Red Stage

The red stage signifies that the patient is now in their final days of life. The prognosis is thought to be days. Daily reviews should occur.

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 Priorites of Care for the Dying Person
 Symptom Control Guidelines
  Guidance for Death in the Community

Things to consider at this stage…
Recognising the patient is dying  
Sensitive Communication  
Hydration and Nutrition  
Anticipatory Prescribing  
Carer Support