Title

Patient-Centered Outcomes

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2017

Abstract

This text explores pharmacologic interventions; advance care planning; and the physiology, symptoms, diagnostics, and interventions of various chronic conditions and malignancies. In addition, case studies highlight approaches to the care of individual patients with varying backgrounds and needs.

Emphasizing the importance of self care, spiritual and religious support, compassion, goal setting, education, preparation, and communication in all areas of the palliative care realm, this book is a resource in guiding healthcare professionals in their mission of providing quality care to patients and their families.

Comments

Book Chapter in Integration of palliative care in chronic conditions: An interdisciplinary approach. ISBN-9781935864899

ISBN

9781935864899

Publisher

Oncology Nursing Society


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