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Published: 02 February 2017

456 Pages


ISBN: 9780198736134

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Oxford Textbook of Communication in Oncology and Palliative Care

Second Edition

Edited by David W. Kissane, Barry D. Bultz, Phyllis N. Butow, Carma L. Bylund, Simon Noble, and Susie Wilkinson

Oxford Textbooks in Palliative Medicine

  • Includes case examples, tips, and strategies for effective communication about difficult and challenging themes
  • Provides a practical guide across a range of difficult clinical predicaments to help effectively achieve patient centered communication

New to this Edition:

  • New sections include the curriculum for nurses, an introductory section on communication science, screening for distress as a communication strategy, EU policy initiatives and communication, treatment in the Middle East, and the core curriculum

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