Palliative Approaches to Pain and Symptom Management/LSBU Partnership

Palliative Approaches to Pain and Symptom Management/LSBU Partnership

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An academic module delivered by Saint Francis Hospice for London Southbank University

This module focuses on key principles in relation to assessment, management and treatment of pain and other symptoms using a palliative care approach. It reviews the aetiology, mechanism, assessment and treatment of common and difficult symptoms in palliative care. It develops the student’s knowledge and skills in assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing and evaluating evidence based interventions related to pain and symptom management within the context of person centred care.

This module can be studied at either Level 6 or level 7 and can be taken as a stand alone module of 20 credits or as part of the BSc or MSc in Palliative Care.

Dates for the taught study days are:

Two study days will be at LSBU (Havering Campus and Saint Francis Hospice)
Two study days will be held virtually via MS Teams

Cost : £1285

Applications should be made online via the LSBU CPD Prospectus. The closing date for applications is 4 weeks prior to the start of the course.

Apply level 6 coursE



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