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Author Hallenbeck, James.

Title Palliative care perspectives / James L. Hallenbeck
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003

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Description 232 pages
Contents 1. Death and Dying in Modern Times -- 2. Dying Trajectories and Prognostication -- 3. Symptom Management - Overview -- 4. Pain Management -- 5. Non-Pain Symptom Management -- 6. Special Therapeutic Issues: Hydration, Nutrition, and Antibiotics in End-of-Life Care -- 7. Psychosocial and Spiritual Aspects of Care -- 8. Communication -- 9. Working the System and Making a Difference -- 10. Palliative Care Consults -- 11. The Final 48 Hours
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Palliative treatment.
Terminal care.
Physician and patient.
Pain Management.
Palliative Care -- methods.
Physician-Patient Relations.
Attitude to Death.
LC no. 2002042542
ISBN 0195165780 paper alkaline paper
0195165772 cased