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Title Palliative care nursing : quality care to the end of life / Marianne LaPorte Matzo, Deborah Witt Sherman, editors.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.029 P179 2006    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xx, 476 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Spirituality and culture as domains of quality palliative care / Deborah Witt Sherman -- Holistic integrative therpies in palliative care / Carla Mariano -- Death and society / Marilyn Bookbinder, Margaret Kiss, and Marianne LaPorte Matzo -- Professional organizations and certifications in hospice and palliative care / Judy Lentz and Deborah Witt Sherman -- Nurse's role as a member of the interdisciplinary palliative care team / Lisa M. Krammer ... [et al.] -- Ethical aspects of palliative care / Judith Kennedy Schwarz -- Legal aspects of end-of-life care / Marianne LaPorte Matzo and Gloria C. Ramsey -- Communicating with seriously ill and dying patients, their families, and their health care providers / Kathleen O. Perrin -- Caring for families: the other patient in palliative care / Suzanne K. Goetschius and Marianne LaPorte Matzo -- Loss, suffering, bereavement, and grief / Mertie L. Potter -- Symptom management in palliative care / Mary K. Kazanowski -- Pain assessment and pharmacological interventions / Nessa Coyle and Mary Layman-Goldstein -- Nondrug pain interventions / Mary Layman-Goldstein and Nessa Coyle -- Peri-death nursing care / Marianne LaPorte Matzo.
Subject Terminal care.
Palliative treatment.
Terminal Care.
Hospice Care -- psychology.
Palliative Care.
Added Author Matzo, Marianne.
Sherman, Deborah Witt.
ISBN 0826157947 (hc)
9780826157942 (hc)
Standard No. NLM 101255349
IG# 0826157947
YDXCP 2201793
NZ1 10492567

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