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Author Hain, Richard, author.

Title Oxford specialist handbook of paediatric palliative medicine / Richard D.W. Hain, Consultant and Clinical Lead, Paediatric Palliative Care, Noah's Ark children's Hospital, Cardiff, Visiting Professor, University of south Wales and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Bangor University, UK, Satbir Singh Jassal MBE, Medical Director, Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young Adults, Loughborough, UK.

Publication Info. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics
Oxford specialist handbooks in paediatrics.
Note Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Series page; Oxford Specialist Handbook of Paediatric Palliative Medicine; Copyright; Preface to the Second Edition; Contents; Symbols and abbreviations; 1 Paediatric palliative medicine: philosophy and practice; 2 Models of paediatric palliative care; 3 Ethics in palliative care; 4 Pain: introduction; 5 Pain evaluation; 6 Pain: step 3, major opioids; 7 Adjuvants; 8 Nausea and vomiting; 9 Gastrointestinal symptoms; 10 Mouth care, feeding, and hydration; 11 Dyspnoea; 12 Neurological symptoms; 13 Psychological symptoms; 14 Skin symptoms; 15 Palliative care emergencies.
16 Malignant diseases17 Specific non-malignant diseases; 18 Palliative care in intensive care environments; 19 Practicalities around time of death; 20 Religion and ritual; 21 Bereavement; 22 Communication skills; 23 Communication amongst professionals; 24 Coping skills; 25 Education and training; 26 Formulary; Index.
Summary Now in its second edition Paediatric Palliative Medicine covers all aspects of the care of children with life limiting illnesses, including symptom control, the philosophy and models that support delivery of palliative medicine to children, and the practical delivery of palliative medicine to other professionals and to families.
Subject Terminally ill children -- Care -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Palliative treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Palliative Care -- methods
Terminal Care -- methods
Pain -- drug therapy
Enfants malades en phase terminale -- Soins -- Guides, manuels, etc.
Soins palliatifs -- Guides, manuels, etc.
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics.
Palliative treatment. (OCoLC)fst01051719
Terminally ill children -- Care. (OCoLC)fst01147897
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author Jassal, Satbir Singh, author.
Added Title Oxford specialist handbook of pediatric palliative medicine
Paediatric palliative medicine
Handbook of paediatric palliative medicine
Other Form: Print version: Hain, Richard. Oxford specialist handbook of paediatric palliative medicine. Second edition. Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2016 9780198745457 (DLC) 2016934362 (OCoLC)960039796
ISBN 9780191062636
9780191807213 (electronic bk.)
0191807214 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. 10.1093/med/9780198745457.001.0001. doi
AU@ 000062595801

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