The Complicated Problems of Complex Patients: Answering the Needs of Palliative Care
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: O'DWYER, Eimear (Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Pharmacy Department, Dublin, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Hayden, C. (Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Dublin, Ireland)
McGrehan, F. (Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Dublin, Ireland)
Higgins, S. (Our Lady's Hospice and Care Services, Dublin, Ireland)
Treacy, V. (St James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland)
Henman, M. (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland)
The pharmaceutical care of patients with palliative care needs is complicated because of the complexity of patients with multimorbidity, extreme frailty and the development of primary palliative care.
: To assess whether a pharmacist-led, specialist advisory service for palliative care addresses the needs of complex patients and to The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.