Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 September 2007

320 Pages | 15 black and white line illustrations


ISBN: 9780199206414

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Resilience in Palliative Care

Achievement in adversity

Edited by Barbara Monroe and David Oliviere

  • Original thinking on key aspects of palliative care and bereavement from expert practitioners and academics
  • Reviews core palliative care values through a resilience framework
  • Emphasises a social and community approach
  • Integrates the physical, spiritual, psychological and social dimensions of care with organisational, team and community components
  • Offers individual, family, and public health models for end of life care
  • Balances medical risk approaches to treating vulnerable people with resource strengthening approaches
  • International authorship and focus

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