Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)

16: End of life care


On completion of this module you should have a critical understanding of end of life care and the particular challenges that stroke presents in providing this care.

The answers to all the test questions are contained within the module. This information may be provided in the ‘Additional Information’ boxes on some of the pages.

NB: Information within this module is currently being reviewed and updated: November 2020.


Module authors Module lead Dr Christine McAlpine, Consultant Stroke Physician, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Group members...


Esther was a widow who lived alone and required very little help or assistance from her two sons who lived...


                      George is a 76- year old gentleman who has...


Having completed this module, you will now: Have a knowledge of ethical and legal aspects of care at end-of-life following...

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