Author: David Anderson
A talk from the 2018 ANZICS Safety and Quality Conference
Delivering quality end of life care is core skill for intensivists. Key elements of quality end of life care include effective communication with the patient or their surrogate decision makers; realistic prognostication and goals of care planning; and symptom management. This talk provides a broad overview of each of these areas.
Check out other great talks from Australia and New Zealand Intensive Care Society (ANZICS) events on the ANZICS youtube channel.