Home > Books > Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
View PDF

Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Bruera, Eduardo; Yennurajalingam, Sriram
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-195-38015-6
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

This handbook provides an easily navigable source of information about the day-to-day management of patients requiring palliative and hospice care. Succinct, evidence-based, topically focused content is supplemented by extensive tables and algorithms. The table of contents and balance of coverage follows the core curriculum of the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, thus meeting the educational and clinical information needs of students, residents, fellows, and nurse practitioners. An expert team of clinicians, led by world renowned Eduardo Bruera, address approach to care; psychosocial and spiritual issues; impending death; grief and bereavement; assessment and management of pain; management of non-pain symptoms such as nausea, dyspnea, depression, insomnia, and bleeding; communication and team work; and ethical and legal decision making.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Bruera, Eduardo; Yennurajalingam, Sriram
  • ISBN: 978-0-195-38015-6
  • Specialty:
    Cardiology
    Oncology
    Palliative Medicine
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 504
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 0

Oxford American Handbook of Hospice and Palliative Medicine is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Visible Body Anatomy & Physiology Interactive 3D teaching resource, comprised of 50 modules that incorporate 3D models, illustrations, and animations to present core content of basic anatomy and physiology courses.
JOTM
Global Health The only specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health. Global Health contains over 3 million scientific records from 1973 to the present, derived from over 7,300 journals, reports, books and conferences.
JOTM
Neurology® This official journal of the American Academy of Neurology features best practices, evidence-based research and articles on topics that directly affect practicing neurologists.
JOTM
The American Journal of Surgical Pathology Official Journal of The Arthur Purdy Stout Society of Surgical Pathologists and The Gastrointestinal Pathology Society. Contains original articles, review articles, detailed case reports, and special features, enhanced by superb illustrations.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
21st Century Nursing Leadership
Exciting and indispensable tool that will steer current and emerging nurse leaders through the issues of nursing practice that matter most.

Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology
Provides concise, up-to-date coverage of need to know information on the diagnosis and treatment of blood and bone marrow disorders.