Courses Catalogue

Palliative Care

COURSE CODE: PAL 2107
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 2
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Clinical Medicine and Community Health, Diploma
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Allied Health Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

a)        Sepulveda C, Marlin A, Yoshida T, Ulrich A 2002. Palliative Care: the World Health Organization's global perspective. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2002

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b)        APCA (2012) Core Competencies: A framework of core competencies for palliative care providers in Africa. APCA, Uganda
c)        Palliative Care Australia. (2005) Standards for Providing Quality care for all Australians. Deakin West Australia, PCA
d)       Worldwide Palliative Care Alliance. 2014. Global Atlas Report of Palliative Care at the End of Life