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Palliative and end of life nursing care / Beth Hardy & Kate Flemming.

By: Hardy, Beth [author.]Contributor(s): Flemming, Kate [author.]Series: Transforming nursing practicePublisher: London : Learning Matters, 2023Copyright date: ©2023Description: 170 pages ; 25cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781529771510Subject(s): Palliative treatment | Terminal care | Palliative care | NursingDDC classification: 616.029 HAR 2023

1. The changing face of palliative and end of life care -- 2. Person-centred and cultural considerations for care -- 3. The expected death -- 4. Living with progressive illness -- 5. Complexity in palliative and end of life care -- 6. Planning for the end of life -- 7. Families and Carers -- 8. Research and evidence-based practice in palliative and end of life care.

Palliative and end of life care are an essential component of nursing practice. This book provides students with the key information they need to deliver effective and safe end of life care for patients and their families. Crucially, it also creates opportunities for them to reflect on their own perspectives on death and dying and explore the impact of this on their practice. Key features Fully mapped to the NMC standards of proficiency for registered nurses (2018) Helps you to develop a holistic understanding of the fundamental principles and practice of palliative and end of life care Activities encourage you reflect on your own perspectives of death and dying and to consider the impact this has on your practice Case studies bring the theory to life and illustrate the real world applicability

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Class Sets 616.029 HAR 2023 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available L0008780
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