Renal Supportive Care

 

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Symptom Management

Constipation                                    Restless Legs Syndrome

Dry Mouth                                        Sleep Disturbance

Dyspnoea                                         Taste

Fatigue                                              Uraemic Pruritus

Pain                                                   Upper GIT

 

End of Life Care for patients with severe Renal impairment (Apr 20)

Renal End of Life Care Drug Guidelines

These guidelines are in draft form only and are a work in progress to assist in the care of renal patients who are in the end of life phase of their care. Please contact the Palliative care team or renal consulatant if your patient has symptoms that are not managed well.

 

Table 1: Extract from the Opioid Conversion for Palliative Pain Management in Opioid-Tolerant Adults  Clinic Business Rule SGH-TSH CLIN100 (2018)

Extract from the Opioid Conversion for Palliative Pain Management in Opioid-Tolerant Adults  Clinic Business Rule SGH-TSH CLIN100 (2018)

Advance Care Plan

Patient Information

Nutrition

HUB Resources

Education and Presentations

For more information please contact the St George Renal Department:

elizabeth.josland@health.nsw.gov.au or alison.smyth@health.nsw.gov.au

 


Publications

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Recently Published Articles

Advance Care Planning

Symptoms and Management

End of Life Care

Palliative Care in Renal Medicine

 

 

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