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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 3 小时

Introduction to Common Symptoms and Anorexia

Welcome! In this module, you will learn about physical symptom assessment and then about the distressing symptoms of anorexia (loss of appetite) and cachexia (extreme weight loss). People living with serious illness often have more than five non-pain symptoms, like loss of appetite, dyspnea, weakness, confusion and many others that are contributing to suffering. You will learn how to use a symptoms assessment tool to help providers understand what symptoms are present and what is most distressing and needs prompt attention. In the second part of this week, you will learn about the common symptom of anorexia: Loss of appetite. When you understand anorexia you are able to look for reversible causes, support patient and family emotional distress, and offer practical help to manage this problem. ...
Reading
11 个视频 (总计 48 分钟), 9 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video11 个视频
Routine Symptom Assessment2分钟
Challenges in Symptom Screening and Assessment4分钟
Anorexia and Cachexia2分钟
Anorexia Uncovered3分钟
Anorexia and Cachexia: Chronic Illness and Dementia4分钟
Addressing Concerns About Anorexia4分钟
Screening for Anorexia and Weight Loss2分钟
What to do? Helping People Eat More4分钟
What Else Could Be The Problem?6分钟
A Pill That Makes You Eat and Gain Weight8分钟
Reading9 个阅读材料
About Us: Palliative Care Specialization Team at CU Anschutz10分钟
Easing Physical Symptoms Information10分钟
Routine Symptom Assessment10分钟
Anorexia and Cachexia20分钟
Anorexia and Cachexia: Chronic Illness and Dementia15分钟
Screening for Anorexia and Weight Loss10分钟
What to do? Helping People Eat More10分钟
What Else Could Be The Problem?15分钟
A Pill That Makes You Eat and Gain Weight?15分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Introduction to Common Symptoms and Anorexia Assessment30分钟
2
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 3 小时

Dyspnea

In this module, you will review dyspnea assessment basics. You will start with defining dyspnea and the scope of the dyspnea problem in the palliative care setting. You will review various types and causes of dyspnea in people with serious illness. To understand how medications and integrative pain therapies work to decrease dyspnea, you need to know how the body recognizes dyspnea and makes a person short of breath. You will review how to evaluate a person’s dyspnea and how to help people pace themselves so that they can live with shortness of breath....
Reading
5 个视频 (总计 32 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video5 个视频
How It Feels Like To Be Short of Breath?5分钟
Managing Dyspnea5分钟
Living With Shortness of Breath4分钟
A Conversation Between Martha, Elizabeth, and Rhonda11分钟
Reading4 个阅读材料
Dyspnea: You Take My Breath Away10分钟
Managing Dyspnea分钟
Living With Shortness of Breath10分钟
Martha Sturdivant Case Story and Case Study: Background10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Dyspnea Assessment30分钟
3
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 4 小时

Weakness and Fatigue

In this module you learn about the physical symptom of asthenia, also called fatigue. Fatigue and weakness are seen in almost all people living with serious illness. Although fatigue is common and very emotionally distressing, providers often don't talk about it with patients and families because they think that there is nothing they can do. Although fatigue is a difficult symptom to treat it is important to look for reversible causes, consider ways to reduce the distress of fatigue and provide practical help to cope and live well with serious illness....
Reading
8 个视频 (总计 37 分钟), 7 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video8 个视频
We All Need To Speak The Same Language About Fatigue3分钟
Why Am I So Fatigued?8分钟
Polypharmacy3分钟
Low Energy4分钟
How Bad Is Your Fatigue?4分钟
What Can We Do?5分钟
Medications For Fatigue3分钟
Reading7 个阅读材料
We All Need To Speak The Same Language About Fatigue10分钟
Why Am I So Fatigued?30分钟
Polypharmacy20分钟
Low Energy20分钟
How Bad Is Your Fatigue?30分钟
What Can We Do?20分钟
Medications for Fatigue20分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Weakness and Fatigue Assessment30分钟
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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 3 小时

Cognitive Impairment

In this module the learner will be introduced to the term “cognitive impairment”, the common types of this impairment, how these types differ, as well as signs and symptoms experienced by patients suffering with this type of serious illness....
Reading
7 个视频 (总计 25 分钟), 4 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video7 个视频
Types of Cognitive Impairment5分钟
Normal Aging3分钟
Delirium4分钟
Near Death Awareness2分钟
Caregiver Burden4分钟
Final Take Away About Confusion1分钟
Reading4 个阅读材料
Types of Cognitive Impairment15分钟
Delirium35分钟
Near Death Awareness30分钟
Caregiver Burden20分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Types of Cognitive Impairment15分钟
Confusion Assessment30分钟

讲师

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Regina Fink

Associate Professor
General Internal Medicine
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Maurice Scott

MD
University of Colorado - Palliative Medicine
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Kelly Arora

Co-Director, Interprofessional Graduate Certificate & Master of Science in Palliative Care (MSPC), Allied Health Professionals
University
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Amos Bailey

Director, Interprofessional Graduate Palliative Care Certificate/Master of Science in Palliative Care
Internal Medicine University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
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Nancy Robertson

Nurse Practitioner
University of Colorado Anschutz medical Campus

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关于 Palliative Care: It's Not Just Hospice Anymore 专项课程

People living with serious, life-limiting, chronic illness experience significant suffering. Fortunately there are new and developing treatments which may cure some and improve survival for many people living with serious illness. However, seriously ill people and their loved ones still experience many distressing physical symptoms as well as spiritual, social and psychological distress. There is much we can do to support people to live well with serious and life-limiting illness by understanding the causes of suffering, using effective communications, and incorporating careful assessments and interventions designed to address specific needs. The Palliative Care: It’s not Just Hospice Specialization covers core concepts on the nature of suffering and demonstrates how to evaluate suffering and illustrates this in realistic patient scenarios. In subsequent weeks we learn and practice specific skills to improve communication with patients and families to help them express their experience, express and understand their core goals and values and our own empathic response. You will also learn about specific problems such as physical pain, fatigue and shortness of breath as well as psychological issues such as depression and anxiety. In addition, spiritual and social distress will be discussed with a focus on the practical evaluation and management of these challenges. All of these skills will enable you to support people to live active and full lives despite serious illness....
Palliative Care: It's Not Just Hospice Anymore

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