Palliative Care  |  Medical Emergency




Palliative Care

Medical Emergency

Western BOP & Eastern BOP

There follows a list of the most common emergencies that may arise in palliative care patients

Severe Pain:


Spinal Cord Compression:

 
Hypercalcaemia:

 
Raised Intracranial Pressure:

 
Neutropaenia:

 
Acute Haemorrhage:

 
SVC Obstruction:

 
Seizures:

 

 



Last updated : Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Next review date : Wednesday, August 22,2018


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