End of Life Care in Respiratory Disease: From advanced disease to bereavement (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in End of Life Care)
Free Shipping Included! End of Life Care in Respiratory Disease: From advanced disease to bereavement (Oxford Specialist Handbooks in End of Life Care) by Oxford University Press at Biblio Smiles. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Respiratory disease is the second most common cause of death worldwide. Patients with advanced non-malignant disease, such as chronic obstructive
This book provides practical guidance to professionals who care for patients with advanced respiratory disease. It gives evidence-based advice on a wide range of topics, including management of respiratory and non-respiratory symptoms, chronic respiratory failure, and respiratory emergencies. Recognition of when a patient may be approaching the end of life can be particularly challenging in patients with advanced respiratory disease. Ways to facilitate prognostication are covered, along with the significant communication and ethical challenges that this phase of life can present.
Written by a respiratory specialist and two palliative medicine physicians, this book will be of great value to doctors, nurses, and allied healthcare professionals working in respiratory medicine and in palliative care, both in relation to everyday clinical practice as well as meeting the requirements for postgraduate exams.
|Manufacturer:||Oxford University Press|
|Publisher:||Oxford University Press|
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