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Published: 24 May 2012

520 Pages | 69 illustrations and a colour plate section


ISBN: 9780199595105

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Winner in the Paediatrics Category, BMA Medicine Book Awards 2013

Oxford Textbook of Palliative Care for Children

Second Edition

Ann Goldman, Richard Hain, and Stephen Liben

Oxford Textbooks in Palliative Medicine

  • The first definitive textbook on the subject of paediatric palliative care
  • 2 colour text throughout, with a full colour plate section
  • Identifies the medical, psychological, practical, and spiritual issues of caring for terminally ill children and their families
  • Promotes a model of care that addresses the complex and multifaceted needs of children with life-threatening illnesses and their families

New to this Edition:

  • Updated to cover new practices, current epidemiological data, and the evolving models that support the delivery of palliative medicine to children

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