• Audio
  • RRR

30 minutes

GPs,GP trainees

End of life care: a guide for GPs- Archived [?]

This read, reflect, and respond module in the form of an audio podcast explores how to achieve "a good death", what matters to discuss with patients, and the end of life care pathway.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module you should know:

  • How to achieve a "good death"
  • How to capture dying patients on GP registers, especially non-cancer patients
  • Identifying dying patients
  • Which matters to discuss with end of life patients
  • The end of life care pathway
  • How GP consortiums could potentially change the GP's role.

Written by:

BMJ Learning clinical editors


 Kate Adams, Professor Mayur Lakhani

Last updated

28 Oct 2014

Release date

03 Jan 2011


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Austrian Academy of Physicians 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning modules have been certified for DFT Punkte. DFT Punkte are accepted in Austria
BMJ Learning 0.5 credits, 0:30 hours BMJ Learning has assigned half an hour of credit to this module
Bhutan Medical and Health Council 0.5 credits, 0:30 hours Bhutan Medical and Health Council has formally accredited all BMJ Learning online modules for continuous professional development. Bhutan Medical and Health Council will accept the CME credit provided by BMJ Learning to any registered members of Bhutan Medical and Health Council for renewal of their registration.
Dubai Health Authority 0.5 credits, 0:30 hours BMJ Learning is approved as a CME resource by the Dubai Health Authority (accreditation number 0013/18)
Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization 0.5 credits, 0:30 hours Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization (KIMS) of the Ministry of Health, State of Kuwait is the authority responsible for organising all aspects of postgraduate training of medical practitioners and other health professionals in Kuwait. Users within Kuwait can claim 30 minutes or 0.5 credit per half an hour of learning completed.
Oman Medical Specialty Board 0.5 credits The Oman Medical Specialty Board accredits this module for 0.5 credit points under Category II
Royal Australasian College of Physicians 0:30 hours The RACP does not accredit CPD activities, but MyCPD Program guidelines state that fellows can claim a maximum of 50 credits per year for online learning under 'Category 6 - Other Learning Activities'.
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