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Diagnosing dying


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1 hour
Palliative care
Publish Date
10 August 2014
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About this Course

To recognise when a patient you are working with is actively dying, i.e., in the last 24-48 hours of life.


Following the course, you will find a short quiz designed to help consolidate your learning. When you complete the quiz please hit the 'submit' button to receive your certificate. 


This e-learning course has been a collaborative project between the Goodfellow Unit, Hospice North Shore and Mercy Hospice Auckland. Content was developed by Helen Butler, Claire Hatherell and Alison Turner. It was updated in 2021.

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Diagnosing Dying
Diagnosing Dying Quiz