How Palliative Care Can Help Patients into Survivorship
Providing access to palliative care earlier in a patient’s serious illness is a great opportunity to support patients and families, including quality of life, symptom management, and pain management. Additionally, through early referrals to palliative care, clinicians are seeing some patients overcome illnesses into survivorship. In this session, Christian Sinclair, MD, explores issues that patients may face in surivorship, whether in remission or active surveillance.
Christian T. Sinclair, MD, FAAHPM
Associate Professor, Division of Palliative Medicine, The University of Kansas Health System