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A public health perspective on end of life care, edited by Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens

Label
A public health perspective on end of life care
Title
A public health perspective on end of life care
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.P835 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Joachim
  • Deliens, L
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  • Terminal care
  • Death
Label
A public health perspective on end of life care, edited by Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. Applying a public health perspective to end-of-life care / Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens -- pt. 2. Clinical and social context of death and dying. Place of death and end-of-life care / Siew Tzuh Tang, Chen-Hsiu Chen ; Circumstances of death and dying / Irene J. Higginson ; End-of-life decisions / Agnes van der Heide, Judith Rietjens ; Economic and health-related consequences of individuals caring for terminally ill cancer patients in Canada / Konrad Fassbender, Lindsey Sutherland -- pt. 3. End-of-life care: provision, access, and characteristics. Aggressive treatment and palliative care at the end of life / Kirsten Wentlandt, Camilla Zimmermann ; Access to palliative care / Gunn Grande ; Communication between patient and caregiver / Linda Emanuel -- pt. 4. End-of-life care settings. Palliative care in primary care / Lieve Van den Block ; Palliative care in institutional long-term care settings / Jenny van der Steen ... [et al.] ; Palliative care in hospitals / Amy S. Kelley, Daniel J. Fischberg, R. Sean Morrison -- pt. 5. Inequalities at the end of life: under-served groups. Non-cancer patients as an under-served group / Julia Addington-Hall, Katherine Hunt ; Palliative care for the older adult / Kevin Brazil ; A public health framework for paediatric palliative and hospice care / Kari Hexem, Chris Feudtner ; End-of-life care for patients with intellectual disabilities / Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, Annemieke Wagemans, Leopold Curfs ; End-of-life care for people who live in rural or remote areas versus those who live in urban areas / Donna M. Wilson, Deepthi Mohankumar ; Social inequalities at the end of life / Jonathan Koffman -- pt. 6. End-of-life care policies. Design, implementation, and evaluation of palliative care programmes and services with a public health WHO perspective / Xavier Gómez-Batiste ... [et al.] ; Public health policy regarding end-of-life care in sub-Saharan Africa / Julia Downing, Richard Harding ; Palliative care in the global context: understanding policies to support end-of-life care / David Clark ; The importance of family carers in end-of-life care: a public health approach / Allan Kellehear -- pt. 7. Conclusion. Conclusions: palliative care: the need for a public health approach / Luc Deliens, Joachim Cohen
Control code
759583737
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 255 p.
Isbn
9780199599400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011942562
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)759583737
Label
A public health perspective on end of life care, edited by Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction. Applying a public health perspective to end-of-life care / Joachim Cohen, Luc Deliens -- pt. 2. Clinical and social context of death and dying. Place of death and end-of-life care / Siew Tzuh Tang, Chen-Hsiu Chen ; Circumstances of death and dying / Irene J. Higginson ; End-of-life decisions / Agnes van der Heide, Judith Rietjens ; Economic and health-related consequences of individuals caring for terminally ill cancer patients in Canada / Konrad Fassbender, Lindsey Sutherland -- pt. 3. End-of-life care: provision, access, and characteristics. Aggressive treatment and palliative care at the end of life / Kirsten Wentlandt, Camilla Zimmermann ; Access to palliative care / Gunn Grande ; Communication between patient and caregiver / Linda Emanuel -- pt. 4. End-of-life care settings. Palliative care in primary care / Lieve Van den Block ; Palliative care in institutional long-term care settings / Jenny van der Steen ... [et al.] ; Palliative care in hospitals / Amy S. Kelley, Daniel J. Fischberg, R. Sean Morrison -- pt. 5. Inequalities at the end of life: under-served groups. Non-cancer patients as an under-served group / Julia Addington-Hall, Katherine Hunt ; Palliative care for the older adult / Kevin Brazil ; A public health framework for paediatric palliative and hospice care / Kari Hexem, Chris Feudtner ; End-of-life care for patients with intellectual disabilities / Irene Tuffrey-Wijne, Annemieke Wagemans, Leopold Curfs ; End-of-life care for people who live in rural or remote areas versus those who live in urban areas / Donna M. Wilson, Deepthi Mohankumar ; Social inequalities at the end of life / Jonathan Koffman -- pt. 6. End-of-life care policies. Design, implementation, and evaluation of palliative care programmes and services with a public health WHO perspective / Xavier Gómez-Batiste ... [et al.] ; Public health policy regarding end-of-life care in sub-Saharan Africa / Julia Downing, Richard Harding ; Palliative care in the global context: understanding policies to support end-of-life care / David Clark ; The importance of family carers in end-of-life care: a public health approach / Allan Kellehear -- pt. 7. Conclusion. Conclusions: palliative care: the need for a public health approach / Luc Deliens, Joachim Cohen
Control code
759583737
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 255 p.
Isbn
9780199599400
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011942562
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)759583737

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