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Frequently encountered symptoms 

Frequently encountered symptoms
Frequently encountered symptoms

David Currow

and Katherine Clark

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date: 22 February 2020

The ‘WHY’ framework 4

Global assessment of the person with palliative or supportive care needs 6

Chest pain 8

Abdominal pain 12

Pelvic pain 16

Low back pain 20

Pain in the setting of previous substance misuse 22

Breathlessness 24

Acute confusional state (delirium) 28...

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