Palliative Care Nursing

Author: Marianne LaPorte Matzo
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826157939
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Annotation Offering a blend of holistic and humanistic caring coupled with aggressive management of pain and symptoms associated with advanced disease, this resource is organized around 15 competencies in palliative care developed by the ...

Palliative Care Nursing Quality Care To The End Of Life

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1467202088
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Culture & Spirituality, Domains Quality Palliative Care Chapter 2. Holistic
Integrative Therapies in Palliative Care Chapter 3.Sexual Health and Intimacy
Chapter 4.Societal Perspectives Regarding Palliative Care Chapter 5.Nurse`s
Rolein Interdisciplinary & Palliative Care Chapter 6.Development of
SpecialtyofHospice &Palliative Care Chapter 7.Ethical Aspectsof PalliativeCare
Chapter 8.Legal Aspects of Decision Making inPalliative Care Chapter 9.
Communicating with Seriously Ill ...

Palliative And End Of Life Care In Nursing

Author: Jane Nicol
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1526415526
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This book is specifically designed to equip nursing students and non-specialists with the essential knowledge in relation to the care and management of people nearing the end of life.

Fundamental Aspects Of Palliative Care Nursing 2nd Edition

Author: Robert Becker
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1856424529
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Whilst there are many high quality books available for academic study in palliative care this is currently the only one that balances a strong educational focus for developing nursing practice with an understanding of the particular needs ...

Advance Care Planning In End Of Life Care

Author: Keri Thomas
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0192542362
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Chapters also discuss values, goals and priorities, and include detailed case examples to aid best practice. This book is an invaluable resource for all clinicians involved in the caring for people in their final stages of life.

Nursing Interventions Clinical Skills

Author: Anne Griffin Perry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323241158
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Which of the following activities would be most consistent with what family
caregivers of patients at the end of life report as a helpful nursing behavior? 1.
Leave the ... Edwards A, et al: The understanding of spirituality and the potential
role of spiritual care in end of life and palliative care: a meta-study of qualitative
research, Palliat Med 24(8):753, 2010. Fiorelli R ... In Matzo M, Sherman D,
editors: Palliative care nursing: quality care to the end of life, ed 3, New York,
2010, Springer, p 39.

Nursing Leadership

Author: Harriet R. Feldman, PhD, RN, FAAN
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 0826121772
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Today, many hospices are also providing palliative care so that patients who
have greater than 6 months prognosis may also receive the holistic support
needed to promote their quality of life. Therefore, the difference between
palliative care and hospice care is the timing: palliative care may be offered at
any point in time while hospice care is offered at the end of life (Jennings,
Ryndes, D'Onofrio, & Baily, 2003). Palliative care and hospice care are based on
the same key elements: the ...

Critical Care Nursing

Author: Kathy J. Booker
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118939166
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Clearly, shifts in ICU utilization can be anticipated in the near future in the United
States, and these will be difficult decisions to make without considerable efforts to
improve collaboration of all health-care providers, patients, and families to meet
the palliative care needs and promote safe and high-quality care at the EOL. In
summary, EOL issues abound in the critical care unit and many resources exist to
prepare clinicians to develop skills for promoting compassionate patient and ...

The Encyclopedia Of Elder Care

Author: Eugenia L. Siegler, MD, FACP
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826103536
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Advanced care planning includes two common forms of medical advance
directives: the identification of a health care proxy and the determination of
treatment preferences (often known as a living will). ... In M. L. Matzo & D.W.
Sherman (Eds.), Palliative care nursing: Quality care to the end of life (pp. 345–
406). New York: Springer Publishing. Israel, J. L., & Morrison, S. R. (2002).
Geriatric palliative care. In A.M. Berger, R. K. Portenoy, & D. E. Weissman (Eds.),
Principles and practices of ...