Top tips in the care of dying adults in the last days of life.

Top tips based on NICE guidance care of dying adults in the last days of life (NG31) For GPs and Primary Care Clinicians and produced by the RCGP and Marie Curie.

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Palliative Care Zone
5th April 2016

An excellent resource for patients, relatives and carers from the NHS in Scotland. It discusses symptom control, difficult conversations, planning for the future and preparing for death and bereavement. Most of the website is relevant to those living outside Scotland.

End of Life Care Audit: Dying in Hospital
21st April 2016

The End of Life Care Audit: Dying in Hospital is a national clinical audit commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) and run by the Royal College of Physicians, with additional funding provided by Marie Curie to assist with the dissemination and usage of audit results for quality improvement purposes.

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