Practicing Primary Palliative Care, An Issue of Surgical Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323708906, 9780323708913

Practicing Primary Palliative Care, An Issue of Surgical Clinics, Volume 99-5

1st Edition

Author: Pringl Miller
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323708906
eBook ISBN: 9780323708913
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 29th August 2019

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This issue of Surgical Clinics of North America focuses on Practicing Primary Palliative Care and is edited by Dr. Pringl Miller. Articles will include: Advantages of a Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Surgical Care; Concurrent Palliative Care has Clinical Outcome Benefits; Goals of Care Discussions - Understanding the Outcomes that Matter Most; Prognostic Tools and Shared Decision Making; Peri-Operative Advance Directives - DNR in the OR; Optimizing Pain Control During the Opioid Epidemic; Wound and Stoma Care - Less is More; Image-Guided Palliative Interventions; Palliative Care and the Pregnant Surgical Patient; Tracheostomies, PEGs, and Hemodialysis Vascular Access - When Are They Really Indicated?; Post-Operative Recovery & Survivorship after Acute Hospitalization for Serious Life Limiting Illness; Spiritual Dimensions of Surgical Palliative Care; Transitioning to Comfort-Focused Care at the End-of-Life; Mitigating Burnout; Surgical Palliative Care Education; and more!


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29th August 2019
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About the Author

Pringl Miller

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Departments of Medicine & Surgery, Section of Palliative Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL