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  • Writer's pictureThe Communiqués

Residential Aged Care Communiqué Volume 19 Issue 2 May 2024

In this edition

  • Editorial

  • Case #1: Live and let die

  • Case #2: An inconsequential error

  • Commentary: Frontotemporal dementia and terminal sedation

  • Comments from senior nurses

  • List of Resources

  • 2024 National Mental Health Webinar Series

  • Driving in older age March 2024 Clinical Communiqué edition

  • Save the day: Geriatric Forensic Medicine Workshop

Welcome to our second RAC Communiqué issue for 2024.

In this edition we examine two cases involving palliative care. One examines the use of terminal sedation and the other involves an opioid medication error.

Our expert commentary is written by Dr Kylie Staggard and Dr Aaron Bak Ong Wong drawing on their combined extensive experiences in geriatric medicine and palliative care medicine.


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