4C: Three cases evaluating both difficult symptom management in complex patients and the importance of the interdisciplinary team in providing culturally appropriate care.

Allyson Stevenson-King, DO; David Fosselman, MD; Matthew Eggebrecht, MD

Two cases on complex symptom management and one case on providing unique, culturally appropriate care.


1.Identify the importance of using the interdisciplinary team and the different roles each member is able to play in providing culturally appropriate care

2. Evaluate the role and limitations of palliative involvement in non terminal sedation for medical management of a patient with difficult to control symptoms.

3. Understand the role of phenobarbital for terminal delirium