Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 April 2019

1000 Pages


ISBN: 9780190862374

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AU)

Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing

Fifth edition

Edited by Betty Rolling Ferrell and Judith A. Paice

Oxford Textbooks in Palliative Medicine

  • Addresses the practical aspects of nursing care including symptom assessment, patient teaching, family support, psychosocial aspects of palliation, and spiritual care in relation to a variety of care settings and patient populations
  • Each chapter includes case examples and a strong evidence base to support the highest quality of care
  • Highlights the nurse's vital role as part of an integrated palliative care team

New to this Edition:

  • Features several new chapters, including chapters on advance care planning, organ donation, self-care, global palliative care, and the ethos of palliative nursing

Also of Interest