Psychosocial palliative care / William S. Breitbart, Yesne Alici ; with the International Psycho-Oncology Society
- Principles of palliative care -- A global perspective on death -- Role of the psycho-oncologist in palliative care -- Anxiety disorders in palliative care -- Depression in palliative care -- Suicide, assisted suicide, and desire for hastened death -- Delirium and other cognitive disorders in palliative care -- Fatigue in palliative care -- Psychotherapy and behavioral interventions in palliative care -- Psychiatric and psychological interventions for the control of selected physical symptoms -- Spiritual and existential issues in the care of the dying -- Cross cultural issues -- Doctor-patient communication -- Grief and bereavement.
- 9780199917402 (print : alk. paper) and 019991740X (print : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Karl R. and Diane Wendle Fink Libraries Collections Endowment; 2014
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