Opinion of the Working Group on Ethics in Research and Medicine on Palliative care in the European Union
Te research carried out in the past few years tends to confrm the absence of unexpected premature deaths when patients are sedated in accordance with good professional practice. However, sedation reduces the patient's consciousness and awareness of his environment, and also hampers his ability to express himself.
Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing
Addresses the practical aspects of nursing care including symptom assessment, patient teaching, family support, psychosocial aspects of palliation, and spiritual care in relation to a variety of care settings and patient populations
Palliative Care Outcomes Collaboration Clinical Manual
This manual is designed for palliative care clinicians to understand and utilise the PCOC assessment tools and data items as part of routine clinical practice.
Surgical Palliative Care: A Resident's Guide
Surgical Palliative Care: A Resident's Guide is intended as an educational tool to ... the end-of-life care for surgical patients and to help them address difficult .
The IAHPC Manual of Palliative Care 2nd Edition
The IAHPC is conscious of the fact that in many countries palliative care textbooks and practice manuals are expensive or difficult to obtain. The IAHPC offers this Manual in the hope that doctors and nurses worldwide will find the information in it helpful, will feel free to download