End of Life Care in 2021 - Art or Science?
The course will be held at the Holiday Inn Regent’s Park, London. It is easily accessible from mainline stations (closest Euston and Marylebone) and is close to a number of tube stations (Regent’s Park, Great Portland Street).
09.00-09.10: Chairman’s introduction
09.10-09.50: EOLC in 2020-Art or Science? (Andrew Davies)
09.50-10.30: What’s new in EOLC? (Katherine Webber)
11.00-11.40: Pain management at the end of life: problems and solutions (Venkata Chaitanya)
11.40-12.10: Pressure ulcers (Jo Thompson)
12.10-12.50: Breathlessness at the end of life (Anna Spathis)
13.30-14.00: Terminal sedation-a means to what end? (Andy Thorns)
14.00-14.30: Quality markers for EOLC (Sarah Cox)
14.30-15.10: EOLC in children/TYA (AK Anderson)
15.40-16.20: End-of-life care in the frail elderly (Rowan Harwood)
16.20-17.00: Less pathway, more care? (EOLC after the LCP) (Suzanne Kite)