Nausea and Vomiting in End-of-life Care

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Lecture Overview

Nausea and vomiting are commonly experienced symptoms in palliative care that can have a significant impact on quality of life. In this lecture, specialist clinical pharmacist Gauri Godbole discusses the pathophysiology and aetiology of nausea and vomiting and examines various pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches to managing nausea and vomiting in palliative care settings.


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Gauri Godbole View profile
Gauri Godbole is a specialist clinical pharmacist in aged and palliative care at Gosford Hospital, NSW, leveraging her extensive experience in community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, and academia to provide comprehensive care in her current role. She has achieved notable milestones, such as being a qualified dementia practitioner, conducting impactful research, publishing extensively, and presenting regularly at national and international forums. Gauri's remarkable contributions to pharmacy practice were acknowledged through her receipt of the prestigious Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA), NSW State Achievement Award in 2022.
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First Published26 February 2024
Updated26 February 2024
26 February 2026
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