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Pages: 296
Authors: Steven Z. Pantilat, Wendy Anderson, Matthew Gonzales, Eric Widera
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-27 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

"Hospital-Based Palliative Medicine: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach focuses on improving a Hospitalist's ability to provide quality palliative care in the inpatient hospital setting. Although several large textbooks exist for the palliative care provider, there are few detailed resources aimed specifically at the general Hospitalist and hospital-based staff. Existing textbooks dedicate
Hospital-based Palliative Care Teams
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Robert J. Dunlop, J. M. Hockley
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

When the first edition of this book (Terminal Care Support Teams: the hospital-hospice interface, 1990) was written, there were only a few advisory palliative care teams working in hospitals. Since then the number of teams has grown rapidly. The concept of these teams in now widely acceptedbut there is an
Hospital-based Palliative Medicine
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Steven Pantilat, Wendy Anderson, Matthew Gonzales, Eric Widera
Categories: HEALTH & FITNESS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Marisa L. Roczen
Categories: HEALTH & FITNESS
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

Hospital-based palliative care services aim to streamline medical care for patients with chronic and potentially life-limiting illnesses by focusing on individual patient needs, efficient use of hospital resources, and providing guidance for patients, patients' families and clinical providers toward making optimal decisions concerning a patient's care. This study examined the
Evidence-Based Palliative Care
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: H. H. Abu-Saad
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This book describes the current state of the art in the field of palliative care in children and adults. Special emphasis is placed on addressing the efficacy and effectiveness of palliative care models, pain and symptom management, and on measuring quality of life. In addition the book evaluates current research