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Title Developing holistic care for long-term conditions / edited by Carl Margereson and Steven Trenoweth
Published London : Routledge, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 370 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations; Contributors; Introduction; Part I Overview of holistic care; 1 Epidemiology and aetiology of long-term conditions; 2 Trajectory and impact of long-term conditions; 3 Going forward with long-term conditions: Towards a true health system; 4 Legal and ethical issues; Part II Developing holistic care; 5 Frameworks for comprehensive and holistic assessment; 6 Maximising symptom control; 7 Facilitating, supporting and maintaining recovery; Part III Caring for the mind, body and spirit; 8 Caring for the mind; 9 Exercise; 10 Nutrition
Summary Developing Holistic Care for Long-term Conditions focuses on how to help people with long-term health conditions cope more effectively. It brings together physical and mental health, offering a holistic approach for students and practitioners in a variety of care settings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chronic diseases -- Alternative treatment.
Chronic diseases -- Great Britain.
Holistic medicine -- Great Britain.
Holistic medicine.
Holistic nursing.
Form Electronic book
Author Margereson, Carl.
Trenoweth, Steve.
ISBN 020386736X (electronic bk.)
9780203867365 (electronic bk.)