PEPA | Ethics of End of Life Care in General Practice
May 13 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pmFree
This workshop is for General Practitioners based in Victoria (Australia) who care for people with a life-limiting illness. Practice Nurses are also welcome to attend.
- Ethical theories and frameworks
- Does morphine hasten death? The doctrine of the ‘double effect’
- Artificial hydration and nutrition at the end of life
- When is treatment futile?
Facilitator: Dr Rowan Hearn – Clinical Director Palliative Medicine, Calvary Health Care Bethlehem