Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care: Expert Consult Premium Edition: Enhanced Online Features and Print

Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care: Expert Consult Premium Edition: Enhanced Online Features and Print

by Joanne Wolfe, Pamela Hinds, Barbara Sourkes
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1437702627

ISBN-13: 9781437702620

Pub. Date: 02/09/2011

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

The Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care, by Drs. Joanne Wolfe, Pamela Hinds, and Barbara Sourkes, aims to inform interdisciplinary teams about palliative care of children with life-threatening illness. It addresses critical domains such as language and communication, symptoms and quality of life, and the spectrum of life-threatening illnesses in

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The Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care, by Drs. Joanne Wolfe, Pamela Hinds, and Barbara Sourkes, aims to inform interdisciplinary teams about palliative care of children with life-threatening illness. It addresses critical domains such as language and communication, symptoms and quality of life, and the spectrum of life-threatening illnesses in great depth. This comprehensive product takes a first-of-its-kind team approach to the unique needs of critically ill children. It shows how a collaborative, interdisciplinary care strategy benefits patients and their families. If you deal with the complex care of critically ill children, this reference provides a uniquely integrated perspective on complete and effective care.

• Respect interdisciplinary perspectives, and provide the most comprehensive care.
• Use an integrated approach to address the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of children and their families.
• Understand and heed your strengths and vulnerabilities in order to provide the best care for your patients.
• Recognize the necessity of linking hospital-based palliative care with community resources.
• Implement consistent terminology for use by the entire palliative care team.
• Access the full text online with regular updates and supplemental text and image resources.

Reflects the collaborative approach necessary to provide optimal care for children and their families

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781437702620
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/09/2011
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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