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Practical approaches to symptom relief in Palliative Care: A Non-Pharmacolo...

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North Devon Hospice

Deer Park

Barnstaple

EX32 0HU

United Kingdom

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Aim:

To enable all staff to provide practical, non-pharmacological approaches to relieve symptoms in the last year of life

Learning Outcomes:

To acquire non-pharmacological approaches to common symptoms in life limiting illness:

  • Breathlessness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Pain
  • Swallowing difficulties

To be able to take a holistic approach to care of the dying person, considering their Psychological, Spiritual, Physical and Social needs

To be familiar with a range of Complementary Therapies to relieve symptoms at end of life

To introduce basic hand massage technique

Dates for 2018:

  • Thursday 22nd March
  • Thursday 18th October

Booking terms and conditions can be found on our website, please familiarise yourselves with these before reserving your place on this Study Day.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is free parking at the Hospice car park and local on road parking

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email: education@northdevonhospice.org.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

You can transfer your ticket to another person or to another event, please see full terms and conditions on our website

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes

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Barnstaple

EX32 0HU

United Kingdom

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