2230A/B - Principles of Palliative Care.
|Interdisciplinary overview of palliative care philosophy and its implementation. Topics include response to terminal/chronic illness, distinction between palliative care and traditional medical models, pain and symptom control, the team approach, site of care, communication issues, and psychological and spiritual needs of dying patients and their families.|
|Antirequisites||The former Thanatology 103A/B.|
|Lecture Hours||3 Hours||Tutorial Hours: Hours|
|Lab Hours||0 Hours|
|Last Updated: 2012-07-24 - 02:48:22|