Primary Care - Procedures and Investigations

Procedures and Investigations

It is important to consider the potential costs, benefits and burden of all proposed procedures and investigations. It is important to discuss these with the patient, their family and carer/s, and their care team including specialists and the specialist palliative care team, where appropriate/applicable to ensure informed decision making and align care with the patient’s goals of care.

Procedures and interventions
This website provides clinical support for clinicians when considering the appropriateness of procedures and investigations for patients receiving palliative care.

Page updated 29 March 2018