Princeton University Library Catalog

Palliative aspects in emergency care / edited by Paul L. DeSandre, Tammie E. Quest.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Oxford University Press, c2013.
Description:
xviii, 134 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series:
Oxford American palliative care library. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Overview -- Trajectories and prognostication in emergency care -- Rapid palliative care assessment -- Cancer emergencies -- Malignant pain -- Non-malignant pain -- Symptom management -- Spiritual suffering and bereavement -- Communication -- Resuscitation, family presence, and last hours of living -- Hospice -- Legal and ethical issues of palliative care in the emergency.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780199895618 (alk. paper)
  • 0199895619 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2012041603
OCLC:
813301076
Related name:
RCP:
C - S