Our fifth session will examine end stage lung failure and palliative care for those afflicted. This session will examine end stage lung disease (including COPD) and palliative care for those afflicted. Topics will include pain management, disease complications, and best practices.
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm EST
Where: Accessed online via phone and web
Price: $45 for members, $55 for non-members – group rates also available, click here for the full list of rates.
This session is accredited by the College of Family Physicians and is valid for 1.5 Mainpro-M1 credits.
Understand the pathophysiology and treatment of dyspnea in patients with end-stage lung disease.
Initiate useful advance care planning for patients with end-stage lung disease.
Describe the role of palliative care in patients who are pre- and post-lung transplant.
This session will run for 60 minutes followed by a 30 minute interactive question and answer period.
Please note: To obtain accreditation or proof of attendance, EACH person attending must purchase a ticket. If you would like further information about group rates, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The powerpoint presentation and recording will be made available to all participants 48-72 hours after the event. All ticket sales are final.
**Nurses may claim this session as a continuous learning (CL) activity toward renewal of the CNA certification credential if it is related to their nursing specialty. Pre-authorization from the CNA Certification Program is not required. Participants are encouraged to retain a confirmation of attendance.