Presenter Information

Bree Johnston MD, MPH

Event Type

PowerPoint Presentation

Location

2015 Summer Institute

Start Date

9-7-2015 9:00 AM

End Date

9-7-2015 9:45 AM

Keywords

Palliative care

Description

By the end of this talk, the learner should be able to: –Identify anorexia as a common source of distress for both patients and caregivers –Discuss the importance of framing and exploring meaning when dealing with patients with anorexia –Discuss the prevalence of anorexia, nausea, and vomiting among patients with serious illness –Discuss the evidence for various pharmacologic approaches to anorexia, nausea, and vomiting –Discuss nonpharmacologic approaches to anorexia, nausea, and vomiting

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Jul 9th, 9:00 AM Jul 9th, 9:45 AM

Nausea/Vomiting/Anorexia

2015 Summer Institute

By the end of this talk, the learner should be able to: –Identify anorexia as a common source of distress for both patients and caregivers –Discuss the importance of framing and exploring meaning when dealing with patients with anorexia –Discuss the prevalence of anorexia, nausea, and vomiting among patients with serious illness –Discuss the evidence for various pharmacologic approaches to anorexia, nausea, and vomiting –Discuss nonpharmacologic approaches to anorexia, nausea, and vomiting