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The Resource Geriatric palliative care, edited by R. Sean Morrison, Diane E. Meier ; and deputy editor, Carol Capello

Geriatric palliative care, edited by R. Sean Morrison, Diane E. Meier ; and deputy editor, Carol Capello

Label
Geriatric palliative care
Title
Geriatric palliative care
Statement of responsibility
edited by R. Sean Morrison, Diane E. Meier ; and deputy editor, Carol Capello
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
616/.029/0846
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.G475 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 H-271
  • WT 100
NLM item number
G366372 2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morrison, R. Sean
  • Meier, Diane E
  • Capello, Carol
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Palliative treatment
  • Terminal care
  • Older people
  • Geriatrics
Label
Geriatric palliative care, edited by R. Sean Morrison, Diane E. Meier ; and deputy editor, Carol Capello
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Variability in end-of-life care in the United States -- Ch. 2. Developmental challenges and opportunities for the "Growth": the inner life at the end of life -- Ch. 3. Assessing quality of life and quality of dying in the elderly: implications for clinical practice of palliative medicine -- Ch. 4. The place of love in the care of persons with advanced dementia -- Ch. 5. Artificial nutrition and hydration -- Ch. 6. Age, rationing, and palliative care -- Ch. 7. Ethical aspects of geriatric palliative care -- Ch. 8. Respecting diversity -- Ch. 9. Frailty and its implications for care -- Ch. 10. Heart disease -- Ch. 11. Cancer -- Ch. 12. Stroke: prognosis, treatment, and rehabilitation -- Ch. 13. Dementia and neurodegenerative diseases -- Ch. 14. Chronic lung disease and lung cancer -- Ch. 15. End-stage renal disease and discontinuation of dialysis -- Ch. 16. Pain -- Ch. 17. Dyspnea -- Ch. 18. Gastrointestinal symptoms -- Ch. 19. Fatigue -- Ch. 20. Delirium, anxiety, and depression -- Ch. 21. Advance care planning for frail, older persons -- Ch. 22. Doctor-patient communication -- Ch. 23. Decision making for the cognitively impaired -- Ch. 24. Can we make the health-care system work? -- Ch. 25. Palliative care in the nursing home -- Ch. 26. Family caregivers: burdens and opportunities -- Ch. 27. Home car for frail, older adults -- Ch. 28. Hospital-based palliative care
Control code
ocm50598151
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxx, 430 p.
Isbn
9780195141917
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034607
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50598151
  • (Sirsi) o50598151
Label
Geriatric palliative care, edited by R. Sean Morrison, Diane E. Meier ; and deputy editor, Carol Capello
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ch. 1. Variability in end-of-life care in the United States -- Ch. 2. Developmental challenges and opportunities for the "Growth": the inner life at the end of life -- Ch. 3. Assessing quality of life and quality of dying in the elderly: implications for clinical practice of palliative medicine -- Ch. 4. The place of love in the care of persons with advanced dementia -- Ch. 5. Artificial nutrition and hydration -- Ch. 6. Age, rationing, and palliative care -- Ch. 7. Ethical aspects of geriatric palliative care -- Ch. 8. Respecting diversity -- Ch. 9. Frailty and its implications for care -- Ch. 10. Heart disease -- Ch. 11. Cancer -- Ch. 12. Stroke: prognosis, treatment, and rehabilitation -- Ch. 13. Dementia and neurodegenerative diseases -- Ch. 14. Chronic lung disease and lung cancer -- Ch. 15. End-stage renal disease and discontinuation of dialysis -- Ch. 16. Pain -- Ch. 17. Dyspnea -- Ch. 18. Gastrointestinal symptoms -- Ch. 19. Fatigue -- Ch. 20. Delirium, anxiety, and depression -- Ch. 21. Advance care planning for frail, older persons -- Ch. 22. Doctor-patient communication -- Ch. 23. Decision making for the cognitively impaired -- Ch. 24. Can we make the health-care system work? -- Ch. 25. Palliative care in the nursing home -- Ch. 26. Family caregivers: burdens and opportunities -- Ch. 27. Home car for frail, older adults -- Ch. 28. Hospital-based palliative care
Control code
ocm50598151
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxx, 430 p.
Isbn
9780195141917
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034607
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50598151
  • (Sirsi) o50598151

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