Autor: Cherny, Nathan; Falon, Marie; Kaasa Stein;
Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
5th Edition 2015, 1280 p., hardcover
About the book:
The fifth edition of the hugely successful 'Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine', which has gained a reputation as the definitive guide to the field
Five international editors guarantee a truly global perspective
Over 200 contributors and 100 chapters deal with all aspects of this rapidly developing specialty
New to this edition
Completely updated with the latest evidence base for clinical practice and patient management
The definitive Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine, now in its fifth edition, has again been thoroughly updated to offer a truly global perspective in this field of extraordinary talent and thoughtfulness.
Updated to include new sections devoted to assessment tools, care of patients with cancer, and the management of issues in the very young and the very old, this leading textbook covers all the new and emerging topics since its original publication in 1993. In addition, the multi-disciplinary nature of palliative care is emphasized throughout the book, covering areas from ethical and communication issues, the treatment of symptoms and the management of pain.
The printed book is complemented with 12 months free access to the online version, which includes expanded chapter information and links from the references to primary research journal articles, ensuring this edition continues to be at the forefront of palliative medicine.
This fifth edition of the Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine is dedicated to the memory of Professor Geoffrey Hanks, pioneer in the field of palliative medicine, and co-editor of the previous four editions. A truly comprehensive text, no hospital, hospice, palliative care service, or medical library should be without this essential source of information.
Readership: Health care professionals working in palliative care and oncology, including specialist palliative medicine physicians, oncologists, specialist nurses, geriatricians, surgeons, and family physicians.
Cherny, Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
- Hersteller Oxford Univ. Press
- Artikelnr. 01925
- Verfügbarkeit 3 -5 Tage
- Netto 310,65€