Edition: 
Second

Palliative Practices From A-Z for the Bedside Clinician (Second Edition)

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The second edition of the popular resource, Palliative Practices From A to Z for the Bedside Clinician, contains the useful listings you have come to rely on regarding issues surrounding the clinical, psychosocial, and spiritual care of patients with life-limiting malignancy. Issues from advance directives and anemia to xerostomia and zoster are examined with the same level of detail and conciseness as in the first edition. This latest edition also provides you with a thorough examination of the evidence from which competent practice is described. If you are involved in the palliative care of patients with cancer, you will want to carry this second edition as you walk the path with your patients and their families.

Member Price: $60.00Nonmember Price: $90.00
ISBN: 
978-1-890504-70-0
Published By: 
Oncology Nursing Society
Publication Date: 
2009
Pages: 
328

Chapters

A-B

This section includes topics such as advance directives, anemia, anxiety, and bleeding, among others.

C-D

E-H

Topics covered include edema, fatigue, fever, funeral planning, and grief and bereavement.

I-L

This section details such topics as infection, insomnia, and lymphedema.

M-N

This section details issues such as mucositis, and nausea and vomiting.

P

This section offers details on pain, palliative care, palliative sedation, and pruritus.

S

This section provides details on seizures, sexuality, and skin lesions.

U-Z

Topics explored include urinary elimination, xerostomia, and zoster.