Palliative care

Managing pain and other symptoms near the end of life, especially in the last days of life. Includes grief, loss and the maintenance of hope.

1. Managing pain in palliative care (33 minutes + 39 minutes = 72 minutes)
Prof Rod MacLeod

Presentation notes: Managing pain in palliative care [PDF, 767 KB]

Managing pain in palliative care - Part 1
Managing pain in palliative care - Part 2

2. Emotional care... or is it care of our emotions? (33 minutes)
Prof Rod MacLeod

Presentation notes: Emotional care... or is it care of our emotions? [PDF, 982 KB]

Emotional care... or is it care of our emotions?

3. Ethical issues in palliative care (28 minutes + 27 minutes = 55 minutes)
Prof Rod MacLeod

Presentation notes: Ethical issues in palliative care [PDF, 516 KB]

Emotional care... or is it care of our emotions? - Part 1
Emotional care... or is it care of our emotions? - Part 2

4. Hope near end of life (22 minutes)
Prof Rod MacLeod

Presentation notes: Hope near end of life [PDF, 299 KB]

Hope near end of life

5. End of life care at home (33 minutes)
Prof Rod MacLeod

Presentation notes: End of life care at home [PDF, 364 KB]

End of life care at home

6. (F)ACT in primary care (20 minutes)
Prof Bruce Arroll

Presentation notes: (F)ACT in primary care [PDF, 1.1 MB]

(F)ACT in primary care

Palliative care

Seminar held 5 August 2016

Facilitator

Prof Bruce Arroll – Adviser, PHARMAC Seminars; Head of Department, General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Auckland

Invited speaker

Prof Rod MacLeod – HammondCare and University of Sydney

These presentations are provided for professional development purposes for the benefit of qualified health practitioners and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. Any opinions offered are those of the presenter or other speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of PHARMAC. PHARMAC accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.