Update 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

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Name the three most common symptoms in the palliative care population.
  2. Identify three commonly used medications and their indications and SE in palliative care.
  3. Identify three common misconceptions about sx management in palliative care.

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