Publication Year: 2007
Authors/Editor: Currow, David; Clark, Katherine
Publisher: Oxford University Press
As part of the Emergencies in...series, this book is a practical, accessible guide to all emergency situations encountered in palliative care.
Emergencies in Palliative and Supportive Care will provide clinical guidance for the management of people with progressive life limiting illnesses including cancer, AIDS, end-stage organ failure and neurodegenerative diseases.
* An invaluable aid at the bedside
* Outlines the essential investigations for diagnosis
* Advocates a symptom control approach to treatment
* The clinical responses are tailored to the changes in the patient's illness