The Resource Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient : A Practical Guide for Nurses

Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient : A Practical Guide for Nurses

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Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient : A Practical Guide for Nurses
Title
Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient
Title remainder
A Practical Guide for Nurses
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Language
eng
Summary
This is a practical, accessible guide for nurses on the management and care of the dying and deceased patient. It outlines the practicalities and legal issues associated with death, the principles of caring for a patient who is dying, and the principles of dealing with death, both expected and unexpected. Care of the Dying & Deceased Patient explores all the practical issues surrounding death, including symptom control, resuscitation, organ donation, how to break bad news, the last offices, cultural issues, post mortems and documentation issues. It also explores both the legal and ethical issues involved- including withholding/withdrawing treatment, assisted euthanasia, patient's property, wills etc. SPECIAL FEATURES A practical guide to the management of the dying and deceased patient Of use to all nurses and nursing students Accessible and user-friendly Written by an expert in the field
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Jevon, Philip
LC call number
RT87.T45 -- C37 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Hospice nursing
  • Terminal care
Label
Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient : A Practical Guide for Nurses
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=547140
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient -- Contents -- Foreword -- Contributors -- 1: Care of the Dying Patient: A Guide for Nurses -- 2: Symptom Control at the End of Life -- 3: Do Not Attempt Resuscitation Decisions -- 4: Ethical Issues -- 5: Complementary Therapies in Palliative Care -- 6: Relatives Witnessing Resuscitation -- 7: Organ Donation -- 8: Breaking Bad News -- 9: Last Offices -- 10: Legal Issues of Death -- 11: Post Mortems and Inquests -- 12: Record Keeping -- Index
Control code
EBC547140
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unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444315288
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC547140
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL547140
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10342789
  • (CaONFJC)MIL231676
  • (OCoLC)595117925
Label
Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient : A Practical Guide for Nurses
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=547140
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Care of the Dying and Deceased Patient -- Contents -- Foreword -- Contributors -- 1: Care of the Dying Patient: A Guide for Nurses -- 2: Symptom Control at the End of Life -- 3: Do Not Attempt Resuscitation Decisions -- 4: Ethical Issues -- 5: Complementary Therapies in Palliative Care -- 6: Relatives Witnessing Resuscitation -- 7: Organ Donation -- 8: Breaking Bad News -- 9: Last Offices -- 10: Legal Issues of Death -- 11: Post Mortems and Inquests -- 12: Record Keeping -- Index
Control code
EBC547140
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444315288
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC547140
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL547140
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10342789
  • (CaONFJC)MIL231676
  • (OCoLC)595117925

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