to Days of Life

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Details

  • Length: One day face to face event
  • Suitable for: This study day is relevant for Nurses, GP’s, Medical Staff, Allied Health Professionals, Assistant Practitioners, Domiciliary & Care Home staff who want to increase their knowledge on management of symptoms in the last few weeks to days of a person’s life.
  • Delivered: face to face
  • Price: to be confirmed

Session Overview

This day considers the main symptoms a person approaching end of life may experience and how we can manage them in a holistic way. Including:
  • Managing some of the common and lesser known symptoms that may occur during this last phase of life:
    • management of seizures
    • having the conversation around supporting Hydration and Nutrition
    • preparing patients and loved ones for a Catastrophic Haemorrhage Event
  • Frequency and occurrence of symptoms in the last few days of life
Their will be a Q & A session with an opportunity to ask our specialist panel any questions you have.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the participant will;

  • Have a greater awareness of some common and lesser common symptoms 
  • Consider how they would apply this knowledge in their own clinical areas of practice
  • Consider how they will disseminate this learning within their own area of practice

Dates

  • Tuesday 25 February 2025 at Marthal Village Hall, Sandlebridge Lane, Marthall, Knutsford, WA16 7SB

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No sponsor has input to the agenda.

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