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Stock #8849
(ISBN 0-9577988-4-9)
400 pages
6 3/4” x 9 1/4” papercover
© 2003


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Palliative Care Nursing
A Guide to Practice, Second Edition

Edited by Margaret O'Connor, D.N., M.N., R.N., and Sanchia Aranda, M.N., Ph.D.
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Dedication
Foreword
Dr. Susie Wilkinson, Head, Palliative Care Research, Senior Lecturer in Palliative Care, Marie Curie Palliative Care Research & Development Unit, London, UK
Preface

  1. Framing Palliative Care
    Sanchia Aranda
     

  2. Evidence-Based Practice in Palliative Care
    Alan Pearson

  3. Communication Skills in Palliative Care
    Annabel Pollard and Kathleen Swift

  4. Occupational Stress in Palliative Care
    Mary Vachon

  5. Ethical Decision-making
    Margaret O'Connor and Sanchia Aranda

  6. Spiritual Care
    Rosalie Hudson and Bruce Rumbold

  7. A Framework for Symptom Assessment
    Sanchia Aranda

  8. Pain Management
    Jeannine Brant

  9. Breathlessness
    Mary Bredin

  10. Fatigue
    Davina Porock

  11. Constipation
    Beth Bailey

  12. Nausea and Vomiting
    Robyn Millership

  13. Nutrition and Hydration
    Margaret O'Connor

  14. Malignant Wounds
    Wayne Naylor

  15. Confusion and Terminal Restlessness
    Eleanor Flynn and Karen Quinn

  16. Psychological and Existential Distress
    David Kissane and Patsy Yates

  17. Sexuality and Body Image
    Kate White

  18. Complementary Therapies
    Pauline McCabe and Amanda Kenny

  19. Working with Families
    Linda Kristjanson, Peter Hudson, and Lynn Oldham

  20. Bereavement
    Donna Milne and Regina Millard

  21. Palliative Care in Chronic Illness
    Julie Skilbeck and Sheila Payne

  22. Ageing, Dementia, and Palliative Care
    Jenny Abbey

  23. Caring for Dying People in Critical Care
    Jane Seymour

  24. Paediatric Palliative Care
    Leanne Monterosso and Sharon De Graves

References
Index

 

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