Anticipatory prescribing in end-of-life care

Wilson, Eleanor and Seymour, Jane E. and Morbey, Hazel and Payne, Sheila and Brown, Jayne and Seale, Clive (2014) Anticipatory prescribing in end-of-life care. Nursing Times, 110 (44). pp. 16-17. ISSN 0954-7762

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Anticipatory prescriptions are often issued by GPs for patients nearing the end of life, ahead of symptoms they may experience. These prescriptions are often activated by nurses. This article summarises a study investigating nurses’ experiences of using anticipatory prescriptions.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Anticipatory prescribing, nurse roles, end of life care
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham UK Campus > Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > School of Health Sciences
Depositing User: Wilson, Eleanor
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2016 10:52
Last Modified: 26 Sep 2016 15:34

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