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Table 2 Reported symptoms and symptom relieving medication during the last 7 days of life

From: End-of-life care of patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis

Symptoms Number (%)
Breathlessness 39 (66 %)
Pain 18 (31 %)
Delirium 11 (19 %)
Anxiety/depression 10 (17 %)
Cough 9 (15 %)
Nausea 4 (7 %)
Constipation 1 (2 %)
Medication
Opioids 42 (71 %)
Anxiolytics 26 (44 %)