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Published: 08 September 2016

352 Pages | 6


ISBN: 9780198745457

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Paediatric Palliative Medicine

Second Edition

Richard Hain and Satbir Jassal

Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics

  • Deals with all the common symptoms encountered by those who care for children with life-limiting conditions
  • Discusses challenging areas of paediatric palliative care such as ethics, religious rituals, and legality around death
  • Contains a detailed drug formulary for quick access to the latest drug dosages of medication

New to this Edition:

  • New sections covering areas critical to paediatric palliative medicine, such as euthanasia, practical prescribing and symptoms in brain tumours
  • Fully updated to reflect changes to WHO guidelines since the previous edition
  • Includes a significantly revised and expanded forumulary
  • Brand new chapter on the intensive care unit in paediatric palliative care

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