Training Course in Non-Oncologic Palliative Care
General Objectives of the CourseTo acquire relevant and up-to-date scientific and technical knowledge to tailor practices to chronic non-cancer patient care, in harmony with the philosophy and principles of Palliative Care.
Applicants must have Bachelor's degree, Master, or legally equivalent qualification in Medicine or Nursing.
Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.
Mode of StudyFace-to-face
Teaching / Evaluation language(s)Portuguese language
Examination Regulations, Assessment and GradingThe classification will be continuous, including the participation of the trainee in all the activities developed during the course. The classification binary (approved / not approved.
Learning Objectives and Intended SkillsTo recognize the symptomatic complexity and the difficulties of establishing prognostics in non-cancerous disease;
To recognize the applicability of the methodology used in palliative care practice in chronic non-oncological disease;
Be able to recognize a patient in agony and know how to redefine therapeutic goals.
Marilia Assunção Rodrigues Ferreira Dourado
Qualification Requirements and RegulationsNon-degree course
Non Degree Course
Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate
Duration: 108 HORAS
ECTS Credits: 4.0