Using CareSearch resources to improve palliative care

The My Learning modules aim to show you how to find relevant evidence and how to use the evidence resources in CareSearch to make a difference in your clinical care. These modules are free to use. After completing the learning packages and answering the review quiz, you will be able to print a certificate for your professional records. 

Please note, the following My Learning modules are currently being reviewed. They will be available again in mid-November.

  • Carers
  • Dementia
  • Residential Aged Care
  • Searching the web
  • Finding Evidence (searching for evidence)
  • Finding Evidence (published literature)

You can get started by selecting one of the available modules below.

Allied health

Allied Health Carly has been admitted to Dove House Hospice for symptom control. She and her family would benefit from multi-disciplinary care. This module demonstrates some of the work that Allied Health Professionals do in supporting patients and families at the end of life.

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Disseminating research findings

This module is about communicating research findings in a thoughtful, planned way. It offers ideas to researchers and higher degree students that go beyond traditional conference presentation and journal publication. It was developed for the Centre for Research Excellence in End of Life Care.

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New to palliative care

This module is an introduction to palliative care for those who are new to the specialty.

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Knowledge translation

This module looks at how a clinical team uses the Knowledge to Action cycle to improve outcomes for their patients. This module was developed for the Centre for Research Excellence in End of Life Care.

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Last updated 13 September 2021