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The Resource Palliative care for non-cancer patients, edited by Julia M. Addington-Hall and Irene J. Higginson

Palliative care for non-cancer patients, edited by Julia M. Addington-Hall and Irene J. Higginson

Label
Palliative care for non-cancer patients
Title
Palliative care for non-cancer patients
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julia M. Addington-Hall and Irene J. Higginson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The specialty of palliative care has traditionally grown out of oncology. This study considers the needs and experiences of patients dying from, for instance, stroke, heart disease or dementia by drawing on a range of specialties in medicine
Action
digitized
Dewey number
616/.029
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Addington-Hall, Julia M
  • Higginson, Irene
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Palliative treatment
Label
Palliative care for non-cancer patients, edited by Julia M. Addington-Hall and Irene J. Higginson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
black and white
Contents
Stroke / Angie Rogers -- Respiratory disease / Charles Shee -- Heart disease / J. Simon R. Gibbs -- Neurodegenerative disease / Tony O'Brien -- Children and young adults / Ann Goldman and Ildiko Schuller -- The management of chronic pain in palliative non-cancer patients / Eduardo Bruera and Catherine M. Neumann -- Palliative care in liver disease / M.A. Heneghan and J.G. O'Grady -- Renal palliative care / Lewis M. Cohen, Gary S. Reiter, David M. Poppel, and Michael J. Germain -- Palliative care for patients with dementia / Patricia Hanrahan, Daniel J. Luchins, and Kathleen Murphy -- Sickle cell disease / Polly Edmonds -- HIV/AIDS / Gabi Brogan and Rob George -- Palliative care in nursing homes / Ian Maddocks and Deborah Parker -- Palliative care in the hospital setting for patients with non-malignant disease / Peter Pitcher and Carol Davis -- Palliative care for non-cancer patients: A UK perspective from primary care / Stephen Barclay -- Specialist palliative care and non-malignant diseases / Robert Dunlop -- Patients' perspective / Cynthia Benz -- Reforming care through continuous quality improvement / Joanne Lynne -- Palliative care for non-cancer patients: a purchaser perspective / John H. James -- Informal carers of dependants with advanced disease / Jonathan Koffman and Penny Shaw -- Specialist palliative care for non-cancer patients: the ethical arguments / Katherine Wasson and Rob George -- Cultural issues in palliative care for non-cancer patients / Peter W. Speck -- Clinical implication / Irene J. Higginson -- Discussion / Julia Addington-Hall and Irene Higginson
Control code
ocn603722137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 292 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191730054
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)603722137
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Palliative care for non-cancer patients, edited by Julia M. Addington-Hall and Irene J. Higginson
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
black and white
Contents
Stroke / Angie Rogers -- Respiratory disease / Charles Shee -- Heart disease / J. Simon R. Gibbs -- Neurodegenerative disease / Tony O'Brien -- Children and young adults / Ann Goldman and Ildiko Schuller -- The management of chronic pain in palliative non-cancer patients / Eduardo Bruera and Catherine M. Neumann -- Palliative care in liver disease / M.A. Heneghan and J.G. O'Grady -- Renal palliative care / Lewis M. Cohen, Gary S. Reiter, David M. Poppel, and Michael J. Germain -- Palliative care for patients with dementia / Patricia Hanrahan, Daniel J. Luchins, and Kathleen Murphy -- Sickle cell disease / Polly Edmonds -- HIV/AIDS / Gabi Brogan and Rob George -- Palliative care in nursing homes / Ian Maddocks and Deborah Parker -- Palliative care in the hospital setting for patients with non-malignant disease / Peter Pitcher and Carol Davis -- Palliative care for non-cancer patients: A UK perspective from primary care / Stephen Barclay -- Specialist palliative care and non-malignant diseases / Robert Dunlop -- Patients' perspective / Cynthia Benz -- Reforming care through continuous quality improvement / Joanne Lynne -- Palliative care for non-cancer patients: a purchaser perspective / John H. James -- Informal carers of dependants with advanced disease / Jonathan Koffman and Penny Shaw -- Specialist palliative care for non-cancer patients: the ethical arguments / Katherine Wasson and Rob George -- Cultural issues in palliative care for non-cancer patients / Peter W. Speck -- Clinical implication / Irene J. Higginson -- Discussion / Julia Addington-Hall and Irene Higginson
Control code
ocn603722137
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 292 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191730054
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)603722137
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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