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Palliative and terminal care

Palliative and terminal care

health care needs assessment : the epidemiologically based needs assessment reviews, second series

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Published by Radcliffe Medical Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Terminal care -- Great Britain,
    • Medical care -- Needs assessment -- Great Britain,
    • Catastrophic illness -- Great Britain -- Epidemiology,
    • Palliative treatment -- Great Britain,
    • Palliative Care,
    • Terminal Care,
    • Health Services Needs and Demand -- Great Britain,
    • Epidemiologic Factors,
    • Process Assessment (Health Care)

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHealth care needs assessment. Second series.
      Statementedited by Andrew Stevens and James Raftery.
      ContributionsStevens, Andrew, Dr., Raftery, James, Professor., Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR726.8 .P3426 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL667614M
      ISBN 101857752066
      LC Control Number97013354

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      Dec 06,  · Palliative care and hospice care are similar in that they both offer medical support for people with serious, sometimes terminal illnesses. But the two have very different objectives. "Patients. Palliative care affirms the value of holistic support for persons facing death from advanced disease. This handbook aims to provide succinct and practical advice on the management of major neurological disorders in both their supportive and terminal phases, recognizing that these conditions are increasing in prevalence in virtually every society as the proportion of elderly persons grows.

      Apr 25,  · In her new book, That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour, Puri writes about how palliative care specialists are working to change medicine from within — . Palliative care is a growing specialty that provides comfort care and that teaches patients and doctors how to talk about patients' goals for life with serious disease â and how to prepare for a.


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