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The Nature of Healing: The Modern Practice of Medicine
The Nature of Healing: The Modern Practice of Medicine
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195369052, isbn: 019536905X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Currently and for centuries past, sickness has been understood to be primarily the physical result of bodily disease. Yet this definition of illness is out-of-date and untrue to life at a time when chronic illness and the problems of disability and aging are increasingly common. When persons are sick, it pervades their whole being. The Nature of Healing is based on a different definition of sickness, one that recognizes persons as sick when they cannot achieve their goals and purposes because


Experiencing Choral Music: Sight-Singing, Intermediate, Grades 7-9
Experiencing Choral Music: Sight-Singing, Intermediate, Grades 7-9
By Glencoe/McGraw-Hill School Pub
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ean: 9780078611179, isbn: 0078611172,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 221 reviews
Experiencing Choral Music: Sight-Singing, Intermediate, Grades 7-9.


The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care
The Changing Face of Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780198788270, isbn: 0198788274,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Volunteers have a long been involved in supporting the delivery of palliative care. Indeed in some countries, the range and quality of hospice and palliative care services depends on the involvement of volunteers.Hospice and palliative care services and volunteering are changing. As society develops, so too does volunteering. Volunteers have growing expectations of organizations, and increasingly seek roles that meet their needs and aspirations, rather than fitting in with organizational


Palliative Care within Mental Health: Ethical Practice
Palliative Care within Mental Health: Ethical Practice
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138609822, isbn: 113860982X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 280 reviews
Palliative Care Within Mental Health: Ethical Practice explores the comprehensive concerns and dilemmas that occur surrounding people experiencing mental health problems and disorders. Working beyond narrow, stereotypical definitions of palliative care as restricted to terminal cancer patients, this balanced and thought-provoking volume examines the many interrelated issues that face the individual, families, and caregivers, setting the groundwork for improved, ethical relationships and


Alzheimer's Disease: Activity-Focused Care
Alzheimer's Disease: Activity-Focused Care
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ean: 9780750699082, isbn: 0750699086,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
The updated edition of this unique guide provides practical and innovative strategies for care of people with Alzheimer's disease. Written from the viewpoint that activity-focused care promotes the resident's cognitive, physical, psychosocial, and spiritual wellbeing, the text is very readable and highly recommended for caregivers and families of people with Alzheimer's disease.Used Book in Good Condition.


Palliative Care Nursing: Quality Care to the End of Life, 2nd Edition
Palliative Care Nursing: Quality Care to the End of Life, 2nd Edition
By Brand: Springer Publishing Company
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ean: 9780826157942, isbn: 0826157947,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
Designated a Doody's Core Title! Winner of an AJN Book of the Year AwardThe second edition of this award-winning text provides the essential guide to achieving best practices in palliative care nursing. It offers a blend of holistic, spiritual, cultural, and humanistic caring coupled with aggressive management of pain and symptoms associated with advanced disease. With over 20 percent of the book covering pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic pain management, and with a focus on both clinical and


Care of the Dying: A pathway to excellence
Care of the Dying: A pathway to excellence
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199550838, isbn: 0199550832,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Even for the most experienced healthcare professional, managing the last few days of life can be difficult. This unique book provides guidelines for the care of the dying based on the Liverpool Integrated Care Pathway for the Dying Patient (LCP). Developed at a hospice, the information can be disseminated and adapted to fit different settings such as hospitals and nursing homes.The LCP is a multiprofessional document that incorporates evidence-based practice and appropriate guidelines related


Solution Focused Practice in End-of-Life and Grief Counseling
Solution Focused Practice in End-of-Life and Grief Counseling
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ean: 9780826105790, isbn: 0826105793,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
Although I have been a hospice nurse for almost 19 years, I am not a counselor. However, I will be able to use some of the information I learned here to assist my patients and my colleagues with issues encountered during the difficult time when patients are dying and families are struggling with realities. I will definitely share this book with our bereavement counselors and social workers.'' Score: 90, 4 stars --Doody's [T]his is aÖbook about possibilities-not finalities...about all the


Promising Marijuana and CBD Medical Treatments
Promising Marijuana and CBD Medical Treatments
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ean: 9781724946126, isbn: 1724946129,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
As more and more people worldwide get educated on the effects of marijuana and CBD oils, the simple misunderstandings and falsehoods surrounding marijuana will disappear.Medicinal marijuana has been used to treat, prevent, cure and manage diseases and symptoms for centuries.The FDA recently approve a cannabinoid based drug, This has essentially given the green light to marijuana pharmaceutical companies. They can go ahead and study cannabis solutions to diseases that have killed millions. In


The Ethics of Terminal Care: Orchestrating the End of Life
The Ethics of Terminal Care: Orchestrating the End of Life
By Springer
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ean: 9780306464355, isbn: 0306464357,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
In this volume the authors examine some of the medical social and psychological conditions which affect the way we die. Important topics covered include attitudes toward death; suicide, assisted suicide and euthanasia; hospice and pain management. This volume will be of interest to all who work with terminally ill patients..


