Western University, Canada - London Ontario

| Monday November 24, 2014
7:15 PM

Program Description

The Palliative Care Program in the Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences in divided into two areas: Disease-Specific Palliative Care and General Palliative Care.

These two areas are described below along with detailed information on their referral criteria.

Program Offering

Disease-Specific Palliative Care
Outpatient practice focusing on patients with the following chronic neurological illnesses:

  • Dementia
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Stroke
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinsonian Disorders
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Cerebral Neoplasms
  • Pediatric Neurological Disorders

General Palliative Care
Outpatient practice for patients not considered with an above chronic neurological illness.