Palliative Care

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Update and quick reference guide to improve palliative and e... Update and guidance for prescribers from Mamillan Palliative Care Service Improvement Project Download
Symptom Management for Adults in the Last Days of Life 2018 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. Download
Adult Opioid Equivalence Guide HSC 2018 Download
Guidance for the Management of symptoms in adults with Heart Failure at the end of life 

This booklet provides guidance to healthcare professionals on managing commonly experienced symptoms for heart failure patients in the last weeks to days of life.

Macmillan Palliative Care Pharmacy Resource folder  
This palliative care resource pack for pharmacists can be used as a quick reference guide, providing some general information on palliative care. It is produced in a ring binder format so you can easily add any other palliative resources you obtain. You can also easily remove any of the resources to photocopy them, if you need.
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.