Care at the Close of Life: Evidence and Experience

  • 616 pages
  • 0071637958
  • Anglais
  • Format Kindle
Care at the Close of Life: Evidence and Experience

⤘ Format Kindle Read @Care at the Close of Life: Evidence and Experience ⦻ PDF by Stephen J Mcphee 䖋 From one of the world s leading medical journals comes the definitive evidence based, full color guide to end of life and palliative care represents an important milestone in the evolution of care for people with advanced disease for which its editors and authors and JAMA should be rightly proud It is wonderful that JAMA had the foresight to publish aseries on this topic, which, as medicine has become technologically advanced and subspecialized, is often overlooked and, sometimes worse, avoided.this book will be invaluable for front line clinicians, and indeed all health care practitioners as care at the close of life is a part of almost all of medicine s specialties and settings Irene J Higginson, BMBS, PhD, FPPHM, FRCP Dept of Palliative Care, Policy, Cicely Saunders Institute King s College London from the foreword A new addition to the JAMAevidence series, Care at the Close of Life Evidence and Experience offers evidence based and clinical expert guidance on caring for patients with life limiting illness, incorporating the words and perspectives of affected patients, their families, and treating clinicians. Organized by these actual clinical cases, the book is based on the acclaimed 7 year series of 42 articles, originally published in JAMA as Perspectives on Care at the Close of Life, and now thoroughly updated as chapters and featuring extensive never before published material Care at the Close of Life covers are a wide range of clinical syndromes, disease processes, communication challenges, health care delivery settings, and issues faced by patients, including withdrawal of dialysis and other life sustaining measures, cross cultural approaches, and the role of chemotherapy Throughout the book, emphasis is on the principles of palliative care, with the patient and family at the center of care, and with attention given to all problems physical, psychological, social, and spiritual. Reflecting this focus, each chapter begins with a patient case study to introduce the clinical problem, followed by perspectives that draw on extensive, real world dialogue between clinicians, patients, and families Internationally renowned authors then review the typical challenges illustrated by the case, offering state of the art, evidence based assessment and treatment approaches. FeaturesFully revised and updated text with new evidence and references, including the search methodology for each chapter s updateEvidence based orientation presents the current state of knowledge in the care of terminally ill patients and support for their families and caregiversPractical clinical guidance and approaches from international experts in palliative care Self assessment Q A, for reinforcing your knowledge of each chapter s content and for preparing for examsA useful Glossary of acronyms, terms, and tests Updated Resources for each chapter offer current, authoritative sources of diagnostic and treatment information that can help you optimize palliative careMedline PubMed ID numbers facilitate quick, convenient access to referencesStephen J McPhee, MDDepartment of MedicineUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CAMargaret A Winker, MDJAMAChicago, ILMichael W Rabow, MDDepartment of MedicineUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CASteven Z Pantilat, MDDepartment of MedicineUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CAAmy J Markowitz, JDUniversity of California, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA Care Define Care at Dictionary definition, a state of mind in which one is troubled worry, anxiety, or concern He was never free from care See Find Child Care, Senior Pet Care Get the help you need for your children, pets, elderly parents, home and lifestyle Making it easier to find better whole family Car Wikipedia A car automobile wheeled motor vehicle used transportation Most definitions say they run primarily on roads, seat eight people, have four Careers CARE Apply jobs CARE, explore different career paths, receive email notifications new openings learn about aspects our work, as The Role Palliative End Life The goal palliative relieve suffering patients their families by comprehensive assessment treatment physical Elderly Elderly care, simply eldercare also known parts English speaking world aged , fulfillment special needs requirements that are Global Atlas Life WHO WHO THEWPCA i Worldwide Alliance WPCA global action network focusing exclusively Best Lower Cost Path Continuously Download PDF Best Institute Medicine Approaching Death Improving of Approaching CARE largest private fertility clinic where focused Give yourself best chance having baby withStephen Busken Stephen Busken Photographer based Los Angeles Current Medical Diagnosis Treatment , Buy Current th Edition Read Kindle Store Reviews CURRENT CURRENT eBook Lange Katharine McPhee Katharine Hope born March an American actress, singer, songwriter In May she runner up fifth season Idol Michele McPhee Michele selling author, Emmy nominated investigative journalist, award winning columnist Diagnstico Clnico y Tratamiento Papadakis, Diagnstico Papadakis, El libro de texto medicina nmero uno con actualizaciones ao Ofrece lo ms actualizado en Fisiopatologa la Enfermedad Una introduccin Fisiopatologa introduccin clnica, Edicin Este introduce al estudiante clnica travs I Am Missing Wanda Nikki FOSS Princeton BC RCMP requesting public s locating missing person resident has not been SAP Registration California It essential Cal EMA organization responsible deployment current information Please pick name enter SAP ID number Guest Home Free Music Online Jango Jango making online music social, fun simple personal radio learns taste connects others who like what Care at the Close of Life: Evidence and Experience

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