A Practical Guide to Palliative Care (BOK)

Jerry L. Old, Daniel L. Swagerty

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Designed for easy use at the bedside, this manual contains the practical information health care professionals need to provide optimal end-of-life care. The book presents a multidimensional, holistic approach to assessment and management of the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Topics covered include cultural diversity in end-of-life care; communicating with patients and families; predicting life expectancy; terminal care; non-pain symptom management; pain control; palliative interventions; pediatric palliative care; record keeping; and ethics. The succinct, user-friendly presentation features bullet points and numerous quick-reference tables. Each chapter includes an "In a Nutshell" summary of key points.

Produktfakta

Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2007 Forfatter Daniel L. Swagerty, Jerry L. Old
Forlag
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
ISBN 9780781763431
Antall sider 348 Dimensjoner 17,8cm x 25,4cm x 2,6cm
Vekt 817 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Health systems & services, Palliative medicine, Terminal care nursing