Palliative care nursing : caring for suffering patients /Type: BookPublisher: Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2012Description: xiv, 356 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780763773847 (pbk.).Subject(s): Palliative treatment | Nursing | Suffering | Nursing Care -- methods | Palliative Care -- ethics | Pain -- nursing | Terminal Care -- methods
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Community Health CollectionCourse Reserves
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The nature of suffering and palliative care / Mary Kazanowski, Kathleen Ouimet Perrin -- Suffering in special populations / Mertie L. Potter -- Grieving and suffering / Mertie L. Potter -- Ethical responsibilities and issues in palliative care / Kathleen Ouimet Perrin -- Suffering and palliative care at the end of life / Mary Kazanowski -- Acute and chronic pain as sources of suffering / Caryn A. Sheehan -- Spirituality and suffering / Mertie L. Potter, Sylvia Durette, and Mary Kazanowski -- The search for meaning in suffering / Kathleen Ouimet Perrin -- The nurse as witness to suffering / Kathleen Ouimet Perrin -- The role of healing and holistic nursing in palliation of suffering / Maureen Gaynor, Mary Kazanowski, and Mertie L. Potter -- Conveying comfort / Kathleen Ouimet Perrin -- Inspiring hope / Caryn A. Sheehan.