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The Resource Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn ... [et al.] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick

Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn ... [et al.] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick

Label
Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians
Title
Improving care for the end of life
Title remainder
a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Lynn ... [et al.] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lynn, Joanne
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Palliative treatment
  • Death
  • Terminal Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Patient-Centered Care
Label
Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn ... [et al.] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The Institute for Healthcare Improvement."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-435) and index
Contents
Introduction: continuous quality improvement for better end-of-life care -- How to make improvement happen -- Preventing, assessing and treating pain -- Managing dyspnea and ventilator withdrawal -- Beyond the living will: advance care planning for all stages of health and disease -- Supporting people in difficult times: relationships, spirituality, and bereavement -- Continuity of care: improving transitions, continuity, and coordination of care in the health care system -- Caring for caregivers: helping staff to provide good care -- Hospital-based palliative care consults and units -- Law , policy, and finance -- Alzheimer's and other dementias: opportunities to honor life -- Opportunites to improve care for cancer patients -- Offering end-of-life services to patients with advanced heart or lung failure -- Depression and delirium -- Conclusion: getting started
Control code
ocm76074076
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xvi, 447 p.
Isbn
9780195310429
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036855
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)76074076
Label
Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn ... [et al.] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick
Publication
Note
"The Institute for Healthcare Improvement."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-435) and index
Contents
Introduction: continuous quality improvement for better end-of-life care -- How to make improvement happen -- Preventing, assessing and treating pain -- Managing dyspnea and ventilator withdrawal -- Beyond the living will: advance care planning for all stages of health and disease -- Supporting people in difficult times: relationships, spirituality, and bereavement -- Continuity of care: improving transitions, continuity, and coordination of care in the health care system -- Caring for caregivers: helping staff to provide good care -- Hospital-based palliative care consults and units -- Law , policy, and finance -- Alzheimer's and other dementias: opportunities to honor life -- Opportunites to improve care for cancer patients -- Offering end-of-life services to patients with advanced heart or lung failure -- Depression and delirium -- Conclusion: getting started
Control code
ocm76074076
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xvi, 447 p.
Isbn
9780195310429
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006036855
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)76074076

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