Web-based self-directed learning exercise that explores attitudes and barriers to effective palliative care. Effective pain management is explained with recommended regimens.
The learner will be able to: 1) Obtain specific information about reimbursement for hospice care. 2) Distinguish between the sick and dying roles. 3) Describe common symptoms involved with the dying process.
Used with approximately 1,400 third year medical students at University of Kansas School of Medicine.