Senior specialist clinical pharmacist for end-of-life care, at John Taylor Hospice, Birmingham
Caring for patients who are at the end of life requires a holistic approach. The selection and monitoring of medicines to control common end-of-life symptoms are areas where pharmacists
Palliative care: principles and pharmacy rolesSubscription
Palliative care is an approach to managing the physical, psychosocial and spiritual problems experienced by people who are dying. The care provided during the final few days, weeks or months of life is broadly referred to as end-of-life care.