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Palliative Care for Patients with MS/Parkinsons

April 28, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

This session will examine neurodegenerative diseases and palliative care for those afflicted. This advanced learning session will build upon the topics in our third session which include pain management, disease complications, and best practices.

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the disease trajectory of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease and Multiple Sclerosis
  2. List common symptoms in advanced Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease
  3. List drugs that are applicable in palliative stages of Parkinson’s disease and Multiple Sclerosis
  4. Understand end of life challenges in Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease

Presented by Wendy Johnston, MD, FRCP(C) and Janis Miyasaki, MD, MEd, FRCPC.

Date:
Thursday, April 28, 2016

Time:
1:30 – 3:00 PM EDT (OTTAWA time)

Where:
Accessed online via phone and web

Price:
$55 for a non-member and $45 for a member (Group tickets available – to see a list of ticket prices, please click here).

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Details

Date:
April 28, 2016
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Online Webinar
Canada

Organizer

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association