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The Resource Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources

Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources

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Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources
Title
Death and dying sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about management of end-of-life symptoms, caregiving and facility evaluation, and legal and economic issues associated with end-of-life. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.17/5
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.8
LC item number
.D3785 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Omnigraphics, Inc
Series statement
Health reference series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Terminal care
  • Palliative treatment
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Cancer
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV infections
  • Sudden infant death syndrome
  • Palliative treatment
  • Terminal care
  • Life support systems (Critical care)
  • Donation of organs, tissues, etc
  • Assisted suicide
  • Hospice care
  • Long-term care of the sick
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Nursing homes
  • Caregivers
  • Caregivers
  • Terminally ill children
  • Fetal death
  • Infants
  • Children and death
  • Grief
  • Bereavement
  • Cremation
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Death
  • Death
  • Patients
Label
Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I, End-of-life perspectives : -- Defining end of life -- Cultural response to death -- Spirituality in end-of-life care -- Chronic illness in old age -- Research findings about end-of-life care and outcomes
  • Pt. II, Medical management of end-of-life symptoms : -- What is palliative care? -- Pain management and assessment -- Managing and treating fatigue -- Palliative wound care -- Acute Respiratory Distress syndrome (ARDS) -- Nutrition therapy in cancer care -- Delirium
  • Pt. III, Medical decisions surrounding the end of life : -- Understanding healthcare decisions -- Preferences for care at the end of life -- Alzheimer disease and end-of-life issues -- Advanced cancer and end-of-life issues -- Human Immunodeficiency virus/ Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) and end-of-life issues -- Ethics and legal issues in palliative care -- Life support choices -- Termination of life-sustaining treatment -- Organ donation and transplantation -- Physician-assisted suicide
  • Pt. IV, End-of-life care facilities : -- Hospice care -- Types of long-term care -- Long-term care: making the right decisions -- Paying for long-term care -- Nursing home care -- Home care for critically ill patients
  • Pt. V, End-of-life caregiving : -- Communications among patients, families, and providers -- Long-distance caregiving -- End-of-life care for people who have cancer -- Information for caregivers -- The dying process -- What to do when death occurs
  • Pt. VI, Death and children : information for parents -- Caring for the terminally ill child -- Taking care of you: support for caregivers -- Pediatric palliative care -- Children's hospice and end-of-life care -- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) -- Stillbirth, miscarriage, and infant death -- Grieving the death of a child -- Helping children cope with death -- Guiding children through grief
  • Pt. VII, Legal and economic issues at the end of life : -- Getting your affairs in order -- Patient's rights -- Advance directives -- Financial assistance at the end of life -- Social Security issues -- Duties of an Executor / Personal Representative -- Understanding the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Pt. VIII, Final arrangements : -- Funeral services: an overview -- Planning a funeral -- Military funeral planning -- Cremation explained -- Medical certification of death -- If death occurs while traveling -- Grief, bereavement, and coping with loss - Working through grief
  • Pt. IX, Mortality statistics : -- Life expectancy: global trends -- Mortality trends in the United States -- Leading causes of death in the United States -- Life expectancy at birth -- Infant and maternal mortality trends and disparities -- Childhood risk of injury-related death -- Work-related fatalities -- Suicide facts and statistics -- Alcohol-attributable deaths -- Disparities in death from stroke
  • Pt. X, Additional help and information : -- Glossary of end-of-life terms -- Support groups for end-of-life issues -- Resources for information about death and dying
Control code
ocn959373405
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xv, 525 pages
Isbn
9780780814967
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016044060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959373405
Label
Death and dying sourcebook : basic consumer health information about end-of-life care and related perspectives and ethical issues, including end-of-life symptoms and treatments,pain management, quality-of-life concerns, the use of life support, patients' rights and privacy issues, advance directives, physician-assisted suicide, caregiving, organ and tissue donation, autopsies, funeral arrangements, and grief along with statistical data, information about the leading causes of death, a glossary, and directories of support groups and other resources
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. I, End-of-life perspectives : -- Defining end of life -- Cultural response to death -- Spirituality in end-of-life care -- Chronic illness in old age -- Research findings about end-of-life care and outcomes
  • Pt. II, Medical management of end-of-life symptoms : -- What is palliative care? -- Pain management and assessment -- Managing and treating fatigue -- Palliative wound care -- Acute Respiratory Distress syndrome (ARDS) -- Nutrition therapy in cancer care -- Delirium
  • Pt. III, Medical decisions surrounding the end of life : -- Understanding healthcare decisions -- Preferences for care at the end of life -- Alzheimer disease and end-of-life issues -- Advanced cancer and end-of-life issues -- Human Immunodeficiency virus/ Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) and end-of-life issues -- Ethics and legal issues in palliative care -- Life support choices -- Termination of life-sustaining treatment -- Organ donation and transplantation -- Physician-assisted suicide
  • Pt. IV, End-of-life care facilities : -- Hospice care -- Types of long-term care -- Long-term care: making the right decisions -- Paying for long-term care -- Nursing home care -- Home care for critically ill patients
  • Pt. V, End-of-life caregiving : -- Communications among patients, families, and providers -- Long-distance caregiving -- End-of-life care for people who have cancer -- Information for caregivers -- The dying process -- What to do when death occurs
  • Pt. VI, Death and children : information for parents -- Caring for the terminally ill child -- Taking care of you: support for caregivers -- Pediatric palliative care -- Children's hospice and end-of-life care -- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) -- Stillbirth, miscarriage, and infant death -- Grieving the death of a child -- Helping children cope with death -- Guiding children through grief
  • Pt. VII, Legal and economic issues at the end of life : -- Getting your affairs in order -- Patient's rights -- Advance directives -- Financial assistance at the end of life -- Social Security issues -- Duties of an Executor / Personal Representative -- Understanding the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • Pt. VIII, Final arrangements : -- Funeral services: an overview -- Planning a funeral -- Military funeral planning -- Cremation explained -- Medical certification of death -- If death occurs while traveling -- Grief, bereavement, and coping with loss - Working through grief
  • Pt. IX, Mortality statistics : -- Life expectancy: global trends -- Mortality trends in the United States -- Leading causes of death in the United States -- Life expectancy at birth -- Infant and maternal mortality trends and disparities -- Childhood risk of injury-related death -- Work-related fatalities -- Suicide facts and statistics -- Alcohol-attributable deaths -- Disparities in death from stroke
  • Pt. X, Additional help and information : -- Glossary of end-of-life terms -- Support groups for end-of-life issues -- Resources for information about death and dying
Control code
ocn959373405
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xv, 525 pages
Isbn
9780780814967
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016044060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)959373405

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