The Resource Caring for Patients at the End of Life : Facing an Uncertain Future Together

Caring for Patients at the End of Life : Facing an Uncertain Future Together

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Caring for Patients at the End of Life : Facing an Uncertain Future Together
Title
Caring for Patients at the End of Life
Title remainder
Facing an Uncertain Future Together
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
Caring for Patients at the End of Life: Facing an Uncertain Future Together uses easily accessible clinical stories about severely ill patients and their families to help illustrate an exploration of some of the challenges and potential of end-of-life care, including: 1) the values that underlie medical humanism, 2) communication issues for clinicians, patients and families, and 3) challenging clinical and ethical issues
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Quill, Timothy E
LC call number
R726.8 -- .Q548 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Palliative treatment
  • Physician and patient
  • Terminal care
Label
Caring for Patients at the End of Life : Facing an Uncertain Future Together
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3053692
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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
Contents -- Introduction: Challenges and Potential of End-of-Life Care -- Part 1. Underlying Values and Assumptions -- 1. Same Old Seventeen-Dollar Lamps -- 2. Humanistic End-of-Life Care -- 3. Death and Dignity: A Case of Individualized Decision Making -- 4. Partnerships in the Care of the Dying -- 5. Nonabandonment: A Central Obligation of Physicians -- Part 2. The Medical Interview: A Critical Clinical Tool -- 6. Delivering Bad News -- 7. Discussing Palliative Care with Patients -- 8. Palliative Care for Patients with Severe Dementia: A Consensus-Based Approach to Decision Making -- 9. "Doctor, I Want to Die! Will You Help Me?" -- Part 3. Difficult Clinical and Ethical Issues -- 10. Hospice and Palliative Care: Clinical, Ethical, and Policy Challenges -- 11. The Rule of Double Effect: A Critique of Its Role in End-of-Life Decision Making -- 12. Palliative Options of Last Resort: A Comparison of Practices, Justifications, and Safeguards -- 13. End-of-Life Care in the Netherlands and the United States: A Comparison of Values, Justifications, and Practices -- Epilogue: All About My Brother -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
EBC3053692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199748914
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)EBC3053692
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3053692
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10375273
  • (CaONFJC)MIL83481
  • (OCoLC)922969853
Label
Caring for Patients at the End of Life : Facing an Uncertain Future Together
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3053692
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
Contents -- Introduction: Challenges and Potential of End-of-Life Care -- Part 1. Underlying Values and Assumptions -- 1. Same Old Seventeen-Dollar Lamps -- 2. Humanistic End-of-Life Care -- 3. Death and Dignity: A Case of Individualized Decision Making -- 4. Partnerships in the Care of the Dying -- 5. Nonabandonment: A Central Obligation of Physicians -- Part 2. The Medical Interview: A Critical Clinical Tool -- 6. Delivering Bad News -- 7. Discussing Palliative Care with Patients -- 8. Palliative Care for Patients with Severe Dementia: A Consensus-Based Approach to Decision Making -- 9. "Doctor, I Want to Die! Will You Help Me?" -- Part 3. Difficult Clinical and Ethical Issues -- 10. Hospice and Palliative Care: Clinical, Ethical, and Policy Challenges -- 11. The Rule of Double Effect: A Critique of Its Role in End-of-Life Decision Making -- 12. Palliative Options of Last Resort: A Comparison of Practices, Justifications, and Safeguards -- 13. End-of-Life Care in the Netherlands and the United States: A Comparison of Values, Justifications, and Practices -- Epilogue: All About My Brother -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
EBC3053692
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199748914
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)EBC3053692
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3053692
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10375273
  • (CaONFJC)MIL83481
  • (OCoLC)922969853

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