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Perspectives in palliative care - non-cancer palliative care

Module summary
Consultant in palliative medicine Dr Louise Gibbs and colleagues provide advice on managing COPD, motor neurone disease, heart failure and dementia at the end of life.
Learning objectives

This module will update you on a number of issues pertaining to palliative care, including symptoms and management in:

  • End stage heart failure
  • Motor neurone disease
  • COPD 
  • Dementia 
Author

Dr Louise Gibbs, Dr Emma Hall, Dr Victor Pace and Dr Nigel Sykes are consultants in palliative medicine at St Christopher’s Hospice, London.

Date module published
08/08/2013
Module due for review
08/08/2015
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
Excellent module
Gadson Kasongo
08.06.2017.
Helful
Gillian Hay
25.04.2017.
good
Jeanette Clayton
24.04.2017.
very useful thank you
Anna-Marie Foley
20.04.2017.
Good
Marc Hinchliffe
01.02.2017.