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Cervical Cancer Control in India: Palliative Care

'Cervical Cancer Control in India' is an e-learning course developed in collaboration with Indian experts specialising in gynaecological cancers and supported by the National Cancer Grid, India.

This module is for healthcare professionals working in the Indian setting. It explores the team approach to palliative care and when and why it is necessary for patients with advanced cervical cancer.

Published February 2019.

Cervical Cancer Control in India: Palliative Care
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Target audience

This module is for health teams in India providing cervical cancer screening and treatment facilities.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module you will be able to:

  • Define the essential components of palliative care.
  • Describe the role of health workers in a palliative care setting.
  • Describe the roles and responsibilities of the family and how they differ from health workers.
  • Define the principles of a good death.
  • Implement the WHO analgesic ladder to promote effective pain management.

IT Requirements

This module requires the learner to have a good, stable internet connection and can run on Internet Explorer 7 and above, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera on either Windows or MacOS. Flash Add-on is also required to run this module.

If you are viewing this module on an iPad (through a browser), please download the free Articulate Mobile Player beforehand. Other tablet devices may not be compatible - please check for Flash compatibility.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact education@ecancer.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Disclosure policy

ecancer and everyone involved in the development of this module has no actual or potential conflict of interest whatsoever which impinges on the making, peer reviewing and dissemination of this e-learning module.