Understanding current approaches to end of life care for patients with COPD
4th August 2017
Peter’s symptoms suggest that his COPD is having a significant impact on his life. He spends most of his time in his chair or in his bed, which has been moved downstairs.
Over the past six months he has been admitted to hospital with breathlessness on two occasions and has had three courses of prednisolone.
What will you do next? Test your skills with this practical case study.
If you would like to further your knowledge and skills, Education for Health has a range of End of Life and COPD courses, from workshops to Level 7 modules:
- COPD modules – Levels 5, 6 and 7
- Workshops for Essentials of COPD and COPD Update
- End of Life Care modules
- Workshops for End of Life Care