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Published: 21 October 2004

450 Pages | 6 line illus.

ISBN: 9780198515258

Bookseller Code (05)

Cancer in Context

A Practical Guide to Supportive Care

James Brennan
with Clare Moynihan

  • A practical, clinical handbook highlighting the central importance of the psychological and social needs of people who are dying
  • Combines patient experiences with academic research and clinical practice to illuminate the ways of achieving optimal supportive care
  • Covers important elements of cancer patients' experience which have been previously neglected such as working with people from different cultural backgrounds
  • Provides a coherent theoretical structure which delivers practical implications for optimal supportive care

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