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The Resource End of life care in nephrology : from advanced disease to bereavement, Edwina Brown, E. Joanna Chambers, Celia Eggeling, (electronic resource)

End of life care in nephrology : from advanced disease to bereavement, Edwina Brown, E. Joanna Chambers, Celia Eggeling, (electronic resource)

Label
End of life care in nephrology : from advanced disease to bereavement
Title
End of life care in nephrology
Title remainder
from advanced disease to bereavement
Statement of responsibility
Edwina Brown, E. Joanna Chambers, Celia Eggeling
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
There is an ever increasing awareness that all patients are entitled to a good quality death and that diagnosing end of life is as important as diagnosing a chest infection. This is particularly true for renal patients where dialysis can be continued and complications treated even when the patient is dying. End of Life Care in Nephrology provides practical guidance on all aspects of this difficult field; the clinical state of dying renal patients, how to control their symptoms, andhow to help patients and their medical teams discuss difficult issues such as dialysis withdrawal and death. The b
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Brown, Edwina A
Dewey number
616.6/14029
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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  • Chambers, E. Joanna
  • Eggeling, Celia
Series statement
  • Oxford medical publications
  • Oxford specialist handbooks in advancing disease
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  • Chronic renal failure
  • Chronic renal failure
  • Terminal care
Label
End of life care in nephrology : from advanced disease to bereavement, Edwina Brown, E. Joanna Chambers, Celia Eggeling, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
End-stage renal disease -- Comorbidity -- Complications of end-stage renal disease -- Causes of death in end-stage renal disease -- Health-related quality of life in end-stage renal disease -- The management of pain -- Non-pain symptoms in end-stage renal disease -- Recognizing dying -- Communicating with patients and families -- The place of supportive and palliative care in end-stage renal disease -- Ethical and legal considerations -- End of life care -- Spritual and religious care -- Caring for the carers -- Drug doses in advanced chronic renal disease / by Wendy Lawson
Control code
ocn801405648
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191575068
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801405648
Label
End of life care in nephrology : from advanced disease to bereavement, Edwina Brown, E. Joanna Chambers, Celia Eggeling, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
End-stage renal disease -- Comorbidity -- Complications of end-stage renal disease -- Causes of death in end-stage renal disease -- Health-related quality of life in end-stage renal disease -- The management of pain -- Non-pain symptoms in end-stage renal disease -- Recognizing dying -- Communicating with patients and families -- The place of supportive and palliative care in end-stage renal disease -- Ethical and legal considerations -- End of life care -- Spritual and religious care -- Caring for the carers -- Drug doses in advanced chronic renal disease / by Wendy Lawson
Control code
ocn801405648
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 305 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191575068
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801405648

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