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Title Physical aspects of care. Nutritional, dermatologic, neurologic, and other symptoms / edited by Judith A. Paice.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]

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Description 1 online resource
Series HPNA palliative nursing manuals ; v. 3
HPNA palliative nursing manuals ; v. 3.
Note "Content for this series was derived primarily from the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing (4th edition, 2015), edited by Betty R. Ferrell, Nessa Coyle, Judith A. Paice. The Textbook contains more extensive content and references so users of this Palliative Nursing Series are encouraged to use the Textbook as an additional resource."--Preface.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Terminal care.
Palliative treatment.
Hospice nurses.
Neurologic manifestations of general diseases.
Nutrition disorders -- Nursing.
Dermatologic nursing.
Hospice and Palliative Care Nursing.
Neurologic Manifestations.
Nutrition Disorders -- nursing.
Palliative Care -- methods.
Skin Diseases -- nursing.
Terminal Care -- methods.
Contents Fatigue / Edith O'Neil-Page, Paula R. Anderson, Grace E. Dean, and Melany A. Piech -- Anorexia and cachexia / Dorothy Wholihan -- Artificial nutrition and hydration / Michelle S. Gabriel and Jennifer A. Tschanz -- Urinary tract disorders / Mikel Gray and Terran Sims -- Lymphedema management / Mei R. Fu -- Skin disorders : pressure ulcers prevention and management / Barbara M. Bates-Jensen and Sirin Petch -- Skin disorders : malignant wounds, fistulas, and stomas / Susie Seaman and Barbara M. Bates-Jensen -- Pruritus, fever, and sweats / Philip J. Larkin -- Neurological disorders / Margaret A. Schwartz -- Anxiety and depression / Jeannie V. Pasacreta, Pamela A. Minarik, Leslie Nield-Anderson, and Judith A. Paice -- Insomnia / Laura Bourdeanu, Marjorie J. Hein, and Ellen A. Liu.
Summary Palliative care is an essential element of our health care system and becoming increasingly significant amidst an aging society and organizations struggling to provide both compassionate and cost effective care. Palliative care is also characterized by a strong interdisciplinary approach. Nurses are at the centre of the palliative care team across settings and populations. The third volume in the 'HPNA Palliative Nursing Manuals' series, this book provides an overview of the principles of symptom assessment and management for symptoms including: fatigue, anorexia and cachexia, artificial nutrition and hydration, urinary tract disorders, lymphedema, skin disorders such as pressure ulcers, wounds, fistulas, and stomas, pruritus, fever, sweats, neurological disorders, anxiety and depression, and insomnia.
Other Author Paice, Judith A., editor.
Other Title Print version: Physical aspects of care. Nutritional, dermatologic, neurologic, and other symptoms 9780190244330
Other Title Nutritional, dermatologic, neurologic, and other symptoms
Based on (expression): Oxford textbook of palliative nursing. 4th edition.