Clinical Guidelines

The Isle of Wight's palliative care symptom control guidelines are available as

  • PDF Version, hyperlinked for ease of navigation. Download the PDF 

  • Paper booklet, available to all Isle of Wight healthcare professionals. These will be distributed via the hospital and community palliative care teams
These guidelines include guidance on all aspects of palliative prescribing including opioid dose conversion and syringe driver compatability.

"They look after you and they're so caring. I'm not frightened of dying."


Chrissie Fenton, patient