Fast Facts and Concepts

Welcome to the home of Palliative Care Fast Facts and Concepts—originally published by EPERC since 2000. Fast Facts are edited by Sean Marks, MD; Associate Professor of Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

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  • Elliott Kozin MD
  • Jennifer Kapo MD
  • Joseph Straton MD
  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Laura McLafferty MD
  • Julie Wilson Childers MD
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  • Margaret L Campbell PhD, RN
  • David E Weissman MD
  • Judy E Nelson MD, JD
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  • Hunter Groninger MD
  • Randall E Schisler MD
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  • Mallory Strickland BS
  • Erica Stovsky MD
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  • Renato V Samala MD
  • Mellar Davis MD(2)
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  • Elizabeth Jeffreys MD
  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Jennifer Cheng MD
  • Elizabeth L Thiel MD
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Carlene Oliverio PharmD, BCPS
  • Natalie Malone PharmD
  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Carolyn Lefkowits MD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Carolyn Lefkowits MD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Carolyn Lefkowits MD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Christi Bartlett MD
  • Lindy Landzaat DO
  • COPE Collaborative*
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  • Juvianee Estrada-Veras MD
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Charles F von Gunten MD
  • David E Weissman MD
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  • Charles F von Gunten MD
  • David E Weissman MD
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  • Julie Wilson Childers MD
  • Kelvin Lou MD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Ellin F Gafford MD
  • Angela J Luckhardt RN, CNS
  • Keith M Swetz MD, MA
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  • Caterina P Minniti MD
  • Kit Lu MD
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Seth Hepner
  • René Claxton MD
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  • Shannon Ryan-Cebula MD
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Kaarin Michaelsen PhD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Christina Puchalski MD
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  • Helen Gharwan MD, Dr Sci
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Helen Gharwan MD, Dr Sci
  • Minhee Kang Pharm D
  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Charles F von Gunten MD
  • David E Weissman MD
  • Janet Abrahm MD
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  • Sunil K Aggarwal MD, PhD
  • Craig D Blinderman MD, MA
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  • Kasey Malotte PharmD
  • Kathryn Walker PharmD
  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Shweta Garg PA-C
  • Elliott Kozin MD
  • Daniel Deschler MD
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  • Elizabeth Durkin MD
  • J Andrew Probolus MD
  • Coleen Kayden R Ph
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  • Mallory Strickland Ciuksza MD
  • Randy Hebert MD
  • George Sokos DO
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  • Sara Healy MD
  • Amber Hartman PharmD
  • Jillian Gustin MD
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  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Catherine D Deamant MD
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  • Jennifer Pruskowski PharmD
  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Robert Arnold MD
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  • Ramesh Roshan
  • Richard S. Levene DO
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  • Jay Riseman MD, FACS
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  • Hunter Groninger MD
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  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Drew A Rosielle MD
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  • Sara E. Wordingham MD
  • Rachel M. Kasten MSN, APRN, CNP
  • Keith M Swetz MD, MA
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  • Olayinka Akinola MD, MPH
  • Joshua Baru MD
  • Sean Marks MD
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  • Sangeeta Lamba MD
  • Tammie E Quest MD
  • David E Weissman MD
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  • Kristin Scott MD
  • Robert Shannon MD, FAAHPM
  • Alva Roche-Green MD
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  • Kristin Scott MD
  • Ugur Sener MD
  • Robert Shannon MD, FAAHPM
  • Alva Roche-Green MD
  • Kevin Boylan MD
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  • Kristin Scott MD
  • Robert Shannon MD, FAAHPM
  • Alva Roche-Green MD
  • Randi Searcy BS
  • Gerard Woolyhand AA
  • Gavin Meeks AA
  • Michael Schuh Pharm D3

The Fifty Essential Fast Facts

The Essentials is a pdf containing all 50 Fast Facts organized by key domain e.g pain, non-pain symptoms, communication, prognosis, hospice, Palliative Care consultation, etc.

Core Curriculum

The most important Fast Facts grouped into palliative care domains (e.g. pain) or specialty domains (e.g. oncology).

CME Courses

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Eight CME courses available in conjunction with the Medical College of Wisconsin

Geriatric Fast Facts open_in_new

The Geriatrics division, Medical College of Wisconsin created a series of Geriatric-related Fast Facts which are separate from the Palliative Care Fast Fact series.

HPM EPA Curriculum save_alt

Fast Facts organized into a curriculum for Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellows and program directors by the 17 Entrustable Professional Activities.