The RCGP & Marie Curie Daffodil Standards

UK General Practice Core Standards for Advanced Serious Illness and End of Life Care provides a free evidence-based, structured approach to help GP practices improve care for patients at advanced stage of serious illness or approaching end of life. This is a briefing paper for GPs prior to the launch.

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BTS Guidelines for Home Oxygen Use
29th January 2016

Palliative Oxygen Therapy is specifically discussed on pages 26 - 27 of the document. These are guidelines for Home Oxygen Use in adults and may not be appropriate in all circumstances. Published in Thorax June 2015. Recommended by our community respiratory team.

Ambitions for Palliative and End of Life Care: a national framework for local action 2015-2020
13th October 2015

Written by broad partnership of national organisations working in England with a deep commitment to improving end of life care. They present an overarching vision and six ambitions. For each ambition there is a summary of what is already known and what is needed to realise the ambition.

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