Palliative and End-of-Life Pearls

Palliative and End-of-Life Pearls

by John E. Heffner, Ira Byock
     
 

ISBN-10: 1560535008

ISBN-13: 9781560535003

Pub. Date: 04/15/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This addition to the popular Pearls Series® presents 71 case presentations of clinical interest related to end-of-life and palliative care for both hospitalized patients and patients receiving home care. The patient vignettes highlight considerations of pain and symptom management at the end of life, ethical issues related to life-supportive care, and

Overview

This addition to the popular Pearls Series® presents 71 case presentations of clinical interest related to end-of-life and palliative care for both hospitalized patients and patients receiving home care. The patient vignettes highlight considerations of pain and symptom management at the end of life, ethical issues related to life-supportive care, and approaches to assisting patients and families with the difficulties that surround death and dying.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560535003
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
04/15/2002
Series:
Pearls Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.47(d)

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