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

Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn [and others] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick, (electronic resource)

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 [and others] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
362.1/75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • 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
Label
Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn [and others] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The Institute for Healthcare Improvement."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-435) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocn607552630
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 447 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199748341
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)607552630
Label
Improving care for the end of life : a sourcebook for health care managers and clinicians, Joanne Lynn [and others] ; foreword by Donald M. Berwick, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"The Institute for Healthcare Improvement."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 425-435) and index
Color
multicolored
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
ocn607552630
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 447 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199748341
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)607552630

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