Motor Neuron Disease: A Case Study

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Motor neuron disease (MND) is a neurodegenerative condition. Join palliative care nurse practitioner Melinda Breen as she follows a case study from the onset of symptoms through to diagnosis, with a focus on providing excellent palliative care at end-of-life for a person with MND.


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Melinda Breen is a palliative care/chronic pain management nurse practitioner with a focus on community care. She has a strong background in oncology and chemotherapy/radiotherapy treatment planning. Melinda has a focus on symptom management and pre-emptive planning, and values supporting clients and their families through advanced disease.
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First Published30 May 2022
Updated30 May 2022
30 May 2025
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