This easy-to-use guide provides a quick reference to the principles of palliative and end-of-life care for adults, to help you enable your patients to not only die peacefully but also live until they die.
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What is palliative care?
The patient journey
Role of the nurse
Communication in palliative care
Symptom management in palliative and end of life care
Nausea and vomiting
Care at end of life
Symptoms at end of life
A good death
Care in the last few weeks and days
Supporting family and carers
Looking after self
These handy pocket-sized books equip the nursing and healthcare student with all the essential information and tips they need whilst studying and on placement. Concise and ideal for quick reference, they cover key areas from clinical skills, through drugs in use and infection control, to health promotion and palliative care.
Offering quick and easy access to selected survival guides, the Nursing and Health Survival Guide app is now available for your smartphone or tablet!