Discuss the assessment and treatment of common symptoms often seen near the end of life, including dyspnea, fatigue, nausea/vomiting, and terminal restlessness. Appropriate for providers caring for patients with incurable illnesses.
Contact hours available until 4/2/18.
Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.
Faculty, Planners and Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Planning Committee: No planning committee member discloses a potential or actual conflict of interest.
Speakers: There are no disclosures to declare.
Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.
Accreditation Statement: This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and GAPNA.
Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Learning Outcome: Outline a plan of care for the dying patient who is experiencing shortness of breath, dysphagia, terminal delirium, and agitation, including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions.