Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 April 2010

1408 Pages | 105

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195391343

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Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing

Third Edition

Edited by Betty R. Ferrell and Nessa Coyle

  • This text is widely considered the "gold standard" text in palliative nursing and it continues to define the field in its Third Edition
  • Content is contributed by 140 internally-known experts in palliative medicine and nursing
  • Each section has been reorganized to reduce redundancy between chapters and make room for new content
  • Incorporate principles of care from the time of the initial diagnosis of a terminal disease to the end of a patient's life and beyond

New to this Edition:

  • This new edition contains over 10 new chapters on treating chronic illness, treating underserved populations such as the homeless, and a new chpater on Cancer Survivorship
  • Fully expanded International perspective section includes models of care in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, UK, Europe, South America, Africa, Japan, and Korea

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