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Palliative care for adults

Manchester (England). Health Authority.

Palliative care for adults

the strategic plan

by Manchester (England). Health Authority.

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Published by Manchester Health Authority in Manchester .
Written in English


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StatementManchester Health Authority.
The Physical Object
Pagination18p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18396665M
ISBN 101900274310
OCLC/WorldCa642410894

Palliative Care. A chronic illness or life-threatening health condition presents an array of tough questions and challenges. Patients and caregivers need to consider medical options, care options.   Geriatric Palliative Care covers a broad spectrum of issues characterizing care near the end of life for older adults. Beginning with the social and cultural context of old age and frailty, this volume details specific aspects of palliative care relevant to particular disorders (e.g. cancer, strokes, dementia, etc.) as well as individual symptoms (e.g., pain, fatigue, anxiety, etc.).Author: R. Sean Morrison.


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PALLIATIVE CARE PAIN & SYMPTOM CONTROL GUIDELINES FOR ADULTS 9 PAIN 1. Pain assessment ¡ Good assessment is vital for effective management. ¡ Many palliative care patients have more than one pain. ¡ Assess each pain separately and if possible identify the likely cause of the pain.

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18 World map showing the global distribution by WHO regions of one place, within the main chapters of this book. This is the fourth edition of the PANG guidelines for Adults. The guidelines have been produced by a team of around a hundred specialists in palliative care from across the UK with the purpose of providing generalists with the key practical and up to date information that they may need in looking after patients approaching the end of life.3/5(1).

Palliative care, sometimes now referred to as supportive care, is specialized care that focuses on improving quality of life (QOL) through relief of stress and symptoms for patients with serious illness. 1 While most often associated with oncology, palliative care is appropriate for any patient in the advanced stages of illness, including patients with heart failure (HF).

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Guidance on Cancer Services. Improving Supportive and Palliative Care for Adults with Cancer - the Manual National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).

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Mosenthal AC, Weissman DE, Curtis JR, et al. Integrating palliative care in the surgical and trauma intensive care unit: a report from the Improving Palliative Care in the Intensive Care Unit (IPAL-ICU) Project Advisory Board and the Center to Advance Palliative Care.

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