In this section you will find useful and up-to-date resources relating to palliative care. If you would like a resource added to this section or find that a resource is inaccurate or out of date, please email 
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Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS)

tool to assist in the assessment of nine common symptoms experienced by cancer patients

May 25, 2017
Edmonton Symptom Assessment System Tool Description

A link to a description of the tool and how to use it

May 25, 2017
Palliative Performance Scale (PPS) Description

A pdf describing how to use the Palliative Performance Scale

May 25, 2017
Palliative Performance Scale Tool (PPS)

The Palliative Performance Scale is a reliable and valid tool used for assessing a patient’s functional status. PPS was developed by Victoria Hospice Society, British Columbia

May 25, 2017
College of Nurses of Ontario Practice Guideline - Consent

May 25, 2017
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario ICPSO) Consent to Medical Treatment

Policy on Consent to Medical Treatment

May 25, 2017
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