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Update and quick reference guide to improve palliative and end of life care for patients

Update and guidance for prescribers from Mamillan Palliative Care Service Improvement Project

Palliative Care Adult Network Guidelines (PANG)

These guidelines have been adopted as the preferred guidelines for general palliative care within Northern Ireland via the Palliative Care Network.

This regional guidance (in line with NICE NG31 guideline) provides dosing recommendations on common symptoms at the end of life including pain, breathlessness, nausea & vomiting, anxiety, delirium & agitation and noisy respiratory secretions. 
Updated guidelines on safely converting between different opioid analgesics for adult use.