Oncology patients in ICU


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While it remains an uncommon event, some patients with cancer require ICU level care.

Dr Tamishta Hensman is a senior ICU fellow at the Royal Darwin Hospital, and holds a Diploma of Palliative Care Medicine. Following her presentation at the recent CICM Annual Scientific Meeting, she joins Todd to discuss the latest data on survival, some common presentations, and some tips for talking to families.

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