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Management of Physical Deterioration in Palliative Care

Management of Physical Deterioration in Palliative Care

Management of Physical Deterioration in Palliative Care

Aruni Wijeratne
Aruni Wijeratne
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Launch date: 06 Apr 2018
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Last updated: 02 May 2018

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Description

As illness progresses in the last year of life, physical function inevitably diminishes. This session provides a framework for the management of physical deterioration of patients at the end of life. This session was reviewed by Aruni Wijeratne and Christina Faull and last updated in December 2014.

Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:
• List the key groups of professionals involved in managing deteriorating physical function
• Outline the different interventions, pharmacological and non-pharmacological, available for optimising physical function in this patient population with increasing levels of need
• Explain the aims and challenges of each intervention
• Discuss the communication and information needs of the patient and their family/carer
• Describe a practical integrated approach to managing deteriorating physical function
Aruni Wijeratne

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Aruni Wijeratne
on behalf of Health Education England

Aruni Wijeratne MB BS (Hons), MRCP (UK).

Aruni is a Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Princess Alice Hospice, Esher, Surrey.

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  • Health Education England
  • 0.50 Units -
    Exam Pass Rate: 60

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