Relief of Suffering Across the Disease Trajectory
Palliative care provides an extra layer of support for seriously ill patients and their caregivers by providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The courses in this unit describe palliative care practices and principles that can be used by clinicians—from any specialty—to support patients through the disease trajectory.
- Dementia: Relieving Suffering for Patients and Families
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Heart Failure