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Topics in Palliative Care, Volume 4

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsRussell K. Portenoy (Editor), Eduardo Bruera (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7388977M
ISBN 10019513219X
ISBN 109780195132199

Watanabe S. The role of oxygen in cancer-related dyspnea. In: Portenoy R, Bruera E, eds. Topics in Palliative Care. Vol 4. NY: Oxford University Press; Morita T, Tsuneto S, Shima Y. Definition of sedation for symptom relief: a systematic literature review and a proposal of operational criteria. J Pain Symptom Manage. The rapid expansion of interest in cancer and palliative care has become a significant feature of health care development in recent times. Within only a few decades the care and treatment of people with cancer has been subject to wide-reaching and rapid change, much of it driven by advances in biomedical science.

The development, structure and curriculum of a multidisciplinary academic course in palliative care leading to awards at graduate diploma and Master's level is outlined. Offered by the Flinders University of South Australia, the course is open to foreign students through distance education. Primer of Palliative Care, 7th Edition. The Primer of Palliative Care has released its 7th Primer is a comprehensive, introductory text essential for all healthcare practitioners interested in hospice and palliative published in , this pocket-sized handbook has grown as the field has evolved. This updated introductory guide is the perfect resource for all .

  The aim of this study was to gain insight into the experience of time of terminal patients with cancer. Experience of time is relevant in palliative care in both policy and practice. On a policy level, the Quality Adjusted Life Year (QALY), the most used outcome measure for cost-effectiveness analysis in healthcare, assumes time to be a linear and additive variable, . The book is a slim volume in a glossy, everglade green that is small enough to fit into a laboratory coat pocket. Palliative Care is aimed at general clinicians who are caring for patients with life-threatening or life-limiting illness.


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