Marie Curie Palliative Care Knowledge Zone

Here you'll find a range of information for healthcare professionals, relevant to your day-to-day work. Includes symptom control, final days, equality and diversity, individual needs and condition specific guides.

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Talk CPR
7th December 2016 | Source: Dying Matters in Wales

An award winning website from Wales, but also applicable to England. It provides a number of resources for patients, carers and professionals to help everyone understand CPR, DNACPR and the importance of talking about these issues. (CPR= Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation and DNACPR is Do Not Attempt CPR, or in other words allowing a natural death without attempting to restart the heart after death)

Leadership Alliance for the Care of Dying People
28th May 2015 | Source: NHS

New approach to caring for people in the last few days and hours of life that focuses on the needs and wishes of the dying person and those close to them, in the planning and delivery of care, in any setting

The website is not designed to give medical advice, but rather to give information on a wide range of topics to health and social care staff, no matter where they work. Find out more