UW School of Nursing
March 12, 2022
Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2020 | Updates on Medications in Palliative Care
Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2020
Updates on Medications in Palliative Care
Darrell Owens, DNP, ANP, GNP, ACHPN
Section Head Palliative and Supportive Care, UW Medical Center – Northwest; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Nursing, UW
Advanced practice nurse practitioners, especially adult, geriatric and family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Name the three most common symptoms in the palliative care population.
- Identify three commonly used medications and their indications and SE in palliative care.
- Identify three common misconceptions about sx management in palliative care.