Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care / Edition 2

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care / Edition 2

by Max Watson, Caroline Lucas, Andrew Hoy, Jo Wells
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0199234353

ISBN-13: 9780199234356

Pub. Date: 06/01/2009

Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care covers all aspects of palliative care in a concise and succinct format suited to busy professionals who need to access key information in their daily care of patients.

This new edition is revised throughout, with an additional emphasis on the nursing aspects of Palliative Care. The authors have included new sections on

Overview

The Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care covers all aspects of palliative care in a concise and succinct format suited to busy professionals who need to access key information in their daily care of patients.

This new edition is revised throughout, with an additional emphasis on the nursing aspects of Palliative Care. The authors have included new sections on international palliative care, self care and liaison palliative care in acute hospitals. There is also extended material on the use of antibiotics, palliative care research and quality of life issues.

The second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care continues to be an invaluable resource for all health professionals working with adults, children and families with palliative care needs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199234356
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2009
Series:
Oxford Handbooks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1088
Product dimensions:
4.10(w) x 7.20(h) x 1.60(d)

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Table of Contents

1. History of palliative medicine as a specialty

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