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Module 9 – Negotiating Goals of Care

There are many possible goals of cancer care, from prevention, to cure, to prolongation of life, to relief of suffering, to optimizing quality of life, to achieving a good death. No one goal is inherently more valid than another. Specific clinical skills are needed for negotiating care goals and establishing what is important to the patient.

Module 9 – Negotiating Goals of Care (PDF - 1.9MB)

Module 9 – Negotiating Goals of Care (PPT - 721KB)

1.5 CE credits