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The Resource Oxford handbook of palliative care, Max S. Watson [and others], (electronic resource)

Oxford handbook of palliative care, Max S. Watson [and others], (electronic resource)

Label
Oxford handbook of palliative care
Title
Oxford handbook of palliative care
Statement of responsibility
Max S. Watson [and others]
Title variation
  • Handbook of palliative care
  • Palliative care
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This practical guide briefly covers the historical and epidemiological background of palliative care and the growth of palliative medicine as a specialty, before dealing with major physical, psychological, spiritual, and symptom management issues from diagnosis to bereavement care
Member of
Dewey number
616.029
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Watson, Max S
Series statement
  • Oxford handbooks
  • Oxford medical publications
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Palliative treatment
Label
Oxford handbook of palliative care, Max S. Watson [and others], (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Ethical issues -- 2. Breaking bad news -- 3. Research in palliative care -- 4. Principles of drug use in palliative care -- 5. Oncology and palliative care -- 6. Symptom management -- 7. Paediatric palliative care -- 8. End of life care in non-malignant disease -- 9. Spiritual care -- 10. Contribution to palliative care of allied health professions -- 11. Complementary therapies in palliative care -- 12. Palliative care in the home -- 13. Hospital liaison palliative care -- 14. Palliative care for people with learning difficulties -- 15. Emergencies in palliative care -- 16. The terminal phase -- 17. Bereavement -- 18. Self care -- 19. Miscellaneous
Control code
ocn801405027
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 1035 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191552908
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)801405027
Label
Oxford handbook of palliative care, Max S. Watson [and others], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2005
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Ethical issues -- 2. Breaking bad news -- 3. Research in palliative care -- 4. Principles of drug use in palliative care -- 5. Oncology and palliative care -- 6. Symptom management -- 7. Paediatric palliative care -- 8. End of life care in non-malignant disease -- 9. Spiritual care -- 10. Contribution to palliative care of allied health professions -- 11. Complementary therapies in palliative care -- 12. Palliative care in the home -- 13. Hospital liaison palliative care -- 14. Palliative care for people with learning difficulties -- 15. Emergencies in palliative care -- 16. The terminal phase -- 17. Bereavement -- 18. Self care -- 19. Miscellaneous
Control code
ocn801405027
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xli, 1035 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191552908
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)801405027

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