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4413 Themed Parallel Session

Palliative Care in Movement Disorders

Wednesday, August 30, 2023
15:00 - 17:00

In this session the faculty will discuss how to identify and manage palliative care needs of patients with Parkinson’s disease and atypical parkinsonism, how to collaborate with other allied healthcare team members, and how to develop advance care planning with patients, families and their caregivers.

Pietro Cortelli, Italy
Victor McConvey, Australia

A Multidisciplinary Approach for Palliative Care and its Application to Movement Disorders
Daniela Alburquerque, Chile

Managing Palliative Needs of Patients and End-of-Life Care
Jori Fleisher, USA

How Does Palliative Care Differ Around the World
Victor McConvey, Australia

CSPC Liaison:
Pietro Cortelli, Italy

At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Recognize the relevance of palliative care in movement disorders
  2. Develop a multidisciplinary approach to the management of patient in advanced care
  3. Manage end-of-life for Parkinson’s disease and atypical Parkinsonism

Recommended Audience: Clinician, Researcher / Basic Scientist, Health Professional (non-physician), Fellow / Resident / Student

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