Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine
Kate Law Community liaison nurse team leader, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester
Now in its fifth edition, this comprehensive textbook comprising research by 234 international contributors covers palliative medicine, service provision, ethical issues and symptom management. It also includes information on specific illnesses, such as heart disease, dementia and HIV, and assessment tools with an easy-to-read summary of them.
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