Palliative Care for Respiratory Patients

Kelly, Carol (2011) Palliative Care for Respiratory Patients. Nursing Standard, 26 (5). pp. 41-46. ISSN 0029-6570

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The article provides an overview of the key issues relating to palliative care for patients with chronic respiratory disease. The need for palliative care in this patient group is identified and the illness trajectory considered. Issues of communication, provision of palliative care services and symptom management are discussed and the need for improved services highlighted.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
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Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2012 14:20

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