Learning outcomes:

  • Describe causes of end stage respiratory failure- COPD, Pulmonary Fibrosis and Lung Cancer
  • Discuss how primary health care providers can support their patients through referral pathways to Palliative Care Services in SALHN
  • Identify treatment therapies including opioids for breathlessness
  • Outline the importance of Advanced care planning in the setting of lung disease
  • Update on the Palliative Care Access to Core Medicines project, which collaborates with GPs and pharmacists to improve access to medicines for end-of-life care in the community

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Event details

Tuesday, July 2

Location Name
Hallett Cove Civic Centre

Presented By
Dr Michael Briffa
Palliative Medicine Specialist

Approved for 4 category 2 points with RACGP, #161713 and 2 core ACRRM points, #16985

No cost to attend

Dinner provided

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