Symptom Management in Advanced Illness

We are working to improve the care of people who experience severe problems with their breathing.

Assisted ventilation and the end of life

  • Dr David Wenzel is exploring how to improve the care of people with COVID and advanced chronic respiratory diseases who use support with their breathing in the last part of their life.

You can read more about our previous research in ventilation and MND here including national Guidance on withdrawal of ventilation.

Anxiety management in breathlessness of advanced illness

We have begun work on using a novel non-invasive treatment to see if it reduces the anxiety that many people with breathless experience and to see if it improves the quality of life.

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