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Accredited Online Event: Continuous Palliative Sedation Therapy
February 9, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Date: Thursday, February 9, 2017
Time: 1:30 PM EST (OTTAWA time)
Where: Accessed online via phone and web
This session will build upon our previous session, which included examining research on continuous palliative sedation therapy and will highlight the Canadian Consensus Framework.
Learning objectives include:
Placing palliative sedation therapy into a historical context
Provide an overview of PST Guidelines internationally and compare with the Canadian Framework
Exploration of the key ethical issues which renders PST contentious
Review key sections of the Canadian CPST Guideline (Definition of CPST; Clinical indicators for use of CPST; Decision-making requirements for starting CPST; Monitoring recommendations
Need for future work and research
Presented by Blair Henry and Dr. David Henderson.