This study day will look at the knowledge needed to understand how ethical principles guide decision-making in palliative care, and its effect when responding to emergencies.
To have a working knowledge of:
- Practical clinical ethics - the principles underpinning good practice
- How ethics can guide symptom management - using pain as an example
- Mental capacity – decision-making models for patients who lack decision specific capacity
- Clinical decision making in palliative care emergencies
- Errors in clinical decision-making
- GMC guidance on hydration and artificial feeding at the end of life
Dates for 2019:
- Thursday 21st March
- Thursday 7th November
Booking terms and conditions can be found below, please familiarise yourselves with these before reserving your place on this Study Day.