CPD modules

Managing fatigue in adults with multiple sclerosis

  • RCN accredited
  • Peer reviewed
  • Certificate
  • Learning time: 02 hrs
  • Last updated: 2019
  • Link to RCNi portfolio

This learning module explores the assessment and measurement of fatigue in adults with multiple sclerosis (MS), as well as evidence-based pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options for its management. The role of MS specialist nurses and therapists, and how MS affects all aspects of daily living and on quality of life, are discussed.

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Susan Jane Hourihan, Clinical specialist occupational therapist, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, England.


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