Positive Approaches to Living with End Stage Renal Disease: Psychosocial and Thanatalogic Aspects

Positive Approaches to Living with End Stage Renal Disease: Psychosocial and Thanatalogic Aspects

by Mark A. Hardy, Gerald B. Appel, John M. Kiernan, Austin H. Kutscher, Martha L. Orr
     
 

Aspects of cancer and cancer therapies; long-term adjustments of renal donors and recipients; community life (including support facilities and home dialysis); medical aspects of End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD); psychiatric disturbances; public policy issues; the role of the doctor, staff, and society, sexuality and loss of sexual function, surgical aspects; and

Overview

Aspects of cancer and cancer therapies; long-term adjustments of renal donors and recipients; community life (including support facilities and home dialysis); medical aspects of End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD); psychiatric disturbances; public policy issues; the role of the doctor, staff, and society, sexuality and loss of sexual function, surgical aspects; and anticipatory grief, acute grief, and bereavement are all discussed in this book for caregivers working with ESRD patients.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780275920197
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1986
Series:
The Foundation of Thanatology Series , #6
Pages:
242
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)
Lexile:
1270L (what's this?)

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