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Module 6 – Last Hours of Living

Clinical issues that commonly arise in the last hours of living include the management of feeding and hydration, changes in consciousness, delirium, pain, breathlessness, and secretions. After the patient's death, care continues until the family has been supported with their grief reactions and those with complicated grief have been helped to get care.

Module 6 – Last Hours of Living (PDF - 1.8MB)

Module 6 – Last Hours of Living (PPT - 510KB)

1.5 CE credits