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Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care

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The Textbook of Interdisciplinary Pediatric Palliative Care, by Drs. Joanne Wolfe, Pamela Hinds, and Barbara Sourkes, aims to inform interdisciplinary teams about palliative care of children with life-threatening illness. It addresses critical domains such as language and communication, symptoms and quality of life, and the spectrum of life-threatening illnesses in great depth. This comprehensive product takes a first-of-its-kind team approach to the unique needs of critically ill children. It shows how a collaborative, interdisciplinary care strategy benefits patients and their families. If you deal with the complex care of critically ill children, this reference provides a uniquely integrated perspective on complete and effective care.

Audience

Palliative Medicine, Pediatrics, Oncology, Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Clinical Nurse Educators, Psychology and Social Work

Hardbound, 512 Pages

Published: January 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0262-0

Contents

  • Fundamentals

    Needs Assessment

    Interdisciplinary Care and Symptom Control

    The Team Approach and the Family

    Research and education

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