How GPs can provide good end-of-life care

Providing end-of-life care is one of the hardest aspects of being a GP, especially when you have known the patient for many years. Kathryn Leask, medico-legal adviser at the Medical Defence Union (MDU) looks at the importance of good communication when supporting patients reaching the end of life.

by Kathryn Leask
(Photo: iStock.com/LPETTET)
(Photo: iStock.com/LPETTET)

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