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ILD series part 4: end of life care

Posted on: 5 Nov 2019

This final video in the series is focused on end of life care.

By the end of this video you should be able to:

  • Outline the impact of ILD on life expectancy in patients with a diagnosis of ILD
  • Identify appropriate palliative care for symptom control and when to consider:
    • Oxygen therapy
    • Opiates
    • Benzodiazepines
  • Describe which patients may be suitable for a lung transplant

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Download: Video evaluation form Download: Reflective learning log Download: Video transcription Download: Video slides - End of life care

Other videos in this series

Author: Boehringer Ingelheim
ILD series part 1: identification and patient referral
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ILD series part 2: diagnosis and testing
CPD points
13min 44sec
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ILD series part 3: treatment options and considerations
CPD points
05min 53sec
Author: Circassia
Implementing FeNO testing in primary care: successes and lessons
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24min 51sec

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