HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May

Newsletter of Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine
May 2022 Issue
1
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Message from New Chairperson P. 2 – 3
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In Remembrance of Dr Derek Doyle, OBE
Dr. KS Chan
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 4 – 7
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17th Hong Kong Palliative Care symposium, 2021
– The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Palliative Care Workers P. 8 – 13
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Palliative Medicine Doctors’ Meeting

Say Yes to Life in the Times of COVID
Dr. Kong Shing Yam, Dr. Lo See Kit, Raymond
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 4 -17
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A lady trapped in a Halo fixator
Dr. Cheung Yan Ki
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 18 – 22
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Hypoglycaemia in a patient with advanced cancer – her first, last and only symptom
Dr. Cheung Wai Yin
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 23 – 26
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A gentleman suffering from refractory pruritus with end-stage kidney disease
Dr. Yau Wai Shan, Cora
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 27 – 32
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Sharing on the 14th Asia Pacific Hospice and Palliative Care Conference (APHC) 2021
Dr. Chan Lut Ming
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 33 – 34
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17th Hong Kong Palliative Care Symposium, Free Paper Award

Preference of dying at home and its determinants among advanced cancer patients and their caregivers in a regional hospital in Hong Kong – abstract
Ms. Ip Hiu Tung, Joan, Dr. Chan Po Chung, Sunny, Dr. Kwok Wai Leung, Anthony, Dr.
Lee Yin Tak, Ken, Ms. Mak Man Yu, Mandy
HKSPM Newsletter 2022 Issue 1 May p. 35
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HKSPM Membership Application / Renewal Form P. 37
News from SPHC P. 38 – 39

Postponement of PMDM and MDM until further notice

In view of the current COVID-19 global pandemic, the coming Palliative Medicine Doctors Meeting (PMDM) and Multidisciplinary Meeting (MDM) would be postponed until further notice. We shall announce in one month in advance if the PMDM / MDM are to be resumed.

Thank you very much for your understanding.

Yours faithfully,

Hong Kong Society of Palliative Medicine