By Betty R. Ferrell,Nessa Coyle,Judith Paice

ISBN-10: 0199332347

ISBN-13: 9780199332342

This landmark textual content is the most important source for nurses operating within the box of palliative care. Edited by way of well known nursing specialists, and written through a dynamic crew of across the world identified specialists in nursing and palliative drugs, the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing covers the gamut of rules of care from the time of preliminary prognosis of a terminal disorder to the tip of a patient's lifestyles and past. The textual content is distinctively built to focus on the nurse's important function as a part of an built-in palliative care crew. numerous care settings are mentioned together with the medical institution, ICU, domestic care, and hospice. Chapters specialise in the sensible elements of nursing care, together with symptom evaluation, sufferer instructing, relations aid, psychosocial elements of palliation, and non secular care. New to the fourth version are chapters at the nationwide Consensus venture for caliber Palliative Care guidance, palliative care of veterans, palliative care in rural settings, catastrophe occasions, palliative care in jap Europe, and palliative care within the Philippines.

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