Journals Higher Education



25 October 2007

272 Pages | 15 b/w line illus.

ISBN: 9780199206414

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Resilience in Palliative Care

Achievement in Adversity

Barbara Monroe and David Oliviere

  • Original thinking on key aspects of palliative care and bereavement from expert practitioners and acadmics
  • Reviews core palliative care values through a resilience framework
  • Emphasizes a social and community approach
  • Balances medical risk approaches to treating vulnerable people with resource strengthening approaches
  • Offers individual, family, and public health models for end of life care
  • International authorship and focus

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