Spiritually Competent Practice in Health Care
Spiritually Competent Practice in Health Care
By Taylor Francis
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ean: 9781498778428, isbn: 1498778429,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
This book will be of tremendous use to all healthcare professionals from physicians to nurses to social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and chaplains. The pathway taken here is a sensible and reasonable one, emphasizing a patient-centred approach that underscores the importance of spiritually competent care. The Editors do an excellent job of describing how to integrate spirituality into patient care for all of the different healthcare professionals. They also emphasize the importance of an


Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing
Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780195391343, isbn: 0195391349,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
This is the most authoritative and comprehensive resource in palliative nursing. It has been fully updated in its third edition. More international in scope, this edition continues to define the field, with contributions by all of the major names in nursing and palliative medicine. Joining Oxford Medicine Online this resource offers the best quality content in an easy-to-access format. Online only benefits include downloading images and figures to PowerPoint and downloading chapters to PDF.


Healing The Dying
Healing The Dying
By Cengage Learning
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mpn: Illustrations, ean: 9780766825727, isbn: 0766825728,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 293 reviews
Whether you are a healthcare professional who cares for dying patients or a family member caring for a loved one who is approaching death, you will appreciate the information in the second edition of Healing the Dying. This practical, yet compassionate, guide explores ways caretakers can assist the dying person reach a sense of integration of self and life, claim his life as his own, and feel his death matters to someone. The author thoroughly discusses the needs of caretakers who are caring


Assisted Living Administration: The Knowledge Base, Second Edition
Assisted Living Administration: The Knowledge Base, Second Edition
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780826115164, isbn: 0826115160,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Assisted living, the fastest growing residential option, burst upon the American landscape in the late 1980's. These facilities serve persons who no longer are able to live independently and need help with the activities of daily living, but do not need 24-hour nursing care. James Allen has updated and refined this second edition of Assisted Living Administration to include new information on the Senate Aging Taskforce report of 2003, and the financial shape of the industry. The volume also


Workbook to Accompany Nursing Assistant: A Nursing Process Approach
Workbook to Accompany Nursing Assistant: A Nursing Process Approach
By Cengage Learning
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ean: 9781418066093, isbn: 1418066095,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
This workbook presents numerous activities and review questions to help reinforce your understanding of each unit of Nursing Assistant: a Nursing Process Approach. You start by reviewing the unit summary and then complete the activities to strengthen your recall of the information. Lastly, finish by reading the discussion questions to synthesize your knowledge.Used Book in Good Condition.


Palliative Care Perspectives
Palliative Care Perspectives
By James Hallenbeck James L Hallenbeck
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mpn: 11 line illustrations, ean: 9780195165784, isbn: 0195165780,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Drawing from his extensive clinical experience and many years of teaching, Dr. Hallenbeck has written a guide to palliative care for clinicians. Topics addressed range from an overview of death and dying to specific approaches to symptom management. As an introduction to both the art and science of palliative care, this book reflects the perspectives of one physician who has dedicated his career to this rapidly evolving field. the book links real stories of illness with practical advice,


Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: 54 line drawings, and 72 black and white, ean: 9780199693146, isbn: 0199693145,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Following publication of the first print edition in 1993, the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine rapidly established itself as the definitive textbook on the subject. Each edition has received widespread critical acclaim, and the book is used across the world by a wide range of health care professionals involved in the care of patients with a terminal illness, or chronic, progressive conditions. Existing readers who automatically turn to the textbook will welcome this new fourth edition of


Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care
Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780190616229, isbn: 0190616229,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
This succinct yet comprehensive book written by Margaret Reith and Malcolm Payne combines the authors' more than 70 years of social work experience to provide a definitive introduction to social work practice in end-of-life and palliative care.Reith and Payne trace the development of palliative care and the important role of social work within it. The book's unique sociological focus on required practitioner knowledge of death, dying, and bereavement helps balance out the prevalent




Pediatric Psycho-Oncology: A Quick Reference on the Psychosocial Dimensions of Cancer Symptom Management (APOS Clinical Reference Handbooks)
Pediatric Psycho-Oncology: A Quick Reference on the Psychosocial Dimensions of Cancer Symptom Management (APOS Clinical Reference Handbooks)
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199335114, isbn: 0199335117,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Pediatric Psycho-Oncology is a comprehensive handbook that provides best practice models for the management of psychological, cognitive, and social outcomes of adolescents living with cancer and their families. Chapters cover a wide range of topics including psychological aspects of particular pediatric cancers and their treatments, how to talk to a child and family at critical times during the disease course, genetic testing, individual, family, educational, psychological and psychiatric



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