Title

Grief and Depression at the End of Life

Document Type

Presentation

Presentation Date

10-6-2016

Abstract

Goals for the learner:

  • To differentiate between grief and depression at the end of life
  • To appreciate the prevalence of depression at the end of life and its relevance to quality of life
  • To diagnose depression in a terminally ill patient
  • To provide resources to the dying patient to treat depression non-pharmacologically
  • To medically treat a depressed dying patient

Presentation: 48:14