Oxygen Therapy

Clinical skills
Published: 
2007
Vol: 
1
No: 
1
First published in print journal End of Life Care by HealthComm UK
Declaration of interests: 
none
Author(s): 
St Christopher's Hospice Clinical Guidelines

Aim of guidance

To ensure that patients in need of oxygen therapy are provided with the correct measures for treatment and comfort.

Objectives

  • To give clear guidance on the clinical indications for the use of oxygen therapy in a palliative care setting.
  • To list the equipment needed for each situation.

